About Us

Our History

New Beginnings Beauty Academy was founded in May 2011 and opened September 6, 2011, through the family’s commitment to providing high quality professional training in the field of cosmetology. Since our inception, New Beginnings Beauty Academy has been totally focused on assisting individuals as they prepare for a successful career in cosmetology. With over 30 years of experience in cosmetology education, NBBA has been a pillar in the community of Pine Bluff, AR. NBBA strives to create a quality academic environment through which individuals learn and retain the knowledge and practical skills necessary for the development and advancement of their professional careers in the health and beauty industry. Each NBBA graduate is provided with the skills and knowledge needed to pass the state-licensing exam in their program of study, obtain an entry-level position in the field of health and beauty, and advance through a successful and rewarding career.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to teach and train each individual statement who enrolls in the academy to master the art and science of the cosmetology field, and to develop techniques that will enhance his or her skills within our industry. Additionally, we will prepare our students to pass their board exams and prepare for employment with the hope that they will maximize their acquired skills and reach their own personal goals of personal economic independence.

Dr. Stephanie Willis


Cherie Minor

Financial Aid Officer