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New York has many great schools for estheticians in NYC and NY state. Enter your ZIP below to see where you can train nearby to become a licensed NY esthetician.


In order to become a skin care specialist in New York a minimum of 600 hours of training is required as well as passing NY board exams and paying the licensing fee.

Learn about laser schools – laser treatments are an important part of skin and hair care for many clients.

Bioticare Ayurveda’s Beauty Care – New York

Essencia Aesthetics Academy – Albany

Christine Valmy International School – Albany

Christine Valmy International School – New York

Elim Beauty School – Flushing

Europa School of Cosmetology – Schenectady

Gloria Francis School of Make Up Artistry – Hicksville

The Salon Professional Academy – Tonawanda

Jordan Lynn School for Appearance Enhancement – Schenectady

Nail & Skin Care Academy – JamaicaUSA Beauty School International – New York

New York State esthetician licensing information.

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NY Practical Exam tips for estheticians – pdf.

More interested in other types of beauty schools? Check out our pages that list New York schools for nail techs, barbers, cosmetologists and makeup artists.

More listings below…

Estheticians in the US – Schools by State

Schools for Estheticians in Canada

Aesthetic Science Institute – Latham

Atelier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics – New York

Austin’s School of Spa Technology – Albany

Beauty School of Middletown – Middletown

Beval International Beauty School – Baldwin

Capri Cosmetology Learning Center – Nanuet, Newburgh

Career School Beauty Institute – Staten Island

Continental School of Beauty Culture – Rochester, West Seneca

Elite Academy of Beauty Art – Brooklyn

Hudson Valley School of Advanced Aesthetics Skin Care -West Park

John Paolo’s Xtreme Beauty Institute – New York Mills, Saratoga Springs

Leon Studio One School of Hair Design – Amherst

Lia Schorr Institute of Cosmetic Skin Care Training – New York

Long Island Nail & Skin Institute – Levittown

New York Institute of Beauty – Islandia, Syosset

New York Institute of Esthetics – Buffalo

New York School of Esthetics – Tarrytown

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute – Poughkeepsie

Shear Ego International School of Hair Design – Rochester

TW Nail Technology – Fishkill

Western Suffolk BOCES

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