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jjvgavon

Updated 1 day ago

Newly Licensed Cosmetologist wanting to throw in the towel. Help! - 43 Replies

[QUOTE who="Alliescut in Saint Louis, Missouri"]Allies Hi, I am in the same boat as the original poster as well, I graduated from beauty...

Wanda F McKinney

Updated 3 days ago

positions in retirement /nursing homes doing the residents - 444 Replies

I am Wanda F McKinney. I have my cosmetologist license for quit a while. I live in Catonsville, Maryland. I am looking for Health facility that are...

akire

styling african-american hair doing weaves, natural, locks, and braiding

Hi, I'm going to attend cosmetology school and I would like to learn to style african-american hair. Is this hard to learn? I want to be able to...

caseyface

Updated 7 days ago

Paul Mitchell Vs. Aveda Institute - 94 Replies

[QUOTE who="liikabol in Santa Maria, California"]just had a tour at paul mitchell santa barbara and loved it.. now im wondering how much i would have...

vstoker35

Updated 9 days ago

what are a good pair of shears - 50 Replies

[QUOTE who="suzanne sloan in Cartersville, Georgia"]Just finish beauty school and looking for a good pair of hair cutting shears any...

Beautyinhereyes in Fort myers, Florida

Updated 10 days ago

Help on building a clientele - 62 Replies

I just received my cosmetology license and am currently working in a salon as an assistant. Does anyone have any good advice on how to bring in...

Andrea in Fairfield, Ohio

Updated 16 days ago

Can I make a decent living being a hairstylist? - 115 Replies

I'm halfway through college. Thinking about leaving college and going to school to be a hairdresser. Can someone tell me what the process is to...

Andrea in Fairfield, Ohio

Updated 16 days ago

Opening a salon in a assisted living facility - 26 Replies

Hello, I currently work as a independent stylist at a assisted living facility. However, within a month I will be running another salon at a second...

APOHAIR in Hanoi, Vietnam

Updated 1 month ago

Professional Beauty Supplies That Ship Overseas/APO ??? - 5 Replies

Hello, I was wondering if anyone knows of any professional beauty supplies that ship to APO(military addresses for overseas where cost is...

Salon Apprentice in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

apprenticeship in cosmetology - 100 Replies

Does anyone know of anyone in the Henry/Clayton county GA area that does apprenticing for Cosmetology?

kamy in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Working in 2 salons at a time - 3 Replies

I have my stylist license in a hair salon. I want to work also part-time in a barbershop as a barber. I was told you can't work in 2 different...

shea126 in Flemington, New Jersey

Updated 1 month ago

Quit Job to go to Cosmetology School? - 155 Replies

Hi, I'm 27 years old, and currently work a boring desk job. I make a decent salary, which holds me back from leaving. I have an MBA and BS in...

Tamara in Oakland, California

I am in need of some refresher training in hair cutting/coloring services.

My name is Tamara from Oakland Ca. I received my Cosmetology licenses back in 2001. I have been out the industry for some years and am ready to...

License cosmetologist in Oakland, California

Where do I start to get the training in confidence I need get back in the beauty industry?

I received my cosmetology license back in 2001. At that time, I was working a full time job with 3 young children. I rented a booth in a salon for 2...

Nerddd_ in Long Beach, California

Updated 1 month ago

Photo shoot stylist - 11 Replies

Hello, can anyone tell me how I can go about in finding out how to become a hairstylist for models, actors, etc. and what type of money they get...

Aimee in Ft Mitchell, Kentucky

Ohio Manager Cosmetology Test

Does anyone know where I can find study material for Ohio Managers TEst? Thanks!!!

Laura

Updated 2 months ago

Hairdresser apprenticeship question. - 17 Replies

I'm thinking about applying as an apprentice to do hair styling. Does anyone know, just on average, about how much an apprenticeship pays? I'm not...

passion in Sunnyside, New York

moving from NY to Florida

is there anyone from Fl who works in salon? because of my husband job, we might have to move from NY to FL....and I dont know nothing about Fl, which...

Applemyheart in Fremont, California

Updated 2 months ago

how much do hairstylist get paid? - 1691 Replies

Hello everyone Im interested in going through cosmetology school. I am just wondering how much does hairstylist get paid? do they get paid by the...

redreose in San Jose, California

Updated 3 months ago

California Hair Stylist Certification - 38 Replies

My wife and I are moving to San Diego in January. She is licensed in the state of Illinois, but has told me that she thinks she needs more hours of...

Lizzy lou in gloucester, Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

what does one really learn in cosmetology school? - 1 Reply

Hello all. I'm nearly finished with school. I have about 2 months to go. Is it normal to feel this unprepared? I actually took the advice of my...

Lizzy lou in gloucester, Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

Just got let go from my apprenticeship at a salon. - 6 Replies

Hello everyone, Today I just got let go from an apprenticeship at a salon. It's the only salon in town that offered that program. I don't know...

NovaBerry in LA, California

Updated 3 months ago

Questions for graduated cosmetologists! - 2 Replies

Hello. I'd like to start this by writing a brief summary about myself. PLEASE read this before commenting on the questions, because this is my...

Pearl girl in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 3 months ago

sick and tired of the superficial scene - 12 Replies

I have been a licensed stylist for 12 years, been in 7 salons and owned my own for 7 years. That was the only dream I ever had and now that I've...

Deborah Ryan10 in Portland, Oregon

Updated 3 months ago

am i making the right decision about being a hairstylist? - 198 Replies

ive graduted from beauty school about a year ago. and have been working as an assitant for about a year and half its a hard job being an assistant in...

