The Aesthetics Institute of Portland provides innovative education and training in the field of cosmetology. Our instructors and administrators are dedicated not just to developing the skills and expertise of our students, but also to molding and inspiring them to become successful professionals. This philosophy has distinguished the Aesthetics Institute as one of the leading beauty colleges in the Pacific Northwest, and we’ve built a reputation for producing the region’s best new estheticians and electrologists. With hair design added to our list of comprehensive programs, there’s no better place to prepare yourself for a rewarding career in the fast-paced salon and spa market.
Medical Aesthetics & Laser/ IPL
Since 1985 we have been training industry professionals in Advanced Aesthetics and now more then ever the growth in the industry is at a boom. The medical esthetics field is increasing by a projected 57.2% between 2012 and 2020, according to the Oregon Employment Department.
This course is intended for licensed Estheticians, and health care professionals who have an interested in entering the medical esthetics field or those looking to meet the grandfathering requirements of the new regulatory changes.
Our courses go through the theoretical and comprehensive hands on skills you will need such as:
And so much more…..
Contact the Institute to schedule a tour of the school and receive a full information packet going into detail with all the courses has to offer you.
Esthetics – Masters Certificate
The Masters certificate expands on the basic program to broaden and advance your spa service capabilities. It includes hands-on experience with state-of-the-art facial machines, microdermabrasion, LED light therapy and IPL Laser certification and MUCH more. With this hourly program you will be truly prepared to succeed in the Esthetics field. Our most popular program! (CTA button)
Our instructors provide trend-focused education and training to help you master a variety of manicure and pedicure services. Learn the classic spa techniques as well as today’s most popular nail enhancement services. This comprehensive 500-hour program will allow you to get educated, gain experience, and get going in your career at your own pace!
Develop the skills you need to succeed in the fastest growing field of the beauty industry. Through 600 hours of traditional coursework and both lab and real-world training, you’ll be prepared to pass the state licensing exam and start a career that is both financially and emotionally rewarding.