Turn Your Passion into a Career and Enrol in the Leading Beauty Academy near Cape Town

Thinking of entering the world of somatology? If you’re someone who is creative and passionate about health, wellness, skin and beauty, then why not turn your passion into a career by studying at an internationally recognised beauty academy close to Cape Town at the forefront of health, skincare and wellness – the Isa Carstens Academy.

A World-Class Somatology Education of the Highest Esteem

Established in 1978, the Isa Carstens Academy is one of the most reputable health and skin care academies for students who wish to follow a career path in the health and wellness industry. Standing for professionalism, integrity and excellence, we provide a world-class somatology education of the highest esteem.

Much More Than Just a Beauty Course

Defined as the study or science of the human body as a branch of anthropology, somatology is so much more than just a beauty course. A profession that requires skill and knowledge, our students are trained through a three-year accredited Somatology Diploma. Using technologically advanced treatments, techniques, and equipment, students gain a thorough knowledge of physics, chemistry, biology, botany, massage therapy, reflexology, aromatherapy, stress management, and skin and body care.

We Are a CIDESCO Accredited Academy

As the first health and skin care academy in South Africa to offer the prestigious CIDESCO examination, not only is our beauty academy near Cape Town registered with the Department of Education and Training, the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA), and the National Qualifications Framework (NQF), but our students also have the option of staying in our upmarket accommodation – the Isa Dameskoshuis hostel.

Stay at our Stellenbosch Campus

Situated in a charming and safe location in the trendy academic town of Stellenbosch, only a 5-minute walk from the Isa Carstens Academy, our hostel offers each student their own fully furnished room, a communal lounge, recreation area, TV room, dining room, catering facilities, and a self-service laundry room. Close to shopping malls, a medical centre, pharmacy, and a variety of trendy restaurants, our hostel offers the perfect opportunity for students to enjoy their studies and meet other scholars.

If you’d like to learn more about our beauty academy near Cape Town in Stellenbosch, contact Isa Carstens Academy today. Celebrated as one of the most exciting and profitable industries to be in right now – not only will we teach you everything there is to know about health, skincare, and wellness, but our CIDESCO-accredited somatology course will prepare you for a lifetime of success.