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In 2018, Bellus Academy  became the first U.S. School to offer a CIDESCO USA Skin Care and Body Therapy Certificate Curriculum. To learn more, please click here.

Esthetics1,000 hours

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Our Esthetics program is designed to professionally train in many aspects of the skincare profession—teaching you a variety of facials, chemical exfoliation, hair removal, microdermabrasion and more. You can learn using equipment that we believe not many other schools can offer. We blend European techniques with American technologies to ensure our graduates can compete internationally.

  • Learn the business-side of the industry, including retailing, sales techniques and budgeting
  • Practice on clients on our busy clinic floor
  • Assistance with job search, interviewing and state board prep
  • Financial Aid is available to those who qualify


Esthetics 1021,150 hours
(Esthetics + Make-up Artistry)

Our Esthetics102 course is our most in-demand esthetics program. Not only do we train for our full 1,000-hour Esthetics program, but we include an additional 150 hours dedicated to Make-up Artistry. We are one of the only schools to offer the internationally acclaimed Make-up Designory (MUD) Make-Up Artistry course.


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Program Schedules

Day Schedule
Approx. Length (Day Schedule)
Night Schedule
Approx. Length (Night Schedule)
Mon-Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
8 months
Esthetics 102
Mon-Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
9 months
  • Esthetics
  • Hours 1,000
  • Day Schedule Mon-Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 8 months
  • Night Schedule N/A
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule)
  • Esthetics 102
  • Hours 1,150
  • Day Schedule Mon-Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule) 9 months
  • Night Schedule N/A
  • Approx. Length (Day Schedule)

Why Choose Bellus?

Travel the World

We offer International Certification (ITEC) which allows our graduates to work in 38 countries around the world.

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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

Classes that prepare you to own a business and market yourself.

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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.

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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 to ensure that they are trained in the latest industry 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. Our schools are honored to give back and participate in community events 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, the opportunity to attend campus events and alumni scholarships for advanced education.

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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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