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Beauty Careers - A World of Beauty Awaits You!
Open the door to a world of beauty with a great cosmetology school education. You'll be prepared for a variety of career opportunities. This growing billion industry with 300,000 plus U.S. salons/spas needs more salon professionals than can be supplied. You can enjoy a rewarding career with increased earning potential and the ability to work flexible hours.
These skin care professionals work to improve the long-term health and beauty of skin. By knowing the latest in skin care products and spa techniques, estheticians remain at the forefront of a field of helping people change their lives for the better. As an esthetician, professionals perform:
- Hair Removal Techniques
- Paraffin Treatments
- Lymphatic Massage
- Spa Body Treatments
- Skin Analysis
- Makeup Application
- And More!
Professional Estheticians are seeing a growing demand for the skin and spa rejuvenating services they offer their clients. Many of these professionals work in day spas, salons, on cruise ships or at resorts, and even in conjunction with reconstructive surgeons.
While you may not initially enter the field of cosmetology, you may be interested in teaching others to be stylists and hairdressers. Many experienced cosmetologists enjoy the challenge, rewards and benefits of teaching future professionals. Instructors often receive health care, insurance and other benefits that a salon employee may not receive. There are cosmetology schools that offer Cosmetology Teacher Training programs within their curriculum which prepares licensed cosmetologists to:
- Develop Lesson Plans
- Learn To Lead A Classroom Of Students
- Instruct Students And Identify Strengths/Weaknesses In Their Students
- Prepare Future Cosmetologists For Beauty Careers
Becoming an instructor is a rewarding position which allows you to help future professionals such as yourself learn more about the beauty industry and help students identify their strengths in cosmetology to prepare them for a successful career.
Cosmetology School Education Director
Many of the larger cosmetology schools have positions which are responsible for the entire instructional program. These are choice positions combining creativity, knowledge of the industry and managerial skills. Education Directors play an integral part in the beauty school as they ensure students:
- Gain The Most Current Information About The Beauty Industry
- Learn The Latest Trends
- Guide The Instructors And The School As A Whole
A Cosmetology School Education Director must manage and operate the school in every aspect. From the business side of things to the educational and enrollment aspects, this position is responsible for several areas.
Beauty Product Representative
Many if not most beauty product companies prefer licensed cosmetologists for their positions, due to the level of professional assurance salon employees have in their cosmetologists. There are opportunities in:
- Product Development
- Working On Trend Releases
- Training And Demonstrating Products And Styles To Various Audiences
Beauty Product Representatives are at the forefront of the companies they work for —advertising the latest products and trends in the industry.