California Esthetician Schools

Esthetician licensure in the state of California is regulated by the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. To become a licensed skin care professional, California requires completion of a licensed esthetics program consisting of 600 hours of training and successfully passing the written and practical examinations for esthetician licensure.

If you are an aspiring esthetician in California who wants to start your career in the esthetics industry, finding a reputable school with a dynamic esthetics program is a great first step!

From this school directory, you will find a full list of esthetic schools in California. The highlighted schools are ASCP Premier School members that not only offer a great esthetics program, but also include student benefits provided by Associated Skin Care Professionals built right in! Students who attend an ASCP Premier School receive:

ASCP Student Benefits

You can learn about the full benefits of ASCP Premium Student membership here.

To learn more about how to become a licensed esthetician in California, including hourly requirements, rules and regulations, and other general information, we encourage you to check out the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.

California State Board of Barbering & Cosmetology

2420 Del Paso Road, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95834

Phone: 800-952-5210 | Fax: 916-575-7281 | Website: | Email:
Training hours required from a licensed esthetics school/program: 600


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California Esthetician Schools/Programs

View our list of licensed esthetician schools/programs in California.

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