Laser & Light Technology
This area of the beauty industry is experiencing tremendous growth Our program fully prepares you to work as a laser technician, in medical spas and beauty clinics using the latest equipment.
You may also be self-employed, or work as a sales representative or consultant. You will gain hands on experience working on clients under the instructor’s supervision, performing a complete range of skin and body services including: laser hair removal, photofacials for aged skin, treatments for acne, vascular and pigmented lesions.
Our combination of theory with practical skills means that you will leave the course confident in your ability to perform a variety of treatments on a wide range of clients. This course is also available as a refresher for those wishing to update their skills.
SKIN CARE FUNDAMENTALS
Do you have a passion for beauty and skin care? This is the ideal course for anyone who wants a career in the skin care business! This course will teach you how to provide professional facial treatments along with personalized skin consultations and successful retailing of skin care.
The skin care fundamentals course introduces both hands on and theoretical skills needed for the application of a skin care treatment. This course will provide all the material and information you need to perform fundamental skin care treatments with a professional cosmetic treatment line. Ideal for anyone wanting to learn how to perform facials and skin care treatments, anyone wanting to sell professional skin care products and skin care treatments (such as spa receptionists and spa managers), and as a refresher course for estheticians and facialists.
Skin Care Fundamentals
Do you have a passion for beauty and skin care? This is the ideal course for anyone who wants a career in the skin care business! This course will teach you how to provide professional facial treatments along with personalized skin consultations and successful retailing of skin care. The skin care fundamentals course introduces both hands on and theoretical skills needed for the application of a skin care treatment. This course will provide all the material and information you need to perform fundamental skin care treatments with a professional cosmetic treatment line. Ideal for anyone wanting to learn how to perform facials and skin care treatments, anyone wanting to sell professional skin care products and skin care treatments (such as spa receptionists and spa managers), and as a refresher course for estheticians and facialists.
Professional Makeup Design
Do you dream of becoming a makeup artist? This is the ideal program for creative individuals with a passion for beauty, fashion and the latest trends. Our Makeup Course teaches the art and design of makeup, with emphasis on techniques and practical applications. Our program uses Italian professional makeup, and qualifies students for professional pricing and professional discounts for leading makeup brands. You will learn to analyze a client’s face and create a beautiful customized look tailored to their features. You will come away skilled in a variety of makeup techniques so that you can create a wide range of looks to suit any occasion and trend.
Upon graduation, students will be prepared for numerous career opportunities in the field. Typical clients would include photographers, magazine editors, fashion designers, hairstylists, advertising agencies, and cosmetic companies. Graduates can also freelance offering their services to private individuals for makeup applications, private lessons, wedding parties & special occasions.
Waxing Hair Removal
Waxing is one of the most requested and profitable services in the beauty industry. This waxing course will teach you everything you need to become a successful wax technician. Gain hands on practical experience with the latest waxing hair removal methods for face and body.You will learn hair removal methods using the newest technology waxes, including both hard and soft wax. You will learn speed waxing techniques, as well as studying skin and hair growth to have a greater understanding for safer, more comfortable wax treatments for both men and women. This course is great for beginners or as a refresher for estheticians.
Brazilian Waxing Hair Removal
Learn the popular advanced waxing method for the Brazilian wax! This hands-on waxing class gives you the latest advanced training so that you can offer this lucrative service. You will work with the newest technology waxes to learn a Brazilian wax method that is faster and more comfortable than traditional waxing. This course is a great opportunity to upgrade your skills and expand your services
Threading is popular eyebrow shaping and hair removal service, offering clients an alternative hair removal method, and is especially great for clients with sensitive skin. Taught by our experienced and highly knowledgeable threading instructor, this 3 hour hands-on course will leave you with the necessary training and experience to get started in the threading business.
Bold Lash Extensions
Enhance your career opportunities with this in-demand service! Permanent lash extensions have become one of the most popular beauty services, and Gina’s College has prepared a course to give you the high quality training that is essential for your success. Learn to analyze a client’s features to create customized looks to enhance beauty and give your clients the lashes of their dreams! Taught by our experienced and highly knowledgeable lash technicians, this hands-on course will leave you with the necessary training and supplies to get started in the lash business right away.
Microblading is a profitable, in-demand service. Whether you are in the beauty business or just starting out, we provide all the training you need to become a successful Microblading technician.
Microblading is a form of cosmetic tattoo artistry that involves manually implanting pigment into the skin, to produce hair strokes that perfectly mimic natural brow hair. Eyebrow Embroidery & 3D Hair Stroke methods are all forms of Microblading. It is done using an extremely fine and precise manual blade. This course focuses on mastering the practical microblading technique and is designed for both beginners and experienced artists who want to sharpen their skills.
With such a delicate treatment, your training is vital to your success! We combine our artistic talent and passion with our years of knowledge while giving students our personal attention to ensure they become successful technicians.
Increase your income potential!
The average procedure costs $500 if you see only one client per day you make $2,500 per week = $125,000 a year! Numbers vary on marketing, location and clientele.
Microblading offers the unique opportunity to increase your income and offer your services to:
- Beauty spas & salons
- Medical centres
- Make up studios
- Start your own independent business
- Work full or part time
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At Gina’s College, we strive to provide the highest quality training and experience possible in all our courses. Our intensive Microblading training consists of theory, supervised practical with live models, homework and final tests to enable our students to start their career immediately after successfully completing the course.
