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  • Edwin Neill II Full Potential Student Competition 2021

    2021 Aveda Institutes Student Competition This annual student award competition was created to memorialize one of the greatest motivators in the Aveda network.  A role model for all - Edwin Neill II not only believed in our mission, he lived it daily.  His greatest memory will be his...

  • Brilliant Future Cosmetology Scholarship

    We're excited to announce the 2021 Brilliant Future Scholarship Contest. This is an opportunity for graduating 2021 high school seniors starting our cosmetology program in June, July, or August to be awarded a $1,000 scholarship toward their education! how to apply Participants...

  • Reasons Why You Should Try a Beauty School Salon

    You may have never considered going to a beauty school salon for services such as hair, nails, skin care, or makeup application, but you should! The professionals at Aveda Institute are there to pamper you and (shhh!) it’s at a fraction of the cost of other salons.  Why is it at a...

  • Virtual Earth Jam

    WHAT IS VIRTUAL EARTH JAM? Starting in 2004, the Nurtur Aveda Institutes have put on an annual fashion benefit as a vehicle for our students to show off their talents and passion in a themed event that raised money for local charities. In this time of distance learning and social...

  • Types of Manicures you Need to Try

    Keeping your nails their best is a large factor in self-care that is often overlooked. Aveda Institute is committed to using organic ingredients and that includes on your nails. Which manicure is the best for you? Take a look below at what each has to offer and decide for yourself. If you need...

  • What’s So Special About Aveda?

    Aveda Institute is committed to using organic ingredients and Aveda products have an extensive product range. These range from color treatments, creams, lotions, shampoos, conditioners and more! Aveda products harness the power of nature and are created from pure flower and plant essences. Aveda...

  • Reduce Your Stress at Aveda Institute

    With 2020 being such a challenging year, self-care has become more important than ever. Tech solutions company, Vagaro, recently conducted research on self-care as a form of stress relief. In their research, respondents cited at-home spa rituals (47%), visiting a spa for wellness treatments (41%),...

  • How To Choose Your Bridal Makeup

    One of the many decisions that a bride has to make before her big day is what bridal makeup look to go for. Saying “I Do” to your future partner was the easy part. There are so many looks to choose from. While there are no incorrect answers, there are a few tips to make the decision a...

  • 10 Reasons to Pursue Esthetics for Your Career

    • Esthetics

    Estheticians are licensed skin care specialists that are trained to provide a variety of procedures. It’s a profession in high demand and that is evolving every day. Do you know that you love skin care, health, and beauty but are still on the fence? Our Esthetics program at the Aveda...

  • Beauty Industry Career Opportunities

    • Cosmetology

    Did you know that working in a salon is not the only job available to certified cosmetologists? The beauty industry is always growing and there will always be a demand for beauty career opportunities. Express your creativity with an award-winning beauty education at Aveda Institutes. Check out...

  • Student Blog: The Beacon Experience

    • Cosmetology

    By: Becca Thompson, Cosmetology Student a Aveda Institute Chapel Hill As an Aveda Institute student, there are many opportunities to explore with your cosmetology or esthetics education. One of my favorite experiences is the Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beacon, an elite program...

  • 10 Cosmetology Facts You Don’t Know

    • Cosmetology

    Most think that cosmetology is just about hair and makeup, but it goes well beyond those! Cosmetology is a huge industry that can lead to many different types of cosmetology careers. Salon owners, makeup artists, work in film, freelance, behind the chair, hair removal, editorial, TV, beauty...

  • 10 Reasons Why You Should Pursue Cosmetology as a Career

    • Cosmetology

    Do you know that you love beauty, helping others, and need to unleash your creativity? At the cosmetology school at Aveda Institute you will learn hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge, and the concept of gaining and retaining...

  • Should I go to Esthetician School?

    • Esthetics

    Being a licensed esthetician is a rewarding career for those that love to work with people, heal others, and educate their clients on healthy skin care techniques. The Esthetics program at the Aveda Institute prepares you for a career as a skin care professional. Students with an Aveda Institute...

  • Commonly Asked Questions About Coloring your Hair

    If you have never colored your hair before, it can seem daunting. How can you cover gray to make it look like your natural hair color? Should you do it yourself? We wanted to give some answers on commonly asked questions when it comes to coloring your hair. Should you use a professional? Yes....

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