What’s New? Starting in May 2020 a cosmetology license in Texas can now be earned with just 1000 hours of training. Prior to this, those that wanted to earn a cosmetology license had to complete 1500 hours of training. This represents a significant saving in time and lowers a student’s cost of attendance! Some questions
What makes a cosmetology school in Austin, or anywhere else in the world, a great place to advance your artistic and professional abilities? In order to uncover just that, MODERN SALON Media joined forces with the American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) to create an annual Excellence in Education campaign. The goal is to create and
The days of the Gen X-ers are gone. Enter the Millenials; we’re independent thinkers and always set the tone for the newest and coolest trends in all things beauty and fashion. This summer, it’s not enough to have the hottest tickets in town to the summer’s best music festivals, but we gotta’ look the part.
Makeup is supposed to highlight your natural features. Even without invasive surgery, you can use makeup techniques such as contouring or airbrushing to look like a Hollywood celebrity. But if you’re doing your own makeup at home while preparing for work, you don’t want your method of application to make you look years older. Again,
One of the most common scenarios in a beauty salon is a woman coming in with a picture of a Hollywood celebrity, asking the stylist to copy a hairstyle. Since the time of Princess Diana, women from all parts of the world have been taking their hairstyle cues from popular personalities, music artists and celebrities.
The year 2014 may be halfway over, but it does not mean that you cannot catch up on the hottest beauty trends anymore. In fact, more trends are being introduced as different seasons arrive. For 2014’s summer-spring fashion season, for example which trends in hair and makeup should you try out? Whether you’re preparing for
In the fashion industry, it’s the models and the designers who typically get a bigger share of the limelight. The people behind the scenes – the production staff, makeup artists and other personnel putting together fashion events do not really get that much recognition. It’s even more so when it comes to the makeup artists.
Every aspiring stylist or makeup artist needs to enroll in a hair and makeup school. Unfortunately, not all beauty colleges are created equal. Potential students need to weed out the good schools from the bad in order to ensure that they get a high quality education. Importance of Hair and Makeup Schools People who style