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Scissor Slinger in Santa Monica, California

Hairdresser on Fire

I have posted twice. Just want help. I suppose no one has any to offer here. I'm missing the most essential part of me. What I was raised to do, hair...

SRSWSUE in Midlothian, Virginia

Updated 26 days ago

positions in retirement /nursing homes doing the residents - 426 Replies

Hello, I was wondering if anyone out there knows of a nursing /retirement village in the columbus ohio area that needs a hairstylist. I have lots...

sacred_hands in Charlotte, North Carolina

Updated 28 days ago

Newly Licensed Cosmetologist wanting to throw in the towel. Help! - 22 Replies

I just got my California Cosmetology license June 13th 2011; I’m now starting to realize how it is starting out. My school didn’t teach me anything,...

misslioness in Kansas City, Missouri

Cosmetologist OR Esthetician?

Hey guys, I'm a licensed esthetician and I want to go back to school to obtain a cosmetologist license as well. I have always had a passion for...

anpadil in Los Angeles, California

Updated 28 days ago

Paul Mitchell Vs. Aveda Institute - 96 Replies

Which one is better? PM looks slightly edgier and more like my style yet Aveda Institutes look much more professional,which leads me to believe that...

Scissor Slinger in Santa Monica, California

Updated 29 days ago

Anyone Agree that Beauty schools are out their GOD-DDDam minds?? - 13 Replies

I cannot believe what these people have the nerve to charge for Basics! 20,000?! Are they nuts? Now, it's not only Paul Mitchell or Aveda charging...

Bevalbeautysch in Baldwin Harbour, New York

Updated 1 month ago

How do I become licensed to do hair extensions? - 51 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...

anonymous in Noblesville, Indiana

Updated 1 month ago

Cosmetology Refresher courses - 268 Replies

Does anyone know of any place or persons in Massachusetts that offer cometology refresher class for someone that graduated from beauty school back in...

Mr Oliver in London, United Kingdom

Updated 1 month 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...

Robert Kasik in Port Richey, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Moving to France - 16 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...

Pearl girl in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 1 month ago

sick and tired of the superficial scene - 14 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...

JA Selil in Olive Branch, Mississippi

Updated 1 month ago

Beauty School vs. Community College? - 1 Reply

I'm interested in becoming a hairdresser, and I want to get the best training that I can. I've heard that going to a Community College for...

Brenda in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 1 month ago

Too old for beauty school? - 613 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...

Angie in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 1 month ago

apprenticeship in cosmetology - 105 Replies

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

Josh in Boca Raton, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Can I make a decent living being a hairstylist? - 93 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...

deamongirl in Bromma, Sweden

Help - Hair Dresser in Bromma City

Anyone who knows a good hair dresser who can do home service in Bromma? I’ve found a couple of Salons like this [salongbromma.com] but there is not...

Dondante in Mountain View, California

do i need a cosmetology license to open a salon?

I need to buy out my girlfriends shop for financial reasons. Will I be able to obtain a license even though I do not have a license? She will be the...

rosales23 in Manassas, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Nursing school vs. Cosmotology school - 1 Reply

As a senior in high school, I am facing one of the most important decisions of my life: what to do with my future. Growing up in a family struggling...

elliemorrison in Dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

styling african-american hair doing weaves, natural, locks, and braiding - 1 Reply

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...

Cyba66 in Milpitas, California

Updated 3 months ago

Beauty school or Nursing school? - 125 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...

Mikhan in Falls Church, Virginia

Updated 4 months ago

Need advice on which beauty school to go to please!!!!!! (Aveda or local beauty school) - 3 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...

Mikhan in Falls Church, Virginia

Updated 4 months ago

moving from United States to London as a licensed cosmetologist - 5 Replies

Could anyone give some advice on moving to London to do hair? I am a licensed cosmetologist, recently inquiring the UK. I need to know the process or...

