Cosmetology School News and EventsThe Cosmetology students at Remington College are some of the busiest folks on-campus! With a student salon to manage, cosmetology hours to earn, and promotions like Cuts for Kids and Locks of Love that give back to the community, this program is often bustling with activity. Read below to learn what our students have been up to and see what life is like as a Cosmetology student at Remington College! Call or request information to learn more about our Cosmetology diploma program! Cosmetology Program News & Articles Cuts for Kids has provided thousands of back-to-school haircuts Remington College is holding its third annual Cuts for Kids event this summer. Students in Remington College cosmetology programs across the country will provide complimentary back-to-school haircuts for kids ages 17 and under. Columbia Cosmetology Local Mall Beauty Fashion Show Cosmetology students at Remington College – Columbia Campus recently put their hard work on display, creating a "Princess Wonderland"themed fashion show at the Dutch Square Mall in Columbia, South Carolina, on April 15, 2011. Houston Southeast Cosmetology Students Hold Top Model Competition Flat irons, hair spray, and make-up took center stage as the students in our Cosmetology II classes at our Campus in Webster, Texas,held their first-ever "America’s Next Top Model" competition on May 20, 2011. Cosmetology Students Houston Southeast at the Armstrong-McCall Hair and Make-Up Show On Saturday, May 21, 2011, 26 students in the Cosmetology Program at our Remington College – Houston Southeast Campus participated in the Armstrong-McCall Hair and Make-Up Show, held at Moody Gardens in Galveston, Texas. Our students enjoyed themselves and gained valuable experience in styling, modeling, retailing, and applying make-up for Matrix, the show’s sponsor.... Two Houston Southeast Cosmetology Students Advance in Junior Style Stars Competition We are pleased to announce that two Cosmetology students from Remington College – Houston Southeast Campus advanced to the sixth and seventh rounds, respectively, of this year’s Junior Style Stars competition, in the bridal hairstyle category.... Another Win for Our Memphis Cosmetology Students! Congratulations to the students in our Memphis Campus Cosmetology Program for continuing their winning ways! Their latest accomplishment? Earning an impressive four trophies in the River City Hair Designers "Hair Biz Student Competition" on March 28,2011! The competition took place at Agricenter International in Memphis. Cosmetology Students Accept the Challenge for a Chance to Win Junior Style Stars Competition According to the official website, the Junior Style Stars competition is held "for the enhancement of careers in the cosmetology field." This is accomplished by "providing a platform for the future hairstylists to develop their artistic skills, as each participant competes on the identical mannequin and receives the same photography." Remington College - Honolulu Campus Holds "Locks of Love" Event The Honolulu Cosmetology School - Paul Brown Institute at Remington College - will be hosting a Locks of Love event to help raise hair donations. Women of Hope: Able Hands Are Reaching Out and Making a Difference at Mobile Campus On January 21, 2011, 10 Cosmetology students from our Mobile, Alabama Campus offered complimentary hair cutting and styling services to 10 women in need as part of a "Day of Beauty" outreach effort coordinated by Cosmetology Chair LaKeyshia Mauldin and Pastor Lonnie Honeycutt, of Haven of Hope,part of Mobile’s 99 for 1 Ministries... Ivan Zoot Shows Tampa Cosmetology Students How It’s Done – In Record Time Need a haircut in a hurry? Ivan Zoot’s your man. Referred to as"Clipper Guy" and the "Michael Phelps of Barbering," Mr. Zoot set three individual hair cutting world records on August 22 and 23, 2008, for fastest haircut (55 seconds), most haircuts in a single hour (34), and most consecutive haircuts in 24 hours (340). Nashville Cosmetology Graduate Named "Diploma Graduate of the Quarter" for Success As a Student and a Graduate Remington College congratulates Ms. Nina Williams on her selection as "Diploma Graduate of the Quarter" for the first quarter of 2010. Ms. Williams received her Cosmetology diploma in January 2010 and has already made her mark in the cosmetology field.... Cosmetology Career Job Outlook Archive Learn more about the career possibilities with an education in Cosmetology. Remington College Cleveland Campus Offers $5 Hair Cuts to Raise Money for the Komen Foundation Remington College-Cleveland Campus is offering $5 hair cuts to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The program is called Cuts for Cause and will run from Tuesday, October 26 through Saturday October 30. Remington College in Baton Rouge Offers $5 Hair Cuts to Raise Money for the Komen Foundation Remington College-Baton Rouge Campus is offering $5 hair cuts to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The program is called Cuts for Cause and will run from Monday, October 4 through Friday October 8. Remington College Provides More than 3,000 Complimentary Back-to-School Hair Cuts Remington College sent more than 3,000 students back to school looking and feeling their best this summer. The career college provided complimentary back to school hair cuts at the thirteen Remington College campuses with cosmetology departments. Remington College Offers Complimentary Haircuts for Kids Remington College will offer complimentary back-to-school haircuts for children this summer. The annual Cuts for Kids event will take place on 11 Remington College campuses with cosmetology programs. Remington College Provides More Than 800 Complimentary Salon Services Instructors and students in Remington College Cosmetology Programs provided complimentary services salon services for high school students during the height of the prom season. A total of 845 complimentary Prom Night Makeover services were provided. Remington College - Mobile Campus Holds July 12 Grand Opening for new Cosmetology School Mobile, Ala. – (July 9, 2010) - Remington College-Mobile Campus will hold an open house for its new Remington College School of Cosmetology on Monday, July 12 from noon to 2 p.m. The public is invited to tour the salon, manicure/pedicure/facial areas and the classrooms. Instructors and students will be on hand to talk about the program. Honolulu Cosmetology Group Celebrates Student Accomplishments Cosmetology students at Remington College – Honolulu Campus recently got together