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Beauty Therapy and Aromatherapy Level 3

Open Study College
Course summary
Price: 689 GBP
Language: English
Location: Distance
Course type: e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Course description

Beauty Therapy Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Body, Face and Scalp Massage and Body Electrical Treatments

  • Client consultation
  • Body analysis
  • Contra-indications
  • Preparation of the area for massage and body treatments
  • Contra-actions
  • Classification of movements
  • Types of massage
  • Electrical and mechanical body treatments
  • Cellulite and lymphatic damage
  • Anti-ageing skin treatments
  • Muscle treatments

Unit 2: Advanced Skin Analysis and Facial Electrical Treatments

  • Consultation and advanced skin analysis
  • Equipment and effects
  • Facial high frequency
  • Facial faradic
  • Facial microdermabrasion

Unit 3: Anatomy, Physiology and the Effects of Salon Treatments

  • Blood
  • The heart
  • The lymphatic system
  • The nervous system
  • The endocrine system
  • The skeleton
  • The skin

Unit 4: Wet and Dry Heat Treatments

  • The spa experience
  • Spa reception
  • Consultation
  • Cleansing and exfoliating the skin
  • Application
  • Cold or chill therapy
  • Static/portable heat treatments
  • Skin tests
  • Water treatments

Unit 5: Salon Management

  • Health and safety at work act (HASAW 1974)
  • Methods of communication
  • Hygiene
  • Sterilisation
  • Avoiding cross infection

Unit 6: Salon Operations and Organisation

  • The reception area
  • Welcoming clients
  • Dealing with complaints
  • Insurance
  • Time management
  • Teamwork
  • Retailing and promotions
  • Targets
  • Customer legislation
  • Emergency procedures and security
  • Personal and professional development

Aromatherapy Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Introduction to Aromatherapy

  • The history, philosophy and role of aromatherapy
  • Introduction to aromatherapeutic terminology
  • Methods of extraction and sourcing of essences and oils

Unit 2: Anatomy

  • The physiological and psychological effects of aromatherapy massage
  • The benefits of aromatherapy on different body systems
  • Understanding how essential oils are absorbed by the body

Unit 3: Safety

  • Recognising contra-actions that may result from treatment
  • Understanding cautions that may restrict or prevent treatment
  • The importance of working safely with aromatherapy oils

Unit 4: Blending

  • Understanding chemical constituents of essences
  • Dilution and blending techniques
  • The uses, applications and origins of essences, fixed carrier oils and other media

Unit 5: The Treatment

  • Consultation techniques
  • Conducting professional aromatherapeutic treatments
  • The characteristics of an appropriate consultation
  • Aromatherapy techniques used in conjunction with reflexology treatments
  • Professional codes of conduct

Unit 6: Aftercare and Reflection

  • The effectiveness and results of aromatherapeutic treatments
  • Reflective practice and its relevance to the aromatherapist
  • The importance and role of maintaining treatment records

Expenses



Pay Now: GBP 689.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 118.35 with a deposit of GBP
78.90 totalling 789

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