Mikhan in Falls Church, Virginia

Updated 4 months ago

Cosmetology Schools in DC: Aveda Institute or Grahram Webb? Please share your thoughts and experiences. - 18 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,...

cuteemoshannon in Moreno Valley, California

Updated 4 months ago

Cosmetology degree in California with a theft misdemeanor conviction - 2 Replies

Has anyone gotten a cosmo degree in california with a misdemeanor theft conviction? I'm set to start school next week, and I have been researching...

Lkim802 in Los Angeles, California

Updated 4 months ago

Help with Cali state board - 12 Replies

I was just wondering if anyone has rented a state board cosmetology kit and if it was worth it and where did you rent it from?

Kaleigh in Dublin, Ireland

Updated 4 months ago

Hairstylist schools in Ottawa - 1 Reply

Hi, I am looking around for hair styling schools. So far, I have seen Algonquin college and private West End Academy. Does anyone had gone to those...

Ashley Gallup in Torrance, California

Trying to find assistant work in Film/TV/etc.

I've had my license for about two years now. I am currently working as an assistant in a local hair salon but I'd love to find someone to work with...

Jed in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

Quit Job to go to Cosmetology School? - 156 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...

Heidiwb in Miami

Updated 4 months ago

what are a good pair of shears - 28 Replies

Just finish beauty school and looking for a good pair of hair cutting shears any advise?

WiloHairDesign in Los Angeles, California

Cosmetologists wanted

Looking to hire 4 cosmetologists for a Valley Village, Ca hair salon. Established business with 23 years worth of established clientele. New grads...

Shan in New York, New York

Hair Weaving Classes on CourseHorse

Tanika Torrice is offering Hair Weaving Classes on CourseHorse. Care to join in? http://coursehorse.com/weave-classes-nyc/how-to-weave-hair-like-an-ex...

wandagrif43.@yahoo.com in Anniston, Alabama

Updated 5 months ago

nursing home stylist - 11 Replies

Hello,Please Help!!!! I am going to a nursing home this Monday for an opportunity to work as a sylist.I need some ideas...pricing,roller sets...

lhargrove4412 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Updated 5 months ago

Where do I start to get the training in confidence I need get back in the beauty industry? - 1 Reply

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...

matts69charger@att.net in Ferndale, Michigan

Updated 6 months ago

Can an older single mom make it as a hairstylist? - 16 Replies

I'm newly divorced, a single mom to a young daughter and I'm no spring chicken (42). I recently went to school and now have my estheticians license,...

Donna in Ky

Updated 6 months ago

Opening a salon in a assisted living facility - 29 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...

Lauren in Cleveland, Ohio

Updated 7 months ago

is hairstyling a good career - 4 Replies

whats it like being a hair stylist and is it a good career

kanmi in Fort Worth, Texas

Transferring license from Texas to NYC?

I'm hoping to move to NYC and i've looked at their website and read all the requirements. I wish I had a way of contacting them though I can't seem...

Joanna268 in London, Ontario

Can you become famous ??

Can you become a celebrity or famous from doing hair?

Jojo1234 in London, Ontario

Whats the difference

I want to be a costmeologist. Someone who works with skin, hair and nails and makeup. There is a cosmetology program in toronto but there is also a...

stuhilton48@aol.com in Cape Town, South Africa

Updated 8 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?...

The New York Guy in boston, Massachusetts

Updated 8 months ago

apprentice salary/first year salary - 2 Replies

how much do you get paid on average as an apprentice at a higher end salon? What kind of salary will i be seeing my first year out of cosmo school...

APOHAIR in Hanoi, Vietnam

Updated 10 months 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...

kamy in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 10 months 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...

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...

Nerddd_ in Long Beach, California

Updated 10 months 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 11 months ago

Hairdresser apprenticeship question. - 16 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 12 months ago

how much do hairstylist get paid? - 1629 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 12 months ago

California Hair Stylist Certification - 37 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...

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