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Alumni Feature: Kylie McGowan

Published on: October 25, 2018 By: xenon

This month Xenon Academy wants to start highlighting their top students and alumni. Click here to read Kylie’s story!

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How To Renew a Cosmetology License in NE

Published on: October 12, 2018 By: xenon

Nebraska’s license renewal process can be a piece of cake, just make sure you follow all the right steps!

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How Long is Cosmetology School in Nebraska?

Published on: September 27, 2018 By: xenon

Are you looking into a career in the beauty industry in Nebraska? If you are, you likely have wondered how long cosmetology school can take to complete. To obtain a license as a cosmetologist in Nebraska, at least 2,100 program hours used to be required, but the licensing board will be switching over to a…

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5 Misconceptions That Crush Beauty School Dreams

Published on: September 19, 2018 By: xenon

Stereotypes can be funny, but they can also be hurtful. There are plenty of stereotypes out there about many professions. From the very attractive firefighter to the pencil pushing rocket scientist, several careers suffer from stigmas. The beauty industry doesn’t escape hurtful stereotypes. We’re sure you’ve heard of the “beauty school dropout”. There have long…

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The Beauty School Admissions & Financial Aid Process at Xenon Academy

Published on: September 11, 2018 By: xenon

So you’re ready to start beauty school. Yay! An education in cosmetology or esthetics can lead you down a path toward a creative future full of success! Before you grab your shears, tweezers, or clippers, you’ve got to do a few things. The first step in your journey to a future in beauty is an…

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