• The Cosmetology and Spa Academy

    The Cosmetology and Spa Academy


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    About Us

    Learn With Industry Leaders And Become One Yourself
    The Cosmetology & Spa Academy is more than just a school. It’s where you come to build a career, whether it’s your first, second or third career. It’s where you come to build lasting relationships with your peers and instructors. It’s where you come to grow into an industry leader. You get more than an education here. You get life and professional skills. You get a sense of belonging.

    Everything about our programs is designed to support you in your learning journey and then in your career afterwards. With more than 30 years in the industry and an attentive ear to our students, we continually strive to give our students the best instruction, the best tools, and the best experience.

    Ned: A Beauty Industry Veteran
    Ned Halimi has been the owner of Cosmetology and Spa Academysince 1980. He had his own salon before he opened the school called, “Mesuesi”, and was awarded the “Best salon of the year” award in Northern Illinois.

    His background includes tremendous International Experience. From 1984 to 1987, he was a member of the International Congress of Colorists.

    His impressive history of training exemplifies his commitment to keeping up to date with the latest trends:


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    Cayla Learman
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