1. A woman sunbathes on the dock of a lake. Photo by Shifaaz shamoon on Unsplash.

    How to Become A Certified Spray Tan Artist

    Summer is just around the corner, and in the hot and muggy area of Pittsburgh, that means one thing: it’s time to show some skin! But after a long and cold winter, not everyone may be rejoicing to reveal their not-so-sun-kissed complexion. It’s around this time of year that makeup artists should…Read More

  2. Assorted makeup brushes stand upright in a dark brass container. Photo by Raphael Lovaski on Unsplash.

    How To Become A Cosmetology Instructor

    When you’re passionate about beauty and makeup, it’s hard to stop yourself from delving into all of the latest trends and techniques. While it’s certainly enjoyable to pass a few hours telling your friends about all the aesthetic abilities you’ve been studying, have you ever truly thought ab…Read More

  3. Should You Take An Eyelash Extension Class?

    In recent years, eyelash extensions have become one of the most popular innovations to emerge from the minds of the ever-changing beauty industry. To keep up with the pace of new trends and to remain professionally competitive, cosmetologists must keep themselves educated on the latest practices and…Read More

  4. A close up of a wide variety of eye shadow palettes. Photo by Siora Photography on Unsplash.

    How to Set Up An At-Home Cosmetology Salon

    If you’re a licensed cosmetologist currently barred from operating a corporate salon, the COVID-19 Coronavirus is undoubtedly a major blow to your business, not to mention an upheaval of your day-to-day schedule.  Even with the panic surrounding the spread of the virus, life must go on and busine…Read More

  5. What Does It Mean To Have A MUD Make-Up Level I Certification?

    Like any cosmetology career, becoming a make-up artist often requires formal education. Although licensing requirements can vary from state to state, it is a good idea to take classes at an accredited cosmetology school, to gain experience and boost your resume. Not to mention, you will learn techni…Read More

  6. What Do You Do In Cosmetology School?

    A career in cosmetology offers you the opportunity to combine your natural skills, creativity, and financial success. While this is an ideal career for a lot of people, it also requires a large time and financial commitment to get started. Every state has licensing requirements for cosmetologists, a…Read More

  7. Tips For Choosing The Best Beauty School

    Choosing the right beauty school to jumpstart your career is an important decision. The school that you attend is a crucial factor for your future career. Prospective employers will look for thorough education and hands-on experience from a beauty school with a good reputation.  At South Hills &…Read More

  8. How To Become A Successful Esthetician

    If you have a passion for skin care, beauty, and helping people feel confident, then a career as an esthetician might be right for you. For those interested in esthetics, there are several career opportunities available. You could work at a spa or salon or even work from your own home. If you’re l…Read More

  9. Is Nail Technician School Right For You?

    Cosmetology, and nail technician school specifically, appeals to a certain kind of person. A career in manicure and nail design often appeals to those who have an artistic streak, need a creative outlet at work, and ultimately love to help people. When working in this field, your next client may be …Read More

  10. Invest in Your Career with Cosmetology School

      For most careers, education is invaluable. Taking classes may be necessary to start out in a new field or to advance in your current field. The same is true for the cosmetology industry. For hairstylists, makeup artists, and estheticians alike a comprehensive education is imperative for career su…Read More