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Cosmetology Program Cosmetology Program at Empire Beauty School

Your flair for style will blossom as you master basic, contemporary and advanced techniques in cosmetology. Empire's comprehensive cosmetology program will teach you to:

  • Use the latest trends in haircutting, coloring and design for men, women and children
  • Master hair texture concepts and create the haircut or style that will please every guest
  • Provide nail services such as manicures and pedicures, as well as esthetic skin care procedures
  • Develop marketing and communication skills to attract loyal salon clients and build your business through positive word of mouth—all while serving guests in your school

Our cosmetology programs cover these areas and more:

The cosmetology program curriculum focuses on core concepts that you will need to succeed in the beauty industry. Click here to view important consumer information about this program.

Haircutting

Learn about the latest tools, techniques, and haircutting trends. You will learn the principals of haircutting as well as how to build and maintain a book of clients.

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Haircoloring

Haircoloring is both a science and an art. At Empire Beauty School you will learn both the science and art of haircoloring. The program teaches how to determine a clients curent hair color, how to create new colors, salon safety, and more. Several hands on lab projects will help you master the art and science of haircoloring.

Sample pages from haircoloring textbooks:

Hairdesigning

Hair designers are craftspeople who visualize, imagine and construct styles using hair as their medium. They are educators and perpetual students who share knowledge, skills and design interpretations.

Sample pages from the hairdesigning textbooks:

Makeup & Makeup Application

As you perform services on the head and face, you will need to understand the basics of anatomy and physiology. Anatomy is the scientific study of the shape and structure of the human body and its parts.

Sample pages from textbooks on makeup:

Graduate Testimonial

My education at Empire was the best - the educators and staff were so inspiring and supportive, and they have helped enhance my creativity and hone my interpersonal skills."

Takemi Lucas

Empire Beauty School Graduate