Category: Aveda

December 17, 2021

Massage Therapy Licensing Requirements

Once you have decided to embark on a new career as a massage therapist, the next steps are learning the requirements for obtaining a massage license and creating a plan to complete these requirements. The checklist varies by state, so if you plan to obtain an Iowa massage license, you must complete various steps, including…

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Esthetician Licensing Requirements

An esthetician is a licensed professional specifically trained to help clients keep their skin healthy. People may seek the services of an esthetician when they want to minimize the effects of aging and sun damage. Estheticians have numerous techniques and skills to improve skin wellness, remove unwanted hair, and give therapy to the body through…

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November 16, 2021

Cosmetology Licensing Requirements

If you’re looking for a cosmetology school near me and wondering how to jumpstart your career in the field, there are a few things that you should know. The Aveda Iowa school of beauty is the premier cosmetology training program serving students throughout the greater Des Moines area, but school isn’t the only requirement for…

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The Benefits of Attending In-Person Beauty Schooling

Online cosmetology school has been receiving more attention as students seek convenient ways to learn from home. Attending esthetics schools online can certainly be a way to do so, but if you’re weighing online cosmetology classes against in-person cosmetology courses, there are a few key differences that you should take into account. In-person beauty school…

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Financial Aid for Beauty Schools

If you have dreams of working as a cosmetologist, owning your own salon, or working as a stylist for celebrities, don’t let the cost of beauty school keep you from accomplishing those goals. Thinking about how much cosmetology school costs can feel overwhelming. Some people think that financial aid, grants, and scholarships are only for…

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August 26, 2021

Erin’s Non-Traditional Start

Erin Steinhart knew she wanted to do hair since she was a little girl… and at age 27 she finally decided to follow her passion. Like many of us who have passions that do not require a college degree, Erin was turned away from hers because of what society deems as the “right” way to…

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April 28, 2021

Five Self-Care Gifts Any Mom Would Love

Coming up with a thoughtful gift for a favorite mom can feel like an impossible task. There’s never a one-size-fits all gift for mothers, and this is a demographic notorious for taking care of everyone else first and putting themselves way down on their priorities list. (The phrase “You don’t have to get me anything!”…

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August 14, 2020

Amazing Botanicals And A Whole Lot of Love  

With everything going on right now, being kind and expressing love for one another has never been more important. But before you dive into all the ways to show your love to all the meaningful people in your life, we want to encourage you to show someone else they’re super special. Someone you may have…

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