Career Opportunities with Esthetics

Estheticians are skilled in performing facial and skin care treatments. An esthetician once completed our diploma program is eligible to pursue their career as a consultant, cosmetology marketer, educator and laser tech specialist.It offers diverse opportunities to people interested in serving clients with skin related problems or diseases. They are not medical doctors but are experts in waxing, body treatments, chemical peeling and more.

Esthetics is an important segment in the beauty industry which is growing rapidly. At Marca College of Hair & Esthetics, we offer full-time programs to educate our students about making the skin healthier. For over 30 years, we have trained our students towards a successful career in personal care services industry. We partner with international brands like Dermalogica and Dr. Spiller, developing the best students to send into our evolving industry.

Qualifications of Medical Estheticians

One of the important attributes required in medical esthetics is empathy for clients. You need to pay attention to your techniques and attitude to offer effective treatments. People who are interested in pursuing this career should have the following skills:

  • Finger Dexterity
  • Hand Steadiness
  • Attention to details
  • Service Skills
  • Compassion
  • Professionalism
  • Good communication

Career Prospects

There are broad career opportunities for licenced estheticians. You may get a stable job at salons, resorts, spas and clinics. The following professions are what you can look forward to:

  • Medical Esthetician: As a certified professional, you can work closely with doctors and cosmetologists. If you want to develop a career in the medical field, you may find a job in plastic surgery and dermatology clinics. You can also continue your career as a consultant specialized in skin care treatments and products recommendation.
  • Brand Representatives: You can get this job if you have knowledge of skin types, problems and products. As a licenced professional, you have to promote products to spa owners, skincare clinics and salons.
  • Salesperson: If you want to move into sales and marketing fields, you can do so with an esthetics license. Your job responsibilities will include selling beauty or cosmetic products to the customers. This can be in departmental stores or at brand outlets.
  • Beauty Expert/Makeup Artist: The demand of makeup professionals is growing in the beauty industry. If you are a licence holder, you can have a successful career where your job may include facials, eyebrow shaping, face massage and waxing.
  • Blogger: Having a strong knowledge of medical esthetics gives you the authority to write and educate people about skin care.

If you want to become a skincare specialist, consider pursuing our medical esthetics programs. We will help you capitalize on the benefits of becoming an esthetician. Our instructors-led sessions will be very helpful in improving your practical skills; our complete lab access helps you learn better through live demonstrations. We also organize industry experts’ seminars which offer you a clear picture of existing trends in the market. You can also enquire about our financial aid supported by The Government of Ontario. For more details about our hair salon and spa services, feel free to contact us today.