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Category: Career Dreams

Student Blog: The Beacon Experience

THE BEACON EXPERIENCE By: Becca Thompson, Cosmetology Student a Aveda Institute Chapel Hill As an Aveda Institute student, there are many opportunities to explore with your cosmetology or esthetics education. One of my favorite experiences is the Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beacon, an elite program that provides “top beauty industry students with a unique opportunity…

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Fall In Love With Your Future – 5 Steps for Planning Your Career in Beauty

You’ve been dreaming of a career in beauty – you know it’s your passion and that you deserve a bright future. But between education planning, licensing, paperwork, industry nuances, and financing, getting there can feel daunting. We’re breaking down five key steps to get you working towards your dreams. FIND YOUR “WHY” Self-reflection is a…

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Parenthood and Cosmetology School: A Balancing Act

Moms and dads do it all—from packing lunches to encouraging their kids to chase their dreams. Parenting can be pretty inspiring … but what if your own dreams have taken a backseat? Aveda graduates Rashea Gill, Dominique Finney, and Laura Tamez are here to tell you that your dream career is never out of reach….

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How to Shine in a Salon Interview

You’ve taken all the right steps by enrolling in an Aveda Institute, practicing behind the chair, making valuable connections, and building a knowledge base. Now what? You’re ready for the big leagues! The hiring process for top salons can be daunting, and we know the question every Aveda student ponders: how do you shine in…

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A Career You Dream About

Do you wake up dreaming about a creative career that combines technical skills with a passion for helping others? Welcome to a day in the life of Dottie Greene. We got Dottie to spill the herbal tea on the life of an Aveda Institute student and trust us—it’s piping hot. Read on to find out…

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What is an Esthetician?

What is an esthetician? What does it involve? What are the career paths? If these are the type of questions that pop in your head, keep reading to discover if a career in esthetics at Douglas J Aveda Institute might just be what you’re looking for! What is an esthetician? An esthetician is a skincare…

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Now is the Best Time to Start Beauty School

Have you ever considered entering the exciting world of the beauty industry? It may not seem like it, but right now is the perfect time to start! With so many people facing uncertainties with unemployment, there is no better time to start on a path to a new career. The best part, you can complete…

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Career Dreams Series: Esthiology & Massage Therapy

The beauty and wellness industries are filled with exciting career opportunities. We started our Career Dreams Series to share them with you! From TV/ film to working with professional athletes, we bet there’s a career on this list that you’d enjoy.

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Featured Blogs: Career Dreams Series

Jan 06 2019

Updated January 2019!! The beauty and wellness industries can offer a variety of career opportunities to those who work hard, are passionate and are ready to put their heart into everything they do. Here you can find a short list and description of many of the Career Dream blogs that we have featured on our…

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Career Dreams: Film and Theater Hair Specialist

Nov 28 2018

Do you love when movies and plays are able to pull you into the world? That’s the magic that comes from the work behind the scenes. Find out how you can get involved in the entertainment industry by becoming a film and theater hair specialist!

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