Become a Professional Makeup Artist in the World of Cosmetology!
The World of Cosmetology allows a Cosmetologist to create and play with Hair & Makeup! In as little as 50 weeks, a Student can graduate our Maryland Cosmetology School and be on their way to an exciting career. Here are six Outside-The-Box Jobs you can pursue with your Maryland Cosmetology License!
1. Salon Stylist/Manager/Owner
If you enjoy making people look and feel beautiful then the Cosmetology World is for you! As a licensed Cosmetologist, you provided Hair, Makeup, Skincare and Nail services to your clients for their everyday needs and special occasions such as weddings, birthdays and holidays. This a great role for cosmetologists who are interested in running a company and leading a team.
2. Stylist for Film & Theater
Getting actors ready for scenes in front of a TV or film camera is different than getting them ready for the stage, but the concept is the same: you have to transform people into the character’s they’re playing. This sometimes involves doing research into hair and makeup looks from the past, and always involves being skilled in using a wide variety of products and techniques to totally alter someone’s appearance. As a Maryland Cosmetologist, you can provide the complete look with Hair and Makeup!
3. Editorial/Advertising Stylist
Editorial and Advertising Stylist prep models for editorial or commercial photo shoots. While most start out represented by an agency, it becomes easier to strike out independently after building up a great portfolio and industry cred. These stylists must be very versatile, organized and able to execute a wide variety of looks from sweet girl-next-door to uber-freaky.
4. Cosmetology Educator/Instructor
Sharing your knowledge to up-and-coming cosmetologist is a super rewarding career option. Education can take place in a number of settings: in a salon, a cosmetology institute, a college or university or in advanced workshops or classes in various locations.
5. Platform Artist
Platform Artist are a combination of live entertainers, teachers and master stylist. This cool job brings stylists to different locations, preforming onstage at beauty and hair shows and other industry events to demonstrate collections, products and techniques on live models. Platform artist have to be quick on their feet, well spoken, knowledgeable about what they’re teaching and naturally comfortable taking center stage.
6. Salon Development Partner
These are regional representatives of large brands such as MAC, Este Lauder, Proctor & Gamble, to name a few, are always seeking Cosmetologist/Makeup Artist to join their Brand Team! They act as a liaison between the brand and the salon. Salon Development Partners should be interested in both business and beauty, enjoy travel and working with people.