This course builds on topics introduced in Esthetics & Spa Therapy 1. Students are introduced to new techniques using gel nail polish and light-curing technology. Students will learn to use specific tools and techniques to perform spa and gel manicures and pedicures. Students are introduced to specialized foot services. Students will continue to build on and master facial treatments, in addition to developing confidence in using electrical equipment (laser theory, microdermabrasion, microcurrent, galvanic, LED, ultrasonic), professional-grade products, and advanced techniques. In addition to product knowledge, students will be introduced to body massage services (hot stone massage, aromatherapy), client comfort, and draping. Students will learn in a professional spa environment that provides real-life, hands-on experience.
Course code: ESTH 1201
Length: 400.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.