Karat Beauty Academy
This Is How Our Story Began
Ever since 2010, Twenty-Four Karat Beauty Academy has been providing students with a rich and diverse learning environment. Knowledge, creativity and hands-on experience have always been at our core, and we’re proud of the generations of students who have graduated from our Academy. We always encourage both staff and students to grow, learn and create each passing day.
We have re-branded and we focus on up-to-date learning styles in order for you to learn at the best level possible. We have the best tools and education on the market for you to excel in your new career.
Meet Our Team
Founder & CEO
Alicia has been in the spa industry since a child. Growing up watching her mother own and operate a small private college for 15 years, Alicia became interested very early on as a little girl with nails and toes. Alicia started training during summer vacation and on weekends. Once graduated high school, Alicia has completed all the courses offered through CINHH and had been working at a spa in the mall during 12th grade. Upon graduation Alicia opened up her own salon 'Crème Caramel Spa" which was the start to the entrepreneurship. Alicia took her BC Provincial Instructor Program in 2010 and started teaching at the private college shortly after that. She has been practicing in the beauty industry for the past 16 years and has been teaching Esthetics for the past 12 years.
Since then, Alicia has been an Instructor for multiple accredited colleges including MC College and also taught for En Vogue Nails Company. Alicia is also an brand ambassador for Bio Seaweed Gel Company which we will be teaching the nail course with their brands.