Medical Esthetics Laser & IPL Certification Course
Laser hair removal and laser skin rejuvenation are some of the hottest services in the beauty industry right now! Estheticians trained to perform these services are not only finding better jobs, but are also earning significantly more money than by just doing traditional services.
The 2 day intensive, hands-on training from Spa Vision Academy is taught by industry professionals and discusses how lasers and IPL technology work to perfect client’s skin and bodies.
Information on the most commonly used dermatologic lasers and their parameters will be presented. An overview of the anatomy and physiology of skin and hair is included to provide participants a deeper level of learning.
Once the basics are established, and participants have a good understanding of what they are parameters for permanent hair reduction, photofacial, vascular & pigmented lesions, and tattoo removal will be an taught as part of the course.
The training will also include Laser and IPL mediated skin tightening and resurfacing, acne treatment, pigmentation and vascular lesions removal, skin typing, operational and treatment safety measures.
Discussion of the management and treatment of adverse events, the benefits, expected results and outcomes, and available alternative treatments will be covered. Focus on patient consultation, selection and education, safety and efficacy issues and important criteria for a successful treatment are included in the program.
- Introduction to biology of the skin and hair
- Physics of Lasers
- Differences Between Laser and IPL
- Laser operating procedures on clients
- Skin typing and energy level (Fluence) selection.
- Contraindications of laser & IPL treatments
- Different types of cosmetic hair reduction lasers
- Laser parameters (Wavelength, pulse duration, spot size, energy settings).
- Laser safety protocols
- Pre- and post- Laser treatment
- Laser Hair Removal
- Facial Rejuvenation Techniques with Laser & IPL
- Skin Pigmentation Reduction
- Skin Tightening
- Spider veins removal
- Acne treatment with IPL
- Unwanted Tattoo removal
- Sanitation and disinfection methods
- Equipment testing and maintenance
- Client consultations and selection
- Patient observation and hands-on practice on volunteer clients
At the end of the course, the cost of the training course can be credited towards the purchase of an IPL+ laser device for hair removal and skin rejuvenation. Additional reading materials will also be recommended if the student wishes to enhance their skills.
Medical and / or Aesthetician background is desirable, however, a high school Diploma and English proficiency are necessary.
1 - Number of attendees per session? Max. 5 seats.
2 - Qualification of instructors?10+ years of direct industry experience
3 - Why a 2 day training course? It is an intense, comprehensive, and focused yet quick training and certification for candidates with medical and aesthetician background that comparing to other training institutions saving you time and money. For a more comprehensive course, consider our 12 day Medical Esthetician Certification course.
4 -Is the program suitable for others? The training is suitable for individuals new to the field to learn and be certified for operating a cosmetic laser machine safely and efficiently. By the end of the sessions you will be able to perform hair removal, skin tightening and rejuvenation, pigmentation removal, and be ready for employment at an established medical spa clinic.
5 - What if I want to start my own business? For candidates wanting to start their own medical esthetics clinic, it’s highly recommended to take the 15 day Medical Esthetics Entrepreneurship course. Partnership opportunities are also available with Spa Vision Group’s retail brand RX Super Spa and Spa Vision can provide all products, furnishings related to the opening of an esthetics business.
6 - Do I need to bring lunch? Yes, participants are responsible for meals during the course. Coffee and tea is provided on site. There are also multiple fast food chains in the area including Starbucks, A&W & Subway.
On location for client teams, or at Unit 4-86 Moody Street, Port Moody, V3H 2P6
Parking on site.
Pricing: $2500 per student, includes certification & student manuals.