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Cosmetology, Barber & Beauty School Articles

Following are articles and blogs about cosmetology, barber and beauty schools, beauty industry issues, fashion trends and how to get the most from your cosmetology education. Please visit this page regularly to get the latest news and options from beauty industry and education experts.

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Where Do Beauty School Graduates Work?

Allen Ury

If you're currently attending beauty school or cosmetology school -- or even if you're thinking about getting career training at a beauty or cosmetology school -- you're probably asking yourself, "What next? What kind of a job can I get after I graduate?" The good news is, there are many places where people trained in the art and science of cosmetology can find jobs. Some of these places are obvious. Others may come as a surprise to you. Read More

How to Choose the Best Cosmetology School

Allen Ury

Students thinking about training for a career as a hairstylist, barber, makeup artist or esthetician (skin care specialist) often ask, "What beauty school is the best?" The answer to that question is simple: "It depends on what you mean by, 'best'." For some people, "best" means a school with a high placement rate, one that has a long record of getting its graduates into the kind of jobs they've trained for. For others, "best" means a school that is close to home with a class schedule that minimizes their commuting time. Read More