Esthetician Interview Questions

"When hiring estheticians, employers are looking for licensed candidates with certifications from the Board of Cosmetology. Come ready to discuss your knowledge of skincare, experience handling clients, and products you like to use. Make sure to highlight your customer service skills and ability to work well on a team. It is a huge plus if you already have an established clientele that you can bring with you to your next job."

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Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa
Esthetician was asked...November 3, 2015

Why did you choose skincare / massage?

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Passion drives success. I knew i could be successful at something I love.

M amazing at it and it feels so good to work with Dermalogica to heal sun

How i can add value to their team.

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I am outgoing, sincere and customer service oriented. I pay attention to detail, and make my customers feel like they are always taken care of. Less

Ulta Beauty

Can you see yourself being successful as an esthetician? And if so, why?

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Yes, I can, because I love helping others. I love when someone comes to me with either a skin concern or just not feeling beautiful, and I can help them have confidence that they are truly beautiful. Less

Massage Envy
Esthetician was asked...November 5, 2020

Why am I interested in the position?

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To help others with thier skin care needs and confidence, and to have a flexible work schedule Less

Looking for other opportunities to work with people in this new town, Im a professional person, very positive, I can work under pressure, I work great with others and love to help other people enjoy the environment they walk into Less

I'm new to the area looking for a job that I can work in a happy environment as a team member with others, I have worked with animals for sixteen years and loved it, but wanting to explore other environments I know I would work well in Less

LaVida Massage

What are your greatest assets as an esthetician? How did you enter this field? What products lines do you have experience with? How do you deal with difficult situations? What sort of hours do you want to work?

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I said that I had worked in the industry for 18 years , and that I had a growing passion ofr it after all of these years. I said that I had dealt with customer issues in a calm and positive manner and that I had a good client retention rate. I worked part time and wanted to continue to do that, approximately 20-25 hours per week. Less

How much experience do you have as an esthi?

Ulta Beauty
Esthetician was asked...November 26, 2017

Why would you be the best canadare for this job?

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I told them basically I'm awesome

Bcz I'm good in greeting and love to help customers with their need in Beauty's and skin care and sales Less

Esthetician was asked...January 31, 2012

What can you bring to the company?

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Repeatable clients

answers will vary

Glen Ivy


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Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa

Do you know how to do body sculpting? If not, are tou willing to undergo training in a major city?

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Yes! I’m interested in learning body sculpting

Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa

Would I be willing to be trained on current practices? Would I be willing to drive in from my home 30 min away for one treatment? Would I be accepting of the policy of being an 'on-call' employee?

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