Our Programs

Welcome to the pinnacle of beauty education at MIAA Beauty Institute! ​Our programs are not just courses; they are transformative experiences ​meticulously designed to be top-notch and Maryland Board of ​Cosmetology approved. With a commitment to excellence, all licensure ​programs incorporate comprehensive state-board preparation. Plus, we ​believe in setting our students up for success, which is why every ​program fee includes a student kit. But it doesn't end there—graduates ​are welcomed back for up to 30 days, free of charge, to further refine ​skills and build clientele. At MIAA Beauty Institute, your journey doesn't ​just meet expectations; it exceeds them.

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Cosmetology 1500 ​Hours

Ignite your creativity and carve a path to a ​fulfilling career with our Cosmetology Course. ​Spanning 1500 clock hours and meticulously ​designed to meet Maryland State Board of ​Cosmetology requirements, this program ​covers an expansive range of beauty ​disciplines. From precision hair cutting and ​styling to nail care and skincare, this course ​empowers you with a diverse skill set, ​preparing you for success in the dynamic ​world of cosmetology.

Esthetics 600 hours

Our Esthetics Course, comprising 600 clock ​hours, delves into the intricacies of skincare, ​addressing the fundamentals outlined by the ​Maryland State Board of Cosmetology. ​Students will explore various aspects of ​esthetics, from facials to waxing and advanced ​skin treatments. The program provides a ​comprehensive foundation for those aspiring ​to pursue a career in esthetics, aligning with ​industry standards.

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Nail Technology

300 hours

The Nail Technology Course, totaling 300 ​clock hours, meets the standards set by the ​Maryland State Board of Cosmetology. ​Focused on manicures, pedicures, and nail ​enhancements, this program provides ​foundational knowledge and practical skills. ​Students will explore both traditional and ​contemporary nail artistry, laying the ​groundwork for a career as a skilled nail ​technician.

Eyelash Extension ​Certification (5 Days)

Students in this course will gain comprehensive ​knowledge about eyelash extensions, covering ​aspects such as the history and career ​opportunities in the field. They will delve into the ​anatomy and physiology of the eye and eyelashes, ​understanding disorders, diseases, and allergies ​related to the eye area. The curriculum also ​includes essential topics like client safety, infection ​control, tools, products, and ingredients used in ​eyelash extension application. Additionally, ​students will explore eyelash and eyebrow ​chemical services, and the course concludes with ​insights into building a successful eyelash business.

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Professional Makeup ​Artistry Course (3 Days)

In our Professional Makeup Course, students receive ​a holistic education covering vital aspects of makeup ​artistry. From prioritizing client safety and mastering ​infection control to acquiring advanced blending ​techniques, the curriculum ensures a comprehensive ​skill set. The program guides students through ​diverse application methods, including eye makeup, ​brow shaping, and foundation application. Corrective ​makeup skills are honed, and a solid understanding ​of skincare basics is emphasized. The course ​concludes with detailed insights into polishing and ​facial structure methods, incorporating techniques ​for blush, highlight, and contour application, all ​culminating in a well-rounded education for aspiring ​makeup professionals.

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Your journey in beauty begins not ​with what you lack, but with what ​you have within. Embrace your ​passion and let the beauty you carry ​inside light your path to success.

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MArriah JOnes

Founder + School Executive

Your Journey Begins with a Click: Ready to turn ​your passion into a fulfilling career? Click below to ​explore our programs, discover our vibrant ​community, and take the first step towards a ​beautiful future.

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Affordable Excellence Benefit from high-quality ​education without breaking the bank. Our ​commitment to affordability ensures that you ​graduate with skills, not debt.

Cutting-Edge Programs Dive into programs ​meticulously designed to meet industry ​standards. From esthetics to cosmetology and ​nail technology, your path to expertise starts ​here.

Creative Community Join a community of like-​minded individuals ready to support and inspire. ​At MIAA, we celebrate your uniqueness and ​encourage your creative expression.

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7744 Marlboro Pike

Forestville, MD 20747

*Forestville Plaza ​Shopping Center

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