Beauty has slowly revolutionized from being a personal thing to a professional and commercial venture. These days, TV houses need professional makeup artistes and hair stylists to work magic on their hosts and anchors before they go live. This applies to many other fields in different industries in as far as nails, makeup, skincare, hair, barbering and even style. There are a good number of colleges that offer the best training when it comes to beauty. Below is a list of top ten best beauty colleges in Kenya:
1. Vera Beauty and Fashion College
This institution was established in 1998 to offer professional training in hair, instructors, fashion and design, beauty and modelling. It offers a good number of courses in nail technology, beauty therapy, modelling, event management and decoration among others. One can study either certificate, diploma and higher diploma courses.
2. Azizi Hair and Beauty College
This institution is located at Nairobi Safari Club Annex. It offers courses in body treatment and massage, nail technology, manicure and pedicure, hairdressing and beauty and nail technology. Contact 0790459918.
3. Lintons College of Beauty
Located at Kenrail towers at Ring road in Parklands, Nairobi, this institution is currently one of the best beauty colleges in Kenya. It offers a good number of courses in skincare, makeup artistry, hairdressing and design and beauty therapy.
4. NIBS College
Nairobi Institute of Business Studies’ main campus is located in Kimbo along Thika superhighway. It offers a good number of courses in the beauty field. Currently, the school is offering Advanced Diploma in beauty Therapy and Diploma in Cosmetology. For more information about other courses offered at NIBS, log onto their official portal.
5. Beauty Point College
Its main office is located at Beaver House along Tom Mboya Street, Nairobi. Other branches are at New Generation Building near OTC, Midway Mall opposite Odeon cinema and White Angle Building opposite Accra Hotel.
6. Ashley’s Hair and Beauty Academy
Established in 2001, this institution has grown to be one of the best beauty colleges in Kenya. It offers certificate, diploma and higher diploma courses in salon management, spa treatments, hairdressing, body therapy, beauty therapy and nail technology. It has branches in Nakuru, Buruburu and Ruaka with its main campus in Nairobi.
7. Dima College
Dima college is situated at Hamburg House above KCB Tom Mboya street. It is known for offering beauty therapy, management and hairdressing courses.
8. Alison Caroline Institute
It is located at Muthaiga shopping center along Limuru road in Nairobi, Kenya. It offers a good number of courses in waxing, nail enhancement, manicure and pedicure, spa and salon management, hairdressing, beauty and reflexology and gym instructor courses.
9. Tonic Institute of Professional Studies
This institution is located in Thika town and it opened its doors to the public in 2004. It offers certificate and diploma courses in beauty therapy, cosmetology, hairdressing, instructor course, barbering and nail technology.
10. Afro Beauty Academy
This institution is located in Lang’ata area, Nairobi. It offers certificate and diploma courses in hair cutting and styling, body adornment, cosmetology, hair design and beauty therapy.