We offer the most innovative education in disciplines such a balayage, color, trend and development.

Our Mission

The Academy is the flagship of L’Oréal Professionnel education where we demonstrate the French methodology of precision application, detailed techniques and personalization for luxury salon services.

The core education at the Academy is comprised of the Color and Balayage certifications, where licensed hairstylists have the opportunity to experience advanced education.

Our point of difference is our Trend, Business Development and Influencer education. These offerings meet the needs of the evolving industry –boutique, personalized education to unpack what stylists and customers are seeing on social media and online.

Balayage Classes

Discover our exclusive Balayage method. Build your skill set with our Balayage classes, customized for you at each stage in your career. You can also complete our three-step Balayage certification program to receive your M.B.A - Master Balayage Artist certificate. Learn More


Color Classes

Dive into L’Oréal Professionnel color education. Our color classes give the beginner colorist confidence and strengthen the skills of the expert colorist. Find out how to receive your L’Oréal Professionnel Color Certification Pin and Certificate of Completion. Learn More

Trend Classes

Introducing Trend – a new category of L’Oréal Professionnel education that offers a combination of styling, on-trend cutting and dynamic hair painting and coloring techniques. These can’t miss classes will also help you to build your personal brand and elevate your social media presence. Learn More

Development Classes

Join us on a journey of self-discovery. Take the opportunity to renew and recharge, and reflect on the passion you have for this dynamic profession. We will help you identify areas for growth, set goals and go forth to elevate your life. Learn More

Class Calendars

Access class calendars for our Academy locations in New York City, Huntington Beach & Santa Monica. Learn More

Academy Locations

Our flagship Academy in New York City and locations in Huntington Beach & Santa Monica, California provide best in class education that are innovative and on-trend. Learn More


Find answers to your questions about L’Oréal Professionnel’s Academy classes, Balayage certification and Global Experiences. Learn More