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Hands-On Cosmetology, Skincare, Makeup
Massage Therapy Programs in Austin

At Avenue Five Institute™, your passion and success is our top priority. Get the hands-on training and professional support it takes to excel as a fashion-forward cosmetologist, expert skincare specialist or healing massage therapist in less than 1 year*!

Avenue Five Institute in Austin, Texas is proud to offer award winning cosmetology school, esthetics school, makeup artistry school and massage therapy school programs. Balance work, family and/or other responsibilities while you get the cutting-edge skills to advance in a career you’re passionate about. We’re also Austin’s first nationally accredited 750-hour massage school, accredited by NACCAS.

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Our Programs

  • Cosmetology

    Learn the art and science of hair, makeup, skincare, nails and more hands-on in a cutting-edge salon facility. Pursue a rewarding, creative career where you can thrive.

  • Esthetics

    As the science of skincare continues to evolve, the art of esthetics flourishes. Build a career in an ever-growing field that helps people look and feel fabulous.

  • Massage Therapy

    Combine clinical and traditional modalities while you harness the power of touch to treat painful injuries, reduce stress and help others live more balanced lives.

  • Make-Up Artistry

    Using techniques and products developed by expert make-up artists, our dedicated, trained instructors draw upon years of experience in a diverse range of fields to help you achieve your personal goals.

You Will Do Great Things!

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Dream of owning your own salon? Want to work in fashion or movies? Eager to be part of the booming skincare business? Maybe you dream of helping others heal and want to start your own massage therapy practice? Whatever your ultimate dream, Avenue Five Institute – a Wella Signature School – can give you the tools, real-world experience and confidence it takes to achieve your goals!

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The Wella Professionals product line and its sister brands, Sebastian Professional and NIOXIN, are at the forefront of the professional hair stylist industry – pushing trends and inventing innovative technology. Wella has invested over $2.5+ billion in product research and development, keeping both stylists and clients satisfied.

Exposure to a broad array of professional products is what sets our graduates apart from the rest. By learning and practicing with multiple product lines, students gain the knowledge and experience to decide for themselves which products are best suited for their clients. In addition to working with iconic product lines by Wella, Sebastian and Nioxin, Wella provides additional educational support via the Wella Ed App, as well as with Wella Educators who conduct on-campus training on the latest industry trends.

Modern Salon’s Magazine Most Awarded School 2017

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Salon & Spa Services

Be our guest at Avenue Five Institute for a full complement of salon and spa services at amazing prices. You’ll be served by Austin’s talented and dedicated rising stars, supervised by their industry-proven instructors.

South Austin campus will begin offering a full menu of salon and spa services beginning January 1st, 2019.

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*Program length when completed in normal time.