10 Cosmetology Facts You Don’t Know

Most think that cosmetology is just about hair and makeup, but it goes well beyond those! Cosmetology is a huge industry that can lead to many different types of cosmetology careers. Salon owners, makeup artists, work in film, freelance, behind the chair, hair removal, editorial, TV, beauty blogger/vlogger and MORE!

With the skills you will learn from the Aveda Institute’s award-winning cosmetology program, you'll be prepared to reach your full potential. From planning your career path to designing your life choices.

  1. Cosmetologists are artists.
    Get ready to express your creativity with an award-winning cosmetology education from the Aveda Institutes.
  2. You never stop learning.
    The art of Cosmetology is changing everyday. From advanced techniques to innovate products, you will have endless opportunities for growth as a cosmetologist.
  3. Keep up with the trends.
    Cosmetologists must stay on top of the latest trends in hair, makeup, skin care, nails, and fashion to best serve their clients.
  4. Cosmetologists often work outside of the typical beauty world.
    You can also work in a medical office, hospital, a funeral home, and more!
  5. You can finish the cosmetology program in a portion of the time it takes for other careers.
  6. Cosmetology is about connecting.
    Connecting with clients is a very rewarding and integral part of being a Cosmetologist.
  7. Cosmetology is a great career for those who want to be their own boss.
    More than 30% of all salon industry professionals are self-employed. (according to US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
  8. Cosmetology is portable.
    Your skills can translate to employment wherever you are. Many states offer license reciprocity, meaning you may not need to take a separate licensure exam or attend any further education.
  9. Some Cosmetologists go on to develop their own lines of skincare and haircare products, as well as makeup lines.
  10. You get to learn about the science behind hair, skin care, and nails.

Contact a representative at Aveda Institute today to learn how to kick start your future in the beauty industry.

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