Hair dressing and beauty therapy

Starwan Technical is among the best hairdressing and beauty therapy (Cosmetology) colleges in Kenya.There is increased demand for cosmetologists attributed to increasing population which leads to higher demand for beauticians and hairdresser services. The art of cosmetology and beauty culture dates back to the early age where hair cutting and styling were practiced and implements were shaped from sharpened flints, oyster shells, or bone. It is also said that the early modern humans decorated themselves with natural pigments found in plants and fruits. Currently, beauty trends have taken over the minds of people.

Cosmetology course is the study and application of beauty treatment. Beauty treatment is applied to any part of the human body, whether on the face or even the toenail. Thus, there are various branches in which a cosmetologist can specialize such as aromatherapy, nail art and tattoos, hair styling, hair removal, skin care, cosmetics and even herbal beauty care.

Being a cosmetologist can be a very fun and rewarding career. Knowledge in Hairdressing and beauty therapy courses is required in many pharmaceutical companies, salons and particularly those dealing in Beauty and Wellness. To apply online fill this form

Diploma level

  • Requirements: K.C.S.E D Plain & above
  • Duration: 5 Terms
  • Diploma in Hairdressing and beauty therapy
  • Diploma in Hairdressing
  • Diploma in Beauty Therapy

Certificate Level

  • Requirements: K.C.P.E/K.C.S.E
  • Duration: 3 Terms
  • Certificate in hairdressing and beauty therapy
  • Certificate in Hairdressing
  • Certificate in Beauty Therapy

Short courses – Open

  1. Training of Trainer (TOT) (2 Terms)
  2. Barbering (1 Term)
  3. Advance Beauty (1 Term) •Weaving & braiding (1 Term)
  4. Facial Therapy & Skin Care (1 Term)
  5. Massage Therapy (1 Term)
  6. Manicure & Pedicure, Gel polish & Nail Technology (2 Months)
  7. Eyebrow Shaping, Waxing & Ear piercing (2 Months)
  8. Saloon Management (2 Months)
  9. Spa Treatment (1 Month)
  10. Dreadlocks  (1 Month)
  11. Thermal Styling (1 Month)
  12. Natural Hair Care (2 weeks)
  13. Hair Products (2 weeks)