Category: Esthetics

January 11, 2021

8 Ways to Eliminate or Prevent Dry Skin

How to Get Rid of Dry Skin If you’ve been wondering how to get rid of dry skin, Pivot Point Academy has gathered the best home remedies for dry skin below so you can glow from the outside-in. Oatmeal Baths Oatmeal is a timeless treatment for how to get rid of dry skin because of…

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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. Sample services you haven’t tried before, receive You’ll enjoy Priority Service appointments, and take advantage of great savings on all Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Barbering services as well as our retail products like those used during your services,…

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December 13, 2020

12 Tips to Consider Prior to Applying Foundation

How to Apply Foundation to Your Face Foundation makeup is the literal foundation of your overall makeup look. You need to put your best beat forward if you want to go out feeling as good as you already look. If you’re new to makeup and need some guidance or are a budding makeup artist looking…

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December 12, 2020

Business Training

Learn the business skills for the career of your dreams and increase your Salon Readiness. Love what you do and make money doing it Gone are the days a service is all that matters. To be successful in this industry, you need in-depth business training to prepare you for a prosperous future. At Pivot Point…

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December 17, 2018

How to Perform a Facial Treatment: 9 Step Guide

Facials are a relaxing way to exfoliate and hydrate the skin, creating a bright, beautiful complexion. There are many reasons why your clients may request a professional facial treatment: they could want clearer skin, may need hydration, or may understand the anti-aging benefits of a facial. Whatever reason they have for scheduling a facial, you’ll…

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December 3, 2018

Introducing PCA Skin Care now at Pivot Point Academy

PCA SKIN® has been and continues to be a trusted innovator in the development of highly effective products.  They have been known as the pioneers of chemical exfoliation/peels.  PCA SKIN addresses each skin condition holistically, with products combining the newest and most efficacious ingredients paired with proven, tried and true ingredients to create unparalleled, visible results….

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March 12, 2018

50 Shades of Skin Demonstration

Come join us for a demonstration on the art of professional makeup for various skin tones. We will discuss foundation color choices, mixing and matching, color correction for pigmentation, application techniques and product recommendation. We will focus on a commercial style of makeup, that will allow you to transition it from bridal to film work….

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March 8, 2018

Dermatologist vs Esthetician: Differences & Similarities

Trying to achieve your skin care goals? A face mask here and there and a healthy diet may not always be enough to keep your skin thriving. Sometimes you need an expert opinion from skin care professionals to reach real results. So where do you go? Should you seek a dermatologist or an esthetician? Many…

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January 29, 2018

Award-Winning Looks For Valentine’s Day

We’re all aware that Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. If you’ve watched TV at all over the past month, you also know that it’s awards season. Every year, Hollywood’s finest emerge to showcase not only support for each other’s impressive works, but new, red carpet-ready trends and styles. •     Want to learn…

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