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25 Watline Ave. GR 16, Mississauga, ON L4Z-2Z1

Electrolysis Certificate

Course Description

This course is designed to provide students with a detailed overview of Electrolysis theory and hands-on practical training designed to help students understand the theoretical side of how permanent hair removal works. Electrolysis is the only proven method of permanent hair removal by use of heat and electrical current to completely destroy the hair follicle. The goal of electrolysis is to destroy the hair follicle to prevent further growth of unwanted hair through the use of specialized equipment generating an electrical current.

Course Philosophy

In this course, it is expected that students will work to achieve a basic understanding of electrolysis practice. It is hoped that everyone will develop consistent best practices expected in a salon or spa setting A focus of consistent/best practice, infection control and proper technical skills while performing the treatment is emphasized in this course.

This Course includes the practical and theoretical skills including:

  • What is Electrolysis?
  • History of Electrolysis
  • Skin/hair anatomy
  • Sanitization/sterilization
  • Causes of Excessive Hair Growth
  • 3 methods of Electrolysis
  • The probes/needles
  • Procedure for Electrolysis
  • Equipment & Supplies
  • Consultation
  • Home care
  • Monitoring treatments
  • Machine features & Settings on Silhouet Tone - Evolution 7HD Electrolysis