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Is a Career in Beauty Your New Year’s Resolution?

Is a career in beauty your New Year’s resolution? For many of us, pondering the year in our rear-view mirror and the one up ahead, brings up the question of what’s next? And if what’s next has you thinking about exploring a career in the world of beauty, why not make your New Year’s resolution taking the next step? If you’re still on the fence about a beauty career, here are some great reasons for making this the year you start doing what you love for a living!

The future looks bright and jobs look plentiful

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, beauty industry careers are expected to grow by at least 8% by 2028 (faster than average), adding 63,900 jobs annually. Yes, please.

Launch your career faster and more affordably than most

If a fast track to earning is appealing, consider that most beauty school programs can be completed in less than 2 years! They are typically less costly than a traditional 4-year university.

More flexibility

Whether you’re a night owl or an early riser, the beautiful thing about the beauty industry is the flexibility. Sure, some beauty professionals have crazy schedules. But in general, you can choose the schedule that suits your lifestyle!

You get to explore your inner artist

When it comes to expressing yourself creatively, the beauty industry offers many options! P.S. Getting paid to unleash your inner artist is a pretty sweet deal.

The power of transformation

 Yeah, you’ll have it. And it feels great! Let’s face it, being able to make people look and feel good doesn’t just feel great, it feels amazing! What better way to earn a living?

It’s the perfect time to make a brand-new start that can lead in a new career direction. Do your future self a favor and make 2020 the year you turn your passion for beauty and style into a rewarding career. If you’d like to learn more about a beauty career, check out the programs at Continental School of Beauty. With 3 locations across upstate New York, Continental is helping students launch careers in cosmetology, barbering, esthetics and nail artistry. Contact us today for more information or stop by our campus to speak with an admissions representative. The perfect time to start your future is now!

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