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Facial & Skincare

Course Overview

Facial, Massage and Skincare; this qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in how to provide facial skincare. This is an intensive two day course to build your knowledge and practical skills in facial routines, massage, steam, extraction and client advising in products. This course is also available as a VTCT qualification and forms part of the full Level 2 Beauty Therapy Diploma.

Course covers:

  • Preparation of client and salon environment
  • Skin types & analysis
  • Facial routine; cleansing, toning, moisturising, steam & extraction, mask application
  • Facial massage
  • Aftercare advice

Theory covers:

  • Health & safety and hygiene
  • Anatomy & physiology


  • 2 days and home study, followed by 3 hour assessment at a later date
  • This is a very intensive course and requires commitment and dedication

Assessment requirements:

  • Full attendance to practical sessions, home study/practice and case studies
  • Followed by a practical assessment at a later date
  • If following the VTCT qualification then further assessments and a portfolio of evidence is required

Pre-requisites to course:

  • None required

Training and assessment fees:

  • The Guild – Facial, massage & Skincare Inspiring Beauty School Diploma £250
  • VTCT – Facial, Massage & Skincare £305

*A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required

Included in the course:

  • Course training manuals
  • Ongoing guidance and support during and on completion of the course

Beauty kit costs:

  • Facial Kit £95 (optional)
  • All kits are available through Inspiring Beauty, if you wish to purchase your own kit then please ask for a kit requirement list to ensure you have everything you need for the course
  • It is highly recommended you get a beauty couch for your practice at home

If you wish to book please do so through the Book a Course form, we will then contact you to make sure you are on the right course and you can then make payment.

If you wish to have an informal chat prior to booking please either complete the contact form, send an email or call Billie on 01225 680245 Please leave a message if we are unable to take your call and we will call you back as soon as possible.