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How to Succeed as a Massage Therapist: 6 Inspiring Tips from Licensed Massage Therapists

Want to know how to succeed as a massage therapist? It starts by enrolling in massage therapy school, earning a solid education and gaining hands-on experience, but it doesn’t stop there. We talked to several Avenue Five Institute graduates who now work full time as massage therapists to discuss their careers and how their education

What Does a Medical Esthetician Do?

Medical estheticians are state-licensed skin care specialists. They work in healthcare facilities, spas, resorts, fitness clubs, and salons providing skin care treatments along with makeup tips to help individuals improve their confidence. They may also work with patients trying to cover up skin issues caused by injury, illness, or surgery. As an esthetician, you have

Famous Barbers in History: An Inspirational Look

Barbering is a long-standing profession with rich historical roots. From the middle ages to today, there are many famous barbers in history worth tipping our hats to. Famous Barbers like A.B. Moler and Edmond Roffler helped create curriculum and styling techniques still used today. Then, there’s Mathew Andis who invented a compact electric clipper unlike

Free Beauty & Spa Services for Cancer Patients & Survivors in October

October is Cancer Awareness Month and we are celebrating with a special surprise… our small way of honoring cancer patients and survivors! It is with a genuine spirit of love and caring that Avenue Five students strives to exceed all previous levels of giving each year. For the entire month of October, Avenue Five Institute

Massage Therapy School: 5 Things You Should Expect to Learn

Are you wondering what you can expect to learn by enrolling in a massage therapy school in Austin? The answer to that question varies based upon where you enroll, how long courses are, and what it intends to offer. No two schools offer the same exact curriculum or field of experience. Therefore, it’s up to

Men’s Grooming Industry: 4 Facts About the Growing Popularity of Barbershops

Word in the barbershop… the men’s grooming industry is blowing up, gaining more popularity with each passing day. While many store-front businesses continue to see a decline in regular patrons, the opposite is true for barbershops. In fact, men’s grooming is hitting all time-highs. According to forbes.com, the industry is positioned to reach $26 billion

What Benefits Can You Expect from a Sports Massage in Austin?

Avenue Five Institute offers an enjoyable and beneficial Sports Massage in Austin, Texas. But, what kind of benefits can you really expect from a sports massage? A common misconception about sports massage is that you need an injury of some sort to benefit from it but that’s not true. Sports massage therapists recommend all athletes and

How Many Product Lines Do You Work With At Esthetician School?

At Avenue Five Institute, our Esthetician school program is specially designed to offer extensive hands-on experience. As a student, it’s important to obtain relevant experience to excel in your field. Part of that experience comes from working on different people and skin types, while experimenting with various product lines. While other schools rely on one line

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