In this advanced course, we review the basic skin anatomy with a special focus on the hair follicle and the specific disorders that can arise from the hair follicle. You will gain a deep understanding of both the causes and trigger of Acne Vulgaris and the best treatment protocols. We will cover the 4 grades of acne, how they are treated in a skin care clinic and by a physician. You will learn about skin care products and ingredients as well as skin care modalities ie: Tesla, Blue LED and how they work in the treatment and control of acne. We will discuss how certain hormones and types of anaerobic bacteria play a great role in the creation of acne, and the medications that doctors use to treat it as well as vitamins and other supplements that can be helpful in the control of acne. Your instructor will provide you with an effective skin extraction treatment demo.
Acne Rosacea will also be discussed in this class.
Class Type: Theory and hands-on.
Hours: 9:30AM-5:00PM Cost: $160 ($144 if registered at least 24 hours in advance) Class Size: 6-8 students Required Supplies: We provide all supplies necessary. Models: Participants practice the hands-on portion on one another. If you have contra-indications to a particular treatment, please let us know prior to scheduling.
By attending and completing this class you will receive a certificate of completion for this course. However, in order to receive the certificate, you will need to pass the test with a 73% grade.
By attending 5 clinical esthetic classes and completing and passing the required tests you will earn your Clinical Esthetic Certification from Concepts Institute of Advanced Esthetics. A test is given to each student at the close of every class and a 73% passing grade is required in order to receive a certificate. The fee for the final exam is $35. You can see all of the classes that qualify in our Clinical Esthetics Certificate Courses Category.
CLASS POLICIES AND TERMS
Refunds: For a full refund please call one week prior to the start of the class. Sorry, No refunds of deposit can be given for cancellation within three days and no refunds for no-shows. We reserve the right to cancel any class. In this case a full refund will be returned and the class will be rescheduled. Repeat Class: If you have taken a class and wish to have a refresher, the fee is half the original fee of the class. Please, contact us to register. Cost: Rates are subject to change. Class Size: Typical class size is 6-8 students. We like to keep our classes smaller so that everyone receives focused attention and thorough training
QUESTIONS AND MORE INFO
If you have any questions about the class please contact us at email@example.com or 415-295-7107.
Michele Phelan has been a licensed, practicing esthetician for over 30 years. She has taught esthetics at every level including; State Board, clinical/medical and CIDESCO. Michele writes the core curriculum and teaches the Clinical esthetics portion of our innovative and highly advanced program.
Michele is an International CIDESCO diplomat, CIDESCO educator and CIDESCO test examiner. She is a registered aromatherapist, one of the few registered here in the United States.
She writes on a variety of industry topics and her articles have been featured in such publications as Skin Inc., Dermascope, Les Nouvelle Esthetiques, Skin Deep and Aromatherapy newsletter She has been interviewed by CBS for her extensive knowledge of skin care. Michele owned an innovative and clinically integrative spa in San Francisco for over twenty years and still maintains a private practice. She is a contributing author of the book " The Esthetician's Guide to Outstanding Esthtetics" volume I and II and the Executive Director at Concepts Institute of Advanced Esthetics.