This course offers a study of the practices and principles of skills needed to be successful in cosmetology and related fields. It provides knowledge of the structure and chemistry of the hair, scalp, and skin. Skills will be gained in the proper use of products and techniques in providing cosmetology related services. Practical classes are taught to all beginning students covering sanitation, shampooing, hair shaping, hairstyling, hair coloring, permanent waving, hair relaxing, facials, make-up, manicuring, and hair removal. Training includes completion of basic curriculum and tests. In this portion, students work on mannequins. After completing the basic procedures, students begin practicing on patrons. Upon completion of the program, the student is awarded a certificate of completion. After students have taken and passed their Louisiana State Board exams and met other Board requirements, the State will mail the students’ Cosmetology license to the school.
To educate students in men and women hair cutting, styling, perming, and coloring with care and various new techniques in the field of Cosmetology.
- To insure an understanding of the theory and practice necessary for professional hair care.
- To teach the principles of the care of the health, condition, and appearance of the hair, skin, and nails.