New – the ultimate guide to facial course

This course is suitable if you have already done your skincare and dermaplaning course with ultimate, 0r if you want to refresh your facial skills

We provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable you to confidently and competently provide this much sought after treatment to your clients at the highest standard. Our courses include both theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to carry out safe, effective treatments. We also cover business information and tips to help our participants

What is a facial

A facial is a multi-step, multi-purpose skin treatment including steam, face masks, exfoliation, cleansing, a face massage and a variety of creams and lotions. There are many types of facial treatments, and choosing the one you need depends on your skin type and skin issues. Some are highly moisturizing, others are firming and restoring, while some focus on problem areas and certain skin conditions. No matter the type, all facials have some amazing benefits for your skin:


What does the course cover

  • Anatomy of the skin, facials muscles and bones (pre study)
  • Skin types
  • Skin conditions
  • Skin analysis
  • How to correctly cleanse, tone and moisturise
  • Which products are suitable for each skin type
  • Exfoliation
  • Facial steaming
  • Face masks and how to make them
  • Skin care products
  • Consultation
  • Contraindications and contra-actions
  • Hygiene and safety
  • What is a facial
  • Facial massage movements
  • Benefits of facial
  • Aftercare
  • How to perform a facial
  • Pricing and costing
  • And much more

Prerequirements –  must have skin care and A&P certificate

All our trainers are working technicians which gives them an advantage and working knowledge that they love to share with their students. We offer continued support including our ‘Ultimate App’ where you will get access to videos, tips & tricks.


10 to 2

Course breakdown:

10 – 11: product knowledge

11 – 12 demo of cleans, tone  and massage movement  on mani head

12 – 12:30 lunch

12:30 – 2 practice on model

Ultimate would like to see 4 case studies after this course so we can see you understand the process and to iron out any problems


Course fee £225 without kit.

Kit is optional at £40 from

If you do not purchase a kit you will use the trainers products on the day

What’s in the kit

  • Mitt x2
  • Head band
  • Face mask
  • Toner
  • Cleanser
  • Moisturiser
  • SPF


A non-refundable deposit of £75 is required to secure your place on the course, with the balance due 14 days prior to the day of the course. Ultimate dose do payments plans please ask your local trainer for details


Our accreditation is through beauty industry approval and will be able to get insurance with there companies but check your insurance company to whether they will add it on . As dermaplaning is using a surgical blade your insurance may be a little higher but our insurance company will cover you as a beginner


Courses are non-refundable but if you give 7 days notice you may be able to attend an alternative date but this will be up to our discretion as to whether you can attend another date. If we need to change the date of your course we will give you 7 days notice but if it is due to sickness or unforeseen circumstances we will put you on the next available course.

At Ultimate, we have very high standards and take seriously your intention to become an experienced  technician. It is imperative that patience, preparation and practice is a commitment from you.