Waking up excited to start your day is every person’s dream. Working in a rewarding career is icing on the cake! We spend most of our adulthood working 9-5 jobs, 5 days a week. Why not fill this precious time with something that you love and feel accomplished doing?
Wondering what’s it’s like to be a Medical Aesthetician? Keep reading to find out what some of the top Medical Aestheticians are doing in the beauty industry today.
As a Medical Aesthetician you can direct your career path in any way you choose from working in a Dermatology or Plastic Surgery Clinic to creating your own hours working from home. You can choose what and how much you practice and even go into education and sales. The possibilities are endless.
Working in a Clinic
Medical Aestheticians in Dermatology or Plastic Surgery clinics are typically expected to do advanced skin care treatments such as Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels, LASER skin rejuvenation and Microneedling. They may also be asked to treat patients with scarring and post-surgery scars and conduct consultations for advanced skin care treatments.
If you love the challenge and variety involved in working with advanced skin care treatments, a clinic may be just the path for you.
A More Tranquil Approach
Want to take a more relaxing approach to your career? Medical Aestheticians are versatile in the services they can offer. You can work within the tranquil environment of day or destination spa. Your clients can enjoy traditional spa treatments such as waxing, manicures, pedicures, facials and body treatments or any advanced medical skin care procedures such as microdermabrasion, chemical peels, microneedling and LASER skin rejuvenation.
The Entrepreneurial Life
If you prefer to work for yourself it is easy to start a business from home. A registered business at home can give you convenience and flexibility to serve clients in your local community. A home-based Medical Aesthetician can be flexible with treatment offerings as you can determine the services you perform. You can do waxing, LASER hair removal, facials and microdermabrasions, chemical peels, manicures and pedicures and so much more from the comfort of your own home.
With a home-based business it is highly recommended that you have a private treatment room away from the family dwelling to give your clients a feeling of privacy and serenity.
The World of Sales
Are you a natural sales person? There are tons of medical spa equipment and products in the industry requiring reputable and educated sales representatives. You would be required to acquire new clients as well as maintain existing clients for the company you work for. Your education could bring you into the rewarding career of selling LASERS or a world-renowned skin care line!
Pass on Your Knowledge
Do you find yourself passionately educating your clients when you are doing treatments? Ever think of education as a profession? Many medical aestheticians who choose to be educators have found rewarding careers with skin care and medical equipment lines. This job typically consists of visiting spas and medical spas that are currently using or have recently purchased skin care products or equipment and educating their staff on treatment protocols and training on the uses.