Hairstylists shampoo, cut, perm, shave, and style hair. With appropriate training, they also perform more complex tasks incuding colouring/frosting hair, weaving, and adding hair extensions.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Hairstylist (332A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified stylists earn an average of $30,000 annually; those with large clientele can earn significantly more. Some Hairstylists work for a salary plus tips, while others work on commission
|Do you have good hand-eye coordination? Are you a creative person?
|Are you comfortable working with measurements, ratios, and performing calculations?
|Are you detail-oriented? Do you consider yourself a perfectionist?
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines? Are you comfortable standing or sitting for long periods of time?
|Are you comfortable working with chemicals?
|Do you have excellent reading, writing, and communication skills?
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision?
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Hairstylist (332A) may be for you!
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