Level 2 and 3 Combined Facials and Skin Care Course


This combined VTCT Level 2 & 3 Facials course will complete your studies and get you industry-ready within 7 weeks! 

This course is perfect for those wanting to become facialists and specialise in this area. It combines all Level 2 & 3 facial treatments starting you from the beginning of facial massage and skincare and moving on to electrotherapy facials, which incorporates machines to target clients specific skin concerns and are very much results-driven. You may decide to progress your studies with the Level 4 Laser & IPL qualification upon course completion to advance your skillset further.

You will learn everything from client consultation, skin analysis, cleansing, toning, mask application, extraction and moisturising, a full facial massage routine along with how to steam the face and apply hot towels. Full A&P knowledge, the theory of the machines, how to safely use each machine, and how to prepare your client for the desired effect. You will learn the following machines; Microcurrent (non-surgical facelift), Faradic, High Frequency (direct and indirect), Vacuum Suction (lymphatic drainage) and Galvanic (desincrustation and Iontophoresis).

This course is taught three days per week,  giving you the chance to fit studying around other commitments in your life. If you are an international student, you can study this course on a Standard Visitor Visa.

After the successful completion of the assessments, as a part of the course students will gain work experience at our onsite commercial LSBM Beauty Salon where all treatments will be provided to paying clients in a professional environment.




All prices are inclusive of course fees, mandatory course materials, awarding body registration & exam fees.
Only a 25% Deposit is required to secure your place on this course if the course start date is more than 1 calendar month away. Any courses with a start date less than one calendar month away will be required to pay full balance. To discuss payment plan options, please call the administration team on 020 3966 8690.

  • The minimum age for entry to this beauty therapy diploma course is 18 years – no exceptions.
  • No previous experience required, although a good general education is essential for this course.
  • An excellent level of English is required to attend this course, you must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently.
  • International students will be required to gain a ‘Standard Visitor Visa’.
  • VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services (you will be asked to add this at the checkout if you have not previously completed this qualification)

This course will cover the following units:

  • Theory of the skin
  • Skin Analysis
  • Cleansing, balancing, toning & moisturising
  • Steaming, Extraction and Full Facial Massage
  • Selecting, mixing and applying tailor-made face masques
  • Full facial massage routine
  • The theory in this module involves the anatomy & physiology of the upper torso; including the muscles, bones, blood and nerve supply
  • Client counselling/consultation techniques

Within this course, you will cover the theory that includes: the study of electrical currents and equipment, the storage and care of equipment, contraindications to treatments, safety precautions and the psychological effects of the treatments. You will cover a range of mechanical and electrical treatments for the face such as;

  • Microcurrent (non-surgical facelift)
  • Faradic
  • High Frequency (direct and indirect)
  • Vacuum Suction (lymphatic drainage)
  • Galvanic (desincrustation and Iontophoresis)


You will also study as a part of this course the Level 3 Anatomy & Physiology qualification. You will be given an online pack which will contain all the information that needs to be digested including videos at home. You will then sit two Anatomy and Physiology exams during class time and submit your completed portfolio.

Anatomy & Physiology covers all the major systems of the human body including;

  • Skeletal System
  • Muscular System
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Respiratory System
  • Endocrine System
  • Integumentary System
  • Urinary System
  • Reproductive System
  • Nervous System
  • Digestive System
  • Lymphatic System
  • Atoms and Ions


IN THE LSBM Beauty Salon

This course consists of 5 weeks in class, and 2 weeks within our exclusive on-site commercial salon.

Our salon is run by professional therapists and is open throughout the year, therefore we have a large client base for both our professional therapists and our student therapists.*Although the ‘normal’ study hours are 10am–5pm, you will also be required to practice your treatments in our student salon at the end of your class time, the salon is Monday to Thursdays 10am-6pm.

Upon completion of the course you will be required to submit a portfolio of evidence, all practical assessments will be performed on paying clients in the LSBM Beauty Salon.

On successful completion you will receive the following qualifications:

  • VTCT Level 2 Award in Facial Massage and Skincare
  • VTCT Level 3 in Facial Electrotherapy
  • VTCT Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology Certificate


The following items are mandatory and are included in the total course cost.

Course Fee (inclusive of exam registration fee) £2135
Tunic £25
Textbook £20
Facial Kit £15


From the 1st October 2020, completing a Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services is a prerequisite course that must be completed to carry out any of our VTCT beauty courses.
Please select whether or not you have already completed this course at the checkout and this will add £20 to your total.

Flexi payment plans tailored to you are available on this course. Please contact admissions at admission@beauty-school.co.uk to discuss your options.

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