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April 7, 2015

How To Become An Esthetician

How To Become An Esthetician

As summer approaches we can’t help but think about skin care, especially here in sunny Florida. Taking care of your skin in the summer months is critical and the more time we spend outside, the more we increase our chances of problem skin. Even with the application of the proper sun screens and moisturizers, there is nothing like getting a facial.

Have you ever wondered about the person giving you that facial? How would your world look if you were an esthetician? Well, hopefully we can show you what it’s like and how you can become a skin care specialist.

What Do Estheticians Do?

The esthetician field provides a number of treatments designed to improve skin. In the beauty business this discipline is focused on skin care and has grown rapidly in the past few years as more and more people are finding it important to improve the appearance of their skin. Some of the following are procedures you will learn and perform as an esthetician:

  • Facials
  • Exfoliation Treatments
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Waxing
  • Facial Massages
  • Body Wraps
  • Hair Removal


Most importantly you will be providing skin care regimes to your clients and helping them understand how to properly care for their skin.

How To Become An Esthetician

Now that you know what estheticians do, how do you become an esthetician? There are three simple steps.

  1. Apply to a school with an esthetician program.
  2. Complete the program and earn your certificate.
  3. Apply for your state license.

Florida Estheticians’ Requirements

In the state of Florida applicants must successfully complete a minimum of 260 hours of education.

Starting Your Career

Now that you have the information on how to become become an esthetician the question remains – do you want to become an esthetician? If the answer is yes and you would like to take a tour of our school, book an appointment with one of our admissions representatives. For Lakeland call (863) 682-Hair (4247), for Tampa call (813) 654-4529 or complete our online request.

Florida Board of Cosmetology
Skin Inc.
Associated Skin Care Professionals

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Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone: (863) 682 – HAIR
or (863) 682 – 4247

4961-A Adamo Drive, Suite 120
Tampa, FL 33605
Phone: (813) 654-4529