Do you want a career that you love but one that also allows you to spend quality time with your family? It can be hard to find a balance between having a good career and being a good parent. Working in the medical aesthetic industry you can finally have both! This is one of the most flexible and lucrative careers out there which is why we think working in the medical aesthetic industry is one of the best jobs for parents.
When it comes to having children there are many things that you have to juggle. Helping your child with schoolwork, their daily routine, and taking them to their sports games and practices is a daily part of being a parent. When you work a job that takes up a lot of your time and energy the quality and amount of time with your kids suffer drastically. Working in the medical aesthetic field, however, you’ll be able to prioritize your kids and your career.
Coming from another industry you can work in the medical aesthetic field without any prior background as a medical professional. With our two-week comprehensive laser technician course, you can become a certified laser technician in just two weeks! This truly is one of the best jobs for parents! It’s the perfect career to get into after having kids as it allows you flexibility, good pay, and enjoyable clients. All this and you get to help people feel more confident and comfortable in their own skin.
If you’re wondering if people advance in this career field, the answer is absolutely yes! Many people end up opening their own business or getting into the sales and marketing of the beauty industry later on. Take a listen to our podcast where we talk to a variety of people who work in this industry and have advanced in all kinds of different ways. They all love what they do and every day and many of them have families. Listening to our podcast will really make you see why this is one of the best jobs for parents.
Instead of having to go back to school for another few years or struggle as you slowly move up in a new career field, you’ll be able to go into the medical aesthetic industry in just a matter of weeks! That’s right, a whole new career in just weeks. As a parent, we know that your life is hectic and that you already have a lot on your plate. Why add a two-year program to that? Come to the National Laser Institute and dedicate just two weeks of your time and it will benefit you and your family for years to come! If you don’t believe us, check out our testimonial page or our podcast where people tell story after story of how this industry has completely changed their life and the life of their family. There’s a reason that this industry is booming – our clients love it and the people who work in this industry love what they do!
In our 2-week comprehensive program, you’ll learn all the most in-demand cosmetic laser treatments to be able to leave our program feeling confident in your ability to get a job and start working on clients. Our program is completely hands-on so don’t worry, your first time working on a real, paying client won’t be on the job, you’ll get to do that right in school! You’ll learn the following how to administer the following treatments:
- Laser hair removal
- Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) photofacial
- Laser spider vein reduction
- Laser acne treatments
- CoolSculpting body contouring
- Cellulite reduction
- Radiofrequency (RF) skin tightening
- Laser wrinkle reduction
- Laser skin tightening
- Laser tattoo removal
All of these treatments are in high demand in the medical aesthetic industry. Depending on where you work and what you do, you’ll be treating clients with all of these procedures or you’ll specialize in one such as laser tattoo removal.
Speaking of where you’ll work, where can you work as a cosmetic laser technician?
These days it is now possible to get all kinds of treatments at your normal primary physician. Many physicians, obstetricians, and OB/GYNs are adding all types of medical aesthetic services to their practice. Due to the fact that these services are not covered by insurance, there is less of a hassle about the treatment and many physicians make good money out of offering these services.
Day spas and beauty salons
While day spas typically focus on relaxation and rejuvenation, they have recognized the need to add these services to deliver more dramatic results. Some businesses have brought in a physician or nurse to provide cosmetic procedures to their clients who might already get laser hair reduction and Botox elsewhere. This is the perfect place to work if you want to be in a beautiful and relaxing environment while you make people look and feel their best.
Small businesses focusing on only one type of treatment can decrease overhead costs while providing excellent service. Niche boutiques have become popular for procedures like laser hair and tattoo removal. While these cosmetic treatments typically require multiple sessions to be effective, this can turn new clients into repeat customers. This is the perfect place to work if you are looking for a smaller, more intimate environment with a lot of repeat clients.
Recently, some national fitness chains have begun to offer cosmetic laser treatments as part of their in-house spa amenities. Fitness centers are capitalizing on their current member base and expanding to non-members to provide a one-stop-shop. This is a great place to work if you want to be around clients who are healthy and fit individuals that want to optimize how their body looks and feels.
Following the course you’ll be able to:
- Recognize the unique characteristics of a cosmetic client
- Understand the fundamentals of how a laser interacts with skin tissue
- Explain how different types of light-based devices interact with the skin in nonsurgical procedures
- Identify safety issues and complications as well as recognize contraindications for various cosmetic laser treatments
- Determine which types of laser treatments will create the desired results for your clients
- Understand the hazards associated with cosmetic lasers and how to avoid them
- Demonstrate proper technique and safe operation of laser and pulsed light devices
- Explain the benefits, expectations, and results associated with several laser devices
Why Do People Love Working In This Industry?
If you read our testimonials and listen to our podcast you will begin to see that the people who work in the medical aesthetic industry truly love what they do every day! They love their clients and they love the flexibility that this career offers. A lot of people get into this field because they love the beauty industry. With laser treatments, you can deeply affect a client’s life. Some people avoid going out or have spent years feeling insecure due to the appearance of their skin. The ability for these treatments to improve the look and feel of their skin does wonders for their overall happiness. There is nothing more rewarding than knowing that you helped a client get through that and now they are living a better life because of you! Beauty gets people into this industry but changing client’s lives is what keeps people in this industry!
As the leading cosmetic laser training school in the country, National Laser Institute has created a new cutting-edge online experience to enable you to continue on your journey towards your exciting new cosmetic laser career. During our Hybrid* Online Comprehensive Laser Course you will receive a combination of online classroom laser training and clinicals with a variety of instructors and live demonstrations with several hours on each modality. Modalities include Laser Hair Removal, Photofacial, Laser Skin Rejuvenation, Radiofrequency Skin Rejuvenation, Coolsculpting, Cellulite Reduction, Tattoo Removal, Radiofrequency Skin Tightening, and Microneedling.
If you’re ready to have a career that you love and one of the best jobs for parents, then don’t hesitate any longer – give us a call at 855-637-4530 and talk with one of our amazing admissions advisors. They would love to get to know you and be able to guide you along as you begin your journey into this exciting industry!