Beautyinhereyes in Fort myers, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

Trouble with getting clients - 2 Replies

I am a licensed cosmetologist and have been for over a year. I work in a booth-type salon but thankfully its not requied of me to pay any boothrent....

Diana Willett in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

Need advice on which beauty school to go to please!!!!!! (Aveda or local beauty school) - 2 Replies

Hey everyone,I'm 24 years old. I'm a stay at home mom who REALLY wants to go to beauty school. I have several options in my area i'm in between two...

Helen Whiteley in San Diego, California

Updated 4 months ago

Beauty school or Nursing school? - 126 Replies

I have been toggling back between going to beauty school or becoming a nurse. Im in my thirties, and have 3 children. Nursing seems so demanding and...

Cynthia Schaaf in Bell

Updated 4 months ago

Too old for beauty school? - 604 Replies

Hello- I have recently been thinking of attending beauty school, an idea I've had for years. I am largely discouraged by family members because I am...

Jjmlee in Oakland, California

Updated 4 months ago

Moving to France - 14 Replies

Does anyone know what the steps are for hair dressers moving from US to live/work in France? I want to move to Paris, however I have no idea how to...

John in Walnut Creek, California

Looking to Showcase Stylists as Launch Partners for New Salon Booking iPhone App

I've recently released a new iPhone app called SalonDemand. It makes booking last minute appointments easy by allowing clients to reach out to...

Bevalbeautysch in Baldwin Harbour, New York

Updated 5 months ago

How do I become licensed to do hair extensions? - 46 Replies

I have been doing my own hair extensions for years and would really love how to do it professionally(I would never try it on someone else's hair...

ShearTruth in Fairfax, Virginia

Graham Webb Academy

Graham Webb Academy is not an ideal cosmetology school. It is only good for advanced education. Please do not waste your money here like me. Graham...

ShearTruth in Fairfax, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

Cosmetology Schools in DC: Aveda Institute or Grahram Webb? Please share your thoughts and experiences. - 16 Replies

I am thinking of attending cosmetology school. I attended a vocational program at one of my local high schools after work in the evenings. However,...

GJ in West Bloomfield, Michigan

Hairstylist assistant and apprentice program?

I am thinking of applying to be an assistant to a hairdresser but also to do the 2 year apprentice program with that hairdresser. I have worked in a...

Kimberly from san antonio, tx

Updated 5 months ago

Aveda institute entrance exam/ What it's composed of. (I just took it and passed it) - 9 Replies

I just took the Aveda entrance exam and I thought I might share what it was like. I like many other people HATE taking tests. So when I found out...

lamondboyce in seattle, Washington

Updated 6 months ago

new stylist needs career advice!! - 2 Replies

Hello! I am a newly licensed (my one year anniversary of having my license is in August) stylist. Two months after earning my license my boyfriend of...

lamondboyce in seattle, Washington

Updated 6 months ago

hairstylist resume?!? - 26 Replies

hi. i have graduated cosmetology school and i am taking my practical this week. i am attempting to do my resume and have found a few samples,...

Caliz B Hair and Beauty Salon in Plano, Texas

Updated 6 months ago

looking for work - 10 Replies

i have just moved and have to start over i have been a hirdresser for the last 15 years the past 9 years i did mainly s&s and perms very good at...

Miley Cyrus in Staten Island, New York

Aveda Institute or Arrojo Cosmetology school? What cosmetology school should I go to?

Hello everyone! I just made an account on here and I was looking for some advice on becoming a hairstylist in New York. I'm 18 and I'm currently...

Panda in Mississauga, Ontario

Updated 7 months ago

Steiner Training Academy and Working on a Cruise Ship - 52 Replies

I am going to the Steiner interview in July and was wondering if anyone else has gone? What it's like? Pros and cons to working on a cruise ship?...

Jennifer Hinds in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 7 months ago

Why do i keep getting fired from salons - 9 Replies

Hi, i really want everyone who reads to please try and comment ,, i graduated from hair school in april of 2012 i passed state boards and was so...

ada in Denver, Colorado

Updated 7 months ago

Hair extensions - 3 Replies

Where in Brooklyn can i buy the Remy hair extensions

Tzipporah 9 in Austin, Texas

Pivot Point vs Vidal Sassoon Academy

Hi all, I'm strongly considering going to cosmetology school (I have a bachelor's degree but don't want to sit at a desk anymore and I love being...

chrisluo12 in Denver, Colorado

Updated 8 months ago

Hair Extensions - 330 Replies

Has anyone done hair extensions? I'm a licensed cosmetologist and have been for 6 years now and I have never done them yet. I want to attempt them...

vanf in Yonkers, New York

ARROJO or AVEDA, help pls!

Hey guys, Please, give me your opinion about these 2 schools and their reputation. I`m changing career so this is all new to me. I want to make sure...

Fabeutay in Savannah, Georgia

New Master Cosmetologist needing additional training

I recently got my license, found and job (that I LOVED) but it closed down. I'm stuck right about now because I need additional training on advance...

Mel in Portland, Oregon

Reciprocity from Illinois to Washington

I have done hair for 10 years in Illinois and am looking to transfer my license to Washington State. Has anyone had to do this too? Would I need to...

HandsofGold in Christiana, Pennsylvania

Updated 10 months ago

providing salon services in retirement/nursing homes - 11 Replies

Hello, Just wondering if any of you that provide hair services in nursing homes/retirement/assisted facilities have run in to a few new companies...

Beauty guru

Updated 11 months ago

HELP! Does anyone have any information about the National Cosmetology Written exam?? - 15 Replies

I am going to be taking my cosmetology written/practical exam in a few weeks. I live in California and as of May 1, they have switched to the...

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