Business Idea Center
Beauty/Personal Care - Category

Alteration Service

Help others look their best with an alteration business.Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Hair Removal Service

Capitalize on this popular procedure that both women and men take advantage of.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Personal Shopper

Fashion-forward? Help others look their best as a personal shopper.Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Image Consultant

Use your keen eye to help people look and feel their best.Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Makeup Artist

Know how to create magic with powders, lipsticks and shadows? This could be the business for you.Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Massage Therapist

Got the healing touch? Make relaxation a reality for people through massage therapy.Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? Yes

Tanning Salon

Give people that bronze glow all year with a bulb or spray-on tanning salon.Startup Costs: $100,000 +
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Body Piercing

Start a business that pierces its way through the community. Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Nail Salon

If you’ve got experience with manicures and pedicures, running your own nail salon -- or operating an on-the-go service -- could be a worthwhile business venture.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Wigs

Hospitals and medicals centers are among the growing consumer opportunities for wig businesses.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Specialty Soaps

Clean up by producing specialty soaps.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Alcohol-Free Club

Don't like confiscating car keys from your friends? Make a business out of promoting sober fun.Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Senior Citizen Clothing

Make shopping more convenient for seniors by taking the clothing to them.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Drive-Through Laundromat

Take the hassle out of getting clothes cleaned by offering drive-through service at your laundromat.Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Pedicure Service

Enjoy flexible hours while keeping people's feet looking great with a pedicure service.Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No