At the Beauty Institute you will receive fundamental beauty training that is anything but basic. Our curriculum is  carefully crafted and adaptive to meet market demands. We pride our reputation on preparing the most skilled professionals, and our hands-on instruction paired with cutting-edge techniques allows us to do just that.

Our program features the Milady cutting curriculum, as well as Schwarzkopf Professional digital learning assets. The Beauty Institute works diligently to maintain relationships with industry professionals, salon owners/managers and stylists both locally and nation-wide.

What Can The Beauty Institute Do for You? 

  • Provide access to teaching staff comprised of experienced and successful hairdressers and specialists, ready to teach using hands-on, step-by-step, and salon – style classes that teach cut, color, men’s cut (barber skills), makeup and more.
  • Nationally accredited programs in in Philadelphia, Allentown, and Ambler, PA.
  • An established local beauty school presence supported by Schwarzkopf Professional’s global educational resources and talent.
  • Access to Schwarzkopf Professional leading products from day one.
  • A proven, success-driven education backed by 100 years of experience in the beauty industry.
  • A luxury education YOU can afford.

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Our goal is your success. The education we provide is the foundation, and our step-by-step, hands-on approach is the guarantee. As a Beauty Institute grad, you will have put theory into practice on our salon floor long before graduating and you will have fun along the way!

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Stay On Course for Success

Being a beauty professional is about creativity, customer interaction and hands on practice- you can’t learn all of that from a text book. Our emphasis is on interaction with a supportive staff that involves both demonstration and practice, as well as the opportunity to work and proactively receive and implement feedback on technique and execution.
With The Beauty Institute you’ll get:

  • A meticulously designed curriculum that shows measurable, planned progress.
  • Salon floor training with real clients in a real salon environment.
  • Classes that provide you with all of the knowledge needed to be prepared for the State Board exam, plus courses to spark your creativity.

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Sleek Facilities

Knowing how to do something is only half of the battle, in order to be a successful stylist you must also have the proper tools. We believe that the space that you work and learn in is as valuable a tool as the combs, brushes and irons found inside. We have taken great care to design our schools to look and function more like an actual salon for the most immersive experience possible. To tour one of our locations, call one nearest you!

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Tools for your future

The beauty industry is one of the fastest growing, and that means that it is always changing. We actively update our Beauty Institute training materials to go far beyond State Board and fundamental cosmetology information. Our Student Kits are extensive and crafted from a variety of name brands and product lines. As a stylist and beauty professional it is vital to have a wide broad knowledge of products and how to use the. Our hands-on, experiential approach to training will have you ready to brave the industry in no time!

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Learn from the best

At the Beauty Institute, we believe in quality and that is why we select the most talented and experienced industry professionals to guide our students. Our instructors are deeply passionate and committed to providing a supportive, personalized environment focused on preparing you for success.

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Student Teacher Scholarship

Upon completing your program, you may apply for the $2500 Student Teacher Scholarship within 2 years after graduation. In addition, you will receive 50% discount on any advanced workshops offered at our academy. Contact us for more details.

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Spotlight Experience Culture

Here at The Beauty Institute we believe in leading by example, so in order for our students to truly understand the importance of attentive and intuitive customer service we have developed a culture that allows each student to feel like they’re the star of the show. This allows students to own their learning process and be proud of their progress. Here, the student journey is important to us and we want our students to have the power and confidence they need to succeed.

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Industry-Leading Reputation

The Beauty Institute name and the credibility it holds are recognized by many people in the industry. Professionals and leaders know that a Beauty Institute graduate is equipped with the skills and career preparedness that come from over 40 years of leading educational success in the hairdressing industry.

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Salon Readiness

The Beauty Institute believes students should graduate with a mastery of not just technique, but the business skills needed to start and maintain a successful career. We measure our own success by the success of our students, which is why our students cut hair on their first day, practice on their first model during their fifth week, and hit the salon floor by week nine! The Beauty Institute’s salon-floor training with real clients in a real salon environment means a seamless transition from instruction to practice.

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