Category: VICÍ Beauty Schools

4 Beauty School Resources to Check Out

There’s a lot of info when it comes to beauty school. It can feel a little overwhelming! If you look in the right places and have the right resources, planning your future at beauty school is much more manageable, though. Check out four of our favorite beauty school resources. 1. Professional Beauty Association If you’re… Read More

Student Spotlight: Arianna

Every month, VICI Beauty School features a student we think is top notch. Arianna, a cosmetology student at our south campus, is one of the nicest, kindest people we’ve ever encountered. We wanted to learn more about Arianna and what she does well, so we sat down for a chat. VICI Beauty School: Why did… Read More

How to Open a Salon

How to Open a Salon

For many hair stylists, owning their own salon is their dream goal. Those with the entrepreneurial spirit want to be their own boss and create their own business. It takes time, patience, a variety of skills and a lot of effort to get there, though. If you know owning a salon is what you want… Read More

5 Skills a Beauty Writer Should Learn

Many stylists and beauty lovers take their cosmetology careers to the next level by starting beauty blogs or writing for magazines and beauty companies. To be a successful writer, you will need to know more than just beauty tips and tricks, though. These are the skills you’ll need to be the best beauty writer around.… Read More

The Ultimate List of Creative Careers in the Beauty Industry

Looking for a creative career? You’ve come to the right place! The beauty industry thrives on creativity, and the career possibilities are practically limitless. If you’re fond of painting, you’ll study color theory and application as a hair colorist. If you love sculpture, you could master updos and hair texture. Those handy with brushes go… Read More

What Should Cosmetologists Put on Their Resumes?

What Should Cosmetologists Put on Their Resumes?

Applying for cosmetology careers can feel overwhelming, but a sparkling resume helps take the stress out of applications. Your resume is your first impression at a salon or spa, and you want it to be a good one. Here’s how to make your resume amazing. Include a Career Summary A career summary is a snapshot… Read More

The Hottest Beauty Trends for 2017

The Hottest Beauty Trends for 2017

It’s a new year, and with the new year, come brand new trends! We’re ready to try them all! Light Contouring The days of the cake face are over! You’ll see far less heavy contouring in 2017. This year is more about strobing, light blush or light bronzer. You’ll want glowy, fresh skin this year.… Read More

Here’s What You’ll Learn in Esthiology School

They say beauty is more than skin-deep, but beautiful skin makes that beauty even more radiant. In esthiology school, you’ll learn international trends and specialized techniques to purify, balance and renew skin, as well as techniques in makeup application. Hands-on training will also teach you how to perform facials, waxing, body treatments, and makeup application… Read More

Should I Be a Makeup Artist or Hair Stylist?

Should I Be a Makeup Artist or Hair Stylist?

There are so many careers available to cosmetology school graduates, but most students who enroll are interested in being either a hair stylist or makeup artist. The two are definitely not mutually exclusive (you can be both!), but if you’re sure you want to focus on one area, we will help you figure out which… Read More

VICI: The Story Behind the Milwaukee Beauty School

VICI: The Story Behind the Milwaukee Beauty School

Fun Fact: VICI Beauty School has been in Milwaukee for over 40 years! Tons of amazing hair stylists have studied at our Milwaukee beauty school, earned their license, and made the world a more beautiful place. We’re proud of our history, and we want to make the next 40 years even better! VICI Beauty School… Read More