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Becoming a Professional Hairstylist A guide by Thomas Salzano


About the author Thomas Salzano is a Newark, New Jersey Based Hair expert with a vast and elaborate experience in the world of hairstyling. He also enjoys traveling, photography and blogging. In the upcoming slides that you’ll go through, Thomas Salzano will talk about everything you need to know about becoming a professional hairstylist.


Things You’ll Need ➔ Training ➔ License ➔ Space To Work ➔ Above all, the zeal and passion to become a hairstylist.


The zeal to become a professional hairstylist comes first. We can work on your skill, but not on your willingness...


Complete Your Training Community colleges, beauty schools and cosmetology schools offer training programs for hair stylists. Enroll in one and start shaping your career the right way


Get familiar with popular hairstyles from all across the globe. The more hair cultures and style trends you know, the more empowered you’d be


Obtain a License Professional hairstylists need a license to work. Different states have different norms, talk to your local licensing board.


Find a Job You can start working with an established salon as an intern, launch your own salon or work as a freelance hairstylist for special occasions. You can also rent a station or a chair at an established salon where part of your earnings go to the salon as commission.


Gather More Certifications While knowledge is not bound to certificates, the latter helps in proving your mettle in the professional world. Certifications act as a proof of your abilities and capabilities, invest in them and you’ll see yourself moving ahead faster.


It’s All About PR Public relations define how people perceive you. You may be a brilliant hair stylist, but if your people skills are not good, you may go unnoticed. Focus on customer experience; giving them a good haircut is not everything, make them want to come back. Grow your clientele and keep the wheel spinning.


Remember Passion under sound guidance becomes a successful profession. It’s all about perseverance and not giving up when you feel like. Hairstyling is a beautiful amalgam of art and science, make the best of it while making the world more beautiful with each each haircut. Wishing you all a great future, your truly, Thomas Salzano.

Becoming a Professional Hairstylist a Guide by Thomas Salzano  

Thomas Salzano is a Newark, New Jersey Based Hair expert with a vast and elaborate experience in the world of hairstyling. He also enjoys t...

Becoming a Professional Hairstylist a Guide by Thomas Salzano  

Thomas Salzano is a Newark, New Jersey Based Hair expert with a vast and elaborate experience in the world of hairstyling. He also enjoys t...

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