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Category: Esthetics

June 13, 2013

The Benefits of Lactic Acid Peels vs. Glycolic Acid Peels

Esthetics, Skin Care Tips

Lactic acid is also known as alpha hydroxy acids, or AHAs.  Lactic acid is natural and derived from human metabolite, so there is almost no chance that a person will have an allergic reaction to it.  One use of lactic acid is as a chemical peel for the face.  This acid comes from milk and…

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June 7, 2013

10 Common Beauty Terms

Beauty School, cosmetology, Esthetics

In the world of beauty, there are many terms and techniques to keep track of. It can be a bit overwhelming trying to get a hold of what everything means. Today, we are going to break down ten of the most common terms that you will hear working in beauty, especially cosmetology and esthetics. 1….

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June 4, 2013

What Are the Requirements for Becoming an Esthetician?

Esthetics, Esthetics School Program

You might have considered a career in skin care, but what do you need to be an esthetician? Estheticians specialize in skin care, and this is a growing area in the beauty industry. You will need to be licensed by the state to be able to work as an esthetician, and every state has its…

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June 1, 2013

Qualifying For Grants For Esthetics School

Esthetics, Esthetics School Program, Financial Aid

Finding grants for esthetics school, such as Avalon School of Cosmetology, is not as difficult as one might think.  Those wanting to pursue a career as a skin care professional will find that there are many forms of financial assistance available from a variety of sources. Grants for Esthetics School The following is a list…

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May 15, 2013

Marketing Tips for Estheticians

Beauty Industry, Esthetics, Esthetics School Program

As a professional, it is important to understand marketing tips for estheticians. The important thing to remember is that even if you are working for a spa, you are often required to market yourself since you are paying for the space you rent from them. If you have your own practice, then marketing is even…

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May 7, 2013

How to Put Together an Entry Level Esthetician Resume

Beauty Courses, Beauty Industry, Esthetics, Esthetics School Program

People who take pride in helping someone improve their appearance should consider pursuing a career as an esthetician.  While becoming an esthetician could be a great career, it will first require someone to complete a degree program before working.  Once they have graduated, they can put together an entry level esthetician resume and start job…

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April 30, 2013

The Different Types of Esthetician Sub-specialties

Beauty Courses, Beauty Tips, Esthetics, Esthetics School Program

Estheticians are licensed professionals who perform services that focus on the area of skin care and specialize in different types of esthetic aspects. They are skin care professionals who have undergone advanced training in facial administration, providing clients with advice about hair and skin care, aromatherapy, makeup application and other aspects. Estheticians may also be…

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March 6, 2013

Esthetician Jobs: What to Expect When You Graduate

Beauty Courses, Beauty School, Esthetics

If you will be attending beauty school soon, then you may be already thinking about the esthetician jobs that will be available after you graduate. You will be happy to know that there are a number of career opportunities available for an aspiring esthetician. Below are some of the job opportunities that are available: One…

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March 4, 2013

Top 10 Most Marketable Beauty Courses

Beauty Courses, Beauty Industry, Beauty School, cosmetology, Esthetics

The world of beauty certainly continues to grow and getting quality training in some of the most marketable beauty courses available can help ensure a successful career. While there are many specialty areas within the field of cosmetology and beauty, the individual who takes their career seriously will want to carefully consider which areas would…

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March 2, 2013

How to Choose the Right Moisturizer

Esthetics, Make-Up Artistry

With all the options in the market, many of us wonder how to choose the right moisturizer for our skin. It can be a difficult, expensive and tedious task, especially if you plan on sampling everything that is out there. In this article, we will discuss how to spot the right moisturizer that will suit…

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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!

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.

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