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Here you’ll find information about our programs, student achievements and the latest happenings at all of our Jolie locations. It’s a great way for you to learn about all of the great things we’re doing in our schools and to understand why so many students are choosing Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy as the place to prepare for their new careers.
Find out what’s going on at our campus locations in Springfield, Massachusetts, Northfield, New Jersey and in Wilkes-Barre and Hazelton, Pennsylvania. On the Jolie Academy blog, you’ll get the inside scoop on everything Jolie, including lots of information related to our cosmetology, esthetics, manicuring, nail technician and barbering programs.
The first step in putting your best face forward is selecting the best face skin care products for your skin type. Not sure what your skin type is? The best advice is to visit a dermatologist or professional esthetician for a skin care review. Not only will she be able to identify your skin type, she’ll be able to use her expert insight to create the most effective skin care regimen and product recommendations for your face.
If you want to do a preliminary skin care review yourself, here are the five most common face skin types and their key characteristics:
Active, or hands on learning, has been proven to be one of the most effective learning techniques for students. One of the places where this is particularly true is in cosmetology schools, where hands on learning techniques give students essential experience and practice in hair styling, manicuring, makeup application and skin care. In fact, without this experience, cosmetology students would be inadequately prepared for their future careers.
For better or worse, wrinkles are a part of life. They often begin as soft lines around the corners of our mouths and eyes, and along our forehead. Left untreated, they gradually deepen – a result of decreased collagen levels as we age. With the help of a licensed esthetician and an effective wrinkle treatment plan, however, it is now possible to erase these signs of aging and maintain a smooth, youthful complexion.
Having your eyebrows shaped by a professional cosmetologist is an important part of maintaining your appearance. Do realize, however, that just because you have your eyebrows shaped professionally doesn’t mean you don’t need to know how to shape eyebrows yourself. To ensure your eyebrows look their best between appointments, use this easy-to-follow eyebrow tutorial on eyebrow shapes and shading techniques.
If you’re looking for examples of the most fashionable hairstyles, pick up a copy of an entertainment magazine or check out the latest red carpet celebrity hairstyles. After all, if they aren’t starting a new hairstyle trend, celebrities can often be seen sporting some of the season’s hottest looks. Here are a few celebrity hairstyles worth looking at—and mimicking—during your next appointment with a professional hairstylist.