The Cosmetology Program includes the study of hair, skin, nail technology and pedicuring, and facial services where students learn in a live work environment lab. The Cosmetology lab does provide services to the public, and all work is completed by our highly skilled students. Hair styling skills include using the computer imaging system, setting and combing out, using pin curls/roller curls, performing special occasion styles and blow-dry styling techniques, styling hair with thermal iron, performing thermal hair straightening, braiding the hair, cleaning/shaping/styling a wig, and fingerwaving.
Esthetician skills include plain facial with a facial pack, proper operation of skin care equipment, applying makeup to enhance a patron’s features, arching eyebrows using tweezers, performing hair removal using wax depilatory, using facial bleach and chemical facial depilatory, and the application of artificial eyelashes.
This Program is certified by the AR State Board of Health in Cosmetology which includes hair, skin and nails. Students will also be prepared to continue their studies at a college or School of Cosmetology of their choice.