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Get the Skills to Become an Esthetics Professional

Esthetician applying a face mask to a female client.
Be an expert in the beauty and spa industry by becoming an Esthetics professional

750-Hour* Esthetics Career Training Program in Illinois

The goal of our training program is to be able to teach students to diagnose conditions of the skin, determine treatment service, use correct techniques and be able to perform services on real clients. The students of Cosmetology and Spa Academy Esthetician school will learn the operation of facial machinery, chemical peels, microdermabrasion facials, body treatments, hair removal and makeup procedures.

Become a Qualified Esthetics Professional

Training in this field can lead to many exciting careers, such as:

  • Skin Therapist, Medical Spa Esthetician, Hair Removal Specialist
  • Makeup Artist or Beauty Consultant
  • Salon or Spa Owner and many more!

The best way to see if Cosmetology & Spa Academy 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.

Advanced Esthetic Program Included in Our Program

PCA Advanced training will lead you to a certification after completing the program. The PCA SKIN – Academy approach:

  • Using science to formulate advanced chemical peels
  • Treatments for all ethnicities and conditions
  • Peer-to-peer learning and hands-on with key industry leaders
  • Best-in-practice business initiatives

Is a Career as an Esthetics Professional Right for You? Take the Cosmetology & Spa Academy “Esthetics Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Beauty Career Training Readiness score now.

DermaMed Solutions Aesthetic Education Award

Let the DermaMed Solutions’ award help you achieve your DREAMS by contributing up to $1,000 to our accredited aesthetic program for educational expenses. Application deadlines are January 31 & July 31. To get started and complete an application, go to

DermaMed Solutions believes the condition of your skin is a reflection of your overall well-being. Achieving and maintaining healthy beautiful skin requires a whole-istic approach that incorporates mechanical and topical treatments, but also considers nutrition, mindset and other lifestyle factors as key components to the program.

Hands-On Experience in a Real Salon

Not only will you learn Esthetics techniques in the classroom, but you’ll also gain real-world experience working with real clients in our on-site salon. Learn and develop the hands-on skills needed to be an Esthetics professional before you graduate!

With supervision & guidance from our experienced instructors, you will provide clients with services similar to those offered in high-end salons and spas. Once you’ve completed your Esthetics program, you will be fully prepared to enter the professional world with confidence and begin building your client base.

Learn and develop the hands-on skills needed to become an Esthetician

Get Licensed

Upon completion of Esthetician school in Illinois, you will be prepared to take the Illinois State Board examination for licensure, and qualify for entry-level positions in Esthetics or related career fields.

You will feel secure going into the Esthetics State Licensure exam after receiving personalized coaching and exam preparation from industry professionals.

Is a Creative Career in Esthetics Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Esthetics and exploring whether Cosmetology & Spa Academy is right for you, fill out the form to receive more information.

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*Program length when completed in normal time