Mission and Philosophy
Meet Our CAO
Maria Teresa Villarreal
– Maria Teresa Villarreal / Director
Our Goals & Objectives
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy is located at 9050 Telegraph Rd. #101, 103-105, 201- 203 Downey, CA. The City of Downey is the heart of Los Angeles County, located approximately 15 miles south-east of Downtown Los Angeles, CA.
The Institution is readily accessible by the 5/605/710 freeways and is accessible from the many surrounding areas. Classrooms for each program of study at Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy contain equipment and supplies sufficient to meet the needs of the course of the students.
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy is a well-designed building that assimilates the salon environment for the sole purpose of beauty education; equipped with the most modern visual and teaching aids, possessing the type of professional beauty equipment in keeping with top salons in America.
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy has at least 7,810 square feet of modern facilities devoted to teaching the science and arts of cosmetology, barbering, esthetician, manicuring and master teacher training. The facilities include a freshman classroom area for lectures and practical training, and an audio/visual center that can handle videotapes and blackboard demonstrations.
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy has extensive shampoo facilities, chair hair dryers and blow dryer stations in addition to the workstations provided for each student. An administrative office and counseling office as well as a library are maintained on-site.
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy provides restrooms and break room areas. The building is equipped with heating and air conditioning systems, well lit and furnished in a highly professional manner. It is free from distracting noises. Entrances and exits are located so that the building can be cleared quickly and safely in case of an emergency. The Institution’s premises are wheelchair accessible (i.e., doorways, restrooms, ramps). There are several restaurants located less than one half block away from the Institution.