A Cosmetologist involves in the application of beauty treatment for consumers who come for beauty clinic. A Cosmetologist can specialize in many fields including, cosmetology, skin & hair care, electrology, and manicure, etc. Most of the cosmetologists manage or run an independent spa or salon, some work on an airliner, some work on a cruiser ships, and some join a luxury spa market as a spa therapist, specializing in many other activities related to health care and beauty.
Some cosmetologists also create special effects for movies, modeling, advertisements, etc as a makeup artist. Most of the cosmetologists work in an independent spa to gain practical experience and then set up their own business.
National or Scottish Vocational Qualifications (NVQ/SVQ) in cosmetology would be sufficient to qualify as a cosmetologist. Some employers consider regular assessment or practical training in real time.
The salary package of the cosmetologist’s could be somewhere around 2.5 Lac p.a. (Approx) for fresher. While experienced, especially who are into film industries they can earn even more.