Marinello Schools of Beauty in East Hartford, Connecticut
Welcome to Marinello Schools of Beauty – East Hartford, Connecticut! Established in 1905, Marinello Schools of Beauty have been training aspiring cosmetologists, estheticians, manicurists, barbers and other beauty professionals for more than a century.
A hundred years is a long time in the beauty industry and we’ve made sure that we stay abreast of the latest trends and tailor our curriculum to meet the current demands of clients. In addition to an up-to-date coursework, we offer students real world salon experience where they work with real clients.
Our beauty school in East Hartford, CT is nationally accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences, Inc. (NACCAS) and approved to operate in the state by the Department of Public Health.
Get a beauty career with a difference. Join Marinello Schools of Beauty today!
About our campus
Marinello Schools of Beauty, formerly Brio Academy, is recognized and respected as a premier cosmetology school in East Hartford, CT. Located on Main Street (U.S. Route 5) between Connecticut Boulevard and Burnside Avenue, our campus is easily accessible from all parts of the Hartford meto area.
Our East Hartford beauty school provides a stimulating and engaging learning environment for our students. Special events, student competitions, guest lectures by practicing professionals from the industry, and an active externship program ensure they get plenty of hands-on experience to prepare them for the professional world of beauty.
Connecticut has a sizeable community of cosmetologists, hairdressers and hair stylists. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the state employs 6,110 of these professionals of which 1,340 work in the Hartford-East Hartford-West Hartford Metropolitan Division.
Clearly, opportunities are aplenty for skilled and licensed beauty professionals in the area. So, what are you waiting for? Schedule a personal tour of the campus today and you will be one step closer to your dream career!
1000 Main Street,
East Hartford, CT 06108
Telephone: (860) 528-7178
Toll Free Phone: (800) 648-3413
Programs we offer
The following training programs are available at our beauty school in East Hartford, CT. Each program is carefully designed to provide you the skills necessary to be a top cosmetologist, esthetician, manicurist or makeup artist.
- Cosmetology: Students enrolled in this program receive practical training and technical instruction in haircutting, hairstyling, hair coloring, texturizing, skin care, makeup, nail care, salon management and state board training.
- Esthetics: This program provides practical training and technical instruction in various aspects of esthetics including skin analysis, facials, hair removal, exfoliation, make-up, salon management and state board training.
- Nail Technology: Students learn both technical classroom instruction in the science of nail technology and applied effort for practical operations as part of this program. The course covers training in the anatomy, physiology and pathology of nails and skin; nail beauty techniques; and professional nail products and their uses.
- Specialty Workshops (Makeup Artistry): The workshop includes training in makeup artistry under the expert guidance of some of Marinello’s leading specialists.
Student Salon and Spa Hours
- Monday5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
- Tuesday10:00 am – 9:00 pm
- Wednesday10:00 am – 9:00 pm
- Thursday10:00 am – 9:00 pm
- Friday10:00 am – 9:00 pm
- Saturday10:00 am – 9:00 pm