Beauty Therapy - Massage and Body Treatments

Learn how to deliver perfect massage, conditioning, waxing, tanning and nail treatments for passion or business.
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  • Lectures 27
  • Length 5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

Whether you are planning on starting your own business, are an independent beauty therapist or esthetician seeking employment from a top spa, are currently training but want to ensure you qualify with flying colours, or simply want to take your passion for beauty therapy to a new level, Beauty School Online: Body is perfect for you.

Combining videos, written materials, interactive exercises and other resources, our highly practical course will teach you all you need to deliver professional-standard body massage, conditioning, waxing, tanning and nail treatments.

Our author, Louise Teather, graduated from the prestigious London School of Beauty and Make-up with both a CIBTAC and CIDESCO international diploma - the highest accolade in the beauty industry. Combined with a BSC (Hons) degree in psychology and hundreds of hours of experience in delivering beauty therapy treatments to a plethora of clients, Louise is certain to revolutionize your body beauty treatment skills.

What are the requirements?

  • Alongside your enthusiasm, you will require the equipment necessary for the various procedures covered throughout the course. Specific information is included at the beginning of each section.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • To prepare you to feel comfortable deliver professional-standard massage, conditioning, waxing, tanning, and nail treatments.

What is the target audience?

  • Anybody interested in turning a passion for beauty therapy into either a business or career venture or a more dedicated pursuit.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Massage
13 pages

A written guide, including photographs and diagrams, that explains: the importance of, and theory behind, body treatments; the safety and hygiene measures and contraindications to be aware of; the benefits of massage treatments; the various massage movements and mediums you can use; the massage equipment you need to be aware of; and the process behind delivering a professional-standard massage to any part of the body, from setting the scene to aftercare advice.

This lecture also includes a massage aftercare advice template and some massage exercises as downloadable documents.

11:48

A video of Louise performing a front of leg massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform front of leg massages in both theory and practice.

06:07

A video of Louise performing a back of leg massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform back of leg massages in both theory and practice.

03:09

A video of Louise performing a stomach massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform stomach massages in both theory and practice.

05:22

A video of Louise performing an arm massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform arm massages in both theory and practice.

12:57

A commentated video of Louise performing the various back massage movement available. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform back massages in both theory and practice.

19:34

A video of Louise performing a back massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform back massages in both theory and practice.

10:05

A video of Louise performing a chest, neck and shoulder massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform chest, neck and shoulder massages in both theory and practice.

15:23

A video of Louise performing a face massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform face massages in both theory and practice.

13:56

A video of Louise performing a head massage. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform head massages in both theory and practice.

Section 2: Conditioning
8 pages

A written guide, including photographs and diagrams, that explains: what body conditioning treatments are and what they accomplish; the equipment required for performing body conditioning treatments; the various types of treatment available and processes behind delivering each to a professional standard; and how to make your treatment particularly luxurious.

05:08

A video of Louise performing a body conditioning treatment. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform body conditioning treatments in both theory and practice.

05:14

A video of Louise performing a body scrub treatment. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform body scrub treatments in both theory and practice.

Section 3: Fake Tanning
21 pages

A written guide, including photographs and diagrams, that explains: the theory and purpose of fake tanning; the properties of different fake tanning solutions and how to select which one to use; the safety and hygiene measures and contraindications to be aware of; the variables that will affect the outcome of the tanning treatment; the different types of treatment available; the equipment necessary for each type of treatment; the techniques and procedures behind guaranteeing a professional-standard delivery of each treatment; ow to make your treatment luxurious; maintenance and aftercare advice; and the top tips and troubleshooting solutions that will ensure the client books another treatment straight away.

This lecture also includes an aftercare advice template and equipment and technique templates for both manual and spray tanning treatments.

03:10

A video of Louise performing a spray tanning treatment. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform spray tanning treatments in both theory and practice.

Section 4: Waxing
23 pages

A written guide, including photographs and diagrams, that explains: the theory behind hair removal and waxing; the various types of wax available for use; the different waxing tools available; the safety and hygiene measures and contraindications to be aware of; the techniques and processes behind successfully waxing different areas of the body; advice on advanced waxing techniques and increasing your waxing speed; top tips to ensure that your treatment is luxurious; and how to offer appropriate aftercare advice and quickly solve any issues that may arise.

This lecture also includes aftercare advice, equipment and technique templates and some fake tanning exercises as downloadable documents.

04:36

A video of Louise performing an eyebrow wax. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform eyebrow waxes in both theory and practice.

03:45

A video of Louise performing a bikini wax. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform bikini waxes in both theory and practice.

08:51

A video of Louise performing a half leg wax. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform half leg waxes in both theory and practice.

05:31

A video of Louise performing an underarm wax. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform underarm waxes in both theory and practice.

03:05

A video of Louise performing an upper lip wax. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform upper lip waxes in both theory and practice.

00:57

A video of Louise demonstrating how to use strip wax and strapless wax.

Section 5: Hand, Foot and Nail Treatments
37 pages

A written guide, including photographs and diagrams, that explains: the theory behind both nails and nail treatments; the safety and hygiene measures and contraindications to be aware of; the various types of nail treatment available, and the equipment, techniques and procedures required to deliver them to a professional standard; and the aftercare advice, top tips and troubleshooting solutions required to really polish your nail treatments.

This lecture also includes aftercare advice, equipment and technique templates for both manicures and pedicures, block color and french polish mixing checklists for manicures, and some nail treatment exercises, all as downloadable documents.

23:38

A video of Louise performing a manicure. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform manicures in both theory and practice.

21:43

A video of Louise performing a pedicure. The video acts as a practical demonstration of the processes and important points outlined in the written guide, so that you know how to perform pedicures in both theory and practice.

Section 6: Resources
1 page

A 'Doctor's Note' template that can be used to confirm the medical suitability of delivering a treatment to a client with a potentially affecting medical condition.

2 pages

A 'Record Card' template that can be used to keep a record of any medical conditions a client may have that could affect how you deliver their treatments.

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