EST Esthetics


EST 110 - Introduction to Facials and Skin Care 3 Credits
Provides a basic understanding of massage manipulations when providing facials and the study of skin in both theory and practical applications. Benefits derived from proper facial and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using mannequins or models.
(Contact hours - 60)

EST 111 - Intermediate Facials & Skin Care 2 Credits
Covers theory and practical application pertaining to anatomy, skin disorders, skin types and facial shapes. Students help patrons to select the proper skin care treatment. Practical and theory application can be done in specialized classes or supervised salon (clinical) setting using models or customer service.
(Contact hours - 45)

EST 210 - Advanced Massage & Skin Care 2 Credits
Provides the student with advanced techniques in massage, skin care, and lash/brow tinting. Theory and practical procedures ready the student for employment. Instruction is provided in specialized classes or in a supervised salon (clinical) setting. Student preparation for State Board Licensing Examination.
(Contact hours - 45)

EST 211 - Facial Make-up 1 Credit
Provides instruction on cosmetics and their functions. The importance of color theory, facial types, and skin tones as they relate to facial makeup. Instruction from the basic makeup application to the corrective makeup procedure is taught. Disinfection and sanitation is taught as it pertains to all aspects of makeup.
(Contact hours - 22.5)

EST 212 - Hair Removal 3 Credits
Provides in-depth study and practice of hair removal and the practice of patron protection and safety. Training for general waxing and body waxing procedures are provided. Demonstration of disinfection and sanitation as it pertains to Colorado rules and regulations will be practiced.
(Contact hours - 60)

EST 230 - Esthetician Preparation for State Board  2 Credits
Course Description: Provides preparation for State Boards. Allows the student the opportunity to gain knowledge in the practical and/or written examination required by the Colorado Board of Barber/Cosmetology.

EST 290 - Professional Development/Continuing Education
0-12 Credits
Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in-depth exploration of special topics of interest.

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