Have you ever considered a career that allows you to combine creativity with beauty? If so, becoming an esthetician might be the perfect path for you! In this blog, we’ll explore the many reasons why you should become an esthetician!

Make A Difference In Someone's Life

As an esthetician, you have the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of your clients. By helping them achieve healthy and radiant skin, you can boost their self-confidence and improve their overall well-being. Whether their concerns are acne, wrinkles, scarring, or just someone looking to find the best skincare routine, esthetics can be an overall rewarding career to have.

Esthetics are not just limited to skin, however. Here is a list of career opportunities you can choose to pursue, depending on your specific passion. Contact David Pressley to see what we offer in these areas or visit our Esthetics Program page. We may not offer all of these services in-house but offer a great base program to build upon more advanced techniques:

  • Lashes
  • Waxing
  • Facials
  • Eyelashes
  • Laser Hair Removal (Not currently offered at David Pressley School of Cosmetology)
  • Laser Skin Treatments (Not currently offered at David Pressley School of Cosmetology)
  • Exfoliation Treatments
  • Make Up Application
  • Anti-Aging Techniques
  • Teen Facials & Acne Treatments
  • Adult Acne Treatments

Job Market Outlook Is Positive

The beauty industry is constantly evolving and expanding, making it an excellent choice for those seeking a stable and lucrative career. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of skincare specialists, including estheticians, is projected to grow 17% by the year 2031.

Jobs You Can Have As An Esthetician:

  • Facial Specialist
  • Spa Owner
  • Waxing Hair Removal Specialist
  • Instructor
  • Eyelash/Lash Expert
  • Medical Esthetician
  • Make-Up Artist
  • Cosmetics Buyer
  • Brand Representative
  • Professional Beauty Blogger

Look And Feel Younger Yourself

In addition to the numerous opportunities to enhance the beauty of others, becoming an esthetician offers the invaluable benefit of helping you look and feel younger yourself. As you delve into the world of skincare, you gain firsthand knowledge of the latest advancements in anti-aging techniques and products. You become familiar with the science behind maintaining youthful skin. By practicing what you learn, you can create radiant skin, reaping the rewards of your expertise!

“95% OF YOUR SELFIE IS YOUR SKIN.” - Anonymous

Live Your Passion

If you have a deep passion for beauty and skincare, becoming an esthetician allows you to turn that passion into a career. Choosing to follow your passion as an esthetician means waking up each day excited to do what you love. By doing something you love daily, you can be the happiest and healthiest version of yourself.

Continuous Learning Through Skin Education

Becoming an esthetician is not just a one-time educational experience, it’s a lifelong commitment to continuous learning. As an esthetician, you will have the opportunity to expand your expertise through advanced certifications, workshops, industry conferences, and ongoing professional development. By staying ahead of the latest trends and advancements, you ensure that you are offering your clients the best and most up-to-date treatments.

Be A Part Of The Important Moments

As an esthetician, you have the incredible privilege of being a part of your client's most important moments. Whether it's preparing a bride for her wedding day, helping someone achieve a flawless look for a special event, or simply being there to provide a relaxing and rejuvenating experience, you become an integral part of their cherished memories.

Estheticians Are Commonly Hired For:

  • Weddings, whether a bride, bridesmaid, mother of the bride, and/or guest
  • Sweet sixteen parties, Quinceaneras, and other coming-of-age celebrations
  • Baptisms, Bat Mitzvahs, Christenings, and other religious ceremonies
  • Engagement Photo Sessions
  • Baby Announcement Photo Sessions
  • Family Pictures
  • Modeling Jobs
  • Proms/Dances
  • Other celebrations and special dates

Pursue Your Passions With Us!

Choosing to become an esthetician opens the doors to a world filled with beauty, creativity, and opportunities. If you’re wanting to turn your dream into a reality, don’t wait! Contact us to learn more about our program, the admissions process, or anything else regarding your education! We look forward to hearing from you and can’t wait to help you along the way.

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