Esthetics Curriculum

Course Description:

After the successful completion of this course, the student will be able to use the art of negotiating in a spa setting, know ethical conduct and legal responsibility relating to esthetic practices, as well as be aware of the Virginia’s laws and regulations for the Board for Barber and Cosmetology.

Course Weekly Assignment Schedule

Instructor: Post additional assignment or requirement scheduled day between 12am and 11:59pm

Student: All weekly assignments will be available to download on day at 9:00am

Website addresswww.instituteofepidermalcelltherapy.com

Email address:deborahwaters@estheticstherapy.com or Please email or upload in to LMS all assignments on the scheduled date by 11:59pm.

Office hours: Assignments posting schedule

Earliest 12:00 am – Latest 11:59 pm

Examinations

All examinations will be completed and taken in the traditional brick and mortar classroom only.

Example of Schedule

  • Sunday: (Theory) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Current Event/Discussion
    • Vocabulary Facts/ Summary
  • Monday: (Theory/Clinic) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Current Event/Discussion
    • Vocabulary Facts/ Summary
  • Tuesday: (Theory/Clinic) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
  • Wednesday: (Theory/Clinic) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Current Event/Discussion
    • Vocabulary Facts/ Summary
  • Thursday: (Online Theory) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Current Event/Summary
  • Friday: (Online Theory) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Current Event/Summary
  • Saturday: (Theory/Clinic) All weekly assignments are due by 11:59pm
    • Case Study/ Projects

Textbooks and Other Required Materials:

Basic Esthetics Skillbook: a Comprehensive guide of esthetics procedures and techniques.  School of Esthetics and Research and L. Saphonia Gee


The Esthetics Curriculum Course Titles and Hours of Instruction

Esthetician has the training and scope of practice that allows the esthetician to treat the epidermis. Regulations for State of Virginia Board of Barber and Cosmetology as it applies to Esthetics; The esthetics curriculum and hours of instruction in this technology shall consist of 600 hours or equivalent credit hours and shall include, but not be limited to, the following:

Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
1. Orientation and business topics – minimum of 25 hours of instruction.
#200 Orientation & Introduction Esthetics Industry 4 4 0
#218A Business Practices -Business Plan 7 7 0
#218B Business Practices – Financial Report 7 7 0
# 217 Marketing & Retail Skills 7 7 0
Total Orientation and Business Topics Hours 25 25 0
2. Laws and regulations – minimum of 10 hours of instruction. Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#219 Laws & Regulations -State Board Regulation 10 10 0
Total Laws & Regulations Hours 10 10 0
3. General sciences – minimum of 80 hours of instruction. Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#310 Basic Cosmetic Chemistry 10 10 0
#205 Bacteriology & Infection Control 10 10 0
#211 Function of Skincare & Cosmetic Ingredient 10 10 0
#349 Product Ingredients Analysis & Skin Conditions 10 10 0
#339A Virginia State Board – Universal Precautions 10 10 0
#339B Virginia State Board – OSHA 10 10 0
#450 State Board Review – Sanitation and Safety Standards 10 10 0
#215 Basic Electricity and Electric Current- 10 10 0
Total General Sciences Hours 80 80 0
4. Applied sciences – minimum of 95 hours of instruction. Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#202 Structure & Function of the Human Skeletal Systems 7 7 0
#203 Structure & Function of Human Nerves System 7 7 0
#308 Structure & Function of Human Muscular Systems 7 7 0
#206 Structure & Function of the Human Cellular System 7 7 0
#350 Characteristics of the Skin 12.5 12.5 0
#209 Structure & Function of Human Hair Follicle- 7 7 0
#313A Structure & Function of Human Circulatory/Arterial System 7 7 0
#313B Structure & Function of Human Circulatory/Venous System 7 7 0
#311 Structure & Function of the Human Body Systems and Organs 7 7 0
#330 Structure & Function of Human Hands 7 7 0
#204 Structure & Function of the Human Integumentary Systems 12.5 12.5 0
#202 Structure & Function of the Human Skeletal Systems 7 7 0
Total Applied Sciences Hours 95 95 0
5. Skin care – minimum of 255 hours of instruction. Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
5a. Skin care Lecture/ Theory
#214 Facial Structure Analysis 25 25 0
#315 Second Skin Analysis & Consultation- Pigmentation & Inflammation 25 25 0
#343 Third Skin Analysis & Consultation- Burns & Growths 25 25 0
#345 Fifth Skin Analysis & Consultation- Muscle Tone 25 25 0
#346 Sixth Skin Analysis- Sebaceous Activity 25 25 0
#347 Seventh Skin Analysis – Wrinkles & Fine Lines 25 25 0
#348 Eighth Skin Analysis – Hair 25 25 0
#212 First Skin Analysis & Consultation-Skin Types & Characteristics 25 25 0
Total Skin care Lecture/ Theory Hours 200 200 0
5b. Skin care Clinic/Skills Consultations, Cleansing and analysis of the face and body 35 Performance Time – 15 minutes per Performance Manual Facials and Treatment 65 Performance Time 20 minutes per Performance Machine or electrical facials and Treatment 50 Performance Time 25 minutes per Performance
#413 Electric Current 14.5 0 14.5
#301 Client Draping & Preparation 5 0 5
#366 Facial Massage Techniques 5 0 5
#302C IECT Practical Facial 14.5 0 14.5
#302A State Board Facial 12 0 12
#302B State Board Theory 4 2 2
Total Skin care Clinic/ Skills 55 2 53
Total Skin care Hours 255 202 53
6. Makeup – minimum of 65 hours of instruction. Makeup 25 Performance Time 10 minutes per Performance Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#306 Makeup Application 12 2 10
#213 Color Theory – Undertones & Pigment 12 2 10
#327 Eyebrow & Eyelash Tinting/Perming 9 2 7
#302C IECT Practical Facial 32 0 32
Total Makeup Hours 65 6 59
7. Body and other treatments – minimum of 20 hours of instruction. Body Treatment and Back Treatment 20 Performance Time 15 minutes per Performance Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#307 Spa Body Treatments 20 2 18
Total Body and Other Treatment Hours 20 2 18
8. Hair removal – minimum of 50 hours of instruction. 25 Performance Time 15 minutes per Performance Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
#305 Body Hair Removal – Soft wax 10 2 8
#319 Body Hair Removal -Hard wax 10 2 8
 #302C IECT Practical Facial 30 0 30
Total Hair Removal Hours 50 4 46

