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Columbus Student Salon

The Aveda Institute Columbus provides full salon services done by supervised students participating in the best cosmetology education program available. Your patronage supports them as they work toward a career in the beauty industry. Best of all, you can get great quality services at an affordable price. Take a look at the service menu and book your appointment today!

Services are offered to women, men and children 12 and older. In fairness to our guests and for safety purposes, children under the age of 12 are not permitted in any of our facilities, except when supervised by an adult/guardian not receiving a service.


Product + Service Packages

Save by combining your favorite services with select Aveda products!


Hair & Style

All haircuts include a guest consultation with a stress relieving experience, mini facial, shampoo, blow dry and makeup touch up. Tiered prices based on approximate service times and experience of student.

Blowout Membership (4 blowouts/month) $40/mo
Haircut & Style $18+
Shampoo & Style $11+
Shampoo + Protective Style $25+
Upstyle | Special Occasion $32+
Bridal (trial included) $45+

Hair Spa

Tap the wisdom of Ayurveda (the ancient healing art of India) and combine the power of touch with aroma-therapeutic essential oils to create a healthy scalp–the foundation for beautiful hair. Customized treatments meet your personal needs– giving strands intense moisture or repair–restoring balance to the ecosystem of your scalp and hair.


Conditioning Masque (with a hair service) $5
Curl / Flat Iron (with a hair service) $10
Customized Hair Treatment (with a hair service) $15
Shine Treatment (with a hair service) $15
Roller Set (with a hair service) $15
Color Cleansing (with a hair service) $45
Pre-colorization (with a hair service) $20

Create your style, with or without curl, add body, fullness, support, and shape. Aveda Permanent Waves or straightening, using nature’s technology, reduce the need for harsh chemicals, while locking in shine and condition. Texture services include; relaxing shampoo, mini facial, thermal finish, hand and arm massage, and makeup touch up.

Permanent Wave (Short/Medium) $64+
Permanent Wave (Long) $74+
Specialty Perm Wrap $75+
Relaxer (Short/Medium) $54+
Relaxer (Long) $64+
Relaxer Retouch (1/2″ new growth or less) $44+


Experience the difference with Aveda’s naturally derived hair color using the energy of plants to create and maintain the shine, luster and condition of the hair. Color services include; relaxing shampoo, mini facial, blow-dry finish, hand and arm massage, and makeup touch up.

All Over Color (Short/Medium) $52+
All Over Color (Long) $57+
All Over Color & Simple Highlight $77+
All Over Color & Partial Highlight $87+
All Over Color & Full Highlight $96+
Color Retouch (1/2″ new growth or less) $42+
Light & Tone (Short/Medium)

blonding from scalp to ends

Light & Tone (Long)

blonding from scalp to ends

Lighten & Tone Retouch (1/2″ new growth or less) $59+
Natural Grey Blending $30+
Corrective Color upon consultation
Simple Highlight (Short/Medium) $38+
Simple Highlight (Long) $42+
Partial Highlight (Short/Medium) $50+
Partial Highlight (Long) $53+
Full Highlight (Short/Medium) $59+
Full Highlight (Long) $64+
Balayage (Short) $85+
Balayage (Long) $90+

Our goal is to provide corrective or restorative treatments to bring your skin back into balance using a nurturing high-touch approach with the art and science of Aveda’s high-tech targeted plant technology. Your experience will include a consultation to determine skin care needs, aroma sensory journey, hot towels on the face and feet, hand/foot massage, and makeup finishing touch along with personalized product recommendations.

Facial Membership

Receive two 60 min Customized Aveda facials per month

Customized Aveda Facial (30 Minutes) $25
Customized Aveda Facial (60 Minutes) $35
Customized Aveda Facial (90 Minutes) $45
Botanical Skin Resurfacing Facial (60 Minutes) $40
Botanical Skin Resurfacing Facial (90 Minutes) $50
Dual Exfoliation Facial (60 Minutes) $45
Dual Exfoliation Facial (90 Minutes) $65


Perfecting Plant Peel (with a facial) $10
Plant (with a facial) $10
Eye Treatment (with a facial) $10
Lip Treatment (with a facial) $10
Hand Treatment (with a facial) $10


Receive your first Ultraceuticals facial 50% off! (up to $40 savings).

Plus receive 20% off your Ultraceuticals home care  products purchased the day of  your first service. 
*cannot be combined with other promotions, restrictions may apply.


Ultraceuticals Baseline Facial $45
Mattify + Clear

CONCERNS: Oily, Congested, Acne

Hydrate + Firm

CONCERNS: Dry, Dehydrated, Aging Skin

Radiance + Glow

CONCERNS: Dull, Discolored, Uneven Skin Tone

Refine + Hydrate

CONCERNS: Sensitive, Reactive Skin, Rosacea

Brightening Accelerator Mask (BAM) (with a facial) $15

Essential Back Treatment (60 Minutes) $45
Aroma Body Polish (60 Minutes) $65

Gel Manicure $23
Spa Manicure

This customized treatment is based on the needs of your hands and includes maintenance of the nails, exfoliation, masque therapy, massage and the soothing use of hot stones.

Spa Pedicure $30
Polish Change

This 15 minute service includes light nail shaping and application of polish.


Waxing Membership (unlimited waxing) $40/mo
Lip $6
Chin $6
Cheek $8
Eyebrow $10
Bikini Line $20
Brazilian $25
Back $30
Chest $15
Underarm $10
Half Arm $18
Full Arm $20
Half Leg $20
Full Leg $35
Hand $8

Make Up Application $15
Bridal / Special Occasion Make Up (Trial Included) $28
Brow / Lash Tint $13


Recevie 4 blowouts a month for only $40!


Receive two 60 min Customized Aveda facials per month for only $30!


Unlimited waxing for only $40 a month!

As a thank you for your loyalty, you can receive points during your experiences to receive discounts on future services. For every 2000 points you receive, you will earn a $20 service voucher and receive double points on all services and retail purchases on your birthday!

  • Enrollment in Nurtur Rewards is completely complimentary.
  • Nurtur Reward points will be issued at all Nurtur Aveda Institute locations.
  • Points will print at the bottom of the receipt.

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  • Generally, the rule is four to eight weeks. On average, most do a full color every six weeks. Always consult a licensed Cosmetologist if in doubt.

  • Generally, the rule is four to eight weeks. On average, most do a full color every six weeks. Always consult a licensed Cosmetologist if in doubt.

  • Depending on style, every two to four weeks. Definitely not less than once a month.

  • Depending on the length, type of hair, and your hair goals, women’s hair should be cut every four to twelve weeks.

  • In a bald fade, the hair will go down to skin level. The technique creates a high-contrast look where the longer hair further up the head gradually fades down until it disappears completely.

  • A blowout is the art of drying hair that after a wash to achieve a smooth and sleek look, style and feel. A Blowout will last 3 to five days depending on hair type.

  • Demi-permanent hair color contains no ammonia and deposits only. It is mixed with a low volume developer to help open the cuticle and lasts up to twenty-four shampoos.

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