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cosmetology-license

Cosmetology is a broad category including services that target the hair, skin, and nails. Cosmetologists help clients have confidence in the way they look by providing professional beauty services. The barbering, hairstyling, and cosmetology field is projected to have a 19% growth rate between 2020 and 2030. So if you have any interest in pursuing…(Read More)

cosmetology-career

Do you value flexibility, creativity, variety, a competitive salary, and career advancement opportunities in your career? If you answered yes to any of those options, a career in cosmetology might be a perfect fit. Keep reading to learn more about what it looks like to have a career in cosmetology and the benefits you’ll…(Read More)

hair-extension

Whether your hairdresser trimmed your hair a little too short or you want to try a fun updo for the holidays, hair extensions can give you the extra length you need for as long as you need it. Keep reading to learn more about hair extensions, their benefits, and how to apply them to your…(Read More)

how-to-find-cosmetology-school

Cosmetology is the study and practice of administering various beauty treatments. Cosmetologists are tasked with helping clients look and feel their best through services such as hair styling, nail art, and facial treatments. Want to know if attending a cosmetology school is the next step in your career? If you value creativity, job flexibility, and…(Read More)

spring-hairstyles

There’s something about a new haircut or hairstyle that makes you feel like a million bucks. Whether you need a trim to keep your ends healthy or want a dramatic new look, take the time to determine which look will best complement your features and personal style. If you’re struggling to settle on…(Read More)

cosmetologist-resume

A resume can stand in the way of landing your dream cosmetologist job. You might have the right skills, but if your resume can’t showcase that, chances are you won’t get the job. That’s why having a good resume is important in the cosmetology industry: you need to properly show employers that…(Read More)

makeup-collection

Whether you’re going for a glam look or a natural, dewy look, the right beauty products make all the difference. Building the perfect makeup collection might seem overwhelming, but knowing the basic products you need can help get you started. From primer to highlighter, each makeup product adds a special touch to any makeup…(Read More)

no-makeup-look

Trend Alert! Natural-Looking Makeup is Still In You’ve noticed the 90s fashion revival become a Y2K rebirth, haven’t you? A-list celebrities and Tik Tok influencers alike are sporting skater pants, oversized sneakers, crop tops, and lots of accessories. Think hoop earrings, layered necklaces, chains, tiny purses and sunglasses, and even bandanas…(Read More)

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Finding the right makeup foundation is an important first step to creating a beautiful face. Foundation is the base for the rest of your makeup. Foundation can bring confidence by evening out skin color, minimizing pores, and giving the appearance of a fresh, flawless face. Your True Makeup Color Match The first thing you need…(Read More)

Perfect-Makeup-Look-Tutorial

Face it, you can become your own glam squad of one with these ten easy steps! A Perfect Makeup look tutorial. READY Whether you are a true makeup newbie, or just need to brush up on your makeup techniques, here’s your beauty school how-to guide for the perfect makeup look. We go from…(Read More)

Cosmo-Grad-Angela-Artile

Meet Angela Artiles! – Cosmetology Graduate at Florida Academy. After going to college for two years, she realized she wasn’t pursuing her true passion and what she truly loved to do. Since then, she attended Florida Academy and graduated from the Cosmetology program in 2019. Through FA’s cosmetology program, students receive hands-on training…(Read More)

CosmetologyAlumniSpotlight - FloridaAcademy

Kristen Edman is a Florida Academy alumni. She graduated from the Cosmetology program in 2018. At Florida Academy, you will be able to complete the program in 10 months through day or evening classes! As a student in our cosmetology program, you will learn from Southwest Florida’s top beauty professionals who bring years of…(Read More)

Holiday-Makeup-Trends2019

Ah, the winter holiday season! Now is the time to start thinking about which beauty trends for the holiday season that will make you your most glamorous. With all of those parties and gatherings, you may even want to try a different special look for each one you attend. This year’s top holiday makeup…(Read More)

how-to-apply-eye-makeup

Before you even think about applying your eye make-up, you need to gather your tools of the trade: an assortment of brushes, primer, concealer, shadows, mascara, eyebrow gel and eyeliners. With tools assembled and a few techniques, you should be able to give yourself the look you desire. There’s still one more thing…(Read More)

Natural Makeup Tips by Florida Academy

Having a fresh, glowing appearance is a plus of a natural make-up look – one that really makes you look as if you’re wearing no make-up. If youth is not necessarily on your side, you can enhance your appearance and give yourself a natural finish. It takes a little effort until you get…(Read More)

Hair Treatment

Is your hair looking a little dry or damaged? While professional salon hair treatments are extremely nourishing and rejuvenating for hair of all types, they can be expensive to receive often. Fortunately, you can create your own DIY hair masks using healthy ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. Here are the top five…(Read More)

People have been using face masks as part of their skin care regimen for millennia. Cleopatra was said to have used clay, dead sea mud and egg whites as facial masks in ancient Egypt, and other cultures followed with natural facial and skin care practices. Regardless of the ingredients used, all recognized the importance of…(Read More)

build-your-clientele

Congrats! You’ve passed your state cosmetology boards and have landed a position as a stylist in a salon. You’ve set up your station, but the only one sitting in your chair is you. How do you build up your clientele and get them in your chair? Get social Of course, talking about what…(Read More)

in-demand-beauty-skills

At Florida Academy, we offer a beauty program that provides a curriculum rich in the most in-demand trends and skills in the beauty industry. Our beauty school trains students in the latest trends in haircutting, coloring and styling. Our goal is for every student to master hair texture concepts that will leave each of…(Read More)

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Cosmetology covers a vast array of specialties which is why it is such an in-demand career field. Depending on the state and program you choose, your cosmetology training may include instruction in hair cutting, shampooing and conditioning treatments, hair restoration, coloring, permanents and styling. Training also includes nail care and design, skin care to…(Read More)

Coloring your hair is a great way to achieve a vibrant and beautiful color, or even experiment with something new. However, it’s a well-known fact that color treatment doesn’t come without consequences. It can leave your hair dry, brittle and damaged. This is because color treatment can actually change the inner structure…(Read More)

Halloween is upon us, which means it’s time to decide who you’ll be dressing up as. The zombie is a popular choice for many, so we’re here to take your zombie look from scary to absolutely terrifying! We’ve broken out the steps for you, so all you have to do is…(Read More)

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