Cosmetology Salon



Santa Monica College's Cosmetology Salon

Gain real-world, hands-on experience working in a salon setting at Santa Monica College’s Cosmetology Salon. You will learn the latest techniques and apply treatments to clients as part of the Salon Experience class. Fulfill your training hours as you prepare for the California State Board of Cosmetology licensing examination.

Click here for more information and pricing: Santa Monica College Salon Prices

Our Cosmetology Salon is a fully functioning salon and we are open to the public. All services are performed by students with direct supervision and guidance from our instructors.

Please note, only CASH will be accepted for salon services. SMC Students (with valid ID) and Seniors are entitled to a $2.00 discount.

Services include:

  • Hairstyling
  • Hair cutting
  • Scalp and hair treatments
  • Hair coloring and bleaching
  • Permanent Waving
  • Chemical straightening
  • Facials
  • Tweezing
  • Waxing
  • Makeup application
  • Manicures
  • Acrylics, nail tips, and nail wraps

Salon Client Hours:

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday:7:30 – 10 a.m.  &  12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday:7:30 – 10 a.m.  &  12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday:7:30 – 10 a.m.  &  12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday:7:30 – 10 a.m.  &  12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

(The Salon is CLOSED daily between 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
NO chemical services after 1 p.m.

No appointments necessary, walk-ins welcomed!!