This state licensed program provides for the required 400 hours of specialized instruction and application of skills necessary to pass the State Board Esthetics exams. This program provides necessary business education to assist the student in developing their business and career. Students will be trained to help maintain the health of the facial and body skin by using correct cleansing methods, increasing circulation, relaxing nerves, and activating the skin glands and metabolism through massage. Career options include day spas, assistant to dermatologists or cosmetic surgeons, skin care specialist in a hospital setting, makeup artist, cruise lines, manufacturer’s representative, and corrective skin care specialist. Students will complete a Strengths-based portfolio.