Total Instruction Lecture/ Theory Clinic/ Skills
Total Hours 600 424 176

Courses by Week in the Esthetics Program at The Institute of Epidermal Cell Therapy.


#200 Orientation & Introduction Esthetics Industry


#214 Facial Structure Analysis


#205 Bacteriology & Infection Control


#206 Structure and Function of the Human Cellular System


#301 Client Draping and Preparation


#204 Structure and Function of the Human Integumentary System


#212 First Skin Analysis & Consultation


#202 Structure and Function of the Human Skeletal System


#315 Second Skin Analysis & Consultation


#203 Structure and Function of the Human Nervous System


#343 Third Skin Analysis and Consultation -Mechanical Exfoliation


#313 A Structure and Function of the Circulatory/Arterial System


#313 B Structure and Function of the Circulatory/Venous System


#308 Structure and Function of the Human Muscular System


#366 Facial Massage Techniques


#311 Structure and Function of Human Body System & Organs


#330 Structure and Function of the Human Hand


#215 Basic Electricity and Electric Current


#346 Sixth Skin Analysis – Sebaceous Activity


#310 Basic Cosmetic Chemistry


#347 Seventh Skin Analysis & Consultation


#209 Structure and Function of the Human Hair Follicle


#348 Eighth Skin Analysis & Consultation


#211 Function of Skincare & Cosmetics Product Ingredients


#349 Product Ingredients Analysis & Skin Conditions


#327 Eyebrow & Eyelash Tinting


#413 Electric Current


#305 Body Hair Removal – Soft Wax


#319 Body Hair Removal – Hard Wax


#218 A Business Practices – Business Plan


#218 B Business Practices – Financial Report


#311 Structure and Function of the Human Body System and Organs


#307 Spa Body Treatment


#213 Color Theory – Undertone & Pigment


#306 Make Up Application


#219 Laws & Regulation – State Board Regulation


#217 Marketing & Retail Sales


#302 B State Board Theory


# 339 A Virginia State Board – Universal Precautions


#339 B Virginia State Board – OSHA


#302 A State Board Facial


#450 State Board Review – Sanitation & Safety Standards


#390 IECT Practical Hair Removal


#390 IECT Practical Facial / Makeup


#390 IECT Practical Facial / Body / Hair Removal / Makeup Artistry


#390 IECT Practical Facial / Body / Hair Removal / Makeup


#390 IECT Facial / Body / Hair Removal / Makeup


#390 IECT Facial / Body / Hair Removal / Makeup


#390 IECT Facial / Body / Hair Removal / Makeup


Mark Distribution Requirement

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Grading System and Policy:

Final grades will be awarded according to the following grade scale.

                                   91-100%         =          A (Excellent: 4.0)

                                   81-90 %          =          B (Good: 3.0)

                                   71-80%           =          C (Average: 2.0)

                                   61-70%           =          D (Poor/Below Average: 1.0)

                                   Below 60%     =          F and below (Failure to complete satisfactorily 0.0)

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