Blanche Macdonald
Career Services


The industry demand for our highly trained esthetic / spa professionals is unparalleled. And the career possibilities are seemingly limitless.

Our graduates have applied their comprehensive skills in a variety of career paths - and on a worldwide scale. They work as estheticians / spa therapists in salons, dayspas, destination spas, resort spas and cruise ships; as laser technicians / medical estheticians in clinics and medical practices; as cosmetic retail specialists; as industry educators for professional product and technology companies; as instructors and trainers; and as managers, spa directors and owners of successful spa enterprises.

We offer ongoing career support and networking opportunities for our esthetic / spa therapist graduates as they transition between the myriad of choices available. And we share in their adventures as they contact us from their professional travels around the world.


Simona Gozner

Program Director, Esthetic and Nail Departments

Debbie  Nickel Esthetics Career Director As a new immigrant from Romania, Simona turned adversity into achievement. After she graduated from the Esthetics Program from Blanche Macdonald in 1998, she began her career with the award winning Absolute Spa, the most luxurious spa chain in Canada. Within a handful of months, she was promoted to the Director of Esthetics for the spa.

It was the springboard for a remarkable career. Simona returned to Blanche Macdonald with a wealth of experience across the esthetics industry spectrum, having transferred her spa training into directorial positions with prestigious cosmeceutical product companies The Stal Group and Nordic Selfcare, for whom she was Development Manager for the whole of Western Canada. Now her professional life has come full circle and she has returned to Blanche Macdonald as the Esthetics Director.

Simona understands how Blanche Macdonald changes lives. Her warmth, modesty and enthusiasm for esthetics, education, the school and its philosophy continue to inspire new generations of students.

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