Northern Virginia Laser and Esthetic Training
Basic Esthetics Course Outline
Description: 600 hours
Days and Hours: Mondays and Tuesdays 9 am – 4 pm
Tuition: $8,900 includes books, supplies, and online distance program
Enrollments are completed in office and a deposit of $1000 is required
BES101- Orientation and Business
School policies, professional image, professional ethics and practices, successful communication, client records and confidentiality, career planning, resume building and job search, types of compensation, continuing education, the business of skin care, management, insurance, sales, inventory and retailing, taxes and payroll.
BES102-State Laws and Regulations
State Laws and Regulations regarding Esthetics. Board for Barbers and Cosmetologists, OSHA
Principles of infection control, disinfection, sterilization, microorganisms, federal agencies, professional spa and salon image, OSHA requirements, Material Safety Data Sheets, basics of electricity, and general procedures and safety measures.
General anatomy and physiology, skin structure and function, skin disorders and diseases, and skin conditions.
Health screening, client intake forms and consultations, skin analysis, skin types, basic manual facial procedures, extraction techniques, effleurage and related facial massage movements, cleansing procedures, facial machines, electrical facial treatments, machines, equipment and electricity, cosmetic chemistry, product ingredients, nutrition, and general procedures and safety measures.
Body masks, body scrubs, body wraps, aromatherapy, advanced topics, and general procedures and safety
Hair morphology, hair growth cycles, types of hair removal, tweezing, chemical and mechanical hair removal, types of wax, general procedures and safety measures.
Makeup products, tools, and supplies, brushes, color theory, client consultation, special occasion makeup, camouflage, false lash application and removal, lash extensions, lash perming and tinting, retailing, lightening hair on the body except scalp, and general procedures and safety measures.