Learn Beauty in Beachside Bliss in Ft. Myers

2040 Colonial Blvd. | Fort Myers, FL 33907


Programs offered at this location:
Cosmetology / Skincare / Barbering / Massage /
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Mon + Fri: 9a – 8p
Tue, Wed + Thu: 9a – 9:30p
Sat: 8:30a – 7p

Appointment availability varies based on program schedules.

Services offered at this location:
Hair / Facials / Waxing / Makeup / Nails / Book A Service →

Discover Ft. Myers

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Nestled between the big cities of Tampa and Miami, and just east of the beautiful islands of Captiva and Sanibel, Fort Myers provides the hustle and bustle of a big city along with the calmness of the islands. As one of the fastest growing cities in Florida, Fort Myers provides students with a wide array of job opportunities upon graduation. Whether you want to work as a stylist in a high-end salon or an esthetician in a luxury beach front hotel, Fort Myers enables you to plant roots in a unique, soothing setting.

The Aveda Institute Fort Myers, previously Sunstate Academy, joined the Be Aveda Institute family in 2022. We pride ourselves on providing our students with a world-class educational experience and hands-on training under the supervision of licensed educator professionals in our clinic salon and spa environment.

All state testing and licensing fees are included in your tuition. Licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, License #7682

notable sights & sounds

Edison Mall
Fort Myers Country Club
Edison and Ford Winter Estates
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center

Programs offered:


Our cosmetology program incorporates theory with extensive hands-on experience giving you a complete understanding of beauty and wellness. The program includes hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge, and client retention training.

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Massage Therapy

Students learn specialized Ayurvedic techniques to purify, balance and renew the body. Hands-on clinical experience includes massage techniques, business development, wellness and retail knowledge.

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