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Are you ready to step into the vibrant world of cosmetology and unleash your creativity? Look no further than The Hair Design Centre! We're thrilled to announce our upcoming Career Day:

May 28, 2024

9:30 am to 4:30 pm

HDC 278 Lacewood Dr. Halifax

Why Attend?

Whether you're a current student, a recent graduate, or someone intrigued by the allure of cosmetology, this event is designed with you in mind. Here's why you won't want to miss it:

1. Explore Diverse Career Paths: Cosmetology is a multifaceted industry. Whether you're passionate...

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As you embark on your journey into the captivating world of beauty, I want to extend a warm welcome and share some insights to inspire and guide you along the way. Whether you’re drawn to the artistry of eyelashes or the creativity of artificial nails, know that you are stepping into a field that celebrates individuality, creativity, and self-expression.

Embrace Creativity:

As future professionals in the beauty industry, you have the unique opportunity to unleash your creativity and transform the canvas of eyelashes and nails into works of art. Experiment with...


Which is Right for You?

The world of beauty and personal care is large, presenting a multitude of career options to anyone who is passionate about helping others look and feel their best. If you're considering a beauty education in Halifax, the Hair Design Centre is a prominent institution that offers comprehensive programs in both hair and esthetics. But how do you decide between the two? Let’s dive deep into the differences and nuances of each program to help guide your decision.



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1. What's the difference between permanent and semi-permanent hair color?

Permanent Hair Color: This...


Beauty may be more than skin deep, but the health and appearance of the skin can profoundly affect a person's self-esteem and confidence. That's where estheticians come into play, and for those aiming high in this field, especially with a medical/clinical inclination, the Esthetics Program at the Hair Design Centre in Halifax is the place to start.

The HDC Halifax aesthetics program is 1500 hours over the course of 10 months. The program begins in a traditional classroom setting and transitions into our on-site, fully functional spa for practical, hands-on esthetics training....


At Hair Design Centre Halifax, we believe that a cosmetology career is a perfect choice for anyone who is passionate about beauty, creativity, and helping people feel good about themselves. Our programs offer comprehensive training that prepare our students for success in the cosmetology industry. Let's explore some of the reasons why you should choose a career in cosmetology and how our cosmetology school can help you achieve your goals.


A career in cosmetology offers flexibility that is unparalleled in other industries. This flexibility makes it...

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The Hair Design Centre gives students the opportunity to learn practical skills from a team of great educators. The skills you learn here will be applied on real clients to give a real salon experience.

Our team of educators come from extensive experience in the field of esthetics and are always willing to lend a helping hand when you need it. The love and passion for the health and beauty industry we share is what motivates us to go above and beyond to give you, as students the same drive and passion for a wonderful career ahead.

Like anything starting a new chapter in your...

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1. Send in high school or post-secondary transcript. Transcripts can be mailed, faxed, emailed or dropped off in person.

2. Pay your registration fee to secure your seat. Registration for Hair Design and Esthetics is $300.00. Registration for Makeup Artistry and Lash Technician is $140.00. This amount is deducted from the total tuition and is non-refundable. While there is no due date for the registration fee, seats are reserved on a first come first serve basis. Given that we fill up with each intake, it is strongly...