However if a student doesn’t feel ready to take on clients after finishing the course, they may attend the next class session at no charge (if space is available).
Tinting lashes and brows enhances your eyes, giving you a semi-permanent and natural look without the need for makeup. It is an extremely popular service - especially among clients with greying hair or blonde/light hair. Lash Tinting is a quick service that can generate higher revenue for your business. This service must be provided by a professional as this is a delicate area. Health Canada expects only trained and certified professionals to perform this service. In this lash and brow tinting class you will learn the safe protocol, and how to choose the best colours to perfectly complement your client’s features. Add this quick money-making service to your menu!
As an alternative to lash extensions, lash lift (sometimes called lash perming) is an increasingly popular service. Lifting the lashes gives them a dramatic look, making the eyes appear larger and more expressive. Learn lash lift so you can follow market trends and offer your clients more options for lash services. Health Canada expects only trained and certified professionals to perform this service. In this lash lift class you will learn the safe protocol, so you can offer this in-demand service!
If you love people, fashion and beauty then the fast growing nail business is a great way to start your beauty career. Through theory and hands on training, learn everything you need to perform a classic manicure, nail polish application including the often requested French manicure, hand and arm massage and spa treatments. Our students learn using the industry’s most well-known and respected professional brands – OPI and CND – and learn the latest trends in the industry, including nail art, CND’s Shellac and OPI’s Gel Polish applications.Graduates have many opportunities for work, including in nail clinics, salons and spas, as educators for nail cosmetic distributors or operating their own business.
Pedicures are one of the most requested services in many salons and spas. If you love people, fashion and beauty then the fast growing nail business is a good way to start your beauty career. Through theory and hands on training, learn everything you need to perform a natural nail care pedicure, spa foot treatment, and special foot care. Our students learn using the industry’s most well-known and respected professional brands – OPI and CND – and learn about the latest trends in the industry, including nail art, CND’s Shellac and OPI’s GelColor pedicures.
Graduates can work in nail clinics, chiropodist’s office, freelance in nursing homes taking care of the elderly nails & feet, as educators for nail cosmetic distributors or operate their own business.
(prerequisite is Manicure course)
Introduction to Nail Enhancements
Nail enhancements (such as gel nails, acrylic nails, nail tips and more) are specialized manicure services that are experiencing a resurgence in popularity. In this nail class, you will learn an introduction to everything you need to know before you can perform a variety of nail enhancement services. You will learn to prepare nails for enhancements, learn about the types of tips available and how to choose the best one for your client’s nails. We work with the industry’s best professional lines - CND and OPI - to teach you the latest technology and techniques to enhance natural nails safely without damaging the nail. This course is a prerequisite for the other nail enhancement classes.
(prerequisite is Manicure course)
Gel Nail Enhancements
Gels are an increasingly popular type of nail enhancement product that hardens when exposed to a light source. Learn about the tools and techniques to form, sculpt, and transform nails using the latest generation gel system Brisa Gel by CND nails, which has revolutionized nail technology. You will learn to create durable, odorless gel nails that your clients will love.
(prerequisite is Intro to Nail Enhancements)
Liquid and Powder Nail Enhancements
Nail enhancements based on mixing together liquids and powders are commonly known as acrylic nails. Learn how to properly transform the most troubled nails - short, flat, bitten nails to create strong, thin, perfect natural looking nails without causing any damage to the natural nail. Get practical training in techniques to sculpt and transform nails with Overlays, Sculpting on Tips and Forms, and learn proper mixing ratios to create durable enhancements that your clients will love.
(prerequisite is Intro to Nails)
Advanced Sculpting - Gel
Boost your gel skills and learn advanced sculpting techniques to create perfect enhancements for your clients. You will learn to master product movement and control for better gel enhancements in less time. Identify and solve issues that compromise your craft and build on your technical expertise with advanced time-saving techniques to make you a gel enhancements master.
Advanced Sculpting - Acrylic
Perfect your craft and become a true liquid and powder architect when you sculpt with your brush, not with your file. Create natural-looking or dramatic enhancements with customized design to make each client feel special. Identify time-wasters and refine your skills to become an acrylic nail master.
Nail Art Design
Unleash your creativity and explore various techniques to develop intricate and endless variations of nail designs. Nail Art is extremely popular and a fun, easy way to add value to your work and make extra profit. Have fun practicing advanced art techniques every beauty pro should know in our fashion-conscious business. Discover how to create beautiful nail art designs using a variety of nail art techniques on natural and enhanced nails using gel polishes and glitters, foils, pigments, additives & stamping. Learn the art of blending and customizing colours to suit the client’s individual skin colors to create perfectly beautiful nails.You’ll leave with the intuition and inspiration to master clients’ needs and ultimately elevate your business.
These courses are available on demand as private or group classes. Please talk to an admissions representative for more details.
- Skin structure
- Skin typing and analysis
- Skin aging
- Skin pigmentation and associated problems (including Fitzpatrick skin typing)
- Acne treatments
- Rosacea and couperose treatments
- Facial technologies - LED, ultrasonic, microcurrent, radiofrequency/non-surgical face lift, microdermabrasion
- Chemical Peels
- Spa Body Massage
(Relaxing Body Massage, not RMT)
- Hot Stone Body Therapy
- Cellulite Body Treatments
- Back Facials
- Indian Head Massage
- Electric Filing for Nails