LASER TRAINING - MINNESOTA

Laser Training
IN
Minnesota

If you check out the services offered at Minnesota salons, you’ll find that the list goes far beyond haircuts, hair styles, and perms. People seek a wide a variety of services at salons, creating many new specialty jobs in cosmetology. Permanent hair removal is one of the fastest growing services in cosmetology.

It includes services like electrolysis and laser hair removal. Laser hair removal is generally more popular for a variety of reasons. It is significantly less expensive than electrolysis and it has been around for much longer, which makes many clients feel better about the safety of this procedure.

State License Requirements
N/A

In Minnesota, this process is under the jurisdiction of the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Any trained professional can open a hair removal salon and perform this procedure. However, you do need a medical doctor to serve as your medical director. The doctor does not have to be on-site when procedures are being performed.

Education Details

Since you may work independently as a laser technician, high-quality training is especially important.

Your curriculum should cover the following topics:

  • Advanced skin care techniques
  • Laser theory and science
  • Laser techniques
  • Contraindications and medical indications
  • Skin disorders
  • Human anatomy and physiology
  • Pre-op care and post-op care

Lasers are complicated pieces of equipment, particularly since there are dozens of models used in salons today. Because of this, look into MN laser training courses that utilize multiple lasers during a training program. Getting to work with different lasers during your practical experience can help you feel more prepared for the equipment you need to use in your career.

License Renewal
N/A
License Renewal Hours
3 Years
License Renewal Period

In Minnesota, laser technicians must work under the guidance of a medical director to ensure patients receive quality care with minimal risk. That’s why practitioners who want to work with laser technology often complete a training program that meets the standards laid out by the National Council on Laser Certification (NCLC). They help make sure the industry adheres to strict standards for quality of care. If you become registered with this organization, you will need to stay up on the renewal process to maintain good standing. You will renew every three years by submitting this application, along with a $95 fee.

Careers
$33,770 
Salary
7.1%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022

Laser training programs in MN should leave you feeling confident in your ability to safely and efficiently perform laser hair removal. Your employment options may include spas, salons, hair removal clinics, and self-employment. Your work setting and your geographic location may impact your salary potential. Overall, the average salary for a Minnesota skin care specialist is $33,770 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016). Per O*Net, job openings for skin care specialists may increase 24% by the year 2022 (2016). Living in a metropolitan part of Minnesota may help you find more job openings and build your career.

Working as a Laser Technician

One of the many interesting job options available to a trained hair removal and skin care technician is working in a physician’s office. In a physician's office, a technician can evaluate skin care conditions and make treatment recommendations. Another exciting job option for a technician is offering beauty treatments in a beauty salon and spa. Finally, the ever-present self-employment option. The data reflects a strong job outlook for hair removal and skin care technicians in Minnesota.

State board Contact Information

Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners
2829 University Ave. SE, Suite 710
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone Number: 651-201-2742
Fax Number: 612-617-2601
E-mail Address: bceboard@state.mn.us

The Minnesota State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining a Minnesota state cosmetology license.

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University IV Shopping Center, 8205 University Ave.,
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Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute Rochester

701 Apache Mall,
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Program: Cosmetology

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Model College of Hair Design

201 8th Avenue South,
St. Cloud, MN 56301

Program: Cosmetology

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