Core 1-Welcome back everyone! I hope you all enjoyed your weekend! This week in Cosmetology, we will be getting further involved with braiding. We will practice our fishtail braid, which by the way, you guys seemed to grasp really well, both block 1 and 4! I am very impressed with you guys’ abilities! We will move on to the outside french braid this week, as well as reviewing chapter 2 in preparation for our quiz on Friday. Review you notes! We will also be learning about the regulatory agencies that are involved with cosmetology this week. Take notes!
Core 2- This week we will begin to learn how to roller set hair on magnetic rollers. We will also begin to study the histology of the hair, concerning, how it grows, how to keep it nourished, as well as its structure.
Core 3- This week we will be learning about hair relaxers. We will learn what they are made of, their precautions, how to apply for a virgin and retouch application, as well as the different types. We will be practicing the application methods in the lab this week using a mock product (cholesterol or gel), to demonstrate the application techniques.
Welcome back to school!
This year in cosmetology will be exciting and fun! We will be learning how to create the “hot ” looks of today, yesterday, and the future! You will discover your inner hairdresser/nailtech/or skin care specialist, enjoy your journey!
I am Mrs. Rowell, your cosmetology teacher. I will be out for the first few days of school, due to the loss of my father. I will be returning on Friday, August 5th.
I am looking forward to working with each and every one of you, and I am looking forward to a great school year!
Please return classroom contracts by Friday, 8/5.
See you soon!
Well folks, we’ve made it through yet another school year!
This is the second to the last week of school! This week we will have our final exams. Core 1 will be on Thursday May 19th, and Core 2 & 3 will have finals on Wednesday, May 18th. Study hard, and good luck! Late assignments will be taken until Friday May 20th.
The Health and Style Institute /Beauty School Scholarship is still up for grabs. Look below for scholarship rules. Deadline for submission has been extended to Tuesday, May 17th.
Cosmetology Scholarship Rules
Students must be graduating this year, have completed and passed all 3 cores of cosmetology, and passed the End of Pathway Exam.
Students must complete a two-page essay, about their personal cosmetology career plan. Describe the area of specialty that you will practice, where you plan to work, (salon, on set, backstage, healthcare facility, in a school, etc.) Also specify your ability to attend beauty school full-time until completion, as attendance rules in beauty school are very strict.
Please include a picture of your best work in your email. (Hair, makeup, or nails)
Please send your submissions to: [email protected]
Submission deadline: May 17, 2016
All Cores will be reviewing practical skills learned during the semester, as well as terms and vocabulary for our finals. Study hard! Two weeks left of school, finish strong!
Core 1- We are finishing up with our skin care and facials this week. Our quiz will be on Thursday.
Core 2- We will be exploring makeup application techniques this week.
Core 3- Field trip to the Aveda Institute this Wednesday, 4/20. We are also finishing up with our acrylic nails this week and beginning extension braids.
Core 1- We will continue with facials this week, and continuing our studies on the structure and histology of the skin.
Core 2- This week, we will be learning how to do extension braids.
Core 3- This week, we will be learning about the state board cosmetology exam, and how to create an state board nail,using acrylic products.
Last week until spring break!
Finish the year in good standing! If you are missing work, get with me about making it up!
Core 1- We are beginning facials this week, and learning the histology of skin. Chapter 7 questions in the textbook are due this week.
Core 2- We are exploring trends this week in our industry, from makeup, to updos we will be discussing and practicing what’s “hot” right now.
Core 3-We also will be exploring trends, also learning advanced techniques.
Core 1- This week we are finishing up manicures. We will have our quiz on Wednesday. We will be learning facials next.
Core 2-This week we are finishing up with chemical texturizers. We will have our quiz on Thursday.
Core 3-This week we are finishing up with haircuts. We will have our quiz on Thursday.
Week of 3/7/16-3/14/16
Core 1- We are beginning our anatomy chapter. We are learning about the different systems of the body, focusing on the integumentary system, which is the hair, skin and nails. This week we will also begin doing manicures in our lab.
Core 2-We will be doing perm rod placement this week, and studying the chemical action of all types of permanent texturizers.
Core 3- We will be doing haircuts this week, also learning how to create layers, and graduation within a haircut.
Week of 2/8/16-2/12/16
Core 1- We will be learning how to use the marcel iron, as we are studying hot tools. We are also learning about first aid, and how to handle emergency situations in the salon.
Core 2-This week we are finishing up our lesson on shampoos and conditioners, our quiz is on Monday, 2/8. We will then begin to learn about fingerwaves.
Core 3-We will be learning how to do foils, for hi-lites and low lites.
ENJOY WINTER BREAK!!!