As the largest association devoted to skin care professionals, ASCP provides components vital to your success: affordable liability insurance coverage, treatment news and trends, free continuing education and webinars, networking, and resources to market your services—including a FREE website for your business!

If you’re a skin care professional, look around our site to discover all the benefits of membership. Considering a career in skin care? Students can also take advantage of ASCP’s tools, resources and protection.

10 Steps to Success with ASCP


More templates for your website! We've added new designs and colors to the ASCP Website Builder, including some great templates for lash and makeup services. Log in to the Members section to create or update your free business website.

New benefit: SkinPro Advanced Education! ASCP is proud to bring you this exclusive series of advanced classes, tailored to your choice of four career paths in esthetics. Take online classes at your convenience for certificates. All completely free to you as a member. Log in to the Members section and look under Education to get started.

Salon & Spa Benefits is ASCP's newest discount partner, providing a broad portfolio of medical, dental, disability, vision, accident, and critical illness coverage. See the Member Discounts page or log in as a member to learn more. 

New discount: Bodywork Mall is now offering a 10% discount to ASCP members. They have a huge range of supplies and equipment for spas and salons. Log in to the Members section (see top right of this page) to get your promo code.

Make friends on the forums: Our fun, active online community for everyone in skin care,, has 6,000+ members and is still growing.

Be aware: Think your employer's insurance has you covered if something goes wrong? 4 questions to ask your employer.


Free lesson plans: Check out our curriculum page, with two complete lesson plans available for educators to download.

Retail Success Webinar: Are your students afraid to sell retail products? Watch this archived webinar.


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