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Esthiology at Aveda Institutes

If you’re passionate about helping others in a personal, impactful way, consider a future as a skincare specialist in the beauty industry. From glowing facials to soothing body treatments, an esthetician leaves clients feeling rejuvenated. At Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Denver, Provo, Phoenix, and Tucson, our esthiology school can help you prepare for a career in health and wellness as a confident, highly trained esthetician. Explore our curriculum to see if this path is the right one for you.

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Esthetician School Curriculum

Take advantage of an education in skincare that can bring your goals for the future to fruition. During our 600-hour program, students master their technique under the support and guidance of our knowledgeable team in a positive, engaging atmosphere. From classwork to hands-on experiences, our esthetician curriculum includes:

  • Facials
  • Facial massage
  • Manicures and pedicures (Provo campus only)
  • Skin treatments and masks
  • Detoxification massage for lymphatic drainage
  • Aveda product knowledge
  • Waxing and hair removal
  • Makeup application
  • Client relations

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or a working parent in search of a career change, our program is tailored to fit busy lifestyles. Enroll full-time or part-time, during the daytime or evening in our program — the flexibility we offer helps meet your needs as you work toward your skincare licensure. We also provide the materials and products each student needs while servicing clients at our locations.

At Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes, you’ll study more than just the art and science behind esthiology. Students have numerous opportunities to discover their areas of expertise, network with professionals, and get their foot in the door after graduation. Our program teaches valuable business skills and includes:

  • Master series demonstrations
  • Skill-building workshops
  • Career fairs

Students not only find themselves in the classroom, but they also enjoy hands-on learning experiences that are truly unforgettable. Learn from Aveda masters in a study abroad program, work backstage at the New York and London Fashion Week runways alongside professional Aveda hair and makeup artists, and team up with the pros at the North American Hairstyling Awards (the Oscars of the beauty industry).

As a network of thousands of professionals, we’re proud to welcome you to the Aveda legacy. After passing your licensing exam, you can pursue your career in a niche of your choice. Our graduates have paved paths for themselves in a variety of areas, including:

  • Salon, spa, cruise ship, or resort esthetician
  • Business owner/manager
  • Makeup artist
  • Beauty influencer
  • Waxing specialist

As wellness and beauty trends change, industry professionals need to adapt to ensure they’re serving clients in the best ways possible. Stay up to date in today’s industry by expanding your skillsets. Licensed estheticians looking for additional educational opportunities can take our Master Esthiology program at our Provo, Utah, campus. This program builds on your current skillsets and opens the door for career growth as an established skincare specialist.

  • Facials
  • Facial massage
  • Manicures and pedicures (Provo campus only)
  • Skin treatments and masks
  • Detoxification massage for lymphatic drainage
  • Aveda product knowledge
  • Waxing and hair removal
  • Makeup application
  • Business skills
  • Client relations
  • And so much more!

The job outlook for skincare specialists is much faster than average at 11%. You can:

  • Work as an esthetician in a salon or spa
  • Own a business
  • Become a makeup artist
  • Work on cruise ships or resorts
  • Become a waxing specialist
  • Become an influencer
  • And more!

Required for Licensure in Denver: 600 Hours
Required for Licensure in Provo: 600 Hours
Required for Licensure in Phoenix: 600 Hours
Required for Licensure in Tucson: 600 Hours

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SOC Code 39-5094.00 Skincare Specialists
CIP Code – 12.0409 Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist

Tour One of Our Esthetician Schools Near You

If a career in skincare sounds right for you, consider enrolling at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes. Our Dream Maker team can guide you through the application process and discuss available scholarships, grants, student loans, and other financial aid options. Request a tour of our campus locations in Provo, Utah; Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona; and Denver, Colorado, or contact us to learn more about this and our other programs.

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