Overview

I ico Earn 10 hours CPD for each completed course

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Develop the skills and knowledge you need to perform a facial with our foundation-level CPD course. Beginning with bone structure and concluding with the treatment itself, our online tutorials explore skins types, product and equipment choice and client preparation. With industry experts Katie Miles and Melissa Bourne as your instructors, this collection is ideal for beauty therapists at the outset of the careers or stylists who’d like to add an extra salon service. Don’t forget to download and display your VTCT & ITEC-endorsed certificate once you’ve completed your course.

Included in this collection

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Underlying bone structure of the face

3 minutes

The first lesson in our online Classic Facial Treatment Collection is all about bone structure. Do you understand the function of bone structure and the ways in which it’s relevant to your role as a beautician? You will after this foundation-level lecture, delivered by Melissa Bourne. And don’t forget to download your bone structure fact sheet.

The first lesson in our online Classic Facial Treatment Collection is all about bone structure. Do you understand the function of bone structure and the ways in which it’s relevant to your role as a beautician? You will after this foundation-level lecture, delivered by Melissa Bourne. And don’t forget to download your bone structure fact sheet.

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Skin types

4 minutes

Before you start performing facials, you need to understand different types of skin. And in lesson 2 of 5, you’ll explore the features of different ethnicities as well as getting to grips with normal, oily, dry and combination skin.

Before you start performing facials, you need to understand different types of skin. And in lesson 2 of 5, you’ll explore the features of different ethnicities as well as getting to grips with normal, oily, dry and combination skin.

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Factors to consider when performing beauty therapy treatments

9 minutes

Salon owner, lecturer and beauty therapist Katie Miles takes over for lesson 3. In this foundation-level online tutorial, you’ll learn about factors you need to consider before performing beauty services, including problems that might limit or prevent you from carrying out a service. Katie also covers product and equipment choice – and cases where you’ll need to refer issues to your senior therapist for advice and guidance.

Salon owner, lecturer and beauty therapist Katie Miles takes over for lesson 3. In this foundation-level online tutorial, you’ll learn about factors you need to consider before performing beauty services, including problems that might limit or prevent you from carrying out a service. Katie also covers product and equipment choice – and cases where you’ll need to refer issues to your senior therapist for advice and guidance.

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Client preparation for beauty therapy treatments

5 minutes

Melissa Bourne is back in charge for your fourth lesson, which covers the essentials in terms of client preparation for skin care, hand care, manicure, pedicure, make-up, face painting and nail art services. You even get to download a fact sheet to keep everything fresh in your memory.

Melissa Bourne is back in charge for your fourth lesson, which covers the essentials in terms of client preparation for skin care, hand care, manicure, pedicure, make-up, face painting and nail art services. You even get to download a fact sheet to keep everything fresh in your memory.

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How to provide an essential facial treatment

9 minutes

Katie Miles takes the reins for your final lesson in our Classic Facial Treatment Collection, demonstrating how to perform a facial. Get ready to explore the steps you’ll take. The tutorial also covers application of products and massage motions.

Katie Miles takes the reins for your final lesson in our Classic Facial Treatment Collection, demonstrating how to perform a facial. Get ready to explore the steps you’ll take. The tutorial also covers application of products and massage motions.