Careers in Aesthetics
Specializing in bridal parties & weddings can be a job!
Aestheticians can be sought after makeup artists. Aestheticians specialize in understanding skin, ingredients, & professional makeup application.
Lash or Brow Specialist
Demand is high for lash & brow specialists.
Being licensed means you have credibility to share your opinions.
On Set! Aesthetician to the stars!
Our graduates have gone to work in film, runway, & even Walt Disney World!
Cruise Ship or Hotel Spa Aesthetician
Our graduates & at least one of our former educators worked in the cruise industry & loved it!
Aestheticians can create a following as a waxing specialist. Brazilian waxing or just eyebrow waxing can be a fantastic career with enormous earning potential.
Aesthetics teachers are in demand. Teaching is a rewarding profession. Our passion is teaching, so we know!
Aestheticians are terrific brand ambassadors. We should know. One of our former students works for Aesthe Skin Care!
Salon, Spa, or Medspa Owner or Director
We have had many of our graduates open or acquire their own spa or medspa.
At The University of Aesthetics & Cosmetology in Downers Grove, our Aesthetics program prepares students to become Illinois licensed Aestheticians. Our licensed educators bring real-world experience to help students be prepared for employment in med-spas, clinics, salons & spas. Our education includes current theory, advanced theory, practical application, & fun projects.
Finding a new career. It’s a big deal. These resources can help you find what’s right for you. When you decide, we hope you think of us for cosmetology or aesthetics training.