It’s never too late to start your dream career in cosmetology. If your passion is to make other people feel and look beautiful, it doesn’t matter if you’re 21 or 41. You can have the career you’ve dreamed of. And there is no time like the present to get started.
There’s No Maximum Age on Learning
As long as you reach the minimum age required by your state, there is no maximum! You’ll need a high school diploma or GED and then you can enroll in cosmetology school. Many people actually don’t attend cosmetology school right after high school for lots of reasons and there is nothing wrong with that. If you have a passion for hair, makeup, manicuring, skincare, or any of the other parts of cosmetology, you’ve probably always had it! Now is great time to hone those skills and turn them into a career.
You’ll Make a More Serious Student
Chances are now that you’re a little older and a little wiser you’re ready to take things as important as your career more seriously. You’re not taking cosmetology classes because someone is making you. You’re doing it because this is what you really, really want to do. That means when you’re in class, you’ll pay close attention to everything you want to learn. You also will bring your years of knowledge, experience, and confidence into the classroom and on the salon floor. What could you share?
Cosmetology Can be A Great Second Career
It doesn’t matter what you do now, if you’re ready to make a move, cosmetology can be a great second career. You can learn what you need, pass your licensure exam, and build your career. And unlike 9 to 5 jobs, cosmetology can be more flexible. Once you establish your own clients, you can decide when you can and can’t see them. You can also bring your skills with you wherever you go! You’ll have to make sure to follow the licensing requirements of whichever state you settle in, but you could live anywhere.
Do What You Love
Probably the most important reason you’re not too old is because you deserve to do what you love. Don’t you?
If you’re ready to explore a cosmetology career, you’ll need to get training and experience. Find a school and schedule a tour today. Taking a tour is the best way to gauge if a school is right for you. For more tips to guide you in your school search, read these 6 Steps for Choosing the Right Cosmetology School.
Does cosmetology training sound like the path to the career of your dreams? Get started today! We have 6 campuses throughout the Inland Empire. Find out which one is closest to you. Fill out the form to learn more about our Cosmetology program now.