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Virtual Tours

Get to know the school of your dreams! We are offering virtual tours to all future beauty enthusiasts. See where you can learn and grow in the world of beauty. We'll give you the inside look of the clinic floor, treatment rooms, and more!

Financial Aid Available*

We don’t want anything to keep our students from achieving even their biggest goals! Education is an important investment that shouldn’t be a financial burden. Aveda Institute Denver has a financial aid team that can help you fund your beauty school dreams. *Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

We love the Earth

Our Aveda Institute curriculum strives to teach our students how to become environmentally responsible. We give our students the tools and resources to minimize their global footprint. We strive to create a greener planet by purchasing organic ingredients and helping to support indigenous communities around the world.

don’t take our word for it!

“The classes are intimate and small so you get a great amount of experience/hands-on, the institute itself is highly focused on taking care of yourself first, a great job at giving you a well-rounded education experience that allows you to customize your future for when you graduate and pursue a career in massage! Aveda is great and you will not regret attending here. Not only for your career, but also for your well-being!”

Samantha Yanker

“I’m a current student in the massage therapy program and love it! Liz is amazing and will work with you whenever you need help, and the entire team is so supportive of all the students. If you’re interested in massage therapy, cosmetology, or esthiology I would 100% recommended Aveda Institute Denver!”

Isabelle Callan

“To say I had an amazing program is an understatement. I feel completely honored to have been given a chance to work with such an amazing group of educators and supporting staff.
At every level of the program, you're surrounded by a loving system of support. Choose to take in each moment with a positive attitude and I promise you, you will thoroughly enjoy your journey at Aveda Institute Denver.”

Danelle Ellis

Inspire Greatness in Your Future

We are dedicated to the success of our students. We understand and know that each individual can change the future of beauty and we want to help them be apart of that.

The Aveda Institute of Denver’s mission represents leadership, environmental awareness, care, and giving back to the community where we live. Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Denver and with the beautiful mountains just miles away, there’s not a better place to start your beauty school education.


Express yourself through the design of hair, skin, nail care and makeup application. Our Aveda Institute cosmetology program challenges our students with an encouraging and friendly atmosphere to help them grow to their full potential. Our cosmetology program can be completed in as little as 16 months. Our goal is to help beauty enthusiasts follow their passion as they pursue a future in beauty. Let us help you achieve your beauty school dreams!


With a growing demand for barbers, we’re teaching our students how to sharpen their skills in the world of men’s grooming. If you have dreams of pursuing a life you’re passionate about, then barbering could be the right path for you to take. Our program can be completed in as little as 12 weeks. We strive to educate future beauty professionals to have a broad range of skills when they learn at Aveda Institute Denver. Let us give you an edge on your skills!


Inspire a life of wellness with our esthiology program. Our program covers the necessities of skin care services and skills. We teach a variety of techniques from pure flower and plant essence treatments to chemical treatments. You can learn both techniques separately but how they’re related as well! Our program can be completed in as little as 6 months. We want to share the power of skincare with our students and our passion for natural beauty.

massage therapy

Help others obtain peace and serenity by healing through the power of touch with our massage therapy program. Our course includes the study of anatomy, physiology, pathology, aromalogy, spa treatments, and body movement techniques. Our program can be completed in as little as 6 months. At Aveda Institute Denver we strive to motivate our students to find success in their goals with our massage therapy program.

Inspire your Your Future


Aveda Institute Denver

700 16th Street
Denver, CO 80202