Get the Benefits of
     ASCP Membership
  • Liability insurance
  • Skin Deep magazine
  • Skinpro advanced education
  • Successful Business Handbook
  • And more—just $259 a year!
About ASCP Membership

We're much more than insurance. ASCP is the largest association for skin care professionals. The following benefits come with your membership at no additional cost:

  1. Comprehensive liability insurance that protects you against general, product, and professional liability for $2 million per occurrence and $6 million total per policy year. Download a free ebook, The 411 on Insurance for Skin Care Professionals.
  2. Your own business website with full hosting, unlimited pages, lots of designs, images, and pre-written content. It's easy to set up, and we'll help you every step of the way.
  3. Skinpro Education to take your career to the next level. Practical, product-neutral, advanced education at your own pace, with interactive online learning, certification, and personal help.
  4. Huge online library of educational webinars available 24/7. More than 60 hours of product-neutral webinars, presented by top experts on skin care and business topics.
  5. Create marketing materials using our online resources. Customize treatment brochures for your waiting room, publish client newsletters using the Newsletter Generator, and visit the image library for hundreds of photos you can use.
  6. Read the latest ASCP Skin Deep magazine, in print or online, to keep up with the latest news, techniques, and ways to improve your business.
  7. Open up the Successful Business Handbook, our 230-page business guide for estheticians.
  8. Download a client treatment form. We have more than 25 forms to meet your needs.
  9. Check our discount partners to save money on your cell phone bill, travel, auto and home insurance, dental services, retail shopping, and more.
  10. Legislative support and advocacy to keep you up to speed on any changes that affect your practice and livelihood.

If you also provide massage therapy, bodywork, hair or nail services, we'll include membership to ASCP's sister associations Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) and/or Associated Hair Professionals (AHP) at no additional cost!

Who can join?
Licensed estheticians, skin care students, instructors, and schools anywhere in the United States (including Puerto Rico, Guam, and the US Virgin Islands).

What does it cost?
Professional membership: $259 per year.
Student membership: $59 per year.
Instructors: Contact us at 800-789-0411 or getconnected@ascpskincare.com.
Schools: See our school membership page.
Optional extra: Add Business Personal Property insurance to protect your equipment and products, at an additional cost of $95/year for $10,000 coverage, or an additional cost of $250/year forĀ  $25,000 coverage.

Refer a friend and get a $20 renewal discount
Each time you refer a friend to join ASCP, ABMP, or AHP, tell them to use your member ID as the referral code when they join, and we'll apply a $20 credit to your next renewal!

Watch these two short videos for more about why you should join ASCP.