Chemical Peels Specialist

Lakeview Aesthetic School

Esthetician & Makeup Artist located in Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL

In a world where aesthetic fads seem to come and go overnight, you may be surprised to learn that chemical peels have been in the top three cosmetic procedures for more than a decade. At Lakeview Aesthetic School in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, the team offers an intensive course in chemical peels that prepares you for your licensing exam and gives you the confidence to offer customized chemical peels to your future clients. To learn more about our next aesthetician course, call the admissions office, or connect with us using our online form.

Chemical Peels Q & A

Why should I learn about chemical peels?

Since chemical peels are one of the all-time favorite aesthetic procedures, they represent one of the foundational services and a source of income for professional aestheticians. Whether you want to open your own business or get the best jobs at med spas and salons, you need to be well-versed in chemical peels and how to use them.

Many clients who are new to cosmetic procedures try a chemical peel before taking the plunge into more expensive treatments. Your ability to rejuvenate their appearance with a chemical peel may be the beginning of a long-term relationship and a happy client who’s going to tell all their friends about their fabulous experience.

And here’s one more reason to become a chemical peel expert: Chemical peels treat a wide range of cosmetic problems, including:

  • Dry skin
  • Red skin
  • Sun-damaged skin
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Acne and acne scarring
  • Uneven skin tone and texture
  • Age spots and melasma


Knowing all there is to know about chemical peels is essential because they’re a great option for many clients as an anti-aging tool that is not invasive.

What should I expect from a course on chemical peels?

Lakeview Aesthetic School’s chemical peel training covers everything you need to learn to confidently recommend the best chemical peel for your clients and give them a treatment that produces a fabulous, glowing complexion.

Your chemical peel course covers essential topics such as:

  • Assessing your client’s skin
  • Managing client expectations
  • Evaluating clients for contraindications
  • Teaching clients about side effects and post-peel skin care
  • Learning about chemical peel ingredients and their use
  • Understanding which cosmetic problems each peel treats
  • Determining which peel is best for your client’s skin type and aesthetic concerns
  • Learning how to customize chemical peels for optimal results
  • Following proper technique for applying, neutralizing, and removing a peel


You have plenty of hands-on training in chemical peels during training at the Lakeview Aesthetic School med spa, where you learn from staff technicians. Along the way, we give you tips for building a strong, trusting relationship with your clients.

What sets the chemical peel course at Lakeview Aesthetic School apart?

At Lakeview Aesthetic School, you learn practical skills, theoretical knowledge, and the business management tools you need to be successful in the industry. We also place a high priority on ensuring you receive all the information you need to pass the Illinois State Licensing Examination.

You have a flexible schedule and receive comprehensive aesthetic training, which includes an internship. In addition to chemical peel training, you have in-depth courses at Lakeview Aesthetic School on the following and more.

  • Skin theory
  • Facials
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Waxing
  • Laser treatment
  • Makeup artistry
  • Master Esthetician


Your curriculum includes the basics and today’s most advanced aesthetics treatments. It is our goal when you complete the program for you to be highly sought after in the industry because of your advanced knowledge and practical training.

To learn more about chemical peel training, call or text the Lakeview Aesthetic School admissions office at 312.848.3048 or 773.614.7454, or use our convenient online contact form.