XO Beauty Academy is about educating students and professionals in the art of beauty. Our academy teaches students how to enhance their own natural beauty while encouraging self love.

XO Academy aims to raise the standards in the beauty industry and spread knowledge and beauty awareness. Our students will learn techniques, tips, beauty routines, service breakdowns, sanitation, beauty health + enhancement, gratitude + wellness journaling, professional to client beauty services & more!

Investing in beauty education raises the bar in the industry, while investing in ourselves. Beauty starts from within, as every one of us are so unique and different.

"Enhancing your natural beauty
allows you to see the world from
a different perspective"



Learn proper cleansing techniques, skin care routine, protecting the skin, and building a customized beauty routine.

Enhanced Lashes

Define the eyes with enhancing the natural lashes! Lash lift, Lash tint, Lash Extensions

Defined Brows

Grow, define, and enhance the natural brows! Brow Shaping, Brow Tinting, Brow Lamination, Brow Styling

Hi, I’m [Katherine]

Owner of The Beautiful Life XO

Instructor at XO Beauty Academy

Lashes, Brows, Beauty, Lifestyle 

Upon obtaining her Cosmetology License in 2010, Katherine entered the beauty industry specializing in lashes, brows, and beauty. From where it began in River North Chicago, to the Western Suburbs Katherine spent her time servicing clients and training students to perfect their skills in the art of lashes and brows. Katherine is a multi certified beauty professional, and believe in students continuing their education to improve skills and raise the standards within the beauty industry.