Skin Care

Aim of the course

To provide candidates the required information and qualification to be able to efficiently and effectively work as skin care therapists including facials with electrical treatments, waxing and make-up.


The CIDESCO Diploma in Skin Care is available to any candidates.


Candidates are required to have completed a course of at least 730 hours at a registered CIDESCO School covering all subjects in the CIDESCO Skin Care Syllabus.


All candidates must have undertaken at least 4 school examinations (2 Practical and 2 Theory) during the course of their training before being eligible to sit their CIDESCO examination.

The examination for the Certificate in Skin Care consists of three parts:

  1. Theoretical examination – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) exam
  2. Practical examination
  3. Project with Case Histories