THE SKIN & BODY NETWORK
Creating a Brighter Future for Beauty Professionals
At The Skin & Body Network, formerly Advanced Aesthetics Training of Connecticut, we know what it takes to enhance our students’ education. Our unique approach to learning and top quality faculty makes The Skin & Body Network more than any other continuing education beauty school - it’s a life experience. Feel free to stop by for a visit at your convenience.
ADVANCED SKIN & BODY CURRICULUM
Most classes are available both in person and virtually. Please see the class description for details!
LASH LIFT & TINT CERTIFICATION
Eyelash Lifting is the fastest growing new service in the beauty industry! Our 1 day training explores theory and techniques of eyelash lifting application. Course covers client consultation, safety and sanitation protocol, procedure for treatment, and pre/post-treatment care, marketing tips, and hands on experience. Eyelash Lifting maintenance will bring your client back to you every 8-12 weeks to lift lashes where the others have shed through the natural growth cycle.
This services pairs nicely with Lash and Brow Tinting.
VIRTUAL VAJACIAL DEMO
Excellent for those suffering from ingrown hairs. Its purpose is to remove dead skin cells and smooth bumps around the bikini line, preventing acne and helping to maintain healthy, hydrated skin.
Featuring products by Hale & Hush, learn how to set up and perform this treatment using any product line. This is a great add on for any waxing or skin care business! This class is a Virtual Training and Demo. In person option available
BROW BEAUTIFICATION CERTIFICATION
Master your eyebrow shaping and facial waxing techniques using both hard and soft wax. Learn the art of eyebrow shading to upsell your brow design services and teach your clients how to show the same love to their own brows.
THREADING CERTIFICATION COURSE
This is a two day class
Each class includes:
An introduction to facial and eyebrow threading
Instructions on holding and moving the thread
Hands-on training and personalized feedback
Step-by-step instructions on the most versatile technique, the hand technique, used for facial and eyebrow threading
Step-by-step instructions on how to do facial and eyebrow threading on yourself
Instructions on creating lines and brow shaping
A final round of hands-on training and personalized feedback
A free spool of eyebrow threading thread and certificate of completion. Each state has its own rules and regulations to perform threading. Check with your state board of cosmetology to see what they require.
ADVANCED HANDS ON FEMALE BRAZILIAN
Master your skills in both soft and hard wax in this hands on course. Includes lecture, demonstration and hands on training. Excellent class for anyone looking to refine their skills regardless of brand preference. Learn marketing skills, tips to increase revenue and how to make more money!
Virtual option also available
BRYGHT SKIN LIGHTENING
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Once registered you have the ability to shop from the full range of class offerings, retail selection and backbar products. Please continue to use this affiliate link each time you log in so The Skin & Body Network will be your referrer! One on one classes booked thru this link will be with The Skin & Body Network founder, Melissa Bivelacque.
BASIC WAX FULL BODY
Refresh your skills in both soft and hard wax in this hands on course. Includes lecture, demonstration and hands on training. Excellent class for anyone looking to refresh on basic wax skills or to increase speed and confidence regardless of brand preference. Learn marketing skills, tips to build business, increase revenue and how to make more money!
Virtual option also available
BASIC FUNDAMENTALS OF MAKEUP
Have you been a licensed Esthetician or cosmetologist for years, yet haven’t focused on working as a makeup artist? Maybe you’ve forgotten the basics of makeup artistry and would like to make a career shift. Perhaps you’re a professional makeup artist looking to refresh your knowledge so you can feel more confident in the services you offer.Then this course is for you! The Basic Fundamentals of Professional Makeup Artistry will go over everything you need to know to be able to confidently pick up a makeup brush and work on clients. In this course, we go over color theory, shade matching, product knowledge, and so much more!
Professional makeup kit included.
INTRO TO SPECIAL FX
Are you a makeup artist looking to expand your services into the world of special fx? Intro to Special FX will teach you simple makeup applications you can do in minutes that can be added to any look. You’ll also learn how to combine these techniques to create a horrific masterpiece, perfect on set or for your client’s next Halloween party.
Professional beginner special fx kit included.
BRIDAL MAKEUP 101
Are you a makeup artist looking to specialize in the world of weddings? Bridal Makeup 101 will teach you everything you need to know to flawlessly create a look that lasts.
Professional bridal makeup kit included.
BEGINNER BODY TREATMENTS FOR ESTHETICIANS & MASSAGE THERAPISTS
Join us as we learn the basics to body treatments. What options do we have for body scrubs and wraps that will not break the bank or require installing a shower in my location? During these COVID times we need to think outside that box and bring in some new, fun and innovative ideas. Let us show you how easy it is to add these treatments to your menu. No mess and minimal additional products required! Hurry up - there are limited places available in this popular class! Contact us today to learn more.
BROW LAMINATION CLASS
If you've been wanting to add brow lifting/lamination and tinting services to your business, this class is for you.
This course is ideal for professionals who want to learn the newest technique to tame unruly brows, create a fuller appearance, and re-direct the direction of hairs for the ultimate brow service. The class is structured to provide theory and hands-on practical experience. You'll also receive a brow lift kit with the training fee, so you can immediately implement what you've learned during the course. Not only will you receive personalized attention during the training, but you'll also receive ongoing support as you build your skill and techniques.
- Hair histology
- Brow trends and correcting growth patterns
- Concerns and contraindications
- Brow lifting techniques and applications
- Brow tinting protocols and how to combine with lifting
- Client consultation
Tuesday, September 29th | 3pm - 8pm
- Brow lift product kit with about 15 treatments ($125 value)
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING?
- A mask is required during demo and hands-on
Please be prepared to pair up and work on each other during the hands-on.
COMING IN 2021
Advanced Lash Extension
Rezenerate Nano Infusion
Indian Scalp Massage
Ayurvedic Facial Treatments
Benefits of CBD
STUDENT SUCCESS STORIES
August 28, 2018
Certificate achievers from Advanced Aesthetics Training of Connecticut receive the utmost resect from salon and spa owners. Picture this. It is you and another candidate for a position and you have a handful of extra certificates under your belt. Who do you imagine will expect a call back from this potential employer? Certifications make you stand out in a crowd of other applicants.