Current Students

On Tuesday, August 4th we welcomed globally acclaimed long hair educational artist, Sharon Blain to Aveda IBW About Sharon Blain Having spent over four decades toiling her craft and perfecting her skills, Sharon Blain is one of the most lauded hairdressers and educators in the world today....

It’s easy to live the Aveda Mission at The Institute. Between our friendly co-workers and classmates living it right next to us and our desire to pass it along to our guests, working to respect and appreciate ourselves, others, and the environment with everything we...

Here at IBW seeking out the latest trends in beauty and grooming and creating learning opportunities for our students is the core of our mission. Our barbering program at IBW does just that. From the latest trends in men’s hair cutting (students start cutting on day eight)...

We're thrilled to announce the establishment of a second school in Madison, Wisconsin. The Institute of Beauty and Wellness (IBW) purchased the Aveda Institute Madison on Monday, February 16, 2015. The facility, formally known as Aveda Institute VICI, will continue the current Aveda full-time Cosmetology program...

Here at Aveda IBW, investing in unique education opportunities for our students is a large part of our mission in excellence. Real world experiences, combined with global award winning educators and industry veterans, are what make an IBW student able to reach high levels of success...

The world will unite on Earth Day, April 22 at 12:00 pm for a tribute to Aveda founder, Horst Rechelbacher. Mr. Rechelbacher championed campaigns to raise public awareness of potentially cancer-causing ingredients in beauty supplies, thus founding the iconic beauty brand, Aveda. He started Aveda in 1978,...

Last week, students from one of our cosmetology classes traveled, Aveda supplies in hand, to Tennor High School for a special assembly showcasing four brave students and a teacher donating their hair to Pantene's Beautiful Lengths program. Beautiful Lengths is a partnership between Pantene and the...

  The news has officially broken that The Institute of Beauty and Wellness is moving! Get the scoop from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and The Small Business Times....

Our students had an amazing time on December 1 at the "Celebrate YOU" wellness conference on professional success strategies, hosted by The Institute of Beauty and Wellness. Speakers from all over were brought in for an entire day dedicated to celebrating our students and learning principles...

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