Hair and Beauty

Whether you are thinking of a career as a hairdresser in a salon, a beauty therapist in a spa or a make-up artist in the theatre and or in the world of TV or film, we have a course for you to enable you to take your first steps. Train in our modern and well-equipped salons where our highly trained staff will work with you to develop the highest levels of expertise.

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Beauty Therapy

All beauty therapy lecturers are experienced therapists and teachers with extensive training within the industry setting students with high standards enabling them to stand out from other applicants when applying for jobs.

What You Can Expect...

  • Three training academy salons equipped with 20 couches in each.
  • The opportunity to gain additional qualifications such as spray tanning, eyelash extensions and ear piercing.
  • Train with high end products such as NYX make-up, Eve Taylor face and body aromatherapy skincare.


All hairdressing lecturers are experienced hairdressers and teachers and are trained by Toni & Guy in the London Academy and deliver our lessons at the same high standards, preparing you for a successful career in the industry.

What You Can Expect...

  • The hairdressing department is powered by the multi-award wining hairdressing brand Toni & Guy, including visits from the team and seminars in the London Academy.
  • Train with top hairdressing brands and products including L’oreal and Label.M.
  • Vibrant enthusiastic lessons that are interactive and realistic to the hairdressing industry.

Hair and Media Make-Up

If make-up is your passion, then we have the course for you! Nescot have qualifications dedicated to aspiring make-up artists. You will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of make-up and hair styling at both Level 2 and 3.

What You Can Expect...

  • Opportunity to do work placements in local theatres as well as being supported in finding your own work in the make-up field.
  • Level 3 includes airbrushing, media effects, wig styling and much more. Perfect if you are looking for a career in TV and film.
  • Attend industry workshops with leading brands such as Kryolan and NYX.
  • Develop your skills by doing the make-up for our own performing arts productions.

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Our Facilities

The department has three professional beauty therapy salons where you will use our professional facial, body and electrical equipment to treat members of the public.

We also have two purpose-built hairdressing salons where students learn cutting, styling and colouring before progressing to work experience with paying clients.

Beauty Clinic & Hair Salon








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