DSI offers a series of elective courses which meet a set number of times as indicated by the course description. Each course will cover a specific topic of interest and add to an aesthetician’s skill set brought to the salon or spa environment.
Complete Waxing Services
This complete hands-on crash-course in waxing services covers eyebrows, lip, facial, underarms, bikini, legs, back, chest & other body waxing procedures. Students will learn industry expert secrets for the most painless methods of waxing services. Directed toward both beginners and current waxing technicians, this course provides fundamental information for those just getting started and expert information for those looking to refine their technique. The course covers the best way to market waxing services, insider tips on the best waxing products, including an overview of several different types of wax and applications. The course will also cover client consultation, pre and post-waxing protocol & home care instructions to ensure client satisfaction. Tuition includes a certificate of course completion.
NOTE: This class can be broken down by subject based on your educational needs. Contact us for details.
Massage for the Aesthetician
This elective course provides the fundamental tools necessary to offer basic massage services as an aesthetician. The class includes protocols for scalp, neck, shoulder, decollete, hand/arm, back, and foot massage. Clients will enjoy the benefits, and it can transform a good aesthetician into a great aesthetician. Tuition includes a certificate of course completion.
Basic Chemical Peeling & Exfoliation
This course has been designed specifically for the master aesthetician that would like to add chemical peels to their repertoire but have not yet received the necessary training. Course includes an overview of chemical peel solutions, chemical peel functionality and the recommended skin types for each. Pre and post-procedure protocols are covered along with hands-on instruction.
Advanced Chemical Peels
This course provides hands-on instruction in procedures using Glycolic, Jessner, Salicylic, Lactic/Kojic, & Enzyme Peeling. The course will also cover a complete explanation of the different modalities and their ideal uses. This class also featuring the Herbal Green Peel. Tuition includes a certificate of course completion.
Intro to Chemistry and Product Ingredients
This course will teach the latest “buzz” in ingredients. In order to sell products, you have to understand whatÂ´s in them. Learn what you need to know to double your income without raising your prices or working more hours. Clients are going to purchase products and services from someone; let that someone be you!
Advanced Body Treatments
Learn three of the most common body wraps: mud, seaweed, and herbal wraps. The course will provide students with the knowledge to perform wraps with or without a wet room. Tuition includes a certificate of course completion.
Microdermabrasion Advanced Course
This course includes an overview of the various machines available, covering recommended skin types and contraindications, pre and post-treatment education for clients and discussion on purchasing or leasing equipment. Course includes lecture, demonstration, and hands-on training for each attendee. Tuition includes a certificate of course completion.
Eye lash Extension (2- full day)