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Cutting Edge Academy

About Us

At Cutting Edge Academy, we give you the education and tools to give you "THE EDGE" in the exciting world of beauty! We offer a variety of programs in Cosmetology, Skin Care Specialty, Manicuring and Teacher Training, and our course curricula are designed to exceed the state minimum requirements.

All of our classrooms include Internet access, allowing instructors to plug into webinars, professional industry sites and much more. Our equipment and facilities in Morris County, N.J., provide a wonderful learning environment, and our combination of theory and hands-on practical work will build your knowledge, confidence and creative repertoire.

Our Programs

The course you choose takes a modern, dynamic and personalized approach to teach you the latest theory and practical techniques. Our vision is to deliver excellence to each and every student. A well rounded, inspirational and career shaping program of education so you can graduate with a phenomenal skill set that paves the way for a lifetime of achievement.

Choose from the Following programs:


Our program includes a great kit!! You will not only have all the necessary tools, but you will be mentored each and every part of the way to achieve your own personal goals. You will study everything that has to do with hair including advanced techniques, team work, business building, retail success, skin care specialty, manicuring and pedicuring. We will teach you everything you need to know about passing the N.J. State Board exam, both theory and practical.

Skin Care Specialty

Learn the science behind the beauty in our Skin Care Specialty program. You'll study a variety of topics to prepare you for an exciting career in the beauty industry. Course matter includes physiology and nutrition, structure and functions of skin, facial and body procedures, makeup techniques, safety and professionalism.


Learn the art of nail care and design in our Manicuring program. In addition to preparing for the state board exam, you'll study nail tips and extensions, nail art, sculptured nails, diseases and disorders of the nail, salon management, and more.

Teacher Training

Become a qualified beauty instructor in our Teacher Training program. This program covers a wide range of topics, and completing this course will leave you prepared to instruct a new generation of students. Courses include facials, skin care specialty, hair and scalp treatments, hair cutting and styling, manicuring and pedicuring, teaching methods, testing, teacher preparation, and much more.

Ready to unleash your imagination and train for the career of your dreams? Contact Cutting Edge Academy today!