hair removal technician


Hair removal technicians provide cosmetic services to their clients by removing unwanted hair on various body parts. They can use different techniques for temporary hair removal, such as epilation and depilation techniques, or permanent hair removal methods, such as electrolysis or intense pulsed light.

Alternative label

  • hair removal specialist

  • wax depilation specialist

  • depilation specialist

  • laser hair removal technician

  • epilation specialist

  • laser hair removal specialist

  • body waxing technician

  • electrolysis technician

  • beauty treatment specialist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

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