Esthetician Schools in Arizona

Browse our directory of esthetician schools in Arizona, or skip ahead to learn about the state's esthetician licensing requirements and job outlook.

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Accredited School

You must attend school in the state you want to practice in. Most states require that you graduate from an accredited school. Learn more about the requirements in your state.

Avalon Institute – Accredited

2111 South Alma School Road
Mesa, AZ 85210

(480) 897-1688
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics
Avalon Institute – Accredited

410 East Bell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85022

(602) 443-0076
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry, Massage Therapy, Cosmetology Teacher Training

5080 South Gilbert Road
Chandler, AZ 85249

(480) 525-8222

7547 West Greenway Road #500
Peoria, AZ 85381

Esthetics, Makeup Artistry

Advanced Permanent Cosmetics Academy

7119 East Sahuaro Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

All Beauty College – Accredited

2350 Miracle Mile Road Unit 316
Bullhead City, AZ 86442

All Beauty College – Accredited

2153 East Gordon Drive
Kingman, AZ 86409

Arizona Permanent Makeup Academy

20542 North Lake Pleasant Road #107
Peoria, AZ 85382

Aveda Institute – Accredited

8475 South Emerald Drive
Tempe, AZ 85284

Aveda Institute – Accredited

145 South 6th Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701


1061 North Dobson Road Suite 108
Mesa, AZ 85201

Beebe's Academy of Beauty – Accredited

2607 South 4th Avenue Suite A
Yuma, AZ 85365

D'Image Beauty College – Accredited

2539 North 35 Avenue Suite 5
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Don Villa Beauty School – Accredited

1837 West Guadalupe Road Suite 118
Mesa, AZ 85202

East Valley Institute of Technology – Accredited

1601 West Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201

Eii Images Enterprises

6002 West Sherman Street
Phoenix, AZ 85043

GateWay Community College Deer Valley Campus – Accredited

2931 West Bell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85053

IMAj Institute – Accredited

8370 East Via De Ventura Suite K200
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Maricopa Beauty College – Accredited

515 West Western Avenue
Avondale, AZ 85323

Penrose Academy – Accredited

13402 North Scottsdale Road Suite B160
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Pure Aesthetics – Accredited

2850 East Speedway Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85716

Roger's Academy of Beauty – Accredited

2375 East State Route 69
Prescott, AZ 86301

Saigon Beauty Institute – Accredited

1833 West Main Street Suite 105
Mesa, AZ 85201

Sigma Cuts School Of Beauty

6409 West Glendale Avenue Suite B
Glendale, AZ 85301

Southwest Institute of Healing Arts

1538 East Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85281

Southwest Institute of Natural Aesthetics – Accredited

1460 East Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85282

Stylin In Class – Accredited

24601 North 29th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85083

The Lash Professional

7343 East Scottsdale Mall
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

The Lash Slayer

4332 North Wells Fargo Avenue Suite 201
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

The Studio Academy of Beauty – Accredited

610 North Alma School Road #38
Chandler, AZ 85224

The Studio Academy of Beauty – Accredited

8046 North 19th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85021

The Studio Academy of Beauty – Accredited

9897 West Mcdowell Road
Tolleson, AZ 85353

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy – Accredited

8939 East Talking Stick Way Suite B2
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Tucson College of Beauty – Accredited

3955 North Flowing Wells Road
Tucson, AZ 85705

Utah College of Massage Therapy

10000 North 31 Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85051

Utah College of Massage Therapy

1409 West Southern Avenue Suite 6
Tempe, AZ 85282

West-Mec – Accredited

500 North Verrado Way
Buckeye, AZ 85326

West-Mec – Accredited

5487 North 99th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85305

Aveda Institute

145 South 6th Avenue
Tuscon, AZ 85701

GateWay Community College Central City Campus

2931 West Bell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Tuscon College of Beauty

3955 North Flowing Wells Road
Tuscon, AZ 85705

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How to Become a Esthetician in Arizona

Arizona Esthetician Careers At a Glance
  • 600 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 0 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • The average for estheticians in Arizona is $36,330 ($17.47/hour). This is higher than the national average of $34,090 ($16.39/hour).
  • There is a predicted 19% job increase between 2016 - 2026 for estheticians. This is higher than the expected national growth of 11%.

In the dry Arizona heat, it's tough to keep skin moisturized and healthy. That's one reason estheticians are found all over the state. From longtime residents, to the tourists who indulge while on vacation, estheticians may enjoy a large base of potential clients in Arizona.

From giving anti-aging treatments in Phoenix, to using Ayurveda facial massage in Sedona, your options for working as an esthetician in Arizona could be quite vast.

State License Requirements

600 Education Hours

Required to earn a esthetics license

The Arizona State Board of Cosmetology verifies your completion of 600 or more hours. However, you also have to pass a written test and a skills exam. The current exam fee in Arizona is $177, and the licensing fee is $70. Once you are licensed, you can choose whether to join an established spa or open your own. Your imagination and your education are your two greatest allies when it comes to your esthetics career.

Education Details

Like other beauty careers, esthetics is based in practical, hands-on experience. It's important to attend an accredited program that can provide you with the education you need. Esthetic schools in AZ must offer at least 600 hours of training to qualify for licensure, and should include many of the courses below.

Required Subjects at Esthetic Schools

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Disease recognition
  • Morphology and treatment of skin
  • Product pharmacology and chemistry interaction
  • Client consultation
  • Esthetics machines, tools, and instruments
  • Spa body modalities
  • Exfoliation modalities
  • Body and face massage
  • Body and face manipulations
  • Body and facial hair removal
  • Cosmetic enhancement applications

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

As an Arizona licensee, you must renew your license every two years by your birthday. Beauty licenses cost $60 to renew. Arizona does not currently require you to complete continuing education hours to renew your license, though CEUs (Continu-ing Education Units) are one of the best ways to learn about changes in the cosmetology industry.

Arizona Esthetics Careers


Average yearly salary for esthetics in Arizona

With your license, you may work at salons, spas, department store beauty counters, or medical spas. Overall, the average salary for an Arizona skin care specialist is $36,330 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020).

Licensed estheticians provide a variety of services, so your career options can focus around what you enjoy and are good at. If you like seeing the same clients month after month and you have a knack for keeping clients calm, you may specialize in waxing and hair removal. If you can mix up the ideal potion for any skin type, you might dedicate your career to anti-aging procedures and masks for high end clients.

Contact the Arizona State Board of Esthetics

Arizona State Board of Cosmetology
Esthetics/Skin Care