Open Up Your World with International CIDESCO Certification*
CIDESCO (Comité International D’Esthétique et de Cosmétologie) was founded in 1946 with the mission of:
· Promoting Esthetics internationally;
· Uniting members both nationally and internationally;
· Creating recognized training centers that follow CIDESCO training programs, leading to CIDESCO examinations and diplomas;
· Promoting the free exchange of professional knowledge, new developments and information through international Congresses.
CIDESCO has national “sections” in 33 countries, and is headquartered in ZurichSwitzerland. In 1966, Christine Valmy founded the American Aesthetician Association, which became “CIDESCO Section USA” the following year.
This course features three sections, including:
Esthetics combines several different disciplines, providing an in-depth study into chemistry, anatomy and biology as a foundation for learning:
· Facial Treatments
· Body Procedures
· Makeup Techniques
· How to use electricity and machines in Esthetics
· How to remove superfluous hair
· Operating an Esthetics business in theory & practice
You’ll also learn how to operate a business, both in theory and in practice.
The Nails class builds your knowledge from a solid foundation of anatomy and physiology that helps you turn your client’s time into a relaxing experience. Your will learn all facets of the business, while keeping in mind the serious health issues involved. The class includes:
· Safety and Health
· Infection Control
· Gel Nails
· Nail Art
The CIDESCO Exam:
We will ensure you are well prepared to pass the CIDESCO exam after you complete our 350-hours class. You will be molded into the professional that CIDESCO demands.
Choose Your Own Schedule
CIDESCO certification is a very involved and thorough course, totaling 1200 hours of theory and practice. At Christine Valmy International School for Esthetics, Skin Care & Nails, we understand that you need to balance your family and work life with your education, so we offer full and part-time schedules to fit your individual needs.
On your way to becoming a CIDESCO-Certified Professional
We’ll prepare you to pass CIDESCO’s licensing exam, and you’ll then have a diverse choice of professional path.
We Keep You on the Cutting Edge
We are constantly upgrading our curriculum to stay in the forefront of the latest advances in technique and technology. Christine Valmy International School for Esthetics, Skin Care & Makeup is committed to remain a pioneer of our industry, and is likewise committed to our graduates who leave our school with the knowledge and training necessary to stand out in a competitive field.