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Published on: October 30, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Sometimes I just have to pinch myself. I can’t believe I’m actually here teaching at Xenon. I was 17 years old when I started school at Xenon in August 2006. If you would have looked in the Basics room you would have found me in the back row of the classroom. I look back now…

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Published on: October 24, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Directors Corner  Everyday I’m amazed at the talent I’m surrounded by.  The passion and excitement I see daily in the faces of the students at this school is awe inspiring. I’m so fortunate to be supported by such an experienced staff who put their all into each and every bit of education they deliver. Four…

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Published on: October 16, 2012 By: Susan Peel

A View From The Wax Room The first couple of questions people have about waxing are…Do people really get waxed “down there” and does it hurt?  My answer is yes they do and it depends on the person.  I think brazilian waxing or an extreme bikini have gotten really popular with the women.  It’s a…

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Published on: October 10, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Fall Hair Show… Wow! You can tell fall is in the air. The leaves are changing colors, the temperatures are dropping, and the Salon Centric Fall Show has inspired us and refueled our love for the beauty industry! Saturday morning came to life as we watched hundreds of knowledge thirsty professionals buzz around the Marriott….

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Published on: September 19, 2012 By: Susan Peel

Small Taste of the Big World…. Of Salon Ownership By: Ang Espinosa, Guest Blogger Many cosmetologists have the dream of owning their own salon, but how do you get your feet wet first in the large world small business ownership before making the big plunge? The answer: booth rental. Booth renting is a great idea…

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