Interested in Esthetics? Discover Your Future.

A career in esthetics is full of possibility, and we don’t say that lightly.

As one of the fastest growing careers in the United States, growing at an annual rate of 12%, the opportunities are huge, and the career options are wildly varied!

No matter if you want to see the world, make a difference for your family, or simply work in a very zen atmosphere an education is esthetics can open the door to all three.

At The Salon Professional Academy(TSPA), Battle Creek we offer an esthetics program that could be the key you need. Contact us to schedule a tour, and while you wait for your appointment, read on to discover some of the amazing career opportunities that could be available to you.

  • It’s the Spa Life

    Career possibilities in Esthetics

    We mentioned the zen-life, and this is it. Not only are jobs in spas the most common places for esthetic professionals to work, they also happen to be one of the most desirable, and it’s no wonder why.

    With a soothing atmosphere and positive environment, you will love going to work every day, and helping people feel great both inside and out.

  • On the Seaside

    People go on vacation to relax, and one of the most common ways to relax is by pampering yourself. On-location spas at upscale resorts are the world are highly sought after to travelers, and they will gladly pay for the added pampering on their vacation.

    If you want to see the world, and are dedicated to giving the best service available, you will love this career possibility.

  • Medical Spas

    Career possibilities in Esthetics

    Different than relaxation based spas that always smell of lavender and sandalwood, these spas take a focus on the medical needs of their clients. This could be anything from chemical peels, laser hair removal, and microdermabrasion. Depending on your program and location you could learn these skills in your esthetics program. These highly sought after skills are in demand, and these are the offices that deliver those services.

  • Makeup Artist

    Depending on the program you take, and the state requirements, you could learn makeup in your esthetics program. At TSPA Battle Creek, we are proud to offer a makeup course within our esthetics program that could launch you into this creative future.

    If you have ever want to work in print, film, or on brides – this could be your beautiful future.

  • Become a Specialist

    Because of the way esthetician programs work, you are going to be learning a wide variety of skills, from facials to waxing. Once you have obtained your license you have the opportunity of becoming a master in any one of these.

  • Owner

    Career possibilities in Esthetics

    No matter which path you chose initially, or wherever you see yourself, the possibility of owning your own spa is always on the table. If you want to work hard, embrace your own vision, and create something that could last generations, this could be your future.

    At TSPA Battle Creek, we include a business focus on all of our programs to help give each of our students the knowledge they need to succeed whether as an employee, a manager, or the owner of your own dream.

At TSPA Battle Creek, we strive to give our esthetics students an education that will make each of these careers a possibility.

For more information about our esthetics program, or our upcoming start date, contact an admissions director today!

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5 Mind Bending Makeup Looks for Halloween

The Halloween season is quickly approaching, bringing with it the biggest and best costume party of the year.

Yes, the treats, the crisp air, and the pumpkin spice, are all high on the list of what makes this time of year perfect – but nothing can top the costumes.

After all, there is no other time of year that walking around dressed as the bride of Frankenstein is considered “cool.” Now is the time to let that child in you soar and showcase your amazing talent, something that is especially true if you have a passion for makeup.

After all, the makeup around Halloween can be truly amazing, and perhaps even mind bending.

Lately, we have seen a trend of visual effect makeup that has our minds reeling! If you are looking for some truly inspirational looks, try to wrap your head around these five amazing creations.



  1. Bad Reception


    You have seen it happen, the storm takes the cable out and everything goes all stretched and wobbly. This amazing makeup is created by artist Darin Yoon who enjoys taking real experiences and situations and making them come to life with makeup.

    She has definitely accomplished the look perfectly.

  2. Don’t Lose Your Head

    Amazing work from Seth Baker!!

    Nothing will freak people out more than this makeup created by Seth Baker. The optical illusion utilizes the dark of a halloween night to its full benefit, making the neck completely disappear. Spooky.

  3. Anger Control Issues

    Debris Designs

    Scream it out with this illusion created by Janet Debris of Debris Designs. This makeup truly makes the wearers mouth look like it is taking over their whole face… and neck. That’s a whole lot of screaming.

  4. Don’t be a Dummy

    To some, nothing is scarier than ventriloquist dummies, and this perfectly crafted work by xtianaland is going to make you see nothing else. Perfect to haunt your dreams… and your friends.

  5. Share Your Dreams

    Galaxy Makeup

    Are you a dreamer? Or do you just get lost in thought. Share that beauty, and show people what lies inside with this creative makeup. With variations of this look all over the web, you are sure to find something to unzip your creativity.

Want to gain skills like this? Check out the cosmetology programs at The Salon Professional Academy Battle Creek and discover how you can expand your skill. You can make next Halloween your best one yet.