Beauty Box Hair and Beauty Academy

Are you contemplating a career as a beauty therapist or make-up artist, and are looking for high quality training from professionals in the industry? Look no further than our Beauty Box Academy. We have created a selection of content rich courses designed to teach you all you need to know to carry out popular beauty therapies and treatments at a professional level. Being a beauty therapist is an exciting, fun and rewarding job. You meet great new people, have the opportunity to express your creativity and change people’s lives for the better.

All of our courses (except Bridal Beauty), are accredited by a professional body and will be accepted by most insurance companies, eg BABTAC.

Our Instructors

Our course instructors bring you the benefit of many years professional experience in the beauty industry. Each course goes straight to the heart of the professional skills and techniques you will need to operate as a high-level beauty therapist. Many of our graduates have gone on to secure highly paid positions in top salons in Derby and the surrounding areas. Others have used their qualification as a springboard into higher education, or to set up their own beauty business.

To unlock your full potential and to open the door to a rewarding career as a hair and beauty specialist, get in touch today to find out more about your course options and enrolment details.

Our Courses

This course will give you an introduction to the ancient art of treading as a hair remove technique. Threading is an alternative to warm and hot wax methods or sugaring as is does not require the use of a product, but cotton thread. The main areas of study will be, threading and hair removal, brow shaping and aftercare.

Cost: £120

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 1 day

This course will give you an introduction into waxing as a hair removal technique. Main areas of study will be, how to consult a client, how to use hot and warm wax, hair removal on certain areas of the body (legs, chin, underarm, eyebrows, and upper lip)

Cost: £160

Duration: 10:30-5:30 – 2 days

This course will give you an introduction into providing a basic manicure, as well as a more advanced paraffin wax manicure. Main areas that are focused on are how to consult a client, what tools to use, nail and cuticle preparation, and finger nail painting. Reduced teaching time and price when coupled with Pedicure Course.

Cost: £150

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

This course will give you an introduction into providing a basic pedicure, as well as a more advanced paraffin wax pedicure. Main areas that are focused on are how to consult a client, what tools to use, nail and cuticle preparation, and toenail painting. Reduced teaching time and price when coupled with Manciure Course.

Cost: £160

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

This course will give you an introduction into providing effective facials. How to set up a treatment area, how to consult with a client, what tools to use, maintaining and improving facial skin condition using exfoliation, skin warming, extraction, facial massage, mask treatments and facial moisturising products. We are also located nearby a Dermalogica training center and can arrange for various Dermalogica courses.

Cost: £230

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

Has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in shaping (tweezers) and colouring (tinting eyelashes and eyebrows). Key areas you will focus are on Eyelash and eyebrow tinting and shaping, how to maintain the original eyebrow shape or to change the shape of the eyebrow if desired and about different colour characteristics and the chemical process of tinting.

Cost: £160

Duration: 10:30-2.30 – 2 days

Our Lash Lift Course is designed to teach you the skills to be able to competently offer both effective lash lifts and eyelash tints to your clients, working from home and/or mobile. These treatments, working to dramatically enhance the eye and reduce the need for daily make-up application, therefore proving to be extremely popular treatments to offer from home and/or mobile, especially when offered together.

Cost: £180

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

Our Advanced Intimate Waxing Course is designed for those who are trained in warm waxing, and would like to further enhance the waxing treatments able to be offered to clients from home and/or mobile. You will be taught specialized, female intimate waxing treatments and learn the theoretical knowledge, as well as safety procedures involved in practicing these treatments to an industry-standard. Must have waxing certificate prior to commencing.

Cost: £180

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

This is a comprehensive and intensive course covering the delivery of a full body massage to your clients to make them feel relaxed and revitalised. During this course you will learn a range of massage techniques and how to use them to manipulate the muscles in the body to meet the needs of your client.

Cost: £210

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 3 days

Our Indian Head Massage Course will teach you a specialised massage technique that works on pressure points to stimulate the movement of blood, lymph and oxygen in the upper body. Not only will you learn how to competently perform the treatment, you will also learn the history of this massage medium and the benefits of the treatment, incorporating chakras to restore the body’s natural balance.

Cost: £120

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 3 days

Suited for beginners embarking on a career in make-up, will teach you the basics and give you the confidence to create make-up looks on your clients working from home and/or mobile. The course will cover make-up looks from creating the perfect base, right up to smoky-eyes and contouring techniques. It’s a hands-on intensive course focused on acquiring the techniques to begin creating a range of make-up looks, most in demand by clients in the industry.

Cost: £300

Duration: 10:30- 4:30 – 2 days

A 2 day training course for the intermediate level, gives you knowledge to complete a Bridal Make up

Cost: £800

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 2 days

Our Level 2 Beauty Course covers Facials, Waxing, Manicures, Pedicures, Eyebrow & Eyelash and Makeup. This is often the minimum requirement to start in the beauty industry. This is a 5 week course, 2 days a week. We are very flexible in terms of timing, and can shorten the course, or if you require further experience extending the course time.

Cost: £1150

Duration: 10:30-4:30 – 5 weeks (2 days a week) Other timing options available.