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DIY Natural Makeup Looks

DIY Natural Makeup Looks

The whole point of makeup is to enhance the natural features you were born with. But sometimes it can be a challenge to actually create that natural “I was born this way” look everyone tries to replicate. So, how do you put together an au-naturelle look that doesn’t look so put together? Simple! You do-it-yourself! Check out our tips for...

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What to know before enrolling in a Cosmetology School

Deciding to pursue a career in cosmetology is a great first step to the future you’ve always dreamed of. But to make getting to that future a little easier, it’s a good, no – great idea, to do your research and be prepared for what lies ahead. To help you hit the ground running, we’ve rounded up the things you...

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Benefits of Becoming a Barber

There are some careers that just never seem to go out of style. And one of the oldest careers out there, is one that is actually all about creating style – barbering. Yes, the barber profession has been with us for thousands of years. If you’re curious about why one of the world’s oldest professions has remained so popular through...

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What do I need to know to become a professional hair stylist?

There are some careers that just put feel-good power in your own two hands. You know, that feeling you get from making someone feel good because they look good. And the reason they look good, is that rocking new hairstyle you are personally responsible for creating. Yes, a great hair stylist is part superhero, part artist, and a lot of...

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On the Go! Quick and Easy Hair Hacks

If you’re one of the people whose daily grind is jam-packed with just a little too many to-dos, finding a few extra minutes in the day can feel like finding buried treasure. When one of those to-dos involves too much time taming your tangled mane in the mirror, having a few quick and easy hair hacks might be the reason...

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top beard maintenance tips for a healthy beard

Top Beard Maintenance Tips for a Healthy Beard

It’s safe to say that beards are not just in, but they’re here to stay and come in all shapes and sizes. Down to your belly beards, a carefully pruned goatee, that timeless five o’clock shadow, the beardstache (yep! That’s a real thing), and the list goes on. There are a ton of options when it comes to choosing a...

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career choices for hairdressing and cosmetology

Career Choices for Hairdressing and Cosmetology

It’s safe to say, choosing a career path is never an easy decision. But a good place to start is by asking yourself, what do I love doing? Or maybe, what will make me jump out of bed in the morning vs hitting the snooze button 5 or more times every day. If adding beauty to the lives of people...

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barbering or cosmetology what's the difference

Barbering or Cosmetology – What is the Difference?

In a world filled with all kinds of people, it’s not surprising that it’s also filled with all kinds of hair! And the folks who manage all that hair, typically fall into one of two categories, a barber or a cosmetologist. But in the wonderful, wide world of beauty, what is the real difference between these two heroes of hairstyling?...

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Whats the difference between soft wax and hard wax

What’s the Difference Between Soft Wax and Hard Wax?

If you’ve ever experienced a bit of that old wax-on, hair-off smoothness for yourself, you probably get why it’s become such a popular service in the beauty industry. Because let’s face it unless we’re talking about the top of your head, most would agree that hair-free is care-free. But whether you’re contemplating how to greet the warm weather around the...

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The Art of Barbering and Tools of the Trade

The Art of Barbering and Tools of the Trade

Barbering is an artform and being a barber means you can inspire new trends and set the stage for the community. After all, today’s clients are not just looking for a quick trim and a shave. They want to leave the shop or salon with a style that shows off their unique personality and form a connection with the individual...

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