What are best credentials for physicians to look for when they are hiring one for their office?
Physicians should seek an Aestheticians License , Cidesco Diplomate Certification, ITEC certification, CITBAC, nursing license ( LPN/RN ), Facial Aesthetics Instructor License, Medical Aesthetics Certification.
Where did the aesthetician learn clinical skills?
An aesthetician provides comprehensive clinical skin care management skills that niether a nurse or general aesthetician basic education has provided. The aesthetician has garnered Facial Aesthetics clinical treatments through CEU programs provided throughout the U.S. and outside of the U.S.
What did it take to become an Facial Aesthetics Instructor?
The actual license mandates that you become an aesthetician first then you can apply for an instructors program. You must have practiced 2 years before taking a Facial Aesthetics Instructor Program. You have 1500 hours (aesthetics instruction and instructors hours combined ) of specialized training and practiced 2 years in order to teach Facial Aesthetics.You must take orals, written, demonstrate skills and present a teaching class demonstation.You receive a License for Facial Aesthetics Instructor once you pass the state exam.
Do you believe an aesthetician coming out of school is prepared to work in a medical environment?
It all depends on the specialization that she may be entering. In general, the aesthetician needs specialization clinical skin care training/CEU before entering a medical environment.
Why do dermatologists not like aestheticians?
Many dermatologists do have an aesthetician within their medical office. Many believe they add little benefit to their patients dermatological care. In actuality, the aesthetician could provide so much to their practice both in business development and continuity of patient care.
What makes the best qualified Licensed Skin Care Professional?
The aesthetician that has obtained years of integrated specialized training, clinical experience and understanding of how to merge facial aesthetics speciality license with more comprehensive clinical skin care management program is the best skin care professional prepared to work with dermatologists, plastic surgeons and facial plastic surgeons from day one.
The nurse that has garnered facial aesthetics skills , business skills and understand how to move the client-patient-patron concept is more likely to make a very competive skin care professional.
Licensed Skin care Professionals: Nurse-Aestheticians
Nurses ( LPN/RN ) have a great opportunity to become recognized for their contributions in Medical Aesthetics. Rather the nurse is an LPN or RN, each has an an opportunity to grow as a skin care professional . The key factor here is that the "nurse" obtains a specialized certification in Facial Aesthetics in order to pursue goals as a licensed skin care professional.