- 1. Aesthetics and Beauty Therapy (2 Years, Diploma)
- 2. Applied Aesthetics and Beauty Therapy (3 Years, Higher Diploma)
- 3. Beauty Therapy and Contemporary Alternative Therapies(4 Years, Bachelor of Science)
- 4. Professional Make Up (2 Years, Diploma)
- Lectures - Seminars
- Short Courses
- CIDESCO International Beauty Therapy Examinations
- Syllabus Subjects
Anatomy (Ι 101)
The anatomic structure of the human body. Cells and tissues. Description of the systems and organs of the human body.
The physiology of the functions of cells and tissues, of the systems and organs of the human body. Metabolism.
Dermatology Ι II, (D101, 102)
Skin. Anatomy, structure and functions. Nerves. Accessories. Vessels. Glands. Hair. Nails. Physiology of the skin. Hair and nail conditions.
Physics, special subjects (F 101)
Electricity. Power. Tension- intensity. Continuous- interferential current. Rectifier. Dangers from the electric current. Conductors- insulators. Fuses. Safety measures. Types of electric currents used in beauty therapy equipment. Radiation and use in beauty therapy. Properties- effects. Indications- contra indications. Precautions.
Facial Aesthetics I, II (FT101,102)
Skin Analysis. Eye brow shaping. Eye lashes tinting. Face cleansing. Deep cleansing. Facial massage. Ampoules. Peeling. Masks. Facial treatments also using equipment. Methods and techniques. Safety in use. Indications and contra indications.
Hygiene (Υ 101)
Hygiene and cleanliness. Rules of personal hygiene for the beauty therapist and for the beauty salon. Sterilization of equipment and tools. Use of detergents and antiseptics. Soaps and cleaning products. Deodorants- anti respirants. Skin conditions, bacteria, virus, fungus. Deceases and risk of spread. Protection for the beauty therapist and the client.
Make up Ι, ΙΙ (ΜΚ101, 102)
Preparation for make up. Cleansing and hydration,, hygiene. Use of products (make up, pouder). Tools and make up material. Color harmonies. Face shaping. Make up application and technique. Types of make ups.
Manicure-Pedicure (Μ 101)
Beauty care of the hands and feet. Materials. Hygiene. Procedure. Nail care. Massage of the hands and feet. Techniques. Application of products. Varnish. Bases. Artificial nails. Anatomy of the nails.
Cosmetology I (Κ102)
Introduction. Protection and maintenance of the skin. Ingredients and analysis of the cosmetic products. Cosmetic/ beauty therapy products. Crèmes. Emulsions. Lotion. Masks. Oils. Preservatives. Antioxidants. Absorption.
Body Aesthetics (FT102)
The human body. Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of body problems. Cellulite and obesity. Massage. Techniques. Treatment of décolleté, bust and back. Body types. Electrotherapy.
Chemistry Principals (CH102)
Basic Chemistry. Organic- inorganic chemistry. Καταστάσεις της ύλης. Atoms. Elements. Molecules. Valency. Chemical reactions. Solutions. Chemical bonding. Synthesis, analysis. Theory of Ions. Electrolytes and electrolysis. Acids, alkali, salts. Scale of ph. Characteristics and effects of weak acids and alkali on the skin. Organic acids.
Depilation (feet, μηρών, hands, face). Anatomy of hair. Methods of depilation. Material. Hygiene and sterilization. Hot and cold wax application. The use of honey. Removal of hair from various parts of the body. Procedure and technique. After care. Various conditions- advantages and disadvantages. Ingredients of wax and honey. Equipment. Indications- contra indications.
Dermatology ΙΙΙ (D201)
Skin. Basic skin conditions. Primary- secondary conditions. Skin diseases. Conditions in glands and blood vessels. Recognition of skin deceases..
Cosmetology II (K201)
Introduction. Chemistry and beauty therapy. Water. Substances. Humectants. Emollients. Ingredients. Preservatives and Antioxidants. Skin Cleansers. Lotions. Crèmes. Ampoules. Masks. Products for: Make up, Nails, Depilation, Sun protection, Skin whitening. Natural and Organic cosmetics. Cosmetic industry laws.
Business Studies I, II (Ε 201, 202)
Introduction. Economic activity and types of sectors. Business structures. Capital, costs, income and profits. Choice of suitable place. Internal design. Ownership. Insurances. Personnel employment. Acquisition of equipment and supplies. Stocks. Basic accounting. Marketing. Marketing. Promotion and advertising. Sales and psychology of the clients. Continuous professional development. Services from a bank, lawyer, accountant. Taxes and licenses. Professional conduct and ethics.
Gymnastic Exercises (Y201)
Introduction. Types of movements. The role of human skeleton. Good physical condition. Gymnastics and muscle endurance. Exercises for aesthetic problems. Gymnastics and health. Methods of exercises. Isometric exercises. Diet and gymnastics.
