Esthetician Program

Professional Skin Care

​​Bear Heart School 

Where Education Meets Intuition

Online Catalog Vol 15, Feb 2021

420 S. Howes, A-201  Fort Collins, CO 80521

Fort Collins Next Start Date:  January 2024

Now Accepting Applications for Esthi and Esthi~Massage Dual Enrollment

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Esthetician Friday and Saturday days class. 

Plus clinic and testing lab with varied times offered. 

Esthetician and Massage Dual Enrollment Program 
Discounted when enrolled together
Finish both programs in 8 months

Approved and Regulated  by the Division of Private Occupational Schools Colorado Department of Higher Education

Exceeds State Requirements for a Colorado State Esthetician License with the Division of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) 

General Schedule:

​30 weeks

10 hours per week of study

10 Clinic /Testing Lab

3 days of Class/Clinic/Lab

600 hour Program 
Includes these Advanced Modalities: 

LASHES * Brows-application, lifting, Brow and Lash tinting



Esthetician Program ~ 600 Hours
Ask about our Dual Enrollment- Massage and Esthetic Option

The Esthetician program is more than just the basics. It is for students who want to offer a variety of introductory and advanced skin care and beauty options to their clientele. The certificate includes an in depth, treatment centered, hands-on curriculum that includes facials, massage, spa body treatments, hair removal, and makeup a well as lashes, high frequency, radio frequency, galvanic therapy, LED light therapy are also included in Bear Heart’s esthetic program. An effective client consultation is critical for a satisfactory result.  Students will learn to evaluate a client’s skin to meet their unique goals for the best results possible and use appropriate documentation for informed consent and release. Exploring the needs at different stages of life is included.
Bear Heart’s esthetic students will be able to perform many popular introductory and specialty facials such as hydrating, exfoliating, treatment oriented for scarring and acne, specialty for aging and sensitive skin and more. Learning how to combine treatments with specialty machines and routines will get the best results for your clients and is critical in satisfied clients and repeat customers.
Add on treatments to facials can be an important business edge. This program may also cover body treatments, advanced massage techniques like lymphatic and shiatsu for the face, hands and head, reflexology, hand and foot treatments, parafango, wraps, scrubs, paraffin dips, aromatherapy and more. Students will also understand the retail piece to a successful esthetic practice.
A variety of waxing methods including hard and soft waxes for the face and body, for men and women is covered with plenty of time for practice. The proper use of makeup has been used for centuries to enhance a person’s unique beauty. Basic makeup principals such as skin types, disorders, colors, and tones are necessary for flawless application. Students will learn how to highlight and contour the various facial shapes to achieve a beautiful daytime, special occasion, and evening looks.  Bear Heart esthi students will also learn lash extensions, lifting, and lash and brow tinting.
We will cover Colorado state rules and regulations regarding legal applications of esthetic procedures, scope of practice definitions and medical esthetics, and salon/workplace safety and health. Students will gain an understanding of the day in the life of an esthetician focused around clinical, practical experience supervised by licensed esthetician faculty, utilizing all the skills necessary for intentional, safe, and effective treatments for their clients.

Esthetician Program Cost: * $7,950.
    Registration Fee and Deposit  (non refundable)                         $650.
    Supplies  (non refundable, *subject to change)                            $1400.
    Clinic & Lab Fees  (non refundable)                                                     $1000.
    Tuition                                                                                                                   $4,900.

Interest Free Payment Plan
Payment schedule: Minimum $500 down
Approximately $500. per month for the length of your program

Extended payments for a nominal monthly fee

Esthetician Program Subjects
Facials for all types of skin and therapeutic benefits
Lashes: application, lifting and lash and brow tinting

Make Up
Hair Removal: face and full body
Spa Body Treatments
Skin Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology
The Business, Safety, and Legalities of Skin Care