Our Esthetics Program

You have begun a career in the growing field of skin where the possibilities are endless. Hair design and esthtics are part of the fastest growing, creative and adventurous industries in the world today. This course includes a makeup/color analysis, facials, waxing and much more. It is designed to prepare the students to obtain the knowledge and skills needed to pas the State Board exams. This program offers comprehensive training in the feild of esthetics that will prepare graduates for an entry level position in a spa or salon atmosphere.

If you feel you would be a perfect fit for this profession and would like to be a part of the beauty field, please make an appointment with our school to discuss the possibilties of a career move that will change your life.

Esthetics Curriculum

The State of Missouri requires that each esthetician obtain practical and theoretical experience in the following subject areas.

Basic Training

  • History of skin
  • Personal hygiene and public health
  • Professional ethics
  • Sterilization and sanitation
  • Introduction to skin analysis and skin care and facial treatments
Scientific Concepts
  • Cells, metabolism and body systems
  • Bacteriology
  • Physiology and histology of the skin
  • Human anatomy
  • Chemistry
  • Disorders of the skin
Practices and Procedures
  • Non-therapeutic massage, excluding the scalp
  • Nutrition and health of skin
  • Skin analysis
  • Cleansing the skin
  • Mask therapy and facial treatments
  • Facial treatments without the aid of machines
  • Electricity, machines and apparatus
  • Facial treatments with the aid of machines
  • Hair removal
  • Professional makeup techniques
  • Product knowledge
Business Practices
  • Missouri laws
  • OSHA standards