Facial Program – 310 Hours

Begin a career in the growing field of skin care where the possibilities are endless. The program focuses on broad, transferable skills, and stresses the understanding and the ability to demonstrate the elements of a full program of skin care. Shear Excellence Hair Academy facial program will help a student to gain information and knowledge in given a facial massage treatment, using oils, creams, lotions, or other preparations to properly protect the client from significant damage. It will also prepare the student who desires to be a professional in the field of esthetics, with the knowledge, experience, skills and necessary skin care fundamentals to enter any phase of the spa and esthetics industry. Our goal is to broaden the scope and horizons of a Skin Care Specialist.

Students will have breakthrough knowledge of the skin and all its elements including but not limited to structure and its functions, as well as the proper procedures behind the use of certain skin care treatments. This curriculum will also train students in the latest treatments of spa therapies, hydrotherapy, make-up application, in addition to hair removal (waxing and tweezing). Students will explore subjects such as understanding the skin, sterilization, mask and spa therapy.  Services that students will perform include facials, relaxation treatments, stress recovery, waxing and massage of the neck and face.

Program Textbooks
Milady’s Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals Textbook
English Edition
Spanish Edition
ISBN-13: 978-1-1113-0699-1($134.50)

Milday Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals Workbook
English Edition
Spanish Edition
ISBN-13: 978-1-1113-0696-0($73.50)

Tuition & Fees
Tuition: $ 2,150.00
Registration Fee $ 100.00
Application fee $ 50.00
Total: $ 2,300.00

Fee & Charges (Books/kits/supply & Product Fee)
English & Spanish Books: $208.00
Kit, Uniform, & Smock: $492.00
One Time Supply & Product Fee : $250.00


Please see start dates in the Catalog

For full-time day students:
A class starts the first Tuesday of every month

For part-time night students:
A class starts the first Monday night of every month

Class Schedule: Daytime @ 20 Hours per week
Takes 16 weeks or 4 months to complete
Monday through Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Saturday: off

Class Schedules: Evening time @ 16.00 Hours per week
Takes 19.5 weeks or 4.75 months to complete
Monday through Thursday: 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: Off Saturday: off

Grading Procedure: Students will have written oral, and performance exams. Exams will be given after each unit of study to assess the student’s knowledge in theory. Practical and Clinical work will be graded based on the services performed. Each student will be required to pass an exit exam before graduating.

Theory Work & Practical Work will be graded according to the following scale:
A = 95-100 Excellent
B = 85-94 Good
C = 75-84 Satisfactory
D = 60-74 Unsatisfactory
F = 0-59 Failing