Learn about the types of people who become skincare specialists. This page goes into detail about the employment, gender, and ethnic ratios of the workplace.


Employment Type Mix, 2024

50% of skincare specialists work in full-time roles while 50% work part-time.


Gender Mix By Career Interest, 2024

This graph shows the distribution of females and males that are interested in becoming a skincare specialist. Four or five star ratings on CareerExplorer indicate interest.

More women than men are interested in becoming skincare specialists at a ratio of 2.83 to 1.


Actual Gender Mix, 2024

99% of skincare specialists are female and 1% are male.


Gender Bias, 2024

This is one of the most compelling statistics we collect. Gender bias shows the difference between gender interest in being a skincare specialist and the actual gender mix of people in the career.

If there is a significant difference, then it means there is a gender imbalance between those interested in becoming a skincare specialist and those who end up becoming one.

In this case there are significantly more men interested in becoming a skincare specialist than those actually working as one. It is hard to pinpoint the exact reasons why, but there are likely various forces at play, from changing interests over time to societal norms and biases.


Ethnic Mix, 2019

The largest ethnic group of skincare specialists are White, making up 60% of the population. The next highest segments are Other and Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish, making up 12% and 12% respectively.