Esthetician


ESTHETICIAN COURSE (600 HOURS)
The curriculum for students enrolled in an Esthetician course shall consist of six hundred (600) clock hours of technical instruction and practical operations covering all practices of an Esthetician, pursuant to Section 7354 of the Cosmetology Act. For the purpose of this section, technical instruction shall mean instruction by demonstration, lecture, classroom participation, or examination. Practical operation shall mean the actual performance by the student of a complete service on another person. Such technical instruction and practical operations shall include:

MINIMUM SPECIFIED PRACTICAL OPERATIONS:

10  Disinfection and Sanitation
60  Facials (Electrical)
40  Wax and depilatories
10  Hair Removal & Eyebrow Arching, Tweezers
40 Facials (Manual)
40 Chemicals (Chemical skin peels, packs, masks and scrubs)
40 Make-up & Eyelash Application

ESTHETICIAN PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVE:
Acquire knowledge of laws and rules regulating California Cosmological establishing practices, acquire the knowledge of sanitation and sterilization as related to all phases of skin, acquire the knowledge of general theory relative to Esthetics including anatomy, physiology, chemistry, and theory and acquire business management techniques common to Esthetics.

SKILLS TO BE DEVELOPED:
Learn the proper use of implements relative to all Esthetician services, acquire the knowledge of analyzing the skin prior to all services to determine any disorders, will learn the procedures and terminology used in performing all Esthetician services, will learn the application of daytime and evening make-up to include the application of individual and false strip eyelashes and also learn the proper procedure of plain and electrical facials.

ATTITUDES AND APPRECIATION’S TO BE DEVELOPED:
Be able to appreciate good workmanship common to Esthetician, possess a positive attitude towards the public and fellow workers appreciate honesty and integrity and have improved personality in dealing with patrons and colleagues.

REQUIREMENTS FOR SATISFACTORY COMPLETION OF COURSE:
Shall have completed Theory and Operations required by Board of Barbering & Cosmetology with a grade average of “C” (70%) or better. All tuition, fees and charges must be paid in full prior to the release of final papers.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:
When a student has completed the required theory hours and practical operations in Esthetician with a GPA of ”C” (70%) or better he or she is awarded a diploma certifying his or her graduation. Students are assisted in completing the necessary documents to file for the appropriate Barbering and Cosmetology Examination.

LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:
Applicant must be 17 years of age or older and have completed the 10th grade, A Cosmetician license will be granted by the State of California only alter the student has successfully completed and graduated from the Cosmetology course as described above and passed the licensing exam with an overall average of 70%.

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