Thank you for embarking on the courageous path of self-transformation. It is a great honor to assist you as you learn new skills to help others in their journey as well. Becoming a massage or polarity therapist, aesthetician or cosmetologist involves developing your creativity, self-awareness, communication and relationship skills as well as gaining the tools and techniques to do superior work. We love the personal service professions and look forward to helping you join us in these wonderful careers.
You are about to make a significant investment in time, money and effort to improve your future. We take your investment very seriously. That's why we spend more to find top quality teachers with successful practices. We also have developed highly concentrated curriculums designed to teach you the most relevant information in the shortest possible time. That's why we produced over 28 books so you can concentrate on learning the material as effectively as possible. We know your time is valuable and we want to use every moment to make you as successful as possible.
You can learn a lot by going to the school's student clinics. Do the students look professional? Do they demonstrate good customer service? Ask the students about the quality of their education. Then talk to employers about the quality of students coming out of various programs. You will quickly learn that where you go to school is vitally important to your future success. The right choice will become obvious.
There are very few schools that are still owned and operated by the founders who are passionate about the industry. There is a lot that goes into being a successful massage or polarity therapist, aesthetician or cosmetologist that is only understood by people who are active in the industry.
Our passion for the holistic health and spa industries, including massage therapy, polarity therapy, cosmetology and esthetics has been the basis of our programs since 1976. The focus is on both the holistic health, wellness and beauty industries as well as creating original and progressive educational systems. Our commitment is to help you change your life in positive and profound ways. We look for teachers who share our view that helping you to improve your life is our most important job.
Being a professional massage therapist, polarity therapist, aesthetician, cosmetologist or spa professional is exciting and creative. Doing what you're good at is living your genius. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals. Thank you for visiting our school. We look forward to meeting you soon.
Nancy Risley, RPP, RPE Founder, Co-Owner and VP of Education
Kris Stecker Co-Owner and President
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