Esthetics Programs in Georgia

Your skin is always glowing, everyone you know relies on you for product recommendations, and you fully believe that healthy skin is the key to beauty.

If this describes you, it sounds like you may be the right candidate for a Georgia esthetician license.

Esthetics covers everything from skin washing and moisturizing to microdermabrasion and chemical peels. If a career in this field sounds interesting, get in touch with local esthetics programs listed below.

Want to Become an Esthetician in Georgia?

What’s your ideal work setting? Maybe you see yourself as a salon owner, providing services to clients while hiring staff and expanding your business. You may be interested in traditional employment options at Georgia salons and spas. If you have always wanted to explore self-employment options, you could rent a chair at a local spa and provide services to clients.

The beauty industry is growing quickly in Georgia, so this is a great time to get started. O*Net anticipates a 15% increase in job openings for skin care specialists by the year 2024 (2016). On average, Georgia skin care specialists earn $30,120 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016).

Esthetics Training Options in Georgia

Esthetics is a highly regulated part of the beauty industry, and you need to earn your license before you can start working in this field. In Georgia, that means getting at least 1000 hours of training at a licensed beauty school. To pass your licensing exams and meet state licensing requirements, you need to learn about specific topics in your training.

Required Esthetician Education Topics

  • Hygiene, safety, bacteriology, and disinfection
  • Business practices, ethics, laws, and statutes
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Cleaning and disinfection of tools, implements, and equipment
  • Massage, Wraps and Cellulite treatment
  • Aromatherapy
  • Reflexology
  • Facials
  • Makeup application
  • Hair removal
  • Spa management

How to Get Your Georgia Esthetician License

Once your education is complete, you can apply to take your GA esthetician license exams. Passing scores on these exams, an approved application, and a $30 application fee may qualify you for licensure through the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology and Barbers.

Now that you see how you can use an esthetician license in Georgia, it’s time to take the first step on a new career path. Browse the list of schools below and get in touch with programs that interest you!

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Esthetics/Skin Care Schools in Georgia (alphabetized by city)
Alpharetta, GA

Our entire staff is dedicated to helping you make your dreams come true and find the right home to begin your career. Whether you dream of becoming a hairdresser, skin care...
Conyers, GA

Georgia Career Institute strives to provide its students the skills they'll need to begin a career as a Cosmetologist, Nail Technician, Esthetician, and Cosmetology Educator.
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Atlanta, GA

The AVEDA Institute was founded to create some of the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin and nail esthetics, makeup and total body wellness. Students are educated by professionals, using innovative.....
Atlanta, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Atlanta-Dunwoody, GA

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Atlanta-Kennesaw, GA

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Atlanta-Lawrenceville, GA

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Atlanta-Morrow, GA

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Augusta, GA

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Augusta, GA

Miller- Motte Technical College (MMTC or MMC) has a history of helping students succeed through hands-on education and career training.
Augusta, GA

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Columbus, GA

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Macon, GA

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Macon, GA

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Savannah, GA

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Savannah, GA

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