Florence is an independent technical dermal science educator & author to the Professional Aesthetics Industry, and collaborates with a range of specialists to ensure you are kept up to date and aware of current key industry trends.
Florence is the programme director of Pastiche Resources, an internationally recognised postgraduate beauty industry education provider.
Pastiche is the brainchild of Florence Barrett-Hill, an internationally acclaimed dermal science educator; practitioner, researcher and author with vast experience covering all aspects of non-device based professional aesthetic therapy and paramedical skincare.
Pastiche’s founding director Florence, has been striving to bring relevant easy to understood information to aestheticians as part of their best-practice clinical skincare diagnostic and treatment planning protocols. In addition to training programs, Florence has released many books for the professional skincare community; popular titles include ‘Advanced Skin Analysis’ and ‘Cosmetic Chemistry for the skin treatment practitioner’.
Founded in 1996; initially with the launch of the now renowned ‘Advanced Skin Analysis’ program in Australasia, and later covering related, specialised topics to help beauty therapists and aestheticians achieve greater levels of understanding about the skin while being independent of brand influence.
As an internationally recognised CPD education provider, Pastiche meets the international standard of both best practice and content provision, being awarded accreditation number 776910 by the International CPD Group. This accreditation demonstrates our commitment to quality assurance and robust policies regarding the best educational outcomes for our learners.
To facilitate competency-based educational journeys where learners can master specific knowledge and skills about advanced skin science at their own pace.
To provide unbiased learning, outside of any brand affiliations true only to the deep understanding of dermal functioning, and the science of advanced skin treatments and their outcomes.
We are committed to creating online courses that have carefully structured components to allow learners to achieve excellence through learning. For our students to gain recognition as highly skilled and competent within their field of expertise.
Pastiche Training allocate CPD, CEU and CE points or credits to courses, allowing you to easily keep track of your earned points. These points are allocated in accordance with international CPD, CE and CEU guidelines, with individual programs attracting credits relative to hours of study undertaken. More detail on our Accreditation Information is available here.
Enrolling with Pastiche demonstrates your desire for more! Not only for yourself and your career prospects, but for the clients who trust you with their most important asset; their appearance.
Our community of learners have one thing in common: PASSION!
If average was acceptable you wouldn’t be here. At Pastiche we believe in pursuing excellence through education, and this is reflected in our thousands of highly skilled accredited therapists and clinicians. We are passionate about understanding why the skin reacts, responds and resists the way it does. Only then can you master the treatments and products available. With a deeper understanding of the intricately connected systems and cellular functions you’ll be able to achieve incredible outcomes, and grow a rewarding and successful career in the professional skincare industry.