MEI Academy of Cosmetology in Brownsville

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MEI Academy of Cosmetology in Brownsville TX & Other Options

MEI Academy of Cosmetology Brownsville TX is just one option to study cosmetology. Find the right choice for you by clicking here. For those who love hair and beauty, have great social skills, and possess an artistic flair, a career in cosmetology could be ideal. If you are looking to study in Brownsville, you may have heard of MEI Academy of Cosmetology, but there are actually a couple other options also in the city. Before deciding where to enroll learn about the qualities and benefits of each of your possible choices.

MEI Academy of Cosmetology Brownsville TX 

This barber school will teach you all you need to know to become a hair stylist in 9 months of full-time education. The program will prepare you to pass the TDLR State Board exam and fulfill all the practical requirements you need to achieve a license at the end of the program — working without this license can lead to fines of thousands of dollars, destroying your chance of a career. At MEI Academy, you will also have the opportunity to attend seminars by celebrity barbers to learn specialty skills, where you will improve your abilities and increase your employability.

Salon & Spa Institute

Learn all you need to be successful in the beauty industry, including practical and professional skills, by studying at the SSI. The school offers three different courses leading to distinct careers:

  • The cosmetology program is a 1,500-hour hands-on course covering all elements of beauty and wellness. You will receive instruction on cosmetology theory, communication, and people skills and will practice techniques on mannequins.
  • The esthetics course is a 750-hour program on advanced skin care and makeup. Learn about treatments, techniques, facials, and more.
  • If you are already a cosmetologist or esthetician and would like to teach others, you should take the student instructor course. Upon graduation, you can become a licensed operator (in hair, skin, and nails) or facialist.

Southern Careers Institute

At SCI, you can gain your cosmetology diploma after 50 weeks of training in all aspects of beauty, including hair, skin, nails, health and safety, and business. You will acquire skills in cutting, coloring, salon management, hair styling, facials, makeup, scalp treatment, waxing, perms, and manicuring. Plus, the course leads to more than just the essential cosmetology license — upon graduation, you will be prepared to take examinations for the Sassoon ABC Colouring, Sassoon ABC Cutting, and Nuts and Bolts Professional certifications. MEI Academy of Cosmetology Brownsville TX is a great choice if you’re looking to become a professional barber and want to learn all there is to know about the trade to perfect your skills and abilities. However, if you are considering specializing in a different area or want to keep your options open, a school like the Salon & Spa Institute or Southern Careers Institute may be better for you.

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