How to Become a Luxury Esthetician

Next Class Starts: Sep 25th
Next Class Starts: Sep 25th

Blog, Program Info Feb 14 2017

In 2015, in the U.S. alone, 179 million people visited a spa, according to Statista. The numbers don’t lie; the spa world is a booming business, and we know why! Who doesn’t like to be pampered and fawned over? People everywhere enjoy days at the spa where they can leave feeling their very best. For estheticians, this love of luxury means something else: more potential jobs! If you’re interested in pursuing a career in esthetics, you should consider going a step further and look at getting an education in luxury services!

What Does a Luxury Esthetician Do?

During our course, Esthetics 103 (Esthetics+Luxury Spa Training), you can learn basic esthetics in addition to luxury services. Luxury services include brow shaping, luxury body wraps, eyelash extensions and aromatherapy.

Depending on where you work, you might be able to perform one or all of these services. Many luxury spas are looking for estheticians who can perform these types of services without additional training.

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Where Can They Work?

Luxury estheticians may have the opportunity to work in places like:

  • Spas
  • Luxury spas
  • Cruise ships
  • Brow bars
  • Lash bars
  • And many other amazing places!

How Do You Become a Luxury Esthetician?

Usually, when someone wants to become a luxury esthetician, they are interested in:

  • Helping someone with damaged skin. They are genuinely concerned about their client’s health and wellbeing.
  • Making others feel beautiful!
  • Taking care of themselves and others in holistic-type way.
  • Learning continually. As more services and trends arise, estheticians should always be learning the latest and greatest.

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Here at Bellus Academy, we offer an Esthetics 103 course at our Poway and El Cajon locations. Our program is 900 hours and blends basic and luxury esthetics together. Most programs don’t offer students the chance to learn brow shaping and lash extensions in one course. We believe that we are a one-stop-shop for this type of training. It takes approximately 7 months to complete this course if you attend the day course and 9 months in the night classes.

I Want to do This!

Does this career sound like something you’d enjoy? Check out our program pages, and contact us!

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