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What we do

What we do

Concepts Institute of Advanced Esthetics offers advanced esthetics hands-on training and lectures on medical esthetic topics at our training studio in Sausalito California as well as virtually through Zoom. Please check the schedule for dates. or contact us with questions. It is our goal to elevate the esthetics industry to a whole new level by raising the bar when it comes to education.

Expert instruction

Our programs are taught by some of the most respected and knowledgeable educators in the industry and are focused on enabling students to achieve success.
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Something for Everyone

Our courses are open to any licensed estheticians, nurses and cosmetologists alike, as well as esthetician and cosmetology students who are currently enrolled in state board approved schools.
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Get Certified

Earn your Clinical or Para-Medical Esthetics certificate from Concepts Institute, or simply take courses to quickly enhance your practice!
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Industry Excellence

Whether you are a spa owner, private practitioner, nurse or work as an esthetician in a salon or medi-spa, we will arm you with the knowledge and tools you need to excel.

Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes
Treatments with Chemical Peels
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This course covers 4 different peels: Glycolic acid, Latic acid, Salicylic acid and Jessner’s. We will also discuss other AHAs as well. We will...

Understanding and Treatment of Hyperpigmentation
9:30 am - 2:30 pm

We will go over the Integumentary system with a special focus on the melanocyte and the melanogenesis process. More Class Info

Galvanic, Ultrasonic, and High Frequency Machines
9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Learn how Galvanic can help make extractions easier with its saponification effect, and how it can help water-loving ingredients enter the skin with greater...

The Chemistry and Blending of Essential Oils
9:30 am - 2:30 pm

To provide in depth knowledge of the chemistry, history, and blending of essential oils. Learn about many of the essential oils that are used...

Understanding the Integumentary System & Prescribing Appropriate Treatments
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This class covers understanding the intricacies of the Integumentary system ie: the skin cell, skin tissues and their functions. More Class Info

Diamond Microdermabrasion
9:30 am - 2:30 pm

This modality is still one of the most commonly practiced modalities in a skin care clinic. We will focus on the benefits and correct...

Micro-current for the Face – A class on Anti-aging
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

In this advanced anti-aging class we will focus on biological and environmental aging causes. More Class Info