The Holistic Skin Care program is designed for the student who is just starting out - to the professional Beauty therapist who wants to expand her practice and add new dimensions to her work. This course allows for treatment control without having to rely upon specific brands, with techniques in making up your own preparations and products. Learn how to rely less on machines and take a holistic approach, with the use of special massage techniques and essential oils.
INNER TO OUTER REALITY
Part 1 Practical: you will be taught a full-cleanse, the use of compresses and steam, how to set up a treatment room, filling out client record sheets, a full 20 minute face and shoulder massage (using both eastern and western techniques) and treatment with masks.
Theory: the basic principles of skin care, analysis of skin types, anatomy and physiology in relation to the skin, muscles and skeleton of the head and chest, carrier oils and the most common essential oils used in treatment.
Part 11 works on problematic aroma solutions for skin care, with emphasis on anti-aging teatments, clinical and home care treatments for teenage acne, eczema, acne rosacea and sensitive skin, and our famous NECK AND SKIN FIRMING TREATMENTS. Plus the blending and mixing of essential oils in creams, lotions, oils, masks and compresses.
Other topics covered: the use of fruits and vegetables on the skin see Fruit facials in special interest course, and eyebrow shaping. Plus a look at simple dietary advice that can help supplement the treatments.The Holistic skin care course is a 5 day course taught by Jan Benham
and is a CPD accredited course with the Federation of Holistic Therapists FHT