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What Is Cosmetology?

Cosmetology is a profession full of creativity and opportunity. From helping with their own unique style to entering an industry that’s continually growing, there are so many exciting benefits that could be available to you in the world of cosmetology. Maybe when you think of a cosmetologist, you imagine a licensed professional who knows how to turn people’s hair dreams into a reality. While that is a big part of cosmetology, that is only one side of the services a cosmetologist can provide.

If you’re thinking about pursuing a future in beauty, read our blog to learn more about cosmetology and what it could offer for your career!

What Does a Cosmetologist Do?

One of the best things about becoming a cosmetologist is the range of beauty services you can provide for your clients. Just with hair services you could learn and become an expert in trending hairstyles, colors, and much more! As we said before, all this doesn’t even cover everything you can study during beauty school. At Broken Arrow Beauty College, we want our students to graduate feeling prepared to pursue whatever area of beauty they’re most passionate about! With all the different beauty trends, the possibilities for what you can do are endless!

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Along with hair services, cosmetologists can also be trained in other beauty skills like makeup, skincare, nail technology, and more! Some cosmetologists even specialize in a beauty technique like brow tinting and base their career around that part of beauty they love! If you have any other questions about what a future as a cosmetologist could look like, give us a call and we’d be happy to tell you more about your personal beauty journey!

What Careers Can I Have as a Cosmetologist?

With so much to explore in the beauty industry, it all depends on you how you want to express your creativity in your career! You may be surprised how many doors can be opened for you with a cosmetology license. Here are just some examples of careers you can have after graduation from our program:

  • Salon stylist
  • TV and film hair stylist
  • Makeup artist
  • Platform artist
  • Spa owner
  • Cosmetology instructor
  • Beauty writer/editor

What Cosmetology Means to Us

We witness first-hand the hard work, passion and talent that the world of cosmetology holds.
At Broken Arrow, cosmetology means a number of things. It means opportunity and dedication, but most of all, it means having the freedom to express your creativity in an ever-growing environment. That’s why our team is dedicated to helping the next generation of aspiring beauty professionals succeed in this industry through our curriculum of beauty and business techniques!

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What Will I Learn?

The endless learning and growth within the realm of cosmetology are one of the best parts of being a cosmetologist! At Broken Arrow Beauty College, we teach things that we believe will benefit our student’s futures like:

    • Manicuring
    • Pedicuring
    • Facials
    • Makeup
    • Hair coloring
    • Hair cutting
    • Lash & brow tinting
    • Brow shaping
    • Business & management
    • And so much more!

All of these are taught through a combination of classroom learning and being able to practice the beauty techniques yourself on real clients under the direct supervision of licensed professionals!

Where Do I Start?

Start right where you are! We know that making decisions about your future can be scary but we want to help you make the right choice. If you are feeling like cosmetology is the right path for you, then visit our basic cosmetology program page to learn more about starting your career in beauty today! If you’re ready to start the application process, contact us or schedule a tour. We would love to meet you and help you begin this next step of your beauty career!

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Joy Butler

I really appreciate you helping me learn more about cosmetology. My friend wants to enroll in a short course. And since she’s fond of make-up, most probably she’ll go to a cosmetology school.


I like what you said about the different skills you will learn at a cosmetology school. One of my sisters is about to enter cosmetology school and is hoping to learn many new skills before she leaves. Thank you for the information about how you would be taught manicuring, pedicuring, hair cutting and styling, as well as business and management skills.


This a interesting article.So many reasons and clarification of all the reasons.It is really very helpful.


Thankyou for this informative blog on cosmetology.

Jan 24 2017