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National Laser Institute Testimonials

Are you interested in attending National Laser Institute for cosmetic laser training or Botox training? Each year, we teach thousands of attendees – from across the country and the world – how to become cosmetic laser techs and cosmetic nurses.

We invite you to browse thousands of raving National Laser Institute reviews and testimonials from graduated students who took our medical aesthetics courses.

From stay-at-home moms to estheticians and physicians to nurses, we have trained countless attendees with varying backgrounds and professions looking to enter the rewarding medical aesthetics field.

We hope you find our student reviews and testimonials helpful as you consider taking the next step in your medical aesthetics career with training from National Laser Institute!

Click on the tabs below to read student success stories.

Aesthetician & Career Changers

Rose Destima 251 of 1370

My experience has been amazing. Great instructors who have lots of knowledge and a great environment with lots of positive energy. I'm going to truly miss everyone but I know I got a lot out of my training and left with new friends and feeling inspired about this industry!

Naomi Bondoc 252 of 1370

This class is very informative. NLI will help the world excel in the aesthetics field!


Brigitte Stoddard 253 of 1370

National Laser Institute is very educational. I cannot wait to put my new skills to use and find an amazing job! The instructors are extremely knowledgeable and really want all students to succeed. Thank you to everyone who helped me with the course, NLI is amazing!

Sherri Vatali 254 of 1370

The training I received from National Laser Institute was invaluable. Didactic and clinical experience gave me the confidence to start my own medical esthetic practice!


Melanie McKnight 255 of 1370

I feel confident, going forward, that I can only continue to learn more about this field. Everyone at National Laser Institute was so nice and happy. It really rubs off on you! I'm so sad it's over.

Edwin Miller 256 of 1370

National Laser Institute went beyond my expectations for the tattoo removal course. The instructors were simply amazing. Shelley Cook helped me learn the ins and outs of laser tattoo removal. I was surprised at how much practical experience time I received and the variety of different clients that I worked on was great. I can’t imagine going anywhere else to learn laser tattoo removal. Thanks, National Laser Institute!


Luana Joslin-Lester 257 of 1370

This is an excellent course for anyone interested in lasers, even medical professionals. The didactic and clinical set up gave us enough time to learn everything and obtain hands-on training. Great friendships were made here!

Sukhwinder K. Bains 258 of 1370

I loved being part of National Laser Institute’s laser course! It was a great educational and hands-on learning experience. I loved the wonderful personalities and atmosphere!


Jazmin Gorge 259 of 1370

The format of the course is conducive to learning. Day 1 was all theory and then day 2 and 3 you get plenty of hands-on training on different equipment and lasers


Jann Foley 260 of 1370

The only laser course I would ever recommend. Vickie was extremely helpful in helping me get enrolled last minute!

Aubree Santos 261 of 1370

This was a great experience! So much hands-on practice and all the instructors are knowledgeable and have been in the business for years.

Idora Khangali 262 of 1370

I really enjoyed learning from these amazing instructors and becoming educated with all these state-of-the-art lasers!


Jessica Ritchotte 263 of 1370

This school is worth every penny. I learned more at National Laser Institute in 3 days then I did in my 600 hours at esthetic school.


Samia Fatina 264 of 1370

I got to learn so much about the lasers and equipment and pros and cons and things I didn't even know existed! The staff was so knowledgeable and mature and friendly.

Donna M. Messenger 265 of 1370

I loved my experience at National Laser Institute. Highly recommend it--extremely informative instructors and class. I'm completely satisfied with the training I received.

Val Lauria 266 of 1370

This was a great experience! Thank you to all you knowledgeable instructors. It was a pleasure to get to know you!


Rebecca Daley 267 of 1370

You guys are amazing. I’m so glad I went through this and know it will change my life. I knew I always wanted to work in the esthetics field and I feel like being a laser technician will make my life more exciting. Thank you all.


Sam Dieterly 268 of 1370

I had such a good experience! I learned so much, made friends, had great teachers, and had a lot of fun. I feel confident about going out into this industry!

Denise Wynbrant 269 of 1370

This has been an AMAZING educational experience!

Rachel Voila 270 of 1370

I highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in laser hair removal or lasers. Everyone is so helpful and well-educated. I feel ready to work in this industry!


Aline Questel 271 of 1370

National Laser Institute was one of the best experiences of my entire life. I loved getting to know and learn from the instructors throughout the week.


Dyanna Nutter 272 of 1370

I'm confident and extremely excited to do lasers. It was so much fun learning about all the lasers, and I feel like I can do out into the world happy and confident in what I do thanks to National Laser Institute.

