This unit is about improving and maintaining facial skin condition using a variety of treatments.These treatments include: skin exfoliation, skin warming, extraction, facial massage, mask treatments and use of facial products. Such treatments must be successfully provided to a range of clients with a variety of skin types and conditions. To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to maintain your personal appearance and good communication with the client. professional Dermalogica products are used.Once qualified you will be able to purchase at discounted prices.
This course is ideal for:
Those wishing to hold a prestigious world recognised NVQ qualification
Those wishing to work in a retail environment, selling make-up, advising on skincare and make-up.
Those wishing to start a career in professional skincare services.
Those wishing to progress on to level 3 which requires previous training.
Units you will study:
Use safe and effective methods of working when improving and maintaining facial skin condition
Consult,plan and prepare for facials with clients
Improve and maintain skin condition
Organisational and legal requirements
Work safely and effectively when providing facial treatments
Perform client consultation and treatment planning
Anatomy and physiology that relates to facial skin care treatments
Contra-indications that affect or restrict facial skin care treatments
Facial skin care techniques, products and treatment planning
After-care advice to provide clients for facial care treatments
Evidence in the portfolio may take the following forms:
Evidence of prior learning or attainment
Some home study is required.
Dermalogica products available to use.This is an NVQ, paying clients will be used.
NVQ qualifications are recognised around the world.
Full details of each unit can be found on the VTCT webpage www.vtct.org.uk