Get the Skills to Become a Professional Esthetician
24-Week* Esthetician Training Program in Merced
Are you passionate about beauty and skin care? In the Esthetician program, you can learn the knowledge and skills to make skincare your career! Estheticians are skin care specialists, and are experts in the practice of facials, creative hair removal, and make-up application.
The Esthetician program at Milan Institute in Merced provides the technical and practical skills training you need to succeed in this exciting industry. Gain the skills needed to take the State Board examination for licensure in as few as 24 weeks*!
The best way to see if Milan Institute is the right fit for you is to come and tour the school. You can tour our facilities and meet with students and instructors. Schedule a tour now or Get more info.
Esthetician Training at the Milan Institute in Merced
The Esthetician program at the Milan Institute provides students with the basic manipulative skills, safety judgments, proper work habits, and desirable attitudes necessary to take the State Board examination and for entry-level positions in Esthetics or related career fields. Students receive the practical training needed to provide basic skin services, work with facial machines, perform hair removal and make-up application.
In the Esthetician program, students learn:
- Facial Services – types, structure of the skin, massage manipulations, and benefits.
- Hair Removal Services – temporary, waxing, hair growth, and safety precautions.
- Aroma Therapy Services
- Nutrition – nourishment, skin facts and functions.
- Color Psychology – color theory, warm and cool colors, and selecting color.
- Makeup Services – makeup services, products, corrective makeup, tools, and supplies.
- Consultation and Analysis – employee and client relationships, public relations, skin analysis, and treatment room.
- Management – salesmanship, business administration related to beauty, salon operations, payroll record keeping and taxes.
- Professional Development – communication skills, personal and professional ethics, customer service skills, client communication, decorum, record keeping, client service records, rules and regulations, job readiness skills, and employment-seeking strategies.
- Sanitation, and Sterilization – procedures to protect the health and safety of clients as well as the technician and proper disinfection procedures for equipment used in establishments.
- Health and Safety Considerations – anatomy and physiology (major bones, muscles, nerves and functions, structure, appendages, conditions, and lesions), chemistry and chemical safety including, protection from hazardous chemicals and preventing chemical injuries, preventing communicable diseases, electricity and electrical safety, and State Board Laws and Regulations.
Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to take the State Board examination for licensure, and qualify for entry-level positions as estheticians or in related career fields.
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My experience at Milan Institute was so smooth and wonderful. I was scared and nervous at first. Then I met Ms. Sarah and Ms. Juli, that’s when I knew I made the right decision. They met my expectations and beyond. Ms. Juli has so much knowledge in the industry, it’s amazing. Not only did she teach us the curriculum, she shared with us her own knowledge and experiences as an Esthetician which are beyond advanced and amazing. There has never been a moment where I felt lost or confused, and if I did they were right there to guide me through. Ms. Sarah always had an answer to any of my questions. If I ever needed anything I knew I could count on her. The whole staff was amazing. I’m blessed to say I was able to open my own shop in Merced a week before I graduated. I am now very grateful for all my clients who put their trust in me. Not only was Milan Institute able to give me the knowledge as an Esthetician but it gave me knowledge to understand the beauty industry more. By studying anatomy and other subjects it helped me to be more knowledgeable and that opened doors to more opportunities that I will forever be grateful for.
Gain Experience in Our Student Spa
Not only will you learn Esthetician techniques in the classroom, but you’ll also gain real-world experience working with real clients in our on-site student spa.
With supervision & guidance from our experienced instructors, you will provide clients with services similar to those offered in salons and spas. Once you’ve completed your program, you will be prepared to enter the professional world with confidence and begin building your client base.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for skin care specialists (Estheticians) is projected to grow at least 17 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations. The BLS projects 13,400 new openings to arise from this growth and from the need to replace workers who retire or leave these occupations for other reasons.
National averages may not accurately reflect workers’ earnings and employment opportunities in particular parts of the country. They may include earners and employment opportunities at all stages of their careers and not just recent graduates’ entry-level wages and opportunities.
As a graduate of Esthetician school, you may find employment in:
- And more!
Learn more about Esthetician training at Milan Institute and see if our program is the right fit for you.
Get Esthetician Career Training You Feel Good About
Are you ready to turn your passion for skin care into a career you’ll love? With the Milan Institute in Merced, you can train for an Esthetician career in as few as 24 weeks*! Gain the technical and practical skills training you need to take the state board examination for licensure and succeed in the beauty industry.
Our admissions representatives will be happy to answer questions and schedule a tour of our classrooms and student spa where you can learn more about the path to your new career.
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The Esthetician program is offered at these campuses:
- Amarillo, Texas
- Bakersfield, California
- Clovis, California
- El Paso, Texas
- Las Vegas, Nevada
- Merced, California
- Palm Desert, California
- Reno, Nevada
- San Antonio – Ingram, Texas
- San Antonio, Texas – South
- Sparks, Nevada
- Vacaville, California
- Visalia, California
*Program length varies by state; please contact Admissions for more information.
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