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5 Holiday Hairstyles Inspired by…Food


The holiday season has arrived! It’s an exciting time of year when we get to spend quality time with friends and family. Fancy feasts, old traditions, and parties are all coming up. What’s not to get excited about? Well, there is one thing: Not knowing what hairstyle to adopt for...
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The Science of Hair Coloring


A big part of becoming a hairstylist is taking care of customers who want to transform the way their hair looks with color. Switching up your hair color can give your style a new edge, or even just a bit more pop, but how does haircoloring actually work? Here’s some...
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How Long Does a Perm Last?


A perm is a chemical treatment for your hair that can make your hair stay curly or straight even after being washed. Because perms don’t wash out like some hair dyes, they can last up to 6 months, depending on how fast your hair grows and how you treat it....
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Hot Makeup Trends for Fall 2017


Summer is drifting away and fall is sneaking in. Sometimes it seems like the seasons change before you know it and you have to catch up with them. Don’t get stuck in that boat for 2017. Get ahead of the curve and start prepping now. Here are some makeup trends...
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Beauty School and NIU: Living the College Life


Does going to beauty school mean that you can’t have the traditional college experience that your friends are having? The answer is no. At Hair Professionals Career College, you can start your path toward becoming a successful beauty professional while getting the full college experience. Northern Illinois University, located in...
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What Does Moroccan Argan Oil Do for Hair?


Moroccan argan oil, also known as argan oil or just Moroccan oil, is derived from the nut of a Moroccan argan tree. Moroccan oil is a great moisturizer because it contains plenty of fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamin E. That’s not all it can do. It can also: Add extra...
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Back to Beauty School Quiz


It’s the back to school time of year! Are you ready? Getting prepared for beauty school can be an exciting time. You want to be ready to soak up everything you can. Take our quiz to see if you’re ready to go back to school…beauty school. How did you do?...
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What Does a Cosmetologist Do?


Cosmetology is a big branch of the beauty industry. Many of the beauty services that we get are performed by certified or licensed cosmetologists. If you are wondering what the scope of jobs that a cosmetologists does, you are not alone. Sometimes the word cosmetology gets thrown around a lot...
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Great Date Night Ideas for Sycamore, Illinois


Sometimes life can get so busy, we forget to kick back and have a little fun. We often get caught up in the rush and end up juggling several different things. School, work, feeding the neighbor’s dog, and a variety of other obligations can have us struggling to find time...
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10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went to Beauty School


1. that you’ll be a “thera-stylist” Once you get on the floor and start taking clients in the salon, you’ll learn an awful lot about people that you don’t necessarily want or need to know. They’re in your chair for at least an hour with nothing else to do but...
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