Traits of a Great Stylist

Great stylists share common traits that make clients keep coming back. What are those common traits that all great stylists have? Take a look below! The cosmetology program at Aveda Institute can help you learn these traits and MORE!

Communication Skills

To make sure that you achieve the look that your client wants, constant communication is key. Listen more. It’s the only way to understand your client’s needs. Gain your client’s trust. Project a sense of professionalism and confidence. At the same time, build rapport to make them feel comfortable.


Great stylists understand that continuous learning is the key to succeed in the industry. Learn from others. Look at the best practices of your boss, co-workers, or favorite instructor and ask them directly for tips and guidance.

Technical Ability

Great stylists work hard everyday to master their craft. They take the time to know the ins and outs of many techniques. They keep themselves updated with the latest trends and innovations in the beauty industry.

Learning New Tricks

Stay current with new trends and techniques in the beauty industry. Commit time for education and training.


Beautifying people is art. It requires a lot of creativity. It isn’t something you rush. Good stylists take their time to make their clients look and feel good.

Aveda Institute will help you learn how to unleash your creativity as well as teach you the traits to become the best stylist you can be. Contact a representative at Aveda Institute today to learn how to kick start your future in the beauty industry.

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