Laser Treatments Specialist

Lakeview Aesthetic School

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

Not long ago, aesthetic laser treatments were only a dream, but with advances in technology, lasers are now commonly used to tighten skin, smooth away wrinkles, remove hair, and eliminate unwanted fat. You will be fully prepared to work in day spas, med spas, and salons, as well as medical offices, when you complete training in laser treatments at the Lakeview Aesthetic School in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. To learn more about our next aesthetician course, call the admissions office, or connect with us using our online form.

Laser Treatments Q & A

Why are laser treatments included in aesthetic training? 

Laser treatments are a fast-growing market in aesthetics. They’re also one of the most exciting, as cutting-edge lasers offer a variety of treatments that target many aesthetic concerns. As more clients are turning to lasers for anti-aging procedures instead of invasive surgery, aestheticians that want to be successful in their career require expert laser training. 

After completing laser training at Lakeview Aesthetic School, you can offer extended services to your clients, and your job opportunities expand. You can aim for jobs in multiple environments, including medical facilities because they hire aestheticians to perform laser treatments. 

What should I expect during a laser treatment course at Lakeview Aesthetic School? 

Lakeview Aesthetic School provides comprehensive laser training that teaches you how to safely operate a wide variety of lasers. By the end of your course you’ll:  

  • Know how wavelength and pulse interact with skin and other tissues
  • Identify safety issues, potential complications, and contraindications
  • Learn how to decide which laser treatment is best for your clients
  • Understand the hazards of lasers and how to avoid them
  • Learn the proper technique for using lasers and pulsed light devices
  • Understand the benefits and therapeutic results of different lasers


You gain hands-on experience with staff and clients at our med spa, where you learn to perform laser treatments such as:

  • Photofacials
  • Skin tightening
  • Hair removal
  • Laser resurfacing
  • Blue light therapy
  • Fat reduction
  • Fractional skin resurfacing using the Pixel laser


Beyond technical skills, you also learn how to teach your clients about laser treatments, manage their expectations, and directly address their questions and concerns about lasers.

What sets laser treatment training at Lakeview Aesthetic School apart?

At Lakeview Aesthetic School, we always have two goals. The first goal is giving you the knowledge, skills, and business management training needed to be successful. And the second goal is providing the tools to pass the Illinois State Licensing Examination.

With that in mind, your aesthetician courses cover everything the industry and your clients expect from an expert in aesthetics. In addition to laser treatments, you learn:

  • Skin theory
  • Facials
  • Chemical peels
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Waxing
  • Makeup artistry
  • Communication skills


We help our students succeed by offering a flexible schedule and the choice of following a full-time or part-time curriculum. Our excellent reputation and the quality of our students allow us to help you find a job in the top spas and salons before you graduate.

To learn more about how to perform laser treatments, call or text the Lakeview Aesthetic School admissions office at 312.848.3048 or 773.614.7454, or use our convenient online contact form.