About - Dominion

At Dominion School of Hair Design we know there is not a lot of difference between the terms Beauty School and Cosmetology School.  When you think about it the terms are pretty much synonymous. As both a Beauty School and Cosmetology School we offer beauty programs that provide quality training in all aspects of beauty including cosmetology and skincare. We also offer advanced classes for those wanting to pursue a teaching career in the beauty and wellness field.

Dominion School of Hair Design is the Middle Peninsula/Newport News area’s leading cosmetology school. We train the Future Beauticians in hair, nails, skin, makeup artistry, waxing and body treatments.  This is a beauty school you can trust to provide you with the training you need to attain the career you want in Cosmetology and the Beauty industry. We offer salon services performed by students supervised by licensed educators.

Beauty School Mission

Our Beauty School mission is to inspire and educate our students to be the best they can be in the pursuit of a career in beauty and cosmetology. We create the perfect environment of instruction and encouragement so our graduates have the confidence and expertise to pursue any avenue of hair, makeup, nails or skin and body care. We offer a personalized education that builds on our student’s passion for beauty and empowers them to reach their goals. If you’ve ever dreamed of a career in the beauty or cosmetology industry; our Beauty School will help you realize that vision with a comprehensive education that can prepare you for a variety of professions.

Future Beauticians

Our goal is to create artists who will achieve professional success and represent Dominion as the premier Beauty School in the Middle Peninsula/Newport News area. Graduates are immersed in both cutting edge techniques and trend spotting so they will always be on the forefront of the latest innovations in beauty. Graduates are in demand as hair stylists, make-up artists and skin and body care professionals.  Our school of cosmetology takes an individualized approach with each student. We are not only training students on cutting hair and hair treatments, but we are infusing students with a passion to create trends and cutting-edge styles that turn heads and create culture icons. That’s why each student at our beauty school is considered and expected to become a future image icon.

Professional Stylists & Skin Care Specialists as Teachers

Our Cosmetology School draws Master Educators from top salons across the state who not only train our students in the latest styles and trends but also continually educate themselves so their own skills are up-to-date and timely. Their enthusiasm and dedication ensure a personal, top-quality beauty education as well as offering real world business experience. To our Master Educators it’s not just the pursuit of excellence in their craft but teaching the skills necessary to achieve success as either an in-house stylist or future business owner.

Beauty School – Graduate Success

Our Beauty School graduates are confident, passionate and empathetic. They know that beauty is personal and are trained not only in the art of hair, makeup, nails and skincare but the art of knowing how to treat a client with respect, compassion and care. They go beyond the simple haircut or facial to giving their clients the confidence and assurance that they look their best. Our graduates go on to professional and personal success and are proud to be associated with Dominion School of Hair Design.  In beauty, you must know how to stay trendy and creative in an ever-changing beauty industry. Our future cosmetology professionals are taught industry-current hair cutting techniques, as well as cutting-edge hair coloring and styling techniques. Our future esthetic professionals are trained in depth skin care, multiple waxing and makeup techniques.  Our Master Educators have worked in multiple professional settings and have advanced training to teach each student the most up-to-date technology & trends. Because of our commitment to individualized education, our students are personally and professionally prepared to enter the beauty industry after completing our beauty school program.

Infusing Creativity

Dominion students aren’t just attending another hair school. Our beauty and cosmetology school is a true top-of-the-line institute where students leave prepared to be successful. Dominion graduates have the knowledge and skills that could possibly propel them to the top 10% of the hair and beauty industry and are known for their passion, creativity and ability to adapt to a fast-changing industry. We train each student on how to set trends and offer innovative services. We expect excellence from every Dominion student and provide an education that delivers nothing less.