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Avalon School of Cosmetology offers locations in Arizona, Utah and California. Learn what Flexibility means to Avalon

Everything you Need to Know About How to Transfer to Avalon School of Cosmetology

With the news that Marinello Beauty Schools is shutting down all 56 locations, the big question on the minds of 4,300 displaced students is, “What do I do now?”
Avalon School of Cosmetology is prepared to accommodate and assist Marinello students in any way we can.

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Avalon School of Cosmetology offers locations in Arizona, Utah and California. Learn what Flexibility means to Avalon

What is “Flexible Scheduling”?

  Flexible scheduling for many prospective students can be the deciding factor when it comes to choosing a cosmetology program. The phrase “flexible scheduling” seems to be attached to every secondary education offer around. But, what does it really mean? “Flexible Scheduling” refers to the option for students to attend as full-time or part-time pupils. […]

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Avalon School of Cosmetology offers locations in Arizona, Utah and California. Learn how to fight winter skin irritation in a few easy steps.

Do You Have Winter Skin Irritation? Learn How to Fix It.

Skin irritation due to winter weather is never any fun, but it can also be really frustrating to try and eliminate. Colder weather means less moisture in the air which can really negatively affect your skin and hair. The extra dryness in the air causes your skin to become more dehydrated than it would normally […]

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The Real Difference Between Cosmetology and Esthetics

“What’s the difference between a cosmetologist and an esthetician?” That question is to the beauty industry what the “chicken before the egg” conundrum is to the scientific community. Fortunately for us, the answer to this question is actually way more simple (at least we think it is). Semantics Cosmetology is defined as: “The application of […]

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Avalon School of Cosmetology offers locations in Arizona, Utah and California. What's the real reason that stylists wear black?

Industry Fun Facts: Why Do Stylists Wear Black?

All salons are different right? But it seems that they all have the same dress code. Why isn’t a huge mystery or club secret – as far as you know – but this industry-wide “blackout” if you will is actually a fun part of the culture that ties all of us together. What’s the REAL […]

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Avalon School of Cosmetology offers locations in Arizona, Utah and California. Are You Ready for a Career Change?

Are You Ready for a New Career?

There are only a handful of days left in the year. Are you going to kick off 2016 with doubts and hesitations? Maybe you’ve been considering changing paths but aren’t sure if it’s the right decision. A career in the beauty industry is rewarding and stable. If you’re unsure about whether or not a change […]

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Avalon School of Cosmetology provides comprehensive beauty education.

3 Tips to Banish Bad Hair Days

We have all had them, bad hair days are inescapable. But, depending on the kind of hair you have your bad hair day could go from uncomfortable to catastrophe real quick.   Here is a breakdown of some common bad hair day issues, and advice on how to whip your locks into tip-top shape no […]

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Do You Have A Beauty School Checklist?

Making decisions about your future is important. Make sure that you’re doing it right. Your success as a cosmetology student is directly related to the satisfaction that you get from participating in the program. Use this guide to build your own “Beauty School Checklist” so that you are sure to find the school that is […]

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Why Beauty School is Great for Moms

  You may not know this, but beauty school is actually a fantastic option for single mothers looking to change or revamp their career path. Not only are there many grants made specifically for single mothers, but there are also a number of other cosmetology scholarships available to supplement existing grants. Learn more about these […]

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The Best High School Classes to Take Before Cosmetology School

For some, the question about what they want to do with their life doesn’t require a second thought.  If you’re in high school and your dream is to be a cosmetologist (or you know someone who does) check out these helpful classes to take before you graduate high school that will prepare you for success […]

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