6 Things You Need To Learn About Yourself If You Want To Survive Your Beauty School

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Are you wondering if it’s possible to survive beauty college or barber school, while having an enjoyable time in the process? The answer is yes! One of the key factors of success is really getting to know who you are before you begin. That being said, ask yourself the following six questions, and use the answers to help you determine whether or not this is the right career path for you.

What Do You Love

Whether your passion is hair, nails, or something else related to cosmetology, it’s important to know what you love doing before embarking on this journey. Remember, it’s always more rewarding to study a field that inspires you.

What Drives You

Whether it’s for financial reasons or for enjoyment, figuring out what drives you to a career in beauty is a key part of motivating yourself while in beauty school. Relevant Magazine states that  “Knowing our root motivations helps us to know what opportunities to go after and see the purpose and objective in everything we do.”

What Are You Good At

It’s good to know your strengths, in any field you’re pursuing, so that you’ll be able to establish a niche clientele base. By knowing what you’re good at, it’s simpler to attract clients who want your specific set of skills each time they visit.

What Aren’t You Good At

It’s also important to think about what you’re not good at, so you know how to plan your education. Beauty school is the place to brush up on your skills before joining the workforce. Don’t pass up the opportunity to improve in the areas you need to.

Are You Willing to Ask for Help

In order to sharpen your skills, you’ll need to reach out to someone for help. Don’t allow yourself to become discouraged. To quote The Huffington Post, “The most successful people in the world had help from those they asked.” Never be afraid to ask for assistance!

Do You Have Time

How much time are you willing to devote to beauty school? If you’re passionate about the field, it’s easier to make time for beauty training. No amount of effort is too great.

Take the time to carefully consider each of these questions. Obviously, beauty college isn’t for everyone. But, on the flip side, if you find that you simply can’t get enough of the latest fashion and beauty news then a beauty-related education is perfect for you.

Are You Ready to Start Your Beauty Training?

Do you have what it takes to make a great hair stylist? If you answered yes, then you’re a perfect candidate for beauty school. At Evergreen Beauty College, we offer hands-on programs where you will learn technical skills, business training and fabulous designs to prepare you for this exciting business.

Learn more about our school by scheduling a tour of one of our three campuses, or contact us for more info about programs.


Frank Trieu
Vice President of Business Development & Industry Relations

Frank Trieu is a cosmetology industry leader, and despite his accomplishments and accolades, he still prioritizes students on the Evergreen campus. Through building relationships within the community and local salons, retail stores, and spas, he helps facilitate job placements for aspiring beauty professionals using his expansive network.

Happy Evergreen Beauty College Students


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