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Designed for students who are passionate about hair, skin, nail care and makeup application. Our Cosmetology program incorporates classroom instruction with extensive hands-on learning to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness and the technical knowledge to follow your creative passion. Our educators will be there every step of the way, providing guidance and personal attention.

Proven Working Knowledge

Allure Academy hopes to assist our students in creating a recession proof career. A career in beauty is the perfect example of a recession proof career. When it comes to beauty training on the western slope of Colorado, Allure Academy will be the best option. Our beauty courses will have been strategically designed based on the proven working knowledge of master educators and beauty industry professionals, so our students will be connected to the most current techniques, products and trends. Our apprenticeship program which will include high-end salons, private salons as well as hotel-owned salons will provide on the job training and real-world experience.


  • Work with local Vail charities runway shows, programs, photo shoots
  • Participate in special workshops featuring national industry leaders
  • Gain practical experience as you perform services in the clinic and with our apprenticeship salons in both Vail & Aspen

Upon completion, you’ll be prepared for your state cosmetology examinations and ready to succeed as a licensed cosmetologist, esthetician and nail technician.

Requirements for Licensure in Colorado: 1,800 Hours

What To Expect
Prepared to Succeed

Instruction will be focused on how to properly prepare students to become licensed hairstylists and nail stylists.

Classroom instruction will include teachings regarding cosmetology, hair styling, nail styling, and laws applicable to working in a salon. The Program will issue a certificate of completion once a student has finished their said course curriculum, lab hours and practical work.

Students are accepted into the program based on their serious interest in pursuing a career in the industry, their character, integrity, and drive.

Our students will leave their program at Allure Academy with the knowledge and practical skills in any of the following:

  • Salon stylist
  • Hair color specialist
  • Hairstylist
  • Makeup consultant and technician

  • Nail technician
  • Manicurist/pedicurist