Programs Offered

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Massage Therapy

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Tracy J.
5/24/2024 via Yelp
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Had an excellent blowout and very relaxing would recommend them and will be back. As with most businesses in south end parking can be an issue sometimes up...

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4/16/2024 via Yelp
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I had an awesome experience with Tanya. She listened to every detail and did exactly what I wanted. I will definitely be back, and I will definitely be...

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Mindy J.
4/4/2024 via Yelp
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Very happy with my full hair highlights. They did a test run to see if my black hair will lift. After confirming, I had to go in a second time. Maci did a...

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In the School's Words

The AVEDA Institute was founded to create some of the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin and nail esthetics, makeup and total body wellness. Students are educated by professionals, using innovative curriculums that blend professional techniques with retail and business-building skills. Experience the AVEDA difference and start your journey today!

  • iPad Mini included in every kit
  • Digital curriculum offers 24/7 access
  • CampAVEDA immersion program
  • Salon tours & career fairs
  • License fees included
  • 8,000 salons, spas, institutes and stores in 32 countries

Why Aveda

With over 30 years of nurturing beauty, environmental leadership and responsibility, AVEDA sources organic, plant-based alternatives to synthetic chemicals and packaging, providing high-performing, award-winning products that are good for professionals, our guests and the earth. AVEDA is the first beauty company manufacturing with 1% certified wind power. By committing to alternative energy sources we can all have an impact on the energy we consume and help lower our carbon footprint.

What They Say About Us

"My favorite part about the AVEDA Institute is the level of growth I have experienced. This process began from day one with the specialized, individual attention I received from my educators. This attention has continued and I feel very comfortable being able to express myself in ways I didn't think possible. Now I'm very outgoing and have the confidence to perform all techniques I've learned. So far this career is a really great journey and I enjoy being challenged at the AVEDA Institute, which has truly encouraged me to be the best "me" I can be."
- Kaitlyn, student

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Editor's Description

At Aveda Arts & Sciences Institutes Charlotte, stylists and skin care specialists learn about naturally derived and organic products. The cosmetology program is a mixture of theory and extensive hands-on learning. You learn everything from cutting and coloring to texture services, makeup application, and nail care. Students are also fully trained in business development, wellness retail knowledge, and gaining and retaining clients.

Their esthiology program provides training on trademarked Aveda flower and plant essences and wellness rituals. You learn how to provide an Aveda spa experience through skin care, wax techniques, makeup, and more.

As a student at this school, you gain access to a network of affiliated spas, institutes, and stores across the nation. Every Aveda student also receives an iPad. An Aveda cosmetology student on Indeed says, “Good combination of class room and hands on training. We learned many techniques as well as technical terms for services and different scenarios. The teachers were always willing to help and eager to teach new techniques. this in turn made the learning environment a great place to be.”


Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute Charlotte offers the following programs:

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy

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Express your creativity and talent! Our Cosmetology program and master student phase incorporate theory with extensive hands on experience to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness. The Cosmetology course includes hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge and the concept of gaining and retaining clients.

Upon completion, students move on to the master student phase for intensive real-world training to hone their skills.


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The AVEDA Institute's innovative Esthiology program offers students the opportunity to learn specialized techniques to balance and renew the skin, body and elemental nature. Hands-on clinical experience includes facials, waxing, makeup application, business development, wellness and retail knowledge. Upon graduation, participants will be prepared to take the state licensing examination, opening the door to a future as an esthetician.

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Page last updated: 06/03/2024

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