Skin Analysis

Skin Analysis and Consultation is the part of a professional facial when the beauty therapist looks at a skin underneath a brightly lit "mag lamp" and UV Skin Analyzer to determine skin type, skin conditions and the best course of treatment, for both in clinic treatments and home care products. This is a hands-on session with the client, and include a full medical and general health questionnaire as all details of life style and habits plays a roll and has effect on the skin.  


Have the edge on treating your clients’ skins, by providing a professional and thorough Skin Analysis & Skin Consultation. The information gathered will assist you in planning a personalized, most suited and effective treatment plan for each client visiting your clinic or practice.  

  • Learn  the skill to look further than just the surface of the skin
  • Identify & interpret the imperfections visible on the surface of the skin
  • Learn the connection between the inner workings of the skin & the effect thereof on the outside
  • Identify conditions & rule out disorders 
  • Cosmetic & Derma-cosmeceutical Ingredients
  • Learn to design a treatment plan, to effectively treat the skin and ultimately promote skin health.  

All our training provided are hands-on, which is necessary for beauty therapist to become proficient in Skin Analysis & Skin Consultation.


Skin Analysis & Consultation Training is done in 3 sections: 

Section 1 - Online - where we cover an introduction to your selected modality plus cover all the theory work.  

Download your manual and familiarize yourself with the content.  

You will complete 10 Theory Units and have access to 2 live video demonstration of various aspects of the treatment. 

Complete a quiz before starting section 2 of your course.  

This enables our instructors to spend the majority of time in the class on practical. 


Section 2 - in Person - where we cover all the practical work on models, guided by your trainer.  

You will complete 3 Theory Units and perform a full Skin Analysis & Consultation.


Section 3 - Assessment & Certification 


About Training:  

Training is done over 6-hours divided into 2 sections - 3-hours will be completed in a self-study section at home followed by a 3-hour one-on-one session with our educator or over zoom. 


In this in-depth course we revise the following: 

~ Introduction to Skin Analysis & Skin Consultation

~ Health & Safety 

  • Code of practice for hygiene in beauty salons 

  • Sterilization & disinfecting 

~ Skin Biology

  • Skin Facts 

  • Layers of the Skin 

  • Bones of the face 

  • Muscles of the face  

  • Circulatory System 

  • Respiratory System 

  • Lymphatic System 

  • Function of the Skin in relation to Skin Analysis 

~ Skin Classification 

  • Skin Type Classification 

  • Normal Skin 

  • Oily Skin 

  • Dry Skin 

  • Dehydration 

  • Couperose 

  • Sensitivity 

  • Pigmentation 

  • Ageing 

  • Acne Prone/Problematic 

  • Fitzpatrick Classification 

~  Skin Conditions and Disorders  

~ Skin Concerns 

  • Moles 

  • Milia 

  • Scarring 

  • Enlarged pores 

~ The Skin Consultation & Analysis Protocol 

 ~ Skin Analysis Tools:             

  • UV Skin Scanner 

  • Measure Melanin & Oil 

  • Magnifying Lamp                        

  • Loupes Glasses            

  • Camera 

~ Contra-Indications & Contra-Actions 

~ Admin  

  • Consultation Form Templates 

  • Skin Diagrams 

  • Consent form Templates 

  • Marketing Images 

~ Demo Video – Skin analysis 

~ Demo Video – Skin Consultation 


We also supply:  

~ An Updated Covid-Ready Health & Safety Protocol 

Owner's Manual for Owners only 

~ Marketing Manual with images for Social Media & Websites 


On-Going Support: 

Your training doesn’t end when you leave the class. We offer on-going support via e-mail, phone, live video conference and access to our private Facebook group Dermal Therapies NZ to help you through any challenges as you work your way toward mastery. 


Join us for a hands-on Skin Analysis & Consultation Class and start offering a new service to your clients right away! 

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Skin is our Thing