Monthly Archives: May 2014

Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 6

Week 2 of our Clinic is in full swing with many hands-on massage hours clocked and lots of happy clients. We finished our module on remedial treatment of the neck which focused on mobilisation of the joints.   Our class now … Continue reading

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Diary of a Beauty Therapy Student – Term 2 Week 6

Arrgghh Monday morning written exams (This week we had a written exam on Nail Services Framework) are a struggle but the upside is it’s done and we had our Salon Day in the afternoon which is where we get the … Continue reading

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Diary of a Beauty Therapist Student – Term 2 Week 5

Mondays just keep on getting bigger and bigger!  We kicked off this week with a written and practical assessment on all the theory we learnt last week on Microdermabrasion.  I’m not sure if it’s the way I want to start … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 4

We have been very busy preparing for upcoming clinic and our final round of massage technique is centred on Sports Massage. Each sport or activity has its own specific muscle groups that need attention and care.  Sports massage was originally … Continue reading

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Diary of a Beauty Therapist Student – Term 2 Week 4

We had the hugest Monday filled with written and practical assessment of the new techniques gained in last week’s module on Advanced Facials…I’m fairly confident that I scraped through.  Talking about scraping, this week we are learning how to use … Continue reading

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Diary of a Make-Up Artist Student – Term 2 Week 4

This week has been so much fun – it’s all about the principals of stage make-up.   We learnt how to effectively make a person’s skin ’age’ using creams (Aging with Cream) and put our theory into practice by applying a … Continue reading

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Diary of a Make-up Artist Student, Term 2 Week 2 & 3

 Over the past couple of weeks we have continued our journey through the different time periods of make-up, traveling from the 1800’s to the 1920s all the way through to the 80s.  We have been smashing out all the different … Continue reading

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Diary of a Beauty Therapist Student, Term 2 Week 2 & 3

In Term 1 we covered Facial Treatments and now we step it up a gear into the world of Advanced Facial Treatments.  During this module we are learning the benefits of galvanic treatment which aims to improve the skin via … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student, Term 2 week 2 & 3

Last week we finished off our neuromuscular technique and we can now confidently relieve tight knotted muscles throughout the whole body.  This week we are reviewing the full body massage by putting it all together in preparation for the clinic. … Continue reading

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