Beauty School Information and Cosmetology Resources is here to provide you with the beauty school articles you need – right at your fingertips. We established the Resources section of to be an area where you can explore the ins and outs of the beauty industry, cosmetology school, beauty school, esthetician school and more. Get a jump on all of the need-to-know topics about starting your beauty training in our Beauty School Information section. Use the Beauty Career Resources section to find out what to expect after you graduate and get your license. And discover one of the beauty industry issues nearest and dearest to our hearts through our articles on Green, Organic and Cruelty-Free Beauty.

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Beauty School Information

How to Choose a Beauty School – We give you the inside scoop on the things you need to know while you search for a beauty school or cosmetology school program.

What's Beauty School Like – When you know what to expect from cosmetology school, you can get the most out of your cosmetology training and education.

The Cost of Beauty School – Preparing for beauty training includes understanding the cost of your program, and knowing your options to pay for it.

Do You Need a High School Diploma or GED to Get into Beauty School – Some schools accept students who do not have a high school diploma or GED. Find out what is required.

Cosmetology Scholarships – There are different options for students who need financial assistance, who may not receive enough from federal funding, or who need extra cash to help pay for fees or supplies.

Cosmetology School Age Requirements – Find out the education and age requirements for admission to cosmetology school.

State Cosmetology License Exams – Learn about attending cosmetology school to prepare for the state board of cosmetology licensing exams.

Attending an Online Beauty School – Learn about online beauty school classes for continuing cosmetology education.

Cosmetology and Hair Apprenticeships
 – What is a cosmetology/hair apprenticeship, and how is it different than cosmetology school? Find out about this cosmetology training option and if it is right for you.

Accredited Cosmetology Schools and Beauty Schools – Find out why accreditation matters when choosing the perfect beauty school for you.

Cosmetology State Licensing Requirements – Cosmetology license requirements vary from state to state, so find your state's cosmetology licensing requirements here.

What is in a Cosmetology Student Kit? – Learn what types of supplies you will need in your cosmetology kit.

Beauty Career Resources

Cosmetology Career Quiz – Is a cosmetology career in your future? Take our free cosmetology quiz to find out if your personality and interests make you a natural fit for cosmetology.

How is the Cosmetology Industry Really Doing? – Job growth statistics showcase where the cosmetology industry is headed in the years to come.

Cosmetology Salary and Career Information – Learn about national cosmetology career outlooks and cosmetology salary averages for the beauty industry.

Beauty, Cosmetology and Esthetics Careers – Explore the different career options and job opportunities in different fields of beauty, cosmetology and esthetics.

Continuing Education for Cosmetology Careers – Find out about continuing education classes for cosmetology careers to stay on top of the latest trends, procedures and regulations.

Beauty Careers Outlook – Find out about job growth and the outlook for careers in beauty, cosmetology and esthetics.

Cruelty-Free, Organic & Green Beauty Information

The Beauty Industry Goes Green – It's not just about Earth Day anymore. See how companies in the beauty industry are taking strides to be more eco-friendly.

Eco-Friendly Salons – Green questions to ask when you are deciding where to use your cosmetology license or finding a new place to get your hair cut.

Green Beauty Product – What makes a beauty product "green," anyway? Learn about the different criteria a beauty product must meet in order to be considered "green."

Organic Beauty Products – What's in a name? Understand the ingredients in your cosmetics and what kind of regulation exists for natural and organic beauty product labeling.

Eco-friendly Beauty Products – Learn how to stay gorgeous while maintaining an environmentally safe makeup bag!

Chemicals in Beauty Products – Harsh chemicals can be found in many beauty products, along with 9,000 other untested ingredients. Learn how to choose the safest products.

Organic/Natural Shampoos – The good, the bad and the ugly about "organic" hair care products, their safetyand your health.

Vegan Beauty Products – Learn all there is to know about vegan beauty products, from skincare to hair care to makeup.

Cruelty-Free Beauty Products – Find out about cruelty-free beauty products and how to avoid beauty products that are tested on animals.

Preguntas Frecuentes en Español

Escuela de Belleza En Linea – Las escuelas en línea están creciendo en todo el país, así que obviamente llega la pregunta: puedo asistir a la escuela de belleza en línea?

¿Necesitas un Diploma para Ingresar a la Escuela de Belleza? – Aunque el criterio de admisión para las escuelas de belleza puede variar significativamente, un diploma es frecuentemente necesario para poder ser admitido.

El Costo de la Escuela de Belleza – Cuando uno decide asistir a la escuela de cosmetología, lo que probablemente se piensa primero es, “¡Espera! ¿Y cuanto me va a costar?” offers you the ability to search for a beauty school in your area to find a quality cosmetology institution that fits your needs. Upon completing your program, you can obtain your state cosmetology license and begin a rewarding beauty career.