Nail Technology & Clinical Aesthetics - Course Description - Our Curriculum Course outline
(Aesthetician and Nail Technician)

Introducing Basali' Dermal Instituteís N.T.C.A. program (Nail Technology & Clinical Aesthetics). This is an exclusive course offering designed to accommodate high-achieving career professionals interested in maximizing their earning potential in the beauty and wellness industry. This is one of the most revolutionary and comprehensive educational and training programs in the industry, based on more than 40 years of experience, research and development. Similar to Basali's standalone clinical aesthetics program, graduates of the N.T.C.A. program will be in high demands due to their in-depth understanding of the intricacies custom skin care therapies that serve a diverse range of people with a multitude of different skin types and conditions. Combined with the ability to provide hand and foot care, Basali's N.T.C.A. graduates are one step closer to providing total wellness packages, as oppose to single licensed aestheticians.

Course Description
Students learn a variety of basic to advanced skills in aesthetics and nail technology from a spa and clinical aspect, including: LED Therapy, Micro-dermabrasion, Micro-current Therapy and makeup artistry. Rarities in current aesthetics training, such as in-depth training on hydrotherapy body treatments and aromatherapy and herbal preparation, also are critical course components. Additionally, students will gain a full knowledge of business development skills, cross-training in technical skills and modernized theoretical education. Hands-on experience is provided through client service opportunities.

This combined multi-licensing training - not available through other basic aesthetics programs in the region - prepares students to pass the state licensing exams for aestheticians and nail technicians. This industry-first program will prepare graduates to maximize their success and marketability in a beauty and wellness industry that now favors those with multiple disciplines.

 Curriculum Course Outline
   Theory  Practical
 Introduction, Orientation, History  6  
 Law & State Code, Bookkeeping, Business Management,  Advertising, Ethics  24  
 Safety, Sanitation, Sterilization Bacteriology & Infection Control  30  30
 Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology  60  
 Aromatherapy, Level I Certification, Herbal Studies, Product
 30  18
 Chemistry, Treatment, Products  30  6
 Treatment Protocols Techniques and Micro-current Therapy  60  30
 Electricity, Spa Equipment  54  54
 Make-up & Color  12  12
 Manicure, Pedicure  15  30
 Artificial Nails  12  12
 Nail Art  12  6
 Retailing  6  
 Hair Removal  24  12
 Student Needs & Electives  12  12
 Practical Application Clinic  2  140
 Total Hours  389  386
     775 Hours

Advanced Level Education
Through the N.T.C.A. program, students are eligible for advanced education in Aromatherapy Level I and to earn certification in Microcurrent Technology and Hydrotherapy. 

Aromatherapy Level I
The therapeutic use of essential oils from aromatic plants to restore and enhance health and beauty as defined by the American Aromatherapy Association. Essential oils are plant extracts that contain antiseptics, antibiotics, vitamins and hormones, learn the secrets of these plants and the art of blending and synergy.

Microcurrent Technology
Myotonology® is a non-invasive procedure that uses the latest state-of-the-art microcurrent technology to restore skin's tonicity. By increasing skin circulation and metabolism, improving skin tone, reducing fine lines and wrinkles, and increasing hydration and nourishment of the skin, Myotonology® treatments make the face look healthier, younger, toned and refreshed.

The scientific use of water with specifically designed pieces of equipment used in wellness therapies, the treatment of Physical Therapy, injuries, disease or mental well-being. Hydrotherapy promotes health benefits for the immune system, circulation, metabolism and muscle tone; relieves stiffness, soreness and pain; and increases the benefits of massage.