Esthetician Schools in Connecticut

Browse our directory of esthetician schools in Connecticut, 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.

Academy Di Capelli – Accredited

1010 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 6108

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry, Barbering
Academy Di Capelli – Accredited

950 Yale Avenue Unit 20
Wallingford, CT 6492

(203) 294-9496
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry

45 Shunpike Road Suite 10
Cromwell, CT 06416

Esthetics, Massage Therapy

153 North Street
Seymour, CT 6483

(203) 888-0097
Cosmetology, Esthetics

Belle Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

27A South Commons Road
Waterbury, CT 6704

Branford Academy of Hair and Cosmetology – Accredited

251 West Main Street
Branford, CT 6405

Institute of Aesthetic Arts & Sciences

800 Main Street South Suite 110
Southbury, CT 6488

International Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

65 Whiting Street
Plainville, CT 6062

International Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

632 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT 6109

Ricci's Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

99 South Main Street
Newtown, CT 6470

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How to Become a Esthetician in Connecticut

Connecticut Esthetician Careers At a Glance
  • Average salary for estheticians in Connecticut is $36,770 ($17.68/hour). This is higher than the national average of $34,090 ($16.39/hour).
  • There is a predicted 12% job increase between 2016-2026 for estheticians. This is higher than the expected national growth of 11%.

Imagine turning a client's salon chair around to show them their reflection in the mirror a reflection that looks several years younger than they did when they walked through the door.

As an esthetics specialist in Connecticut, you learn about the hottest and most up-to-date skin care procedures that today's clients request.

State License Requirements

Although you do need a license to work as an esthetician in almost every state, Connecticut currently does not have any licensing requirements for estheticians. It is still important to complete a thorough training program so you can provide excellent service and recommend the proper treatments for your clients. On top of that, employers may only consider applicants who have completed training at an approved esthetics program. CT esthetician license requirements may change in the future, so stay abreast of the news in the state.

Education Details

Esthetics programs are available at beauty schools all over Connecticut. By contacting local schools, touring different locations, and talking with current students, you can find out which school is a good choice for you. Each institution sets its own curriculum and schedule, but certain topics are frequently covered in skin care programs.

Topics Taught at Esthetic Schools in CT

  • Facials
  • Massage
  • Cosmetology chemistry
  • Anti-aging procedures
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Skin type and tones
  • Skin cleansing and moisturizing

Connecticut Esthetics Careers


Average yearly salary for esthetics in Connecticut

Estheticians specialize in all types of skin care procedures. You may perform microdermabrasion on clients who long for more youthful skin, apply body wraps for clients who are ready to lose those last few pounds, or provide relaxing facials for someone who has had a long week. No matter what motivates you in this field, you may benefit from the solid job outlook in Connecticut. Job openings for estheticians may swell 12% by the year 2028 (O*Net, 2016). On average, skin care specialists in Connecticut earn $36,770 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020).

The long-term job outlook for estheticians in Connecticut is a positive one. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the number of jobs in this state is expected to increase by 9.2% by 2024 due the increased demand of cosmetic services.

Contact the Connecticut State Board of Cosmetology

Department of Public Health
Esthetics/Skin Care