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Maine Beauty Schools by Program

What better state to complete a beauty program than the one that is home to Elizabeth Arden’s first spa?   The beauty mogul, known for introducing eye makeup to women and first to perform makeovers in department stores, converted her summer home in Maine into a spa to be able to give beauty regime treatments to friends and family, before turning it into an international endeavor.  Attending cosmetology school in Maine will give you a unique opportunity to follow after one of the most well known beauty industry experts in history!

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Bangor, ME
Cosmetology / Teacher Training
Portland, ME

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Augusta, ME
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Barbering / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Bath, ME
Steuben, ME
Presque Isle, ME
Sanford, ME
Westbrook, ME
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Barbering / Nail Technology / Massage Therapy / Teacher Training
Westbrook, ME
School Accreditation

You must attend a school that is approved by your state to provide training in the discipline you want to practice. Check with the school and the state board to be sure that your program of study will prepare you for any applicable state licensure.

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In order o follow your dream of working in the beauty industry, you must first meet the educational requirements set by Maine’s Professional and Financial Regulation board, which grants licenses for the majority of cosmetology professionals.  While comparing schools, you should make sure that its cosmetology program meets the following required classroom hours.  Maine is unique that it also requires that your cosmetology training be completed within a certain time frame in order for you to be eligible for licensure.

  • Cosmetologist: 1,500 training hours in no less than 9 months
  • Barber: 1,500 training hours in no less than 9 months
  • Esthetician: 600 training hours in no less than 3 months
  • Nail Technician: 200 training hours in no less than 5 weeks
  • Massage Therapist: 500 training hours

In addition to these classroom hours, you must pass the approved state and national exams before applying for your cosmetology license.

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