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5 Resolutions for 2021!

  Remove friendships that don’t lift you up & remove doubt!  Get those zzzz’s (sleep is key) Hydrate! (drink water) Read those books! Find passion in your career and through education!   Maybe you feel flustered. You know you want to IMPROVE, but you don’t know what to write down...

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Chic Graduates Spotlight!

Featuring… Ciara Burgos and Aleah Alvarado   At Chic, we are proud to train and learn from some of the best in the business.  Education is such a key element to true success, and we have seen our 3000+ graduates go on to do incredible things in the beauty industry (humble...

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3 Beauty Brands We LOVE

  Here are 3 incredible beauty brands that we love and some fun facts that make them so amazing!   Image from: instagram.com/billiondollarbrows www.billiondollarbrows.com   Billion Dollar Brows 1. One of the first and only brands to be brow centric. 2. Develop products that deliver innovation and offer a simple...

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Looking For Financing? Here Are 11 Ways To Get Financing That You Can Explore

Looking For Financing? Here are 11 Ways To Get Financing That You Can Explore Some creative ideas that may help you in financing your makeup education GOFUNDME — Get your community involved — if you’re like us, you are probably always on social media.  Why not use this to your advantage? Start a...

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Why Attending a Makeup School is Important

Have you ever considered… Why should I attend a makeup school? We’re happy to answer that! A makeup school opens up a ton of opportunities for your career! It’s more so a specialized field of work, and you get to become creative- so you get the best of both! At...

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Four Fall Trends at Chic Studios LA

Season is a changin’ here, which means hello to sweater weathers, pumpkin spice everything, and of course… new fall makeup trends! Here at Chic Studios LA, we are going to be teaching four awesome trends to rock this Fall and have people swooning at your looks! These trends would surely...

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Our Halloween Makeup Favorites at Chic!

Halloween is approaching! Time to get creative and spooky with some Halloween makeup! At Chic Studios LA, we absolutely love to recreate some of our favorite looks ranging from comic book characters to movie-inspired looks for this spook-tacular season. We encourage everyone to have some fun to achieve the looks,...

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Chic History: Viola Desmond and Her Impact on Los Angeles Makeup & Beauty Culture

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If you haven't heard of chic Viola Desmond, you are about to learn a little about a woman who is a real Canadian hero (our very own founder, Amy Nicole hails from Canada as well, so we have an extra sweet spot for Canadians). The culture of beauty and the cult of beauty owe very much to this woman born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We wouldn't have a thriving professional makeup school at Chic Studios NYC and LA if it wasn't for her doing. Because of Viola's perseverance, we're able to teach students the history and the art of makeup in our Basic Makeup 101 class!

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What to Look for When Choosing a Professional Beauty School

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Sites like YouTube and Instagram have launched the world of makeup and beauty farther than anyone ever knew it could go. The US beauty industry is expected to market over $126 billion annually by 2019. With numbers like that, there is no better time to dive head first into the competitive field of makeup artistry.

It is important to note that the salary of makeup artists has an extremely wide range. This is a career of skill, and the best trained will be the ones making the most out of their education and receiving the highest pay. At Chic Studios we understand the competitive nature of this industry and all the hard work and dedication it takes to make it to the top.  So, we wanted to dive deep into the real questions when choosing a professional beauty school....

Going to beauty school, where do you begin? Here are just a few things to consider when deciding on which school to attend:

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