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Top 15 Challenges in the Esthetician Industry

top 15 challenges in the esthetician industry

My name is Laura Lorusso, and I’ve had the privilege of spending over 20 years in the esthetician industry. As a former spa manager of some of the top spas in Southwest Florida (2 in Naples & Marco Island), as a former and current Esthetician AND NOW as an owner of the Skincare Academy of […]

What is a Brightening Peel

One question we’ve sen come up a number of times during our facials is What is a Brightening peel? A brightening peel is a type of facial treatment that uses a combination of acids, enzymes, and other active ingredients to exfoliate the skin and improve its texture, tone, and radiance. The primary goal of a […]

What is Microdermabrasion?

One of the biggest things in the esthetician world for some time now is microdermabrasion. Not only is it something we teach at our esthetician school, but it’s also something we generally provide during each of our facials (both student and professional facials). What is Microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment that uses a […]

A Complete Guide to Becoming an Esthetician in Florida

One question we get asked almost more than any other is “what are the exact steps or process one must go through to become a licensed esthetician in the State of Florida?” Here’s our guide on the process, including what our facility offers. As a state-licensed esthetician school, we’ve helped many students graduate and attain […]

How to Become an Esthetician in Florida?

Become a Florida Esthetician: Unleash Your Inner Beauty Expert and Transform Lives! Introduction: Have you always been passionate about skincare and beauty? Do you love helping people feel confident and beautiful? If you’ve ever dreamt of turning your passion into a rewarding career, then becoming an esthetician in the Sunshine State is perfect for you! […]

Southwest Florida: Discover the Charms of Bonita Springs and Naples

Spa Professionals Academy, located in the heart of Southwest Florida, is a premier institution for aspiring estheticians. This beauty school is renowned for its comprehensive curriculum that melds theoretical learning with practical training. Here, students are equipped with a deep understanding of various skincare treatments, make-up application techniques, and wellness therapies, preparing them for a […]

How to renew your Facial License in Florida?

It’s not always an easy answer to find: How to renew my Facial Specialty license in Florida. Seeing as we’re in the education game to help ALL estheticians, not just our graduates, I figured I’d write a post to help you navigate the complexities of renewing your skin care license. First and foremost, when you […]

How Many Hours Do You Need to Become an Esthetician in Florida?

More than any other question we see we get asked… “How Many Hours Do You Need to Become an Esthetician in Florida?” Be it from potential students in the area – or those out of area. That’s why we’ve developed this blog post to explain the current esthetician rules in Florida. For the latest up-to-date […]

Facial Specialist Scope of Practice

Hi all! The question regarding a Florida Facial Specialist’s “Scope of Practice” comes up so often, I figured I’d post about it. Every state has certain regulations regarding what licensed professionals can and cannot do… it’s just a matter of finding them! One would think such a thing would be front page news, but more […]