Category: Cosmetology

May 2, 2021

Barbering Focus – Men’s Haircut and Beard Design

In the month of May 2021, we added 2 Men’s Haircut Classes with a focus on Barbering to our continuing education programs for licensed Cosmetologists and Barbers. These classes will allow you to have a better and deeper understanding of men’s haircutting and beard design as well as Cosmetology hours will be gained. Seven hours…

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April 21, 2021

Cancer Survivor Beauty and Support Day™

Pivot Point Academy proudly supports Cancer Survivor Beauty and Support Day™ on June 1st, 2021. Complimentary Appointment Student Salon and Barber Clinic Pivot Point Academy is volunteering to offer any of 2 services complimentary on this day for cancer survivors. Cancer Survivors are able to book any services in our Student Salon and Barber Clinic…

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April 20, 2021

8 Hours of Love Went into Making Your Mannequin

Ever wonder how Pivot Point International mannequins are made? There are many steps carried out by highly trained artisans that include cuticle smoothing, bathing, conditioning, drying, hackling, mask makeup, implantation, and much more. This carefully executed process gives you the most realistic educational experience possible! Quality and Ethics Pivot Point International mannequins are ethically manufactured…

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March 15, 2021

What Is a Cosmetologist?

Wondering what a day in the life of a cosmetologist is like? Read our blog to learn what services cosmetologists can perform, career opportunities, benefits of the industry, and more!

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March 6, 2021

BLENDED BUT BOLD – A PIVOTING FOIL TECHNIQUE

Pivot Point Academy is proud to announce Shanna will run a HANDS-ON CLASS (4 CEU hour credited) to start our 2021 Continuing Education Classes for Cosmetology with a focus on Highlights. Are you looking to create the perfect money piece but struggle with it looking blended? Upgrade your lightener game with this hands-on class featuring…

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January 10, 2021

Parent’s Guide to Beauty School

We applaud you for taking an interest in your child’s education and future career. A strong support system is key for your child to be successful on this journey. We know they will appreciate your guidance in choosing a career and supporting them while they are in school. In our Academy we like to connect…

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January 2, 2021

Guest VIP Treatment 2021

VIPs – join our Gold Membership Programs at our Student Salon, Spa, and Barber Clinic in Bloomingdale, IL. Experience services you haven’t tried before.  You’ll enjoy Priority Service appointments and take advantage of great savings on all Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Barbering services as well as our professional retail products like those used during your services,…

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December 21, 2020

Cosmetology – Exciting Facts

Cosmetology is never one dimensional or just limited to techniques. When you master the foundation of techniques this will enable you to grow creatively and allow you to create more than a style. Your passion and purpose will change the way people will feel about themselves. Enjoy reading the following 5 facts about Cosmetology. You…

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December 14, 2020

Hair Texturizing Techniques Taught in Cosmetology Classes

Hair texturizing refers to the diverse range of haircutting and texturizing techniques used to construct bouncing, voluminous, and layered hair. Our school for cosmetologists relays the latest techniques in areas such as layering, thinning, point cutting, and more. Cosmetologists that are obtaining their cosmetology degree from our program will be able to apply different haircutting…

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10 Popular Hairstyles for Women in 2020

Changing up your hairstyle and hair color is an easy way to change up your entire look in 2020. Just like clothing, hairstyles and colors go in cycles. What used to be popular in the 1920s is popular now, just look at the comeback that bobs have made! If you are looking for some hair…

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