Hana Lima Scholarship Application now AVAILABLE!

Alu Like, Inc. has announced that applications for its Hana Lima Scholarship Program (HLSP) are now available from its website at www.alulike.org/hlsp.

Applications can also be picked up from the Alu Like office at 2969 Mapuapuna Place,Suite 200, Honolulu, Hawaii  96819, during regular business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Hana Lima Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students participating in an educational program such as the courses you can enroll in at Honolulu Nail & Aesthetics Academy.

See the attached flyer for information such as the criteria that you must meet in order to qualify for the scholarship program.

NIGHT Course for Esthetics on Dec 2nd.

HNA’s next NIGHT Esthetics Course begins on December 2nd!

This is a terrific opportunity to be instructed and trained in the art and science of esthetics by HNA’s expert and dedicated instructors, who are eager to teach you everything there is to know about esthetics.  HNA truly believes in hands-on quality education.

Our night class runs from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, perfect for those who work or have other obligations during the day.

A description of the course as well as the application process are all on this website.

Hope to see you on December 2nd at our next NIGHT esthetics course!Faicial

Upcoming Nail License Course begins on December 3!

HNA’s next Nail State Requirement Course begins on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.

Sign up now, and you will qualify for an Early Application discount of $200!  You just need to submit your application and the deposit at least 30 days before the December 3rd start date.

October 17th Class Registration CLOSED

Our upcoming Nail State Requirement Course practical class that is scheduled to begin on October 17, 2019 is FULL.

However, we are taking names for a waiting list, so please contact us.

If you can’t enroll in the October course, we will be happy to welcome you to the next course that begins on December 3rd.

Upcoming Nail Technician Courses

HNA’s upcoming Nail Technician Courses are set to begin on September 17 and October 17!

The September 17 course runs through Friday, November 15.

The October 17 course runs through Tuesday, December 17.

Both courses offer 350 hours of instruction in the basic requirements set forth by the Hawaii Board of Barbering and Cosmetology for a Nail Techician’s license.

Payment plans are available and the courses are VA/GI Bill approved.  The Hana Lima scholarship from Alu Like Inc is available for qualified applicants.

Students can enroll in full time, part time, or flex programs.  Early applicants will qualify for a $200 discount on tuition.

Contact the Honolulu Nail and Aesthetics Academy to apply and to obtain more information.

438 Hobron Lane #305, Honolulu, Hawaii  96815

(808) 944-1121


Eyelash Extension Training Program

Honolulu Nail and Aesthetics Academy announces its new and exciting 2-day instructional program on the techniques for semi-permanent eyelash attachment for your clients who are first-timers to eyelash extensions or for clients who are desiring a natural lash look.

Our 2-day course will teach you the theory and practical aspects of this type of single classic application using 0.15 mm eyelashes. The course will include mannequin practice and will then advance to live model practice, where each participant will be required to bring two (2) models. The group training kit is included in the cost of the course.

This course is offered to any person who holds a current and valid esthetics license in the State of Hawaii.

Each class is from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 pm for each of the two (2) days. Choose from one of the classes offered:

  • September 21 – 22, 2019
  • October 19 -20, 2019

Additional dates are available for private training.

The following will be covered during your training:

  • The basics of classic eyelash extensions
  • Variety of classic lashes, mink and ellipse techniques
  • Natural lash safety
  • Classic weight calculation
  • Proper eye preparation for lash extension application
  • Proper isolation
  • Perfect bonding rules
  • Correct lash placement
  • Eye shape correction
  • Trouble shooting
  • Lash removal (manual and chemical)
  • Eye styling
  • How to work faster and more efficiently
  • Tips and tricks
  • Practice on model
  • Work evaluation and constructive criticism for future practice
  • Price evaluation and business growth advice, one on one
  • Adverse reactions
  • Pre and post care

Included with the class:

  • A take-home binder of our theory, tips, and tricks
  • Classic Lash Starter Kit (4 lash extension trays, 2 tweezers, 1 bonding adhesive, lash primer, lash remover, lash palette, foam tape, cleansing wands, and mascara wands)

Information and Registration




Upcoming Esthetics Program – October 2019

Considering a career in esthetics?

The most effective path to this exciting career is to join the Honolulu Nail and Aesthetics Academy’s upcoming esthetics course for the month of October:


Full-time student – October 24, 2019 through February 7, 2020

Part-time student – October 7, 2019 through April 2, 2020


If you are interested in enrolling in HNA’s upcoming esthetics course, contact us at 808-944-1121 or email us at support@honolulunailacademy.com.

Please visit our website for more information:  http://honolulunaillacademy.com

This program is approved by VA GI Bill.