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advantages and disadvantages of oily skin

7 Advantages & Disadvantages of Oily Skin

If you are one of the millions who struggle with oily skin, you probably want to know how to eliminate the oil that can cause annoying skin conditions such as acne. However, there are some amazing advantages of oily skin that make up for the disadvantages and will give you healthier skin in the long run. Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of oily skin as well as how to give your skin the proper care and love it deserves.

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Why Students Come to Learn at Avalon

Feel at home at the Avalon School of Cosmetology.  Students like Jessica know that our school is a great place to learn and grow. We help all of our students reach their creative potential as well as provide them with the design technics needed to get them excellent careers. To learn more about our school […]

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Utilizing The #MyAvalon Hashtag

Instagram users share more than 70 million photos and videos each day, so why not take advantage to use it as a way to show your work? When you are already in an innovative and visual industry, showcasing your work–especially free–is an absolute necessity to help your business and brand grow. Instagram is particularly helpful […]

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What is an Esthetician?

Thinking about a career in the beauty industry? You certainly should be! One of the fastest growing industries in the world, there’s nothing quite like the career choices here. Among this unique group of professionals are estheticians. Understanding the Job Estheticians are sometimes called skin care therapists, and for good reasons. They’re trained to work […]

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Visit to Park Avenue Blow Dry And Beauty Bar To See Graduates

Avalon School of Cosmetology recently visited Park Avenue Blow Dry Beauty Bar in Phoenix, Arizona.  There they met with owner, Holli Christensen.  She showed them around her salon and she talked about why she likes to hire Avalon graduates. Avalon also interviewed recent graduates Lino Martinez & Dallas Paterson.  They talked about what they learned […]

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Getting a Cosmetology License

The world of cosmetology is an exciting one, but if you’re ready to open your own shop or even work in another one, a cosmetology license is an absolute must. What’s required to get started? This brief overview can help. Begin With a Great Education While the requirements to obtain your cosmetology license vary from […]

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5 Hair Care Mistakes We’ve All Made

Taking care of your hair is essential for not only looking great, but avoiding damage to your locks. The reality of hair care, however, often means that we fall short on upkeep and the best ways to care for our hair. Everything from allowing hair to become severely damaged to getting stuck in the same […]

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The Truth About Straightening Your Hair

Keeping your hair looking and great and healthy can be a big challenge. Making your hair look great and ensuring that it’s healthy don’t have to be opposing goals. One way in which hair is damaged is through straightening. Any hair care tools that involve heat can lead to damage to your hair. Blow dryers […]

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Best Tips for Growing Out Your Hair

When you’ve decided that you need a change in hairstyles and are ready to grow your hair out from a short length, there can often be some awkward stages in the process. Growing hair can involve some less than flattering stages to content with. To help avoid some of these awkward moments in the growth […]

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Passing the State Board of Esthetics Exam

Upon completion of all of your cosmetology school hours, you will need to pass the state board of esthetics exam to begin practicing in your state. This exam will likely vary depending on your state, but you can still do some basic things to prepare. Above all, make sure you are up to date on […]

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