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Title: To Be A Great Hair Stylist


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To Be A - Great Hair Stylist
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  • If you thought that following the latest magazine
    fashion trends or styles was the way to become a
    great hair stylist, then you need to know that
    the journey to becoming a successful professional
    hair stylist is
  • demanding
  • challenging and also
  • highly rewarding.

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What does hair stylist do?
  1. Washing hairs
  2. Coloring hairs
  3. Cutting hair
  4. Run the hair salon
  5. Manage other junior employees
  6. Coordinate appointments with clients
  7. Monitor payments

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What YOU need to be to become a great hair
stylist
  • Before you decide to invest money in some formal
    training and certifications, it is in your best
    interests to know that the job of a hair stylist
    requires physical stamina and good communication
    skills. Youve got to be able to interact well
    with different types of clients.

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Get a license
  • Every aspiring hair stylist takes the National
    Hair Design licensure exam.
  • This exam is administered and conceptualized by
    the National-Interstate Council of State Boards
    of Cosmetology.
  • The exam is divided into two sections
  • the written portion that includes all the basics
    (for example, nutrition, infection control, and
    ergonomics) and
  • the services that include draping procedures,
    hair coloring, chemical texture services.

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  • Practical training is an integral part of any
    exam. You need to know everything about
  • chemical waving
  • chemical relaxing,
  • hair lightening
  • hair cutting
  • thermal curling
  • setting up and
  • client protection.

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Complete required training hours
Before you set out to open your own hair salon or
work professionally, you need to have completed
anywhere between 300 to 1600 hours of training.
Practical experience is crucial to your success
as a beauty professional.
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  • You also need to have taken a range of academic
    courses such as
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Herb ology and
  • Nutrition.
  • Its also a plus if you take up some additional
    sales and marketing courses to boost your profile

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Get a degree
  • For obtaining a degree, you can choose from a
    wide range of schools such that offer
  • Licensed hair styling courses
  • Hair styling
  • Cosmetology schools
  • Pick a good school with good facilities and loads
    of opportunities to practice your skills.

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Hair Designer Salary
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  • You can become a successful hair stylist if you
    are passionate about the beauty and style
    industry, and are ready to put in extra hours of
    work over weekends. You can find work in high-end
    hair salons or even spas.
  • There is a huge demand for qualified hair
    stylists and you can be one of the chosen few. So
    train to become a hair stylist at a professional
    school and become licensed to practice in the
    state.

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  • To stand above the rest of the crowd, you must
    possess extra skills and an unending passion for
    the field
  • Creativity
  • Time-management skills
  • Stamina
  • Listening skills and
  • Customer-skills
  • One can only be trained in the technique but the
    passion, talent, and determination to excel has
    to come from within.
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