Aesthetics Academy of Virginia

Basic Esthetics Curriculum

Basic Esthetics Curriculum

600 Hours Total

The Basic Esthetics curriculum at the Aesthetics Academy of Virginia consists of (600) clock hours which include classroom instructions, theory and clinical application to prepare our graduate students for passing the licensing exam and for all areas of esthetics


Basic Theory Class Includes

  • Orientation and Business Topics

  • Laws and Regulations

  • General Science

  • Applied Sciences

  • Skin Care

  • Makeup

  • Body and Back Treatments

  • Hair Removal

Basic Practical Includes

  • Consultations, Cleansing and Analysis of Face and Body

  • Manual Facials and Treatments

  • Machine and Electrical Facials and Treatments

  • Body Treatment and Back Treatments

  • Makeup

  • Hair Removal with Hard and Soft Wax


Upon graduation and becoming licensed, many estheticians decide to work in a spa or salon, be a makeup artist, own salon or spa, become an esthetic instructor, spa manager and other.


  • Basic curriculum is Monday – Thursday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

  • Full time 23 weeks

  • Part time 43 weeks

  • Registration now open

Schedule your tour today to see how the Aesthetics Academy of Virginia can help make this a reality.

We offer a tour Monday through Friday from 10 am to 3 pm. Call (703) 774-6264 or (571) 313 -0279