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Cosmetology Essentials Course


Create Beauty With Aveda

Aveda’s Cosmetology Program is a 1,600 hour course.

Classes include:

  • The History of Cosmetology
  • Theory-Lecture, Dictation, Oration, Demonstration, & Application
  • Anatomy
  • Chemistry of Color
  • Guest Artists/ Specialty Classes
  • Safety and Sanitation
  • Manicures/Pedicures
  • Makeup Application
  • Waxing
  • Fashion Shows
  • Photo Shoots
  • Charity Events
  • Marketing
  • Networking
  • Self Promotion
  • Financial Planning
  • And much more…

After 180 hours of Introduction to Cosmetology, which includes weekly live model practice, Aveda students, or “future professionals,” hone their skills in the salon and spa (called the clinic floor), taking clients under the instruction of our skilled educators.

Salon and Spa Floor

Aveda future professionals provide a full range of services to the public. See all salon and spa services here.

Weekly Lectures and Seminars

Learn advanced techniques and industry insight through weekly lectures and specialty classes from the owners and guest artists. Field trips and seminars are available to future professionals for networking and keeping up with the latest trends in the industry.

Cosmetology Competitions

Twice a year, future professionals participate in cosmetology competitions and/or photo shoots for portfolio building and most importantly, FUN!

A Career Teaching Cosmetology

If you love cosmetology and have a passion for guiding others towards their dreams, consider Aveda Idaho’s Cosmetology Instructor Program. In as little as 30 weeks you can become a cosmetology instructor and empower future professionals who are eager to join the industry.

Aveda Idaho’s highly trained staff provides the tools needed to become an instructor. Training will include proper cosmetic teaching practices, esthetics education, and much more.

Call today for more information!

We are proud to announce that as of August 1st 2018 we will be offering lash extension courses to all of our cosmetology and esthetics students.

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Love cosmetology? Begin the enrollment process at Aveda Institutes Boise or Twin Falls! Click here!



You can live out your dream of becoming a hairstylist and beauty professional at our school in Boise.

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twin falls

You can learn modern techniques in cosmetology and beauty marketing at the busiest intersection in Twin Falls.

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You can start mastering coloring and cutting techniques in our industry-leading cosmetology course offered at both Idaho locations.

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Our salon is supervised by our experienced educators, and as a result you can experience and enjoy Aveda salon and spa services at amazing prices. All services are performed by our students under the supervision of licensed professionals. We offer special perks through our Pure Privilege Membership, and we offer a full range of salon and spa services. Check out our work below, and contact us today to book your appointment.
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