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Category: Beauty Tips

August 2, 2013

The Dos and Don’ts of Eyebrow Threading

Beauty Tips, Salon Services

It may seem like a simple technique but there are actually dos and don’ts of eyebrow threading that need to be followed carefully in order to create symmetry and aesthetic appeal. When performing eyebrow threading on a client, there are certain important things to keep in mind. Although eyebrow threading has been a part of…

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August 1, 2013

Tips for Maintaining Acrylic Nails

Beauty Tips, Nail Care Tips, Nail Technician, Nail Trends

Acrylic nails have been used for many years to enhance current nails or to create them where none exist. However, once you leave the salon, the work is not done. Acrylic nails require a bit of upkeep to keep them looking their best, but there is no reason these should be chores. Here are several…

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July 28, 2013

How to Choose the Best Hair Color for African American Women

Beauty Tips, Hair Care

If you’re looking for a way to add color to your hair, there are tons of hair color choices for African American women available. Trends over the years have given black women many different ways to express themselves through their hair, where previously they had only a handful of options. It’s important to remember that…

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July 21, 2013

Little Known Benefits of Cold Fusion Hair Extensions

Beauty Courses, Beauty Industry, Beauty Tips

Cold Fusion hair extensions are one of the hot new methods of attaching extensions.  Although only a few salons offer this service, it is bound to catch on.  The process used to attach these extensions is the opposite of hot fusion.  This method uses no heat to fuse extensions to natural hair. How Do Cold…

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July 12, 2013

Hair Care Tips for Pregnant Women

Beauty Tips, Hair Care

During all of the excitement and preparations of expecting a baby, hair care can become a neglected luxury. During pregnancy, a woman’s hair may go through some temporary, but drastic, changes. Helpful Hair Care Tips for Pregnant Women It is vital that expecting mothers understand what the changes to their bodies may involve, and discover…

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June 30, 2013

Top 5 Home Remedies for Dry Hair Ends

Beauty Tips, Hair Care

If you suffer from dry hair ends, then it can be helpful to know some home remedies for dry hair ends. Although, it is always recommended that you consult a professional for advice, such as a professional hair stylist or cosmetology student. There are still things you may be able to do to combat your…

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June 26, 2013

Hair Salon Etiquette

Beauty Tips, Salon Services

Many forget that it is important to follow hair salon etiquette rules. But rules are made to be obeyed and anyone who follows these tips will get good service. The stylist is going to be following your instructions. Therefore it is up to you to give the hairdresser some clear guidelines. A Look at Hair…

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June 12, 2013

Comparing Nail Polishes

Beauty Tips, Nail Care Tips

Throughout history make-up has signified beauty and stature within many social classes. As time has progressed so has the development of many of these beauty products and nail polish is certainly no exception. Although the benefits and drawbacks of the various kinds of nail polish have often been reserved to make-up professionals and those with…

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Aloe Vera and Skin Care

Beauty Tips, Skin Care Tips

Aloe vera is an attractive plant to have around your home, but this versatile plant can be an important part of your skin care regimen as well. Scrapes, rashes, and minor burns may all be treated with a little bit of aloe vera. People throughout the world use aloe vera for its healing properties. The…

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May 22, 2013

Top 5 African American Braided Hairstyles for Weddings

Beauty Tips, Hair Care, Hair Styles, Salon Services

Braided hairstyles do not need to be washed, combed, brushed or relaxed, and they do not require that you sleep in a weird position to prevent them from being ruined. Such hairstyles are perfect for a honeymoon when you won’t want to be fussing with your hair. Some of the popular dos are listed below….

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Testimonials

Wondering if Avalon Institute is the right beauty school for you? See what students have to say about their experiences at each of our cosmetology and esthetics schools!

I’m a stage 1 student and I absolutely love it here! Ms.gg is the best teacher ever!!!! She teaches us many things and encourages us to get out of our comfort zone! I can’t wait to learn so much more from this school! The environment and the students are super friendly and incredible to get along with.

Avalon Institute Student

While being a student here at Avalon I enjoyed my experience. The instructors were fun understanding and overall just a great time. I learned a lot while I was here and can’t wait for the next chapter in my life.

Adell G.