Business Idea Center: Beautician - Professions

Body Piercing

Body Piercing

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

Cosmetics Retailing

This large market is one worth considering.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Day Spa

Day Spa

Get creative by offering things like vinotherapy and kids' spa services. The ways to differentiate yourself are numerous.
Startup Costs: $100,000 +
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No
Hair Removal Service

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.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Hairstylist

Hairstylist

Passionate about helping people look their best? This could be a prime business venture.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Image Consultant

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.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Makeup Artist

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.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Massage Oils

Massage Oils

Help people work out the kinks by providing them with massage oils.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Nail Salon

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.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Organic Hair Care Products

Organic Hair Care Products

Cater to the organic-minded with natural hair care products.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Pedicure Service

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.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Saunas

Saunas

You want a hot business? It doesn't get much hotter than this.
Startup Costs: $50,000 - $100,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes
Skin Care Products

Skin Care Products

To jump-start your business, offer free skin care analysis to customers, along with free samples of the natural skin care products you sell.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Specialty Soaps

Specialty Soaps

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

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