Delfina Calderon 273 of 1370

I had a wonderful time learning at National Laser Institute. The instructors are very professional. All my questions were always 100% answered. Shana was my favorite instructor!

Amy McNeil 274 of 1370

I came to National Laser Institute after my mom attended and absolutely loved it! The knowledge, experience, and personal attention I received was wonderful. We are now both NLI grads and on our way to starting a career within a med spa! The fact that NLI will continue to be here for continued support through Graduate Services made my decision to attend a no-brainer. I can’t wait to continue learning and sharing my success!

Lyuba Starikova 275 of 1370

I want to thank all the instructors at National Laser Institute. It was such a great experience to spend learning laser and building friendships with students. Even my family noticed that this is the happiest I’ve been in a long time! Thank you!


Medical Professionals

Julian Orenstein 251 of 365

I feel I now know enough to begin a confident clinical practice.

Ann Schwartz 252 of 365

Couldn't ask for better training! Amazing teachers, spa staff, and Louis is awesome, you can see why he is so successful!

Mia Schultz 253 of 365

The NLI is world class! You'd be hard pressed to find this quality of training, expertise, and latest greatest lasers anywhere else. There is no doubt NLI is the elite college you can find for classroom training, hands on application and knowledge. I am 150% confident I made the right choice to attend. The entire experience was fabulous! I loved every single minute and feel so properly prepared to go out into the laser industry and succeed with passion and confidence to help people feel better about themselves.

Ruth Alavarez 254 of 365

I had a very educational weekend course. I learned more than I thought possible in 2 days.

Nicole Taylor 255 of 365

A great way to refine and improve my current filler/ Botox knowledge.

Barbie Evans 256 of 365

It was great, instructors great.

Karen Nemeje 257 of 365

Brand new to industry after working as RN for 24 years in hospital. The staff and instructors were extremely knowledgable and work with each student to help them succeed and develop skill and confidence.

Tara Dice 258 of 365

Everyone here from the staff to instructors are all amazing. They are all very friendly, helpful and made the atmosphere comfortable. I didn't feel uncomfortable whatsoever during class or clinicals! You get lots of hands on training by excellent instructors!

Whitney Johnson 259 of 365

Had my lips done by students with Jan shadowing and they are wonderful. Jan did an amazing job at instructing.

Scott Sanderson 260 of 365

Was a great experience that left me feeling ready and excited to go home and get started with my own aesthetic injections.

Wilbert Tsai 261 of 365

I came into this course with no previous exposure to lasers and treatments. After just one week I feel I have enough exposure and confidence to start offering these modalities in my own practice. Thank you NLI!

Margot Gregory 262 of 365

This is perfect for healthcare professionals who want to change their practice.

Amal Sufian 263 of 365

You will have experience to inject almost everything. You will see more clients, not just one.

Chauntay Bradley, MD 264 of 365

An understanding of the basic principles of laser therapy is critical in performing these procedures safely and effectively. The instructors presented the material in a clear, precise manner. I have a new found respect for the numerous ways these procedures are improving the quality of life of people of all ages.

Henry Pridgen III, MD 265 of 365

My second NLI experience. Great instruction and clinical setting.

Tracy Elmo, RN 266 of 365

Amazing experience with professional and knowledgeable staff.

Teresa Miller, RN 267 of 365

Such an exciting experience and a fabulous enhancement to my RN skills.

Jonathan Shelton, PA 268 of 365

I had an excellent experience at NLI. The instructors were great and taught multiple methods and approaches to help achieve the main goals.

Sara Wilden, RN 269 of 365

NLI was an amazing learning experience! Instructors were very well educated, the facility was very clean and the learning environment was set up well. I am ecstatic to take my newly learned techniques back to my practice!

Jordan Garrett, RN 270 of 365

Sue was an amazing teacher. I learned so much as far as the way to inject, how to speak to clients, along with how to calm their nerves.

Bertha Cano, RN 271 of 365

It was awesome!

Mark Star, RN 272 of 365

I enjoyed the lectures. #1 Botox learning. The instructors are stellar and approachable. I'm hopeful I will be landing a new job, taking charge of my income, schedule and impact to keep up as a nurse! Louis is cool and is there for you. Office staff make your journey seamless to succeed!

Jinju Weiss, MD 273 of 365

Louis's excitement is awesome. The instructors were great. Would definitely recommend this course to anyone thinking about Botox/Dermal Fillers.

Linda Fletcher, PA 274 of 365

Very professional. Upholds medical ethics. Encourages students and creates an open learning environment.

Ashley Sedgwick, RN 275 of 365

Each instructor is top notch, always willing to go out of their way for each student.