Why Hair Schools Are Important

One of the most popular options for recent high school graduates is to attend college. However, for people who desire to work in the beauty industry, specialized beauty school is a much better option. There are many misconceptions about hair schools, and many people do not fully recognize their worth and importance.

Training Someone for the Job

  • Cosmetology schools are designed to train someone for a specific field of work, namely the beauty industry.
  • People learn a skill set which will help them be successful in their desired careers.
  • In hair school, people have a hands-on experience practicing the hair styling/cutting skills they will need to practice in their job.

Teaching Use of Chemicals

  • People enrolled in a hair school will also learn basic chemistry related to the hair.
  • Because of hair school, a stylist will know how different chemicals react together in the hair and which chemicals work on different types of hair.
  • This knowledge of chemicals is vital for achieving good results when coloring or perming hair.
  • Handling hair chemicals without extensive knowledge can be extremely dangerous to the customer and the stylist.

Customer Service Skill Development

Since the cosmetology students work with real people and their demands as part of their training, they develop customer service skills. Being able to have a hands-on learning experience allows hair students to understand how to interact with different types of people.

In the beauty industry, customer service is very important, in order to gain new customers and maintain frequent customers. Additionally, hair stylists who are attentive to their customers will likely receive better tips, which will help them earn money.

Many people have spoken about their experiences in beauty school. The YouTube channel names below are of young women who provide details about their experiences in beauty school, and why they chose to attend a form of beauty school instead of traditional post-secondary schooling.

Hair stylists need a unique set of skills to be successful in their career. For those interested in the beauty industry, cosmetology schools, will best prepare them for their future career. In beauty school, people have a hands-on, interactive experience with hair styling, cutting, coloring, and even perming. The realistic experience allows them to learn about basic chemistry through hair chemicals and develop their customer service skills, which are of high importance in their careers.

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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