About us


The American Academy of Health and Beauty is the premier school in NH for Esthetics, Spa Nails and Massage Therapy. We have been in business in New Hampshire for over 20 years! We are Board Certified by the New Hampshire Department of Education as well as New Hampshire Board of Barbering, Cosmetology, and Esthetics. We are a fully accredited school with National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences, Inc. (NACCAS). We also offer Title IV Financial Aid (to those who qualify). The Laird Institute is an active member of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools. (AACS) and Associated Body Work and Massage Professionals (ABMP). We have developed close relationships with several industry-leading organizations, companies, and associations both on a local and national level. Our goal has always been the same, to be the best career education institute in the State of New Hampshire!