Long locks have long been a symbol of beauty and femininity in many cultures. Some women will pay big bucks to get this forever trendy look if they’re not naturally blessed with long, lustrous hair, which has made hair extensions a booming business! Women will pay from $300 up to $5,000 for a single hair [...]
If you want to start a new career in the beauty industry, there’s a lot riding on the California State Board of Cosmetology exam you’ll need for licensure after you graduate from cosmetology school or esthetician school. After you’ve worked hard in school and studied long hours for the exam, the last thing you’d want [...]
Makeup isn’t always glamorous! Special effects makeup can be used to simulate bleeding, bruising, wounds, and scarring that looks just like the real deal. Whether you’re doing special effects makeup for television, a theatrical production, or just a Halloween party, it’s important that you pay close attention to the details so it looks as realistic [...]
The beauty industry has recently experienced huge growth in the men’s sector! The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has also predicted that job opportunities for barbers and cosmetologist will grow 14% over the next decade. This means going to barber school and starting a new job as a licensed barber may be a lucrative career [...]
New changes are coming to the California Board of Cosmetology that will make it even easier for beauty industry professionals to apply for and renew their cosmetology licenses! The new BreEZe licensing system, which is scheduled to launch sometime in October, will allow cosmetology school graduates to now apply for their licenses and track the [...]
When you finally decide to follow your dreams and enroll in beauty school, you may have several schools in your area to choose from. While the schools and their programs may seem the same, in reality these schools will all be very different. Here are six things we think make Salon Success Academy really stand out from the other beauty schools in California.