Still Hate Your Job? Here’s Why and How to Fix That With a Career in Beauty

Career in Beauty

If you hate your current job, this is the perfect time to consider a career in beauty. The industry is growing by leaps and bounds and there’s no reason not to take advantage of it! Regardless of your age or your occupational skills, as long as you have a love for “all things beauty,” there’s a place for you in this field.

Continue reading to learn more about making a change. The good news is, it’s probably isn’t as hard as you think. But, before you make the final determination, here are a few things to think about.

What Do You Really Want?

The first thing you should consider is what exactly you’re looking for in a career. Alexandra Levit, author of Blind Spots: Ten Business Myths You Can’t Afford to Believe, suggests doing a self-assessment of your values, how you like to work and what you’d be compelled to do even if you didn’t get paid. If you want to work in an environment where you get to meet people and cultivate your creativity, a career in beauty may be the perfect place for you.

Do You Have Any Transferable Skills?

Although you might not have any direct experience in the beauty industry, it’s possible that some of the skills you’ve picked up at your present job will transfer in to a career in beauty. For example, if your job involves interacting with customers, you may find interacting with clients to be more familiar.

What Do You Excel At?

There are many different jobs within the beauty industry which require a wide array of skills. In order to know which areas you may need to improve in, it is important to think about areas where you excel. suggests that you make a list of the things that you enjoy doing, or that you do best. Think about ways that your skills can be applied within a beauty career.

Can You Make Time to Attend Classes

Even without your old job to take up your time, you may be worried that your schedule won’t allow for you to go back to school, but most cosmetology schools offer flexible program scheduling. Some of them even allow you to attend part-time, if this would better fit your schedule.

Ready to Ditch Your Boring Job

Once you have the answers to these questions, you’ll find it easier to take the plunge and make plans to leave the job you hate.When you’re ready to learn more, why not take the time to contact Evergreen Beauty College? It only takes a minute or two to schedule a tour of the campus. Remember, a fun and financially stable career in beauty awaits you!


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.

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