Facial Massage & Skincare


This course provides you with the skills to offer a marketable treatment to clients. Facials are no longer considered a luxury to many people and care of the skin has become more important over the last few years.


  • Hygiene, health, & safety
  • Related anatomy & physiology
  • Preparation of client, equipment & room
  • Contra-indications & contra actions
  • Skin analysis and types
  • Benefits and effects
  • Cleansing, toning & moisturising
  • Mask applications
  • Massage to the face and neck
  • After care advice.


No previous knowledge required, but a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course.
 An excellent level of English is required.
You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently. You may be asked to sit an entry test if necessary. Entry is via initial interview.

This is a 2 day course, after which you will need to complete 10 case studies. Then you will invited back within 4 weeks to complete your three assessments and two multiple choice tests

.A deposit of £80.00 is required upon enrolment and the balance can be paid on the day.

We can now offer this course as a long distance learning course please ask for more details.




There are three different qualifications you can obtain and depending on what route you choose this will reflect on the price.


The Academy of Beauty Therapy Certification  


£270.00 plus assessment fee of £50 

NVQ unit award in Facial Massage & Skincare   


 £370.00 plus assessment fee of £50 



VTCT Level 2 Facial Massage & Skincare



 £370 plus assessment fee of £50




The Academy of Beauty Therapy offers industry-recognised qualifications and at the completion of your course and providing that you provided sufficient evidence your will be awarded the following qualifications:


NVQ unit award in Facial Massage & Skincare - Awarded by VTCT Examination Board

Certificate in Facial Massage & Skincare - Awarded by The Academy of Beauty Therapy

 Level 2 Certificate in Facial Massage & Skincare - Awarded by VTCT Examination Board


Both of which will enable you to obtain insurance from any recognised Insurance Company.



Uniform - Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.

A complete Facial Kit is needed - Please ask for more details


Bookings can be made by the following methods:

TELEPHONE -  Calling the Academy on 01962 733352

EMAIL           -  enquiries@theacademyofbeautytherapy.co.uk

ONLINE         -  Select from the choices below and proceed to the checkout