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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, esthetics, or barbering 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…

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Getting Back to Beauty School: Your Essentials List

Published on: August 16, 2018 By: xenon

Back to school season is coming up quickly, and it’s not just for kids! If you’re prepping to go back to school in cosmetology, esthetics, or barbering, you’ll need to get your essentials, too. Whether you’ve just graduated high school or haven’t stepped foot in a classroom for years, the way you prepare is important…

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The Ultimate Guide to All Things Cosmetology

Published on: August 10, 2018 By: xenon

Are you passionate about hair, nails, skin care, makeup artistry, and everything else beauty related? Here at Xenon Academy, we are too! Cosmetology is the field to pursue if you want to have beauty as a real life career. It’s not all just hairspray and balayages, though, it takes hard work and determination to go…

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