High-Demand Careers: Your Future as a Cosmetologist, 1st Edition

  • Rachel Given-Wilson
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187819
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187813
  • DDC: 646.7
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Humans have been finding ways to beautify their bodies since the days of Ancient Egypt, and today there are more options than ever for how people can wear their hair, nails, and makeup. This compelling book takes a detailed look at the various cosmetology professions, including hairdressers, nail technicians, estheticians, and makeup artists, with detailed information about cosmetology school and other options for training. Featuring sidebars on bias in beauty school, a pop-up hair salon for the LGBTQ+ community, and how social media influencers are changing the beauty industry, this book offers a fascinating glimpse of a fast-changing profession.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Does It Take to Be a Cosmetologist?.
2: Hairdressers and Barbers.
3: Estheticians: Skin Care and Makeup.
4: Manicurists and Nail Technicians.
5: Managers and Business Owners.
6: Started in Your Career.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.