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NVQ Level 2 in Facials *FEES PAYABLE* at The Beauty Academy Ltd

Course description

The NVQ Level 2 & 3 in Facials course is suitable for a complete beginner and will enable you to work as a facial skincare specialist. Access to Electrical Facial equipment from home/salon is not required to complete this course.

Course content

This is a fabulous course for any newcomer to the beauty industry; enabling you to have the best possible foundation so you can start offering treatments to paying clients in a very short time scale.

  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Aftercare advice
  • Consultation techniques
  • Contraindications

Facial Massage and Skincare

Accurate skin diagnosis using mapping techniques
Selecting the correct products and techniques to suit your clients' requirements
Superficial and deep cleansing routines
Steaming and extraction of skin blockages
Skin exfoliation
Massage of the face, neck and shoulders using relaxing techniques
Mask application - you will be shown how to mix your own masks
Scalp massage
Application of moisturiser
Retailing - product advice and pricing
Following the course you will be able to provide a professional facial treatment.
By working on the face, neck and shoulders using a variety of techniques and products, you can provide a relaxing treatment that also improves the condition of the skin

Entry requirements


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Beauty Academy Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 20 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: Under 1 Year


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    • Course times: 10.00am to 4.00pm 

      We have recently moved to larger premises and our Diploma and NVQ Beauty, nail and make-up courses in Birmingham are now run at our well equipped and easily accessible Beauty School located in Lionel Street,  Birmingham near Snow Hill Station.

      Established for over 20 years, The Beauty Academy provides a wide range of beauty therapy training courses covering Beauty Therapy, Nail Care Treatments, Make-Up & Eye Treatments, Hair Removal and Holistic Therapy.