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Beauty Therapist

Provides skin analyses, facial therapies, skin-care treatments and body treatments such as massage to clients.


Tasks Include:


  • discussing client needs, analysing skin characteristics and advising on suitable skin care, treatments and application of make-up
  • applying general cosmetic and corrective make-up
  • performing manicures and pedicures including decorative nail art, application of artificial nails, nail repair, and other specialised hand and foot treatments
  • performing facial and body treatments such as massages
  • treating unwanted hair through waxing, bleaching, tinting, depilation and electrolysis
  • evaluating beauty therapy processes and products
  • receiving bookings, arranging appointments and maintaining client records
Specialisations
  • Electrologist (Hair Remover)
  • Manicurist
  • Nail Technician
Job prospects for Beauty Therapists in Victoria

Occupation in the Beauty Therapists group include Beauty Therapist

Employment prospects
There are currently 5,800 Beauty Therapists in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this occupation is expected to grow. Employment prospects for the next five years are good.

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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