Core Exam Preparation 

This program is most suitable for students who have already obtained their hours, and need core preparation and practice for the California Licensure Examinations in Cosmetology, Esthetics, or Manicuring. In these classes, you will perform full-length mock examinations where you will be able to fully prepare for the actual examinations. 

Cosmetology Practical Examination Core Practice Areas:

- Work Area & Client Preparation
- Set Up of Supplies 
- Thermal Curling 
- Haircutting
- Chemical Waving 
- Predisposition Test & Strand Test with Simulated Product 
- Highlighting with Foil
- Virgin Application with Colored Simulated Product
-  Hair Color Retouch with Colored Simulated Product 
- Virgin Hair Relaxer Application with Colored Simulated Product 
- Blood Exposure Procedure 
- Blow Dry Styling 
- Roller Placement 
- Fingerwaving & Pin Curl Placement 
- Skip Wave 
- Basic Facial 
- Hair Removal of the Eyebrows 
- Hair Removal of the Upper Lip 
- Facial Makeup Application 
- Manicure and Polish Application
- Nail Tip Application and Blending 
- Sculptured Naill

Esthetics Practical Examination Core Practice Areas:

- Work Area & Client Preparation
- Set Up of Universal Supplies 
- Cleansing of the Face with Product
- Exfoliating the Face with Product
- Massaging the Face with Product 
- Hair Removal of the Eyebrows 
- Particle Microdermabrasion 
- Facial Mask & Conclusion of Facial Service
- Facial Makeup 
- Eyelash Enhancement 
- Blood Exposure Procedure

Manicuring Practical Examination Core Practice Areas:

- Work Area & Client Preparation
- Set Up of Supplies 
- Manicure & Polish Application 
- Nail Tip Application & Blending 
- Sculptured Nail 
- Blood Exposure Procedure