# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology I (2-year Program) Task 2042873537

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Perform basic facial.


Procedure should include the following steps:

  • Complete client consultation.
  • Cleanse the face.
  • Steam the face (optional).
  • Apply massage cream.
  • Perform facial massage, using massage techniques.
  • Remove massage cream.
  • Apply astringent or mild freshening lotion.
  • Apply treatment mask or pack formulated for client's skin condition.
  • Remove mask or pack.
  • Apply astringent or mild freshening lotion.
  • Apply moisturizer or protective lotion.
  • Discard all disposable supplies and materials.
  • Sanitize and disinfect implements and work area.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the four basic skin types?
  • What position should the headrest be in for a facial?
  • How do you apply massage cream?
  • What are the facial massage movements?
  • What is the difference between a mask and a pack?