Beauty & Wellness

Assistant Beauty Therapist

Introduction

Beauty therapy deals with the beautification of body employing some basic knowledge of medicine
and surgery. Many Beauty Therapists might have not completed their secondary education, possess
inadequate knowledge about the industry and the profession. A lot of them are found to be
inarticulate or lacking in soft skills in dealing with clients with different needs. The work of an
Assistant Beauty Therapist requires an artistic touch along with medical safety. An understanding of
the procedures, health and hygiene measures along with theoretical knowledge and exhaustive
practical training will result in a skilled workforce of Beauty Therapists

Who is an Assistant Beauty Therapist

An Assistant Beauty Therapist needs to be aware of the basics of beauty therapy, health and
hygiene, safety and needs to be knowledgeable about various beauty products. Assistant Beauty
Therapist is expected to perform basic depilation, manicure, pedicure and basic face care services
and also assist the Beauty Therapist in providing advanced services. The person also assists in salon
ambience maintenance and also does various other odd jobs in the salon including sell salon retail
products after obtaining knowledge on them

Career Progression

Individuals can branch off into related specializations such as skin care specialisation, spa therapy,
nail technology or become a beauty advisor
Course Name: Assistant Beauty Therapist

Course Description: This course is aimed at training candidates for the job of Assistant Beauty

Therapist, in the “Beauty and Wellness” industry. After successful completion of the course, the
individual will be able to schedule appointments for clients, understand different skin types and
perform various skin care procedures.

Eligibility: 8th standard pass

Course Duration: 250 hours

Common Designations in Various Industries

Beautician

Senior Beauty Therapist

Introduction

A senior beauty therapist is a professionally trained individual who specialises in beauty treatments
of both the face and body. A senior beauty therapist consults, advises, and performs various duties
such as providing skin care using facial electrotherapy, applying bridal makeup, removal of unwanted
hair by electrical epilation services.

Career Progression

This job requires an individual with experience in body and skincare treatments to provide a range
of beauty services efficiently and effectively in a safe and hygienic working environment. The
individual must exhibit a pleasant personality, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and
be sensitive when dealing with clients for body and facial treatments. The individual must exhibit a
neat personal appearance at all times have good hand-eye coordination. The individual must be
pleasant and tactful when dealing with clients and have a genuine interest in people.
Course Name: Senior Beauty Therapist

Course Description: This course is aimed at training candidates for the job of Senior Beauty
Therapist, in the “Beauty and Wellness” industry. After successful completion of the course, the
individual will be able to schedule appointments for clients, understand different skin types and
perform various skin care procedures.

Course Duration: 300 hrs
Eligibility: 10th standard pass