About Us

Welcome to the World of Beauty and Cosmetology at Lytle’s Redwood Empire Beauty College.

Proud to be family owned and operated, we celebrate over 43 years of creativity, education, and empowerment in the beauty industry. We continue to turn out top Cosmetologists and Estheticians and our continued commitment to excellence in Client Services is widely recognized.

Located in Santa Rosa, California, we are a nationally accredited beauty college as well as a Pivot Point Member and Milady Partner College. Pivot Point and Milady gave been leaders in beauty education, training premier beauty professionals around the world. From Hair Designers to Estheticians, to competition stylists and those who go on to teach future professionals, Pivot Point and Milady educational methods are trusted to provide a solid foundation for success.

We are committed to teaching you to be the best both professionally and personally. Our highly trained and experienced educators offer the steps to success in this wonderful industry.

Cosmetology

The Cosmetology Program is a 1600-hour (12-15 month) program of technical instruction and practical operations covering all practices of a Cosmetologist.

You’ll learn the fundamentals and theory of cutting, coloring, perming/relaxing, styling and finishing hair. You’ll also learn skincare, day, evening and fantasy makeup with MAC cosmetics, and nail techniques. Additionally, we will teach you about customer service, product knowledge, and salon business basics.

Esthetics

The Esthetics Program is a 600-hour (5-6 months) program of technical instruction and practical operations covering all practices of an Esthetician.

You’ll learn the fundamentals and theory of skin structure, upper body massage, our collection of signature facials, back treatments, microdermabrasion; facial/body waxing; day, evening, and fantasy makeup with MAC cosmetics. We will also teach you about customer service, product knowledge, and salon business basics.

If you are dependable, energetic, and enjoy working with people, this may be the career for you.

Whether it’s Cosmetology or Esthetics, your first step is here!