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Esthetics 600 hours

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Our Esthetician program offers a comprehensive and in-depth training on the rejuvenation and care of the skin. Our curriculum blends both European techniques with American technology to ensure our future professionals are equipped with the expertise to become sought after industry specialists. While most schools only offer this level of training by taking post-graduate esthetics courses, Bellus commits to your early success. Our curriculum covers a variety of skin care techniques ranging from facials, chemical exfoliation, hair removal, microdermabrasion and more.

  • Learn the business-side of the industry, including retailing, sales techniques and financial management
  • Practice on a diverse clientele on our professional clinic floor
  • Externship and job opportunities in top spas and resorts that we’ve partnered with
  • Assistance with job search, interviewing and state board prep
  • Financial Aid is available to those who qualify

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Esthetics 102 750 hours
(Esthetics + Make-up Artistry)

Gain a new artistic skillset and expand your career opportunities by enrolling in our most popular Esthetics course that includes an additional 150 hours of Make-up Artistry. Bellus Academy is proud to be one of the select schools to partner with internationally acclaimed brand Make-up Designory (MUD). Students are equipped with a professional MUD branded kit and perform makeup looks ranging from bridal, theatrical to airbrush techniques.

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Esthetics 103 900 hours
(Advanced Esthetics)

Elevate your foundational knowledge with an additional 300 hours of Medical and Luxury Spa training. Gain invaluable skills in advanced peel training, mechanical exfoliation, damaged skin analysis and the latest innovative skincare techniques required to work in luxury Medical Spas. Learn the art of eyelash extensions, brow shaping, luxury spa body wraps and aromatherapy. As the first U.S. School selected to partner with CIDESCO, Bellus students are also qualified to receive one of the world’s most prestigious, and internationally recognized, qualifications in Skin Care.

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Program Schedules

Program
Hours
Day Schedule
Approx. Length (Day Schedule)
Night Schedule
Approx. Length (Night Schedule)
Esthetics
600
Mon-Fri: 9am - 3:30pm
5 months
Mon-Fri: 5pm - 10pm
6 months
Esthetics 102
750
Mon-Fri: 9am - 3:30pm
6 months
Mon-Fri: 5pm - 10pm
8 months
  • Esthetics
  • Hours 600
  • Day Schedule Mon-Fri: 9am - 3:30pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 5 months
  • Night Schedule Mon-Fri: 5pm - 10pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 6 months
  • Esthetics 102
  • Hours 750
  • Day Schedule Mon-Fri: 9am - 3:30pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 6 months
  • Night Schedule Mon-Fri: 5pm - 10pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 8 months

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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Externships

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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Adrianna

Cosmetology

“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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Jonyse

Esthetics

“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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Clare

Massage

“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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Kelsey

Nails

“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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Jessica

Make-Up

“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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Barbering

“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

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Flexible Schedule

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