Spa Therapy

What good is having different talents if you’re not supposed to use them? If you’re a double-, triple-, or even a quadruple-threat, our Spa Therapies program is the place for you!

If your passion can’t be confined into just one area, let it soar! We provide advanced training in multiple areas like skin care, makeup, nail care, body treatments, and hair removal. Talk about being a know-it-all (but in a good way)! You’ll learn the skills to pursue whichever avenue you choose. Plus, your work environment options aren’t bad either – from going abroad, setting sail with a cruise line or snagging a job at a resort or health club, you’ll have plenty to consider.


Possible Career Paths

  • Spa Therapist
  • Esthetician
  • Body Wrapper
  • Skin Care Consultant
  • Nail Technician
  • Makeup Artist
  • Platform Artist
  • Educator
  • Retail Sales Representative
  • Manufacturer’s Representative
  • Salon or Spa Owner

You’ll be trained in:

    • A variety of professional services that promote the renewal of the mind, body and spirit.
    • Body treatments, which are essentially a facial for the whole body to cleanse, exfoliate and hydrate the skin
      Holistic approaches to heal through:
  • Reflexology
  • Aromatherapy and raindrop technique
  • Protocols with volcanic stones and semiprecious gems
  • Energy therapies to balance the Chakras
  • Vibration Therapy
  • Reiki
  • Polarity Therapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments for the face and body, vasti, pindas, Shirodara, yoga and breathing techniques (Pranayama)
  • Chinese medicine: Chinese Herbology, Feng Shui – Chikung
  • Body masks and natural wraps using fruits, chocolate, coffee and wine
  • Oriental wraps using Ayurvedic, Thai and Balinese techniques
  • Clay, mud and seaweed wraps
  • Paraffin and parafango treatments
  • Hot and cold wraps (to slim and tone the body)
  • Hydrotherapy and its’ effects on the body, hot and cold bandages
  • Plaster wraps
  • Slimming massage techniques (i.e., lymphatic drainage and wood therapy)
  • Body contouring treatments [electroporation or virtual mesotherapy, vacuum therapy, laser therapy (known as lipolaser), pressotherapy, ultrasonic cavitation, radio frequency, electro-stimulation therapy, thermal blanket]
  • Manicures including the French manicure, shellac, manicure treatments (using spa techniques, oil, cream)
  • Pedicures (spa pedicure, pedicure treatments using salts, coffee, flowers and other natural elements)
  • Acrylic nails including encapsulated, 3D, dual system, sculptured and using nail tips
  • UV Gelatin nails
  • Acrygel and dipped powder nails
  • Organic nails
  • Nail wraps and mending techniques using silk and fiberglass
  • Nail polishing including nail lacquer, gel polish application and other innovative trends
  • Nail art and design
  • Paraffin treatments for the hands and feet
  • Massage techniques for the hands and feet
  • Reflexology for the hands and feet
  • Relaxation techniques including aromatherapy
  • Nail health and safety practices
  • Use of specialized products, tools, implements and equipment
  • Resume development, job interview skills and professional ethics
  • Salon management
  • Structure/Function of the Skin
  • Skin Disease, Disorders, and Treatments
  • Hair Removal Techniques including Sugaring, Roll-On Wax, Soft and Hard Wax, and Eyebrow Design
  • Makeup Application
  • Cosmetic Chemistry
  • Facial Massage including Swedish and Lymphatic Drainage Massages
  • Chemical Peels including acid peels
  • Esthetics and Skin Care Products/Equipment
  • Facial Treatments including Full Facials and Mini-Facials
  • Advanced facial techniques using Microdermabrasion, ultrasound, galvanic current, vacuum therapy
  • Back Facials, a particularly requested treatment in South Florida

Our curriculum, a mix of hands-on training and lectures, will prep you for the future. After completing our program, not only will you be able to register as a Spa Therapist or Body Wrapper, but you’ll also be able to apply for a Full Specialist license!

Our Spa Therapies program is 900 clock hours and can take 9 to 14 months to complete. The actual completion time depends on you, your schedule, and how often you attend. Get started now!

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