Hands on training

Hands on training With the latest equipment

All skincare treatments are performed using our exclusive all natural skincare product line.

  Make up artistry

Taught by experts in their field

Learn the innovative art of makeup application.

           Come learn

In our stimulating classroom environment

Theory comes alive when taught by our passionate instructors that are experienced NYS Licensed Estheticians.

Esthetics Curriculum and Tuition

The Berkowits School offers a comprehensive Skincare curriculum.
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Our Courses

Train to become a New York State Licensed Esthetician, Electrologist and Laser Hair Removal Technician. Apply now »

Our Location

107-25 Metropolitan Ave.
Forest Hills, NY 11375 [Directions]
(718) 544-4234

NYS Licensed and Nationally Accredited School

The Berkowits School™ is licensed by the New York State Education Department and Nationally Accredited by NACCAS.

About Our Esthetics School

Our Esthetics School, teaching the latest in skincare techniques, proudly serves the New York area including Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, The Bronx, Westchester, and both Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island.

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Why Choose Berkowits School?

The Berkowits School, established in 1978, is an esthetics school in NYC. We provide three comprehensive programs in the fields of esthetics, electrolysis and laser hair removal. Initially founded as an electrolysis school, we broadened our scope to include laser technology and, in 2014, introduced esthetics into our curriculum.

Our curriculum consists of two parts:

Theory – to be completed in 207 hours that includes:

  • Health and safety
  • Bacteriology
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Nutrition
  • Structure and functions of the skin
  • Superfluous hair
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry as applied to cosmetics
  • Electricity and machines
  • Business practices
  • Job skills
  • Introduction to paramedical esthetics

Practice – to be completed in 393 hours that includes:

  • Facial treatments
  • Make-up techniques
  • Waxing
  • State board preparation

We offer flexible schedules throughout the year to accommodate every student. Our modern classrooms have been designed to facilitate an interesting and exciting learning process to help each student become an outstanding practitioner.

Upon completion of the course, you will learn everything necessary in order to become a licensed esthetician, and be prepared to operate facial equipment including steamers, motorized facial chairs, brush, vacuum, galvanic, spray, and high-frequency needed to work successfully in the beauty industry, including opening their own businesses in New York State.

Enroll now at our beauty school in New York and be on your way to a rewarding career in Esthetics! Berkowits School also offers courses in Electrolysis and Laser Hair Removal. For inquiries on these courses call us at (718) 544-4234 or leave a message on our Contact Us field.