About Us

Our History

We are Northwest Oklahoma's leading School for your education in the beauty, barbering and skin care industries! Turn your passion into a fulfilling career!  Established in 1964 as Northwestern Beauty Academy and later named Woodward Beauty College, and  to the new name established in 2019 as Formations Institute of Cosmetology & Barbering. This school received accreditation in 1987 through The National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences (NACCAS). The new Owners, Rick and Linda Freeman both grew up in Woodward. Linda attended Woodward Beauty College for Cosmetology several years ago and has since completed her Barber Crossover and soon to complete the Master Instructor course as well. With Linda's over 16 years of dedicated experience combined with  a  passionate, driven, motivated spirit, she and her team will educate and train you so that you too can excel in this field! Be ready for a fun and exciting future when you step through our doors!


Serving Woodward since 1964!

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502 Texas Ave. Woodward, OK 73801

Tel: 580-256-7520

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