1200 Hour Basic & Master


Outline for 1200 Hour Masters Course:
The Comprehensive Masters Course was designed for the esthetics student starting at the beginning. We’ll guide you through the entire educational process, including everything you need to feel confident in a Spa, Salon or Medical environment.At The SkinScience Institute of Laser & Esthetics, we work with our students individually to make sure that individual educational needs are met.

Comprehensive Masters Course Practical “hands on” Training:

  • Facial Treatments-
    • including cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, facial massage, mask application, toning, and moisturizing
  • Microneedling: Featuring the MicroPen
  • Airbrush Makeup
  • Body Contouring
  • Skin Analysis utilizing magnification, Wood’s Lamp, and Skin Scanner
  • Natural nail manicures
  • Natural nail pedicures
  • Paraffin Treatments
  • Facial Waxing
  • Body Waxing
  • Eyebrow Contouring
  • Hand/arm Massage
  • Foot/leg Massage
  • Back Massage
  • Scalp Massage
  • Neck & Decollete Massage
  • Facials with the aid of machines-
    • including High Frequency, Galvanic, and Rotary Brush
  • Specialty Masks-
    • including rubberizing mask, oatmeal mask, collagen mask, and mud mask
  • Acne Treatments
  • Basic makeup application
  • Dramatic makeup application
  • False Eyelash application
  • Eyebrow tinting
  • Eyelash tinting
  • Eyelash perming
  • NEW**Eyelash Extensions
  • NEW**Camouflage Makeup
  • Back Treatments
  • Body Polish
  • Body Bronzing
  • Basic Chemical Peeling
  • Skin Exfoliation Techniques
  • First Aid, CPR, and AED
  • Rosacea treatments
  • Anti-aging facial treatments
  • Pore cleansing facial treatments
  • Hydrating facial treatments
  • Hot/cold stone facial
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Advanced Chemical peeling-
    • including beta hydroxy acids, alpha hydroxy acids, Jessner solution, herbal green peel, and active enzymes
  • Advanced manicures & pedicures-
    • including credo blade for callous removal, French tips, and pedi-peels
  • Advanced waxing
  • Body Wraps-
    • including mud, seaweed, herbal, essential oil, and cellulite reduction wraps
  • Lymphatic Drainage Massage
  • Ultrasound facial treatment
  • Basic knowledge of laser treatments and procedures


Comprehensive Masters Course Classroom Theory Lectures:

Textbooks Used:
Milady’s Standard Esthetics Fundamentals
Milady’s Standard Esthetics Advanced

Reference Textbook:
Milady’s The Clinical Esthetician

  • Skin Care History and Opportunities
  • Professionalism
  • Sanitation and Disinfection
  • Anatomy, Physiology, and Histology of the Skin
  • Basic Chemistry
  • Product Ingredients
  • Electricity Basics
  • Skin Disorders and Diseases
  • Skin Analysis
  • Basic Facial Theory
  • Theory on Facial Machines
  • Hair Removal
  • Free Radicals
  • Antioxidants
  • Enzymes
  • Chemical Peels
  • Cosmetic Procedures
  • Pre and Postoperative Care
  • Makeup Theory
  • Business of the Salon/ Spa World
  • Product Sales and Services
  • Career Planning-
    • Includes Resume and cover letter building, preparing for licensure and work in the field of esthetics
  • Advanced Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin
  • Skin Penetration of Product
  • The Immune System
  • Free Radicals
  • Aids
  • Sanitation, Disinfection, Hygiene and Sterilization
  • Hormones and Their Effect on the Skin
  • Sensitive skin, Rosacea, and Allergies
  • Cosmetic Chemistry
  • Performance Ingredients
  • Acne Management
  • Comedogenicity
  • Extractions
  • Sun Damage and Aging
  • Theory of Advanced Chemical Peeling and Exfoliation Techniques
  • Scientific Approach to Skin Care
  • Men’s Facials
  • Nutrition
  • Pharmacology
  • Aging Skin
  • Sensitive Skin
  • Hyper pigmentation
  • Acne
  • Ethnic Skin
  • Holistic/ Alternative Skin Care
  • Advanced Home Care
  • Camouflage Therapy
  • Treating Plastic Surgery Patients
  • Medical Conditions
  • Diseases and Disorders (In Depth)
  • Basic Medical Skin Care Procedures
  • Pre and Postoperative care
  • Medical Relations
  • Medical terminology, charts, and documentation
  • Working in a Medical Environment
  • Basic Business Administration

No matter what your learning style is, we’ll make sure you receive a well-rounded education.

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