Ashleys Hair and Beauty Academy were awarded and voted the best school of the year 2016. We commenced training 17 years ago with a vision to equip our students with the highest international standards and skills-sets in Cosmetology. Cosmetology offers endless careers options from celebrity styling, hair colourist, estheticians, nail technician, make up artists, electrologists, spa therapist, spa owners, tutor, just to mention a few.

We Have Three training Academies. Two in Nairobi and One in Nakuru, it is our promise that you will Leave Ashleys Hair and Beauty Academy Inspired with real commercial skills and confidence to explore your passion and creativity.

We own and manage 13 beauty centres where we guarantee jobs at your outlets to the top graduates, while offering career services to the other graduates at other salons, spa’s and Beauty Centres.

Through the partnership we have with television stations, we expose our students to make up and styling, we do organise hair show extravaganzas that requires the participation of all the three academies, this in hand improves work experience, skills and confidence. In addition to this we give our students opportunities to get paid while learning, this prepares them for the commercial world of cosmetology and helps the harder and earn more. Our tutors are top notch in the beauty industry each with over ten years experience.

We have trained over 30,000 students of whom 90% are working for various beauty product manufacturers, top salons, barbershops, five star hotels, beauty shops, spa’s and in other related industries across the globe.

ASHLEYS KENYA LTD was incorporated in 1994 and comprises of 12 Beauty Centres. The success of our company lies in the continuous endeavours of adopting new methodologies in Cosmetology so as to remain abreast with the dynamic customer needs. These are combined with professionalism, creativity, intelligence and attractive working environment, excluding the very best ambiance for our self esteemed clients and Loyal staff member.

Ashleys vision
To be the first institution to offer degrees in East and Central Africa.

Ashleys Mission
To be the most professionally run chain of salons and training institutions.