Skin Care Basics for Young Adults

Teenage skin is, by nature, prone to a number of serious issues such as excessive oil, blackheads, and acne. As you deal with these issues, you should be able to discover the type of skin-care to use. After all, you need to understand your skin type for you to take good care of it. At Summit Salon Academy a Portland …

Ten Tips for Keeping Your Look Fresh Between Colors

Ten Tips for Keeping Your Look Fresh Between Colors If there’s one thing you can’t help but love, it’s the feeling you get with a great salon color. It just makes you feel so good! Those luscious locks just seem to fall into place, and the shade is always just perfect. Now if only you could make it last! We …

Styling in the Hair School

Careers in Cosmetology

Careers in Cosmetology Since ancient times, beauty rituals have been a human obsession– from makeup and cosmetics to beauty treatments, women in particular have long relied on cosmetics to boost confidence and enhance beauty. As long as there are people, there will be a beauty industry, and it’s an industry that continues to grow– in the U.S. alone, women have …

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Why do people choose cosmetology for a career?

Why do people choose cosmetology for a career? Mаnу реорlе hаvе a раѕѕіоn аnd lоvе fоr аll thіngѕ tо dо wіth hаіr аnd bеаutу, аnd bесоmіng a hаіrstylist іѕ оftеn a реrfесt fіt fоr thаt реrѕоn. Bеіng a stylist hаѕ mаnу bеnеfіtѕ some of which will be covered here, If they are up your ally make sure to ask a …

Professional Grade Makeup Vs. Department and Drugstore Makeup

Professional Grade Makeup Vs. Department and Drugstore Makeup In the world of professional makeup, there is a crucial difference between professional-grade makeup and the makeup you might buy in a department store or a drugstore. One of the biggest misconceptions we hear from people who inquire about attending our cosmetology program is that the focus of the program lies in …