to help celebrate some milestones.... Tampa Cosmetology Students Help Moffitt Cancer Patients, Survivors and Others Tampa Cosmetology Students Help Moffitt Cancer Patients, Survivors and Others Through the efforts of Department Chair Marissa Rosen, the Cosmetology Department at Remington College – Tampa Campus has been a frequent participant at events sponsored by Tampa’s Moffitt Cancer Center. Memphis Cosmetology Students Help Local Special-Needs Middle School Students Select a New Look On January 15, 2010, Remington College – Memphis Campus hosted a group of seven special needs students from South Side Middle School, in Memphis... March Cosmetology Promotion – Today’s Your Lucky Day Our March Cosmetology Promotions are available at the following campus locations:Remington College – Baton Rouge Campus Remington College Graduate Makes the Cut, Opens Her Own Salon in Fort Worth As a cosmetology student at Remington College – Fort Worth Campus, Chakina Watkins had the goal of one day opening her own salon. Ms. Watkins wasted little time in achieving her goal, graduating with her diploma in September 2009 and opening her own salon just a week later.* Giving Back: Prom Night Makeovers a Big Hit at Houston Southeast May 23, 2009, was an evening that 19 Texas City High School girls may remember for some time: not only because it was prom night, but also because of the makeovers they received courtesy of Cosmetology students and instructors at Remington College – Houston Southeast Campus. Remington College Makes Sure Disadvantaged Students Look Their Best for Prom Remington College – Houston Southeast Campus is partnering with the Assistance League of the Bay Area ("ALBA") and their "Operation Cinderella" Program to make sure disadvantaged high school students look their best on prom night. Giving Back: Remington College – Tampa Campus Teams with the Dress for Success Tampa Bay Affiliate The Cosmetology Department at Remington College – Tampa Campus has coordinated with the local Tampa Bay affiliate of the Dress for Success® Program to offer complimentary haircuts and manicures to deserving women who have overcome tremendous life challenges, rehabilitated their lives, and are now preparing to interview for jobs.The Cosmetology Department at Remington College – Tampa Campus has coordinated with the local Tampa Bay affiliate of the Dress for Success® Program to offer complimentary haircuts and manicures to deserving women who have overcome tremendous life challenges, rehabilitated their lives, and are now preparing to interview for jobs. Honolulu Cosmetology Students: Showcasing Their Skills for Paul Brown Institute Photo Shoot A September 14 photo shoot to prepare advertising materials for the Paul Brown Institute at Remington College turned out to be a valuable hands-on experience for our Cosmetology students at Remington College –Honolulu Campus. Giving Back: "Cuts for Kids" a Success at All Nine Participating Campuses Congratulations to all of the Remington College campuses participating in our August 2009 "Cuts for Kids" promotion, which offered haircuts at no cost to children aged 17 and under, along with cuts, shampoos, styles, hair coloring, and other services to adults at half the regular price. Remington College – Dallas Campus Cosmetology Instructors and Students Thanksgiving Volunteers On November 25, 2009, two instructors and 18 students from our Dallas Campus Cosmetology Program offered free shampoos and haircuts to the homeless attending a Thanksgiving luncheon in the Oak Cliff area of Dallas. This gathering, sponsored by the Homeless Advocates of Texas (HAT), was held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Temple of God Church, 3200 S. Ramona Ave., in Dallas. Remington College Cosmetology Campuses Participating in "Locks of Love" Donation Efforts As part of our ongoing commitment to assist communities and people in need, all Remington College campuses that offer a Cosmetology Program are pleased to announce their participation as official Lock sof Love donation centers. Program Perspectives: From Tampa Cosmetology Department Chairperson Marissa Rosen From time to time, Today @ Remington College will feature an interview with a Campus Director of Education or Department Chairperson to get their unique perspectives on the programs they are involved with at their campuses. Remington College-Tampa Campus adds Evening Classes to Cosmetology Program Tampa, FL – (January 22, 2010) - Remington College–Tampa Campus is adding evening classes as an option for students in its Cosmetology Diploma Program . Classes in the evening program will be held Monday-Thursday from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Remington College - Houston Campus Offers New Cosmetology Program Houston, TX – (June 31, 2009) - Remington College-Houston Campus is now enrolling students for its new Cosmetology Diploma Program. The Cosmetology program teaches students the art of hair, skin and nail care through traditional classroom instruction and hands-on training in the 'The Salon at Remington', which allows students to work with real clients. Remington College-Baton Rouge Campus Offers New Cosmetology Program Baton Rouge, LA – June 1, 2009 - Remington College - Baton Rouge is now enrolling students for its new Cosmetology Diploma Program. The program curriculum includes training in the art, science and business of cosmetology. Remington College works with Operation Cinderella to Provide Free Salon Services for Select Students Webster, TX – March 30, 2009 - Remington College® Houston Southeast Campus is partnering with the Assistance League of the Bay Area ("ALBA") and their "Operation Cinderella" Program to make sure disadvantaged high school students look their best on prom night. Remington College Set to Begin Cosmetology Program Heathrow, FL - July 30, 2007 – Remington College announces the addition of a Cosmetology Program to its educational offerings. The program is scheduled to become part of the curriculum at our Fort Worth Campus with our July 23 class start. What Is Cosmetology? The field of cosmetology is devoted to making others look and feel their best. If you want to achieve a successful career in cosmetology, then your ultimate goal as a licensed cosmetologist should be to create an experience that each of your clients will enjoy and want to repeat. "A Day in the Life": Cosmetology If a career in the salon industry as a hair stylist or hair colorist sounds promising to you, you’ll want to know more about what you might expect during a typical day on the job.