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Monthly Archives: October 2014

MSC – Plymouth Hosts First Annual Fall Fashion Show

Written by Jeff Bishop, career services coordinator MSC-Minnesota School of Cosmetology – Plymouth hosted their First Annual Fall Fashion Show on Tuesday, September 30th and Saturday, October 4th. The Fashion Show featured an overall Disney theme. Each student or group of students were able to choose their own sub-theme to reflect their creativity and talent. MSC-Plymouth students had a month to imagine and practice their looks, and were allowed to have as many models as they wished. Minnesota School of Cosmetology partnered with Redken representatives, who provided tips to the students and donated fabulous prizes for our winners. Sub-themes for the September 30th show included: a modernized Snow White, The
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Halloween Makeup Tips for Kids and Adults

Are you ready for Halloween? Candy and costumes all set out? Halloween is a great time to be creative and go all out. Halloween makeup can be a great alternative to masks for adults and children. They are more comfortable, safer and you get to show your creative side. Kids love it! If you’re looking for some ideas for that last minute primping, we have some great tips and tutorials for you. And I’m including tips to remove that same makeup after the holiday without tears and scrubbing. You don’t want the fun to end with red and irritated skin and eyes. Check out some of these sites for makeup and costume
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MSC Students Compete at INsalon Beauty Show

This past weekend was the annual cosmetology event in the Twin Cities, hosted by the Salon Spa Professional Association. This year, INsalon’s theme was Inspiring Vision. A number of Minnesota School of Cosmetology students competed in the INsalon student competitions. Categories included Women’s Day Cutting Total Look, Men’s Day Cutting Total Look, and Women’s Evening Comb Out Total Look. We want to congratulate MSC-Plymouth students Emily B. and Lorina M. for participating, and Ingris T. for placing! MSC-Woodbury students Kaylee Strandness, Coral Luoma, Holly Cook and Pa Chia Vang also did an awesome job and Sarah Dodd received fourth place in the men’s cutting competition! Interview with MSC-Woodbury student competitor, Sarah
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Minnesota School of Cosmetology Competes at INsalon 2014

Minnesota School of Cosmetology students had the opportunity to attend INsalon this past weekend at the Marriott in Minneapolis.   There were three different competitions that students could sign up to compete in: *   Women’s Evening Total Look *   Women’s Day Total Look *   Men’s Day Total Look MSC Plymouth had seven students sign up to compete this year. Our students practiced on their models for weeks leading up to the competition. They were determined to get every detail perfect for the big day! Here are the specifics for the three events in which students could compete: Women’s Evening Total Look Create an evening look for the
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5 Tips for Healthy Hair this Fall

The days are getting shorter and the leaves are changing color. The weather is getting cooler and drier. It’s a great time to get out and enjoy the end of summer. But have you noticed the changing seasons having an impact on your skin and hair? The drier air means drier hair. And if you have spent a lot of your summer months in the sun, wind and water, your hair probably isn’t in the best shape right now. But we can fix that! Follow our fall hair tips to get your hair in shape for the cooler months. 1. Clarify The end of summer can mean you have lots
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Minnesota School of Cosmetology Partners with Dermalogica to Promote Skin Health

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Naomi McDonald, Dir. of Communications Email: Phone: 651-332-8269 Mobile: 651-785-4171   MINNESOTA SCHOOL OF COSMETOLOGY PARTNERS WITH DERMALOGICA TO PROMOTE SKIN HEALTH Community members are invited to learn about skincare from experts at Face Mapping® event MINNEAPOLIS (Oct. 14, 2014) – The Minnesota School of Cosmetology-Plymouth campus will hold a fun and interactive Dermalogica Face Mapping® event for the community on Thursday, Oct. 16 from 1 – 3 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. This event includes free make-up applications, product knowledge, skin analysis and Halloween face painting for children. Face Mapping® is a zone-by-zone analysis that helps people answer skin care concerns.
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Globe Education Network Partners with to Enhance Student Learning

Online resources will provide additional learning tools to students, staff and faculty Globe Education Network and have partnered to provide online learning tools to enhance the educational experience. All students, staff and faculty at Globe University, Minnesota School of Business, Broadview University, Broadview Entertainment Arts University, Minnesota School of Cosmetology and the Institute of Production and Recording now have access to, an online training library that offers thousands of courses and video tutorials that are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. “This is a valuable resource for not only students, but faculty and staff, too,” says Katrina Neckuty-Fodness, project director of curriculum development for Globe
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