Cut and dry learning straight from a book has its place, but not in a beauty school dedicated to training estheticians for the field. Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology combines book learning and hands on training for a hybrid education that prepares graduates for work in Nashville and for passing their board exams.
Our Esthetics Program
(es’ thediks) a set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciation of beauty, especially in cosmetology.
Our esthetician school requires the satisfactory completion of 750 hours of training. This will entitle you to take the Tennessee State Board of Cosmetology Examination for the Tennessee Esthetics License. The instructional methods used to teach are from the Milady’s textbook and practical hands on training.
Full-Time: 6 Months / Part-Time: 8 Months
Graduates of our esthetics program are prepared for entry level work in a salon, day spa, or a plastic surgeon’s clinic:General: 150 Hours
- Sanitation and bacteriology
- Anatomy and physiology
- Professional ethics
- Personality and salesmanship
- State law, tax law, and payroll deductions
Chemical: 150 Hours
- Skin care conditions and disorders
- Aging factors
- Product ingredients
- Waxing, lash, and brow Tinting
- OSHA and EPA requirements
Physical: 450 Hours
- Massage therapy and manipulations
- Masks and packs
- Manual facial treatments
- Machine facials
- Skin analysis and consultation
- Product application
- Color psychology
- Make-up application
- Brow arching
- Corrective make-up arching
- Body treatments and wraps
Total Hours: 750 Hours
Required Beauty School Total: 750 Hours
Esthetics Program Curriculum Total: 750 Hours
*Orientation is included under the GENERAL section of the curriculum.