Sign up for the Barber Program at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy

Enrolling in the barber program at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy will quickly have you on the road to a new career. In a little over a year, graduates have the skills necessary to excel in barber and hairstyling professions. Students learn both theory and practice from top instructors. Small class sizes encourage student interaction.
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Go to Esthetician School at COBA to Find a Great Career

Enroll in the esthetician school at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy and start a new career path. The perfect complexion is readily sought after. And a career as an esthetician can be both impressive and lucrative.

As Orange County’s “longest running beauty academy” COBA provides the perfect learning environment. Small classes ensure a low student to teacher ratio. […]

Get Ready for a New Career at Colleen O’Hara’s Cosmetology School

Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy offers a complete and nationally accredited program for cosmetology school. Enroll to discover the possibilities for a rewarding career in a local salon or nail parlor. After graduation you could start working in Hollywood, traveling with fashion shows or working in photography studios. You might decide on becoming a teacher. Or […]

Barber School Gets You Career Trained

In less than a year and a half, you could finish barber school. That’s right, the training program at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy takes about 15 months to complete. The entire program requires 1500 hours of practical learning. Barber classes combine classroom instruction with actual hands-on experiences in three areas.

First, you’ll learn about hair. Hair styling, cutting, permanents, straightening, bleaching, and […]

What to Know Before Getting Loans for a Cosmetology License

If you’re thinking of getting a cosmetology license, you are probably researching beauty school options. One of the biggest factors to think about is the cost. The cosmetology program at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy costs $18,560. Books and supplies are $2,800. Federal financial aid is available, as either grants or loans. However, you have to […]

Take Barber Classes and Start a Fun, Flexible Career

Taking barber classes is a great way to start an interesting career. A barber license will give you a lot of flexibility for work. There are lots of options. Working in a salon is a common first step. From there, owning your own shop may be a next step. However, one of the latest trends […]

Get a Cosmetology License and Do the Barbering Crossover Program

A cosmetology license is a great way to start a new career. Cosmetologists are able to do manicures, skin care, and makeup. They also learn to cut and style hair. The cosmetology program takes around 10 months to finish for full-time students. Those who would like to expand their career options can take the barbering […]

After Special Effects Makeup Training – Where to Find a Job

So you’re considering getting a makeup artist diploma and focusing on special effects makeup training. It’s always been your dream, but you wonder what sort of job you can find at the end of the program. Living in Southern California, there are actually a lot of choices. We’re lucky to have lots of local theatres. […]

Take Special Effects Makeup Classes at COBA and Create a Portfolio

One of the best reasons to take special effects makeup classes at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy is the practice students get. Almost every class has both a classroom section and a practical section. Students get an overview of color theory. They also work on how lighting for film and photography affect different skin types. They […]

Special Effects Makeup Training is Your Ticket to a Creative Job

For many people, going to beauty school is the first step to a fun and interesting career in makeup design for photography, in the movies or the theater, or for fashion shows. Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy is a great choice to get special effects makeup training if you want to work in “the industry”, as […]