About Aveda Institute Victoria


aveda productsFounded in 1994, the Aveda Institute Victoria is the first international Aveda Institute and the only Aveda Institute in Canada who provides both the Cosmetology program (Hair Stylist) and the Esthiology program (Spa). Located in a beautiful landmark building in the heart of downtown Victoria, the Aveda institute delivers a very comprehensive level of education in the Beauty and Wellness industry with over a 95% Graduation and Placement Rate. Students learn from accomplished professionals using an innovating Aveda curriculum, couple with hands-on salon/spa experience.

Aveda is more than products and the salon/spa experience, it’s a lifestyle. Founded in 1978, Aveda is an environmental leader, producing high-performing products sourced from organic and natural derivatives.

Aveda’s philosophy of wellness, healing and social responsibility sets them apart from other beauty brands. Beauty is as Beauty Does.

Ingredient Sourcing

What you put on your body should be as healthy and natural as what you put into it. Discover how we connect our mission with product development by sourcing ingredients from traditional indiginous communities around the world.

Journey with us to trace Aveda’s ingredients back to the farm or harvest co-op.