November 4, 2022
Thinking About a Future in Esthetics?
Have you ever wondered what a future in esthetics could look like? You have a passion for the beauty industry and love all things skincare. Let’s turn that passion into a career you love! Starting your journey into the beauty industry can seem daunting at first. We’re going to give you a step-by-step guide to get you started in esthetics.
Find a school you love
The most important part of the process is finding a beauty school you love. You want to be sure to find a school that has the programs and culture that best fit you. At Xenon Academy, we strive to be more than just a beauty school! Our goal is to have a community of support for all of our students. We want to provide our students with a learning environment and the tools they’ll need to be successful in whichever career path they choose.
At Xenon Academy, we know that the beauty industry is ever-changing and constantly growing. That’s why you deserve a modern education that encourages your creativity and helps you become the esthetician you were always meant to be. For over 30 years, our team has been teaching the next generation of beauty professionals using salon-quality tools and techniques. Pursue your passion for esthetics and prepare for your future by enrolling at Xenon Academy!
About our esthetics program
If you have a passion for skincare, then an education in esthetics could be a great career path for you. Our esthetics program can teach you all the fundamentals you need to know about skincare. There’s more to being an esthetician than just relaxing spa treatments and makeup. At Xenon Academy, we know that being a good esthetician means knowing how to build relationships and manage a business. Which is why we include that in our curriculum.
Our 600-hour program can be finished in less than a year. Classes are held Tuesday – Friday from 8:45 am to 4:30 pm. As a student, you will receive a combination of classroom education and hands-on experience in our student salon. After a minimum of 200 hours, you can start practicing the skills you learned on guests, under the supervision of our licensed instructors.
Here’s a look into skills you could potentially learn in our program:
- Skin and Skin Analysis
- Skin Disorders
- Facials and Facial Massage
- Body Treatments
- Hair Removal
- Makeup and Spray Tanning
- Lash Training
- Anatomy and Chemistry
- Business: Career Prep
- Professional Development
- Rules, Regulations, State Law, Infection Control Practices
- Salon Floor Classroom
- Salon Success
- Professional Ethics and Client Service
- Management and Salesmanship
- And more!
Many estheticians will tell you that job opportunities and career flexibility are a few of the biggest perks when it comes to pursuing a career in esthetics. Becoming an esthetician is a highly rewarding career filled with making people feel beautiful about themselves. There’s no better feeling than coming home from a day’s work knowing you are helping someone improve their skin.
Understanding the different career paths you could take can help you decide if esthetics is right for you. Here are a couple of potential careers you could pursue as an esthetician:
- Makeup Artist
- Brand Representative
- Hair Removal Specialist
- Eyelash Specialist
- Spa Esthetician
- Skin Specialist
- Cosmetic Buyer
- And much more!
Pursuing your dreams is an investment in yourself and sometimes that investment can feel a little overwhelming. We want to provide ways for our students to follow their dreams and study what they love. We offer a variety of financial aid options to students who qualify:
- Unsubsidized and Subsidized loans
- Pell Grants
- Veterans Administration Benefits
If you want to learn more about our options, contact us and we would be happy to answer any questions you may have!
Start your journey today!
Are you ready to start your future in esthetics? Looking for a school that will set you up for success? Xenon Academy can help with that. Contact us today to learn more about what programs we offer or how to enroll. We can’t wait to help you get started in your future in esthetics!