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Beauty School in Poway, CA Hours

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Saturday Closed

Beauty School in Poway, CA Hours - Salon

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Saturday Closed

Beauty School in Poway, CA Start Dates

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Bellus Academy
13266 Poway Rd.
Poway, CA 92064
Phone: 858-748-1490


At Bellus Academy of Poway, CA, we pride ourselves in supporting students turn their passion into a successful career in beauty and wellness. Recognized for our premier industry education, we offer programs in cosmetology, barbering, make-up, esthetics and spa nails, offering both day and night courses. Our professional salon and spa setting along with our award-winning educators and advanced student kits support you to master the latest industry trends and techniques.

As a destination school, brands such as Barboleta, Make-up Designory and Pulp Riot sought out Bellus for its stellar reputation and innovative skill training. Our courses integrate social media technology, online tutorials, and give you access to a personalized app connecting you to our curriculum, educators and career opportunities! Students also receive the opportunity to gain valuable experience through externship programs at some of the most prestigious salons in California, expanding your network and preparing your for your entrepreneurial journey. Join our growing alumni network of over 5,000 Bellus Alumni and enroll at Bellus Academy of 13266 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064 today.

The Bellus Academy of Poway, CA features:

  • Preparatory programs to ready students for state board beautician tests; State board prep classes included in your program
  • Classes in several beauty fields, as well as business and marketing to aid in career and entrepreneurial readiness;
  • Access to our student app for job placement and career readiness assistance; Bellus Academy has a dedicated career services Dept to assist you with job placement
  • Externship opportunities for salons throughout the state; Externship opportunities available during school for hands on experience
  • And more.

Why Choose Bellus?

Travel the World

Bellus Academy is proud to be selected as the first U.S. School to partner with CIDESCO, recognized as the world’s most prestigious qualification in the field of Esthetics.

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Top Job Placement

Our career services team and student mobile app make finding your dream career so much easier.

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Business & Marketing Training

Bellus offers specialized training to foster your development as an entrepreneur and help you build a thriving business!

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Our Reputation

Bellus is the most awarded beauty and wellness institution in the country and Intercoiffure recently ranked us the #1 beauty school in North America!

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Compete in Competitions

Our students have a history of succeeding at national student competitions including TrendVision and America’s Beauty Show where they've showcased their talent and won!

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We're Tech Savvy

Our app gives 24/7 access to academics, attendance and job postings. Select programs offer social learning on iPads, which are included in the student kit.

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Exam Prep

All of our programs include a mock state board test to prepare you for the state license exam and our kits include the state board kit and licensing fees.

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Top Educators

We invest in our educators and industry experts to ensure that they are trained in the latest in-demand techniques and trends.

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Our relationships with high-end salons in Southern California allow students to network with top stylists and owners. (CA campuses only)

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We Give Back

We have an undeniable passion for humanity and are involved in our community, supporting various causes and giving back while utilizing our technical skills.

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Multiple License Programs

Bellus is proud to offer combined courses that allow you to enroll in one program and graduate with multiple credentials.

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Alumni Benefits

We give our graduates access to job postings, exclusive invitation to industry events and the opportunity to apply for advanced education scholarships.

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“The teachers were amazing! Without Bellus, I wouldn’t have the rewarding life I have today. School was something I looked forward to every single day. I can’t believe I have a job that I love going to every day.”

- Adrianna
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“My life has changed so much. Within eight months of graduating, I now own a successful wax bar. I am forever grateful for the great education I received at Bellus Academy.”

- Jonyse
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“For the past year I have been working on super-yachts in Spain as a massage therapist for billionaires and have loved every second of it! I don’t know what I would’ve done without Bellus’ training and expertise.”

- Clare
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“I love how hands-on the nail program is at Bellus. I am a visual and hands-on learner and I appreciated the time and focus on my advancement throughout the program. I would definitely recommend Bellus Academy to anyone interested in beauty and wellness education, especially the nail program!”

- Kelsey
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“The program and educators in Make-up Artistry are exceptional. The curriculum was so well designed that each day I couldn’t wait to get to school and begin the next step in learning high-end makeup. I feel very comfortable after taking this class to apply for a job anywhere in makeup, including a Hollywood studio, theater, photography or in a high-end salon and spa.”

- Jessica
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“As a cosmo crossover, the Barbering Program was not only an excellent way to brush up on the basics, but also the best way to take my career to the next level. The staff was so helpful in every aspect and I highly recommend the program.”

- Johnny
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Financial Aid

Yes! Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.
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Flexible Schedule

We offer day & night classes. We also have new classes starting every month.
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