Holistic Aromatherapy Facial Treatments

Level: Professional Development/Personal Achievement

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain skills and knowledge to expand an existing practice, as a foundation qualification towards further studies, or for personal interest
  • Be awarded the BSY Professional Certificate of Merit
  • Be eligible for membership of The Guild of Holistic Therapists

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.

Course overview

This is a course designed primarily for qualified Aromatherapists, Beauty Therapists and Massage Therapists who wish to enhance their existing skills and add to the range of treatments offered to clients. On completion of this course you will be able to offer clients a relaxing and energising facial treatment using natural products and essential oils.


  • Lesson One
    • Introduction
      • Safety Guidelines
      • Factors Affecting Skin
      • Assessing Skin
      • Skin Types
  • Lesson Two
    • Cleansing, Toning and Exfoliation
      • Product Choice
      • The Consultation
      • The Treatment Plan
      • Preparation of the Client
      • The Treatment Routine
  • Lesson Three
    • The Facial Massage
      • Routine
      • Pressure Points
      • After Massage Care and Home Care
  • Lesson Four
    • The Use of Essential Oils for Skin Care
      • Beneficial Oils
      • Carrier Oils
      • Alternatives
      • Blending
      • Case Studies
      • Laura
      • Nathan
  • Lesson Five
    • Skin Disorders and Treatments
      • Disorders
      • Facial Masks
      • Steam Treatment

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.