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A Cosmetologist’s Guide to Creating a Portfolio

Published on: December 21, 2016 By: Xenon Academy

Start building a portfolio to showcase your work while in cosmetology school so that you can build a name for yourself and create a loyal reputation. Check out our guide to creating a beauty portfolio!

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How to Be a Gentleman

Published on: December 20, 2016 By: Xenon Academy

A true gentleman is a breath of fresh air for women and men. Everyone likes someone who looks and sounds nice, and not to mention, is actually a nice person. You probably know the telltale signs of a gentleman such as things like letting a lady walk into a room first or walking an elderly…

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The Evolution of Hair Trends

Published on: December 20, 2016 By: Xenon Academy

Hair is ever-evolving, that is an undeniable fact. Over the last 100 years, hairstyles have varied from sleek and smooth to the bigger the better. We’ve put together a list of our favorite and most iconic hairstyles to demonstrate the evolution of hair over time. 1930’s – Joan Crawford Joan Crawford was the queen of…

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STUDENT BEWARE: Scams to be Aware Of

Published on: October 26, 2016 By: Susan Peel

Xenon students, please be aware of potential frauds that may be targeting you. There is a scam that is circulating the internet, specifically on Facebook. This scam usually reads: “Bye bye debt! Tell your friends who attended Xenon International Academy on Federal loans that they may be eligible for loan forgiveness!” This information is not…

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Alternative Uses for Beauty Products

Published on: October 24, 2016 By: Susan Peel

Did you know that there are several alternative uses for beauty products? If you’re worried about your products going to waste, you should use your leftover hairspray, nail polish remover, and other beauty buys for these purposes! Clear Nail Polish You don’t have to use your clear top coat for just your nails; you can…

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