Facial Aesthetics III, IV (FT201, 202)
Facial Electrotherapy.Facial massage. Technique and movements. Skin Analysis of the face. Skin types. Skin cleansing and treatments. Cleansing methods with equipment and products. Penetration of substances into the skin.
Body Aesthetics ΙΙ, ΙΙΙ (ΒΤ201, 202)
Body Electrotherapy. Machines and equipment. Body Analysis. Recognition, assessment of body problems. Methods for improvement and correction of the body. Indications –contra indications. Body massage. Lymphatic body massage. Technique, sequence and analysis of movements. Types of massage.
Artistic Make up (KMK201)
Make up for : ballet, photograph, television, theatre, bride, Camouflage- corrective, covering. Special effects. Artistic make up. Free subject (nature).
Aesthetic Surgery (BS202)
Introduction to Plastic surgery. Application and usefulness. Body parts and applicability. Face: Facial lifting, brow, nose, ear, lips, chin and cheeks. Body: Breast, abdomen, legs, gluteus. Liposuction. Methods. Results of plastic surgeries. Slides presentation. For each method and results. Maintenance of the results by the beauty therapist.
Diet and Nutrition (DN202)
Introduction. Food and nutrients. Balanced diet. Pyramid of healthy nutrition. Energy. Digestion and absorption of food. Carbon Hydrates. Fats and Oils. Proteins. Water and Electrolytes. Daily consumption. Minerals and salts. Calcium. Iron. Vitamins. Pregnancy and baby feeding. Nutrition problems. Infections-Allergies and nutrition. Chronic diseases. List of healthy nutrients. Healthy cooking.
First Aid (FA202)
First Aid principles. Therapy principles. Priorities and hazards. Various cases that a beauty therapist may face at the beauty salon- assessment, actions, proper handling.
Definition and history of Aromatherapy. Essential oils. Methods of extraction. Carrier oils. Quality of essential oils. Storage. Synergy. Absorption. Methods of use. Blending. Introduction to botany and chemistry. Holistic philosophy. Insurance. Indications –contra indications. Principles and benefits. Health assessment. Aromatherapy massage. Case studies.
Electrical Epilation (DL202)
The hair. Anatomy and histology of hair. Types of hersutism. Stages of hair growth. Methods of removing hairs. Contraindications. Safe removal. Procedures. Technique for Electrical epilation.(electrolysis). Treatment per areas. The pain phenomenon. Usefulness of the physiological hair. Causes of increased hair growth. Hersutism. Care and consultation.
Dermatology V, IV (D 301, D302)
Physiology and absorption of the skin. The immune system. AIDS. Hormones. Allergies. Acne and the Aesthetician. Comedogenecity. Photo aging treatment. Chemical peeling. Treatment of a client after a plastic surgery. Recognition of medical conditions and reference to a doctor. The use of laser in dermatology and medical aesthetics.
Advanced Aesthetic Treatments& New Technologies in Beauty Therapy I, II (ΑΤ301, 302)
Facial and body treatments. New advanced techniques, technologies and treatments in beauty therapy. New techniques and care for the nails. Artificial nail and airbrush techniques and painting. SPA Therapies, Artificial nails techniques, Laser and beauty therapy, Photolysis, Mesotherapy etc.
Aromatherapy ΙΙ, ΙΙΙ (ΑΡ301, 302)
The history of Aromatherapy. Sources of essential oils. Basic chemistry of essential oils. Study of the essential oils and their effects. Methods of extraction. Blending. Basic oils and oil solutions. Aromatherapy massage. Health, hygiene and safety. Treatments. Consultation. Case studies.
Business Management and Organisation I, II (BM301, 302)
Introduction. Types and choice of business. Marketing. Psychology at work. Management theories. Principles and functions of management. Decision making. Financial management. Legislation, Monetary system. Case study.
Information Technology I,II (IT301,302)
History of computers. Introduction- Hardware and Software- Microsoft Windows. Word Application, Files. Basic Functions. Format. Tables. Auto shapes- pictures. Print. Microsoft Excel- Spreadsheets. Files. Cells. Rows and Columns. Texts. Formulas. Charts. Print. Internet and E-mails. Microsoft Power point. Presentations. Practical applications in the IT workshop.
English I, II (EN301, 302)
English reading. Writing. Comprehension. Grammar. Essay. Reporting. English for business. Composition and letter writing. English for beauty therapy.
Complementary therapies (CT301, 302)
Introduction and application of special aesthetic treatments. Reflexology. Indian head massage. Ayurveda. Shiatsu massage.
Creative Make up (CMK301, 302)
History and development of make up. Common conditions and skin problems. Professional and personal hygiene. Colour harmonies. Knowledge for make up products. Various kinds of make up for various parts of the face. Make up for ballet, photography, television, theatre and fashion show. Corrective and covering make up (camouflage). Special effects