Advance Beauty College, a second-generation family-owned business, has been committed to the beauty industry and the community for over 30 years. With thousands of graduates, we aim to inspire, educate and give back to the communities in which we serve. Our historical connection to Orange County has enabled us to develop strong community ties and extend this benefit to you. This facilitates our mission to provide a quality education that prepares graduates for employment while serving their community.

Advance Beauty College's mission is to inspire students by providing a quality education preparing each graduate for employment while serving their communities.




Laguna Hills

Garden Grove

Our Orange County campuses are nationally recognized for our leadership in the nail industry, and are an award winning business at the state and county level. These honors include the California Small Business the Year, Center for Family Business Excellence in Education Award, Vietnamese American Chamber of Commerce Leadership in Philanthropy, Orange County Business Journal Family Business of the Year and OCBJ Civic 50.

We have received global press from CNN, Fox News, BBC, ABC, NPR, CBS, Yahoo, Chicago Tribune, LA Times, OC Register, Nails Magazine, Viet Salon, and many leading local media outlets for our expertise in the nail industry and for community leadership.

Our students give back to the community by providing services for the homeless, veterans, cancer patients and women’s organizations. We partner with Illumination Foundation, OCAPICA, Women Helping Women, Girls Inc., Winter Toy Drive, and many others. By applying their skills, students get a first-hand experience on how they can make a positive impact on the community.

At Advance Beauty College, we offer a skill-based training to allow you to sit for the state board examination, as well as the professional skills to help you become salon-ready. Our relationships with leading industry brands can give you a competitive edge by offering networking opportunities, latest trends, and marketable skills. We take great pride in using top quality products, providing our students with customized kits, and having a modern, spacious facility. Advance Beauty College also places emphasis on how to be successful in the marketplace and how to create the lifestyle you desire.