We approach beauty as an art form. We believe that beauty is not just about how you look, but about how you feel. Our mission is to provide aspiring beauty professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to create beauty that not only looks great but also makes people feel confident and empowered.
We are passionate about helping our students develop their artistic abilities and creativity, while also providing them with the technical skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in the beauty industry. Whether you’re interested in hair, esthetics, nails, or make up, Mitsu Sato Hair Academy can help you achieve your goals and turn your passion into a fulfilling career.
Mitsu Sato Hair Academy is committed to providing elite education in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nails, MUD Make-Up, and Instructors in Training, teaching students the most current techniques, services, and artistic approach, thereby producing highly desired and employable graduates.
Mitsu Sato has been in the hair industry for over 40 years. Originally from Kyoto, Japan, he came to the United States to study fashion photography and cosmetology so he could both style hair and photograph models. After serving as a salon director for the world-renowned Vidal Sassoon in Beverly Hills. Mr. Sato opened his own salon on trendy Melrose Avenue for celebrity clientele.
During his career, he has demonstrated at hair shows in the U.S., Europe, and Asia, trained stylists, and contributed to styling hair for fashion editorials for photographers and newspapers, catalogs, music videos, and magazines. In 1993 he relocated to Kansas City and opened Mitsu Sato Salon and Day Spa, which has been voted “Best Hair Salon in Kansas City” twice. Mr. Sato opened the hair academy in 2007 with a quest to assist others in fulfilling their dream of becoming successful future professional hairstylists, estheticians, make-up artists, and instructors. Mr. Sato is an instructor at the academy and enjoys sharing his skills and knowledge with the students.
Mitsu Sato Hair Academy is proud to be a Wella Signature School. With this designation, MSHA joins a global network of more than 180,000 Wella salons in 110 countries, and its cosmetology students will receive many beneficial Wella resources, including advanced education, experience with a variety of high-end product lines and modern techniques, career assistance, and professional connections.
I love this school, my esthetician journey has been amazing so far! I love our teacher Hannah, she is so intelligent and passionate about teaching us and making us great estheticians?
I am a student here and I love this school! My teacher Hannah is the best teacher I've ever had. She's knowledgeable, listens, and never makes you feel less than. She's motivates us and prepares us to become the best esthetician we can be.
From hair cutting and styling to coloring and chemical treatments, you can learn it all. And with our focus on skincare, eyelash extensions, and nail services, you'll be well-rounded and ready to take on any client. This program includes certification in MUD Make-up and Bella Lash Extension Training.
You can learn about facial and body treatments, hair removal, eyelash extensions application, and more. And with our focus on client communication and business management, you'll be prepared to work toward becoming a licensed esthetician. Also obtain certification in MUD make-up and Bella Lash Extension training.
Our nail technology program at our Lee’s Summit campus is designed to give you the skills you need to create stunning nail designs and provide exceptional nail care. You can learn everything from manicures and pedicures to artificial nails and nail art. You could even be prepared to start your own business or work in a salon!
If you're passionate about makeup artistry, our MUD make-up courses are an amazing way to build your skills and portfolio. You can learn from industry experts and gain hands-on experience with our professional makeup kits. This course includes instruction on business management and marketing to help you build a book of business in the competitive world of makeup artistry.
9062 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66212
Overland Park Hours
Tuesday-Thursday: 10 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 4 PM
561 SE Melody Ln
Lee's Summit, MO 64063
Lee's Summit Hours
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 AM - 4 PM