The TONI&GUY approach to cosmetology education is a thorough one. Combining technical proficiency in cutting, colouring, and styling with soft skills (like client relations and professional development), real-life salon experience, and State Board prep,...
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You can't fake experience. When it comes to working hair, fashion, and runway shows, our cosmetology school students have been there and done that. They gain real-life fashion show experience twice a year during Fashion Week in Los Angeles, in addition to the annual student-run and student-produced hair and fashion show (we call it Student Soiree) they put on at our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy.
Two days, numerous celebrity speakers, 500 booths, and endless excitement. That's what attendees got to experience during The Los Angeles Ultimate Women's Expo 2014 last month. Included in that endless excitement were the complimentary haircuts and style outs performed by our very own cosmetology school students on the TONI&GUY Hair Makeover Stage!
Generally speaking, people are picky. When it comes to hair and beauty products, people get even pickier. With the vast amount of dry shampoo options available (from light powders to dark sprays and everything in between), how can you blame people for narrowing down their choices based on ingredient preferences?
Fueled by everything from overscheduled days to saving H2O, dry shampoo is back in a big way. Learn everything you could possible want to know about this waterless wonder of hair products!
When Zak Mascolo is in town, everything gets a bit more stylish and fun! As a member of the TONI&GUY Leadership Team and Creative Director of the Americas, he brings impressive experience and expertise to everything he does. Experience and expertise that command attention.
New. Unusual. Experimental. That's avant-garde. And that's what we task our cosmetology school sophomores with creating. Each and every time, they accept our challenge to push the boundaries of hairdressing is and what it can be.
The 19th annual TONI&GUY Photographic Awards (and the 2014 TONI&GUY Creative Release) wrapped up last weekend
Aaron showcased his hair cutting and hair styling skills with this bold women's fauxhawk.
Life is all about the journey. At our cosmetology school in Santa Monica, things are no different. The TONI&GUY approach to cosmetology puts the spotlight where it belongs: on our students. They progress through the program – from freshman to senior – gaining experience and expertise every step of the way.
In this blowdry technique, TONI&GUY educator David Evans demos how to blow dry the straight & piecey style out that TONI&GUY has made famous.
There's really no place like California. You know it. We know it. Everyone knows it. To further prove this point, we decided to showcase just how different it is from the rest of the world by making California the focus of our 2014 Student Soiree. This year's version of the annual student-produced and student-run hair and fashion show required our student groups to draw inspiration from the districts of Los Angeles, CA.
The best cosmetology schools out there have your best interests in mind, both in-school and post-graduation. While you're in school, they should provide high-quality cosmetology education that prepares you to gain your cosmetology license and succeed in a salon environment. Following graduation, the very best cosmetology school also offer something call advanced education.
With an expected employment growth rate of 13% – better than the national average job growth rate of 11% – that will result in 688,700 employed hairdressers in 2022, it's fair to say that the beauty industry is thriving! If you are interested in becoming a licensed hair professional, there's no better time than now to kick-start your cosmetology education and take advantage of the booming industry in the years to come.
Please find the average lengths of beauty school programs in California and the Los Angeles area, as well as the program length for our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy in Santa Monica, below: