Our Esthetician classes are designed to help students master moderate and advanced skills in skincare, make-up, and beauty concepts. Our 750-clock hour esthetician program creates intelligent and skilled professionals. You will graduate from our school for Estheticians with confidence knowing you are spa-ready and an asset to future employers in the beauty industry.
Our Esthetician Program offers all the knowledge necessary to begin your career in skincare. We are an esthetician school that provides comprehensive esthetician classes and training for future estheticians.
Our curriculum covers a variety of skin care techniques and conditions while training you on facials, chemical exfoliation, hair removal, microdermabrasion, and more. You will graduate from our esthetician school with confidence knowing you are spa-ready and an asset to future employers in the beauty industry.
Our unique Skin Assessment and Recommendation System simplifies the skin analysis process by providing a foundation for our students to build critical-thinking skills. The unique process is segmented into four parts what our students learn:
We start by gathering the client information on a client intake form. This will allow us to identify demographic information, client concerns, health history, and lifestyle factors.
During Analyze, we are identifying the skin type/condition(s), contraindications, and Fitzpactrick type. This will allow us to create a summary of the skin analysis.
After the skin analysis summary, we then perform a customized service to address the client’s needs. This would include making informed decisions on products, tools, devices, and an approach that would be utilized for the customized service the client will experience.
Our final step is to Teach the client about the care of their own skin. We recap the service performed, observations made, post-care approach, recommend future treatments and products to use at home. Although this is the last step, we stress the importance of Teach the client.
Our Esthetician classes include MUD’s Exclusive 84-Hour Beauty Essentials Course and Level I Make-up Certification. Since 2018, our Esthetician school has provided students with the PCA Skin certification. Our School For Estheticians Has Partnered With the Dermalogica To Provide Students With Interactive Videos & Resources. Through our partnership with Dermalogica, a leader in advanced esthetics training, our Esthetician school and program provides our students online access to esthetics educational materials combined with cutting-edge technical videos and resources from Dermalogica.
At the start of each program, Pivot Point Academy equips students with a professional Esthetics Student Kit that includes a Dermalogica product kit. You also will receive an iPad needed to access our interactive learning platform Learn About Beauty (LAB). For the makeup training, students will be provided a MUD Makeup Artist Training kit that includes high-quality tools you’ll need to begin your career in skincare. Additionally, during the advanced training segment, students will be provided with a PCA Skin product kit to complement the PCA Skin certification.
Below some additional sources for your research during your orientation. The following blogs are available to you to broaden your knowledge base and continue your understanding of the Beauty Industry, especially skincare:
Business Training – Increasing the Salon Readiness of our students
9 Step Guide on How to Perform a Facial Treatment
12 Tips to Consider Prior to Applying Foundation – How to Apply Foundation to Your Face
After doing a ton of research, I chose to attend Pivot Point Academy to obtain my Cosmetology license. Their curriculum looked the best compared to other schools, and I’ve heard great feedback from friends that attended this beauty school.Lisa W.
I recently attended the Cosmetology school at Pivot Point Academy to tighten up my skills. Great instructors that facilitate a collaborative learning experience that is not only based on concepts – but also hands-on practice to help enhance your skills.Sophia B.
Attending Pivot Point Academy for my cosmetology training was the single most important career decision I’ve made. From the strongest in fundamentals to a vast network, I wouldn’t be the traveling artists I am today without it. In one word: Blessed!Julianna P.
I chose Pivot Point because of its professional but fun atmosphere. I feel that they took cosmetology as seriously as I did but everyone was still warm and welcoming! I am now working at a Redken Elite Salon in Chicago and I feel like I’ve found a home in my rising salon!Natalie G.
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