VA Wax Academy (formerly The Pink Lotus Beauty Bar & School of Waxing) was founded in 2017. We are a state certified Wax Technician educational facility approved by the state of Virginia. We are located in Newport News, Virginia and offer several course options. For beginners we offer a 115 hour Certified Wax Technician Course. For licensed esthetician and cosmetologist, we offer a 4 hour face and full body course. We also have a wide selection of advance courses that can be taken as a certified wax technician, licensed esthetician or cosmetologist to increase your level of expertise. Please feel free to review our course schedule and offerings on our upcoming courses page.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!
We are a Virginia State Certified WAX SCHOOL.
(WE are NOT an esthetician school)
**After Completion of this course, you may take the State Board exam to receive
your Wax Technician's License. This License is only valid in VA.
This is a hybrid program. (115-hours total online and face-to-face)
This program is NOT online only.
**Face to Face is reporting to class on your scheduled days
**Online is at your leisure during your class begin to end date.
Your start date depends on your CHOSEN schedule date.
Your time of completion depends on your schedule.
Any missed days will be made up.
Supplies needed for in-school only will be provided, including book.
Scrubs or all black attire is recommended.
2023 Class Schedule
Tues & Thurs (3 weeks) 9am-4:00pm LAST CLASS FOR 2023!!!
Dec 5 - Dec 21 (Ask about our special rate on tuition for this last class!!)
Certified Wax Tech Tuition- You will learn face and body waxing (including Brazilians) with hard and soft wax.
(You will receive a borrowed book only, or you may choose to purchase your own book.)
*ALL INSTALLMENTS MUST BE PAID ON TIME & PAID BY INSTALLMENT OR GRADUATION DAY
OR CLASSES MAY BE PAUSED.
***** Take advantage of Vagaro After Pay!!
We will post 2024 schedule in December.
PLEASE ENROLL NO LATER THAN 1 WEEK BEFORE CLASS STARTS!! See you next year!
ALL TUITION AND CLASS FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE!
We accept Cashier's Checks, Money Orders & card payments.
*Class schedules and tuition may be subject to change.
Email us for additional questions
Wax Instructor's Program
YOU MAY ONLY RECEIVE THIS LICENSE IF YOU HAVE YOUR VA WAX TECH LICENSE!
Please do not enroll in the class if you have any other license!!
This course will prepare you for different teaching techniques that will help prepare your students for the State Board. It will also help prepare you to run your own school, including helpful information to complete your school application.
NO STATE BOARD EXAM!!
You will be written off at completion of class to receive you Instructor's license from State Board!
This License is only valid in VA.
No scheduled start dates. Start anytime!
*10-week program (Online & Face to Face)
*1 Day a week (8 hours) or 2 days a week (4 hours each day) in class.
Current choice of days- Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
ALL TUITION AND CLASS FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
I'm ready to open my own Beauty School!
We’ll provide a full writen curriculum package. Will draw up floor plan but owner must submit to us measurements for each room. Curriculum received within 3 weeks upon agreement.
Tier 1- $1,500
Sample pages of all information needed to complete curriculum.
Tier 2- $4,500
(You are responsible for measuring floor plan,
we draw it up}
To enroll in our advanced courses, you must have a Wax tech, esthetician or cosmetologist license.
The State Board Refresher Course is for our students that have delayed taking the State Board Exam (Please know, State Board information is subject to change so please be up to date).
4 hour Face and full body
Brow Wax and tint
Brazilian Only with hard Wax
State Board Refresher Course
CLUSTER LASH CLASS
You do not need a professional license for this course.
This is not a mink lash extension course (esthetician or cosmetology license needed). These come in a group of clusters that may last up to 3 weeks. Kit & mannequin included. You will also practice on a live model.
Course Tuition $300
6022 Jefferson Avenue suite 100
Newport News VA 23605