This course is ideal starting point for anybody interested in massage or beauty therapy more widely – whether as a general skill or a career. Whether you want to give massages to friends and family or wish to test the sincerely waters of a career in beauty therapy, this course provides the perfect starting point.
The course uses written materials, images, videos and exercises.
A guide to understanding body treatments, contraindications and the benefits of massage
A guide to massage movements, mediums and and tools, aromatherapy, offering a signature massage and setting the scene
Demonstrations of head and face massages
Demonstrations of neck, shoulder, chest stomach and back massages
Demonstrations of arm and leg massages
Some short exercises to help you consolidate what you have learnt
A downloadable aftercare advice template and contraindication record card to give clients
The beauty industry is expanding globally. Whether you are studying to become qualified, an independent beauty therapist or esthetician, hoping to be employed by a top spa, thinking about starting your own business, or just want to know how to give great massages to family, friends and loved ones, the Massage for Beginners course will give you a great grounding in this ancient art or prepare you for the next professional step. Written by Louise Teather, a beauty therapist based in London, the course offers refreshingly practical information for everyone from the keen amateur to business owner who is serious about the quality of their services.