Esthetics

ESTHETICS PROGRAM

CIP Code 12.0409 SOC CODE: 39-5094
 
Skin Care Specialist — Woman Undergo Facial Treatment in Washington, DC
 
The Esthetics is a 600 hour program that prepares individuals to cleanse, depilate, massage, and beautify the human body and to function as licensed estheticians and skin care specialists. Includes instruction in skin anatomy, physiology, and health; principles of nutrition; decontamination and infection control; health and safety; facial and facial massage, electricity and facial machines methods of hair removal make up, advance topics and treatments client consultation and care; and scope of practice and regulatory rules.
 

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Once the student has completed the program and passed the DC State Board of Cosmetology examination for licensure he/she will be qualified to obtain employment as Skin Care Specialists, (SOC CODE 39-5094)

REQUIREMENTS FOR DC STATE BOARD EXAMINATION FOR ESTHETICS

To be eligible to receive an esthetics license, the applicant shall meet the following requirements:
  • Be at least 17 years old
  • Have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Have completed and been credited with 600 hours of fundamental training