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underwood1938 in Columbus, Georgia

Updated 15 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...

Desyra58 in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Confused on if I should continue to do hair?

I just recently graduated in November 2014 from Cosmetology school and got my license Feburary 2015 I started off at a very high end salon as a...

Violet123 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Other Options with Cosmetology License?

I have a young child and my husband has a job that requires monthly overnight travel and very long hours. We rely on his job for health insurance....

underwood1938 in Columbus, Georgia

Updated 16 months ago

Help! I'm a licensed cosmetologist and I have some questions - 1 Reply

I finished hair school 6/26/12 and I never took my state board I got a little "burnt out " durning school then life got busy .. I got married and had...

Sabrina Combs in Utica, Michigan

Is cosmetology school the right choice?

I just graduated high school, and I've always wanted to be a cosmetologist. Ever since I was 3 I've been braiding and cutting my barbies... in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 17 months ago

am i making the right decision about being a hairstylist? - 195 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...

Barber stylist in Sumrall, Mississippi

Updated 17 months ago

Can you work as a hairstylist with a barber license? - 8 Replies

Also can ou rent a booth in a salon after graduating from beauty schol?


Updated 17 months ago

New cosmetologist losing hope. HELP! - 2 Replies

I graduated cosmetology school back in September 2015. Near the end of school I started to lose hope and faith in myself. I didn't feel like I could...

Ambermer20 in Washington

New Stylist, want to quit

Long story short I'm new to this industry, and I'm very young. I'm at my second salon and finally have someone trying to help me. But I hate doing...


Updated 17 months ago

Steiner Training Academy and Working on a Cruise Ship - 59 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?...

Simon-Marie Salon in Dallas, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

New stylist. What should I expect a salon to do when they first hire me. - 1 Reply

I'm really nervous, I know all the basics but I'm so scared to take up a job offer if a salon just plans to throw me to the dogs. So what will...

lalahendricks12 in Durant, Oklahoma

Updated 17 months ago

Looking for US Based Salon Supply Hair Products - 1 Reply

Hello everyone, Myself martinlook staying in United States looking for US salon supply Hair products which are available in the market at...

Elizabeth_cole in Brooklyn, New York

New York City hair stylist wants to move to Paris

Hi I'm a hairdresser in NYC,I'm very interested in moving to Paris! I speak a little bit of French but not enough to have a really deep conversation....

Colleengill in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 18 months ago

Moving to France - 19 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...

Ashley in Easton, Maryland

Help!! Don't know where to go from here

I went to Paul Mitchell California when I was 20, long story short I finished school moved and had a baby...years later I finally took my boards and...

hopefulbeautygeek in Modesto, California

Updated 18 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...

Creationofanewdawn in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 18 months ago

California Hair Stylist Certification - 35 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...

kginz in Redford, Michigan

Help! I can't decide which cosmetology school to go to!

I just finished my freshman year at Northern Michigan University. Now I've decided I wanted to fulfill my lifelong dream of doing cosmetology....


Updated 18 months ago

Success in Cosmetology or Nursing? - 3 Replies

Nursing is for stability and cosmetology is for the love. I do both, but not quite at the RN and Hairstylist stage yet. I'm a Nursing Assistant at...

Sassys in Ansmosa, Iowa


I am looking to do hair part time any suggestions

Hair17 in Greenville, South Carolina

Working as a stylist

Hi, I've had my license for a couple of years now, and I worked at a salon in a different country for a year, which is the only experience I have...

Aurora in Lahaina, Hawaii

Updated 19 months ago

Just got let go from my apprenticeship at a salon. - 7 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...

TrinaM in Powder Springs, Georgia

Updated 21 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...


***Cosmetology Advice!?!?***

Hello to whom ever is reading this. I graduated cosmetology school in 2010. I Haven't received my license yet. I took the written exam a while ago...

Beauty Galoure in Miami, Florida

Updated 21 months ago

Am I at the wrong salon to build my business - 3 Replies

I have been working at an older salon for about a year. I started there right out of school. There's not a lot of walk ins actually there's not any....

sidney vallon in Tennessee

Updated 25 months ago

Should I go back to doing hair? - 2 Replies

I have a dilemma. I quit doing hair and am in college. I currently have 2 years left to finish, but I have to work while attending school to support...

Sakura Richards in Dallas, Texas

Updated 25 months ago

hair stylist sew ins and more - 2 Replies

I'm a hair stylist located in Dallas tx does anyone know how I can build clientele I do sew ins braids kids braids and more does anyone know where...


RECAP on starting at 50 in Scottsdale AZ

Hi All, I'm 50, thinking Toni&Guy for school in Scottsdale because the community college is 1.5 years and I figure the extra cost of T&G would equal...

wendy harper in rochester, New York

apprenticeship for hair

Where can i find an apprenticeship in rochester ny or new york state ... ?

in the same boat in Merrillville, Indiana

Updated 27 months ago

Cosmetology school question - 1 Reply

I've been interested in cosmetology school for years, but I didn't persue it. I went to a school that I found out was only internationally...

Steven Milit in Jamaica, New York

Updated 27 months ago

what are a good pair of shears - 29 Replies

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

Researcher in Toronto, Ontario

Cosmetology/hair/aesthetics programs in Canada

Did you do your training at a college in Canada? If so, this survey of graduates and students of career colleges might be for you: http://surveys.conf...

ByShawntaJohns in Glen Burnie, Maryland

Relocating to CA

Hello! I'm a licensed cosmetologist in MD and relocating to Pasadena, CA in December 2015 if not sooner. I'm looking for info on salons in or...

Dream27 in Concord, North Carolina

Job for Comotologist

Hi, I really want to get a job for cosmetologist in Concord NC. Can I get a job and do they training for me? I got the license 2014 even though I...

Gladis in Houston, Texas

need to buy a professional haircut machine for men

Hi, I would like to buy a professional haircut machine for men, I would like to have some good recommendation and/or advice to buy one.

Am0618 in New York

Returning to cosmetology school?

I attended school about 4 years ago and unfortunately had to stop going. I believe i got to about 800 hours in before I had to stop. I'm in nj and...

stephaniekoehl@*****.*** in Littleton, Colorado

Transferring "Hairstyling License" from Colorado to Texas

Hello! I received my "Hairstylist" in 2009 in colorado. my fiancé and i have to transfer to texas. I have taken multiple extension, color, and...

Michael in Warren, Ohio

Barber or cosmetology school?

Where I live, I have the option of either going to a cosmetology school or possibly a barber school, and I can't seem to figure out which would be...

Posh Salon Studios in Columbia, Maryland

Available: For Rent | Own your hairstyling, make-up or esthetician business!!

Nestled just off of I-95 between the Baltimore and DC beltways, Posh Salon Studios is Columbia's first Salon Studio complex ever. And we are ready...

For Rent: Posh Salon Studios in Columbia, Maryland

Looking to REnt a studio space all your own? No more Booth rent, no more commission, Advertise for yourself and Keep your money! Posh Salon Studios in Columbia, MD is now open! Call toll free today and view our brand new lavish studios! 866-695-POS...

TheBoardroom in southlake, Texas

Updated 29 months ago

How do I become aoart of an upscale salon? - 1 Reply

I have been a hairstylist for over a year now. I have worked at a few salons already in my career and I am wanting to go to an upscale salon I just...

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...

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...

Scissor Slinger in Santa Monica, California

Updated 31 months ago

Anyone Agree that Beauty schools are out their GOD-DDDam minds?? - 12 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...

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 [] 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 33 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 34 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...

Mikhan in Falls Church, Virginia

Updated 34 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 34 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,...

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