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  • NAHA 2022 Participants Announced!

    • Cosmetology

    The North American Hairstyling Awards is the most prestigious professional beauty competition in North America, and honors the salon industry’s top artists – who push the boundaries of skill and creativity. This year there will be 14 categories of excellence, of which we will be...

  • $2,500 Minerva Beauty Scholarship

    Minerva Beauty is proud to assist up-and-coming stylists with $2,500 beauty school scholarships to help cover tuition, fees and supplies. This year we partnered with Canvas ME to bring this opportunity to all of you! Anyone looking to enter a stable, rewarding field should consider...

  • Virtual Earth Jam Recap

    • Cosmetology

    On June 15th the Nurtur Aveda Institutes community came together ro celebrate the talents and hard work of our students through our Virtual Earth Jam show. Students from all five of our institutes created looks to compete to represent their institute for a Grand Prize of a $2,000...

  • Beauty Trends: Summer 2021

    Summer is underway, so get ready to show off what you got!  Sun-kissed faces, dewy skin, matte eyes, brushed-up brows, and graphic & colorful eyeliner are all the rage this summer in makeup. From bold eyeshadow colors to barely there makeup, it’s all trending! For hair? Ditch...

  • Balance Your Inner Beauty

    Inner beauty is more important than outer beauty because the way you feel inside will reflect on the outside as well.  In order to balance your inner beauty, you must get enough sleep, drink plenty of water, eat healthy, and pay attention to what you put on your face, body, and...

  • Hairstyles for a Natural Hair Transition

    Transitioning to your natural hair can be a lengthy process, but well worth it. The professionals at Aveda Institute are here for you.  While transitioning, make sure you are taking care of your scalp, using a deep conditioner, and take a break when possible with heat styling. Depending on...

  • NAHA 2021 Submissions Open!

    The North American Hairstyling Awards is the most prestigious professional beauty competition in North America, and honors the salon industry’s top artists – who push the boundaries of skill and creativity. This year there will be 14 categories of excellence, which we will be...

  • Types of Makeup Artists

    • Makeup

    Within the world of beauty and makeup, there are many different types of careers for makeup artists. The field of cosmetology is always growing and there will always be a demand for career opportunities as beauty professionals. If you have a passion for beauty, creativity, and helping others feel...

  • Manicure and Pedicure Health Benefits

    Getting a manicure and pedicure is not only relaxing, makes you feel better about your total appearance, but also has health benefits!  Hands are exposed to the elements and dirt more than any other place on your body. While your feet may be only exposed a few seasons a year, walking on...

  • How to Determine Your Skin Tone

    Warm, cool, or neutral? Do you know what your skin tone is? Picking the right makeup for your skin can be challenging if you do not know what your skin tone is. So how do you determine your skin tone? People with warm skin tones most likely tan easily and rarely burn. Another way to determine...

  • How to Care for Your Textured Hair

    Textured hair is beautiful and requires additional steps to care for. It can be tangled easily, and could become dry hair without the proper steps.  Use products that suit your hair after texturizing. Sleep with a silk scarf wrapped around your head.   It is...

  • Student Cosmetology Kit: What You Need

    • Cosmetology

    You have made the jump and decided to follow your passion! Students with an Aveda Institute cosmetology license are some of the most sought-after in the industry and are consistently above accreditor requirements upon graduation.  Now, what is needed for your student cosmetology kit?...

  • How to Become a Makeup Artist

    • Makeup

    Makeup artists are always in high demand. Being a makeup artist is the perfect way to be creative and express yourself. Each season brings new trends and techniques, so you have the ability to grow your skills year after year.  In order to become a makeup artist, you must practice, do your...

  • Beauty Trends: Spring 2021

    Spring 2021 is all about blooming into a fresh new you. Natural faces and pops of color are all the rage. If the past year has taught us anything, it’s that self-care is important and less is more. Aveda Institute is the perfect place to head to get those quarantine locks in shape and freshen...

  • Top Reasons to Become a Cosmetologist

    • Cosmetology

    While there are plenty of reasons to follow your dreams of becoming a cosmetologist, below are the top on many’s list. Be your own boss! More than 30% of all salon industry professionals are self-employed. (according to US Bureau of Labor Statistics) Create art everyday! Get ready to...

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