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Hair stylist

Entry level

Entry-level position which provided the opportunity to improve upon, and perfect skills learned in school, whilst developing a distinct approach to maintaining relations with clients.

  • Worked under the supervision of the head hairstylist to provide haircare services encompassing scalp treatments, hair washing, trimmings, etc.
  • Developed a distinct approach to welcoming clients and inquiring about their needs, earning commendations from supervisors and a 100% client satisfaction rate.
  • Ensured all tools and cosmetics used in providing services to clients are arranged in order for easy access and properly maintained in accordance with established health and safety guidelines.
  • Worked collaboratively with colleagues to provide premium customer service to new and existing clients, building customer loyalty and retention rate.

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Cosmetologist

Entry level

Having decided upon a specialization in Theatrical and Performance Makeup, worked extensively to gain real world experience with small theatres locally to develop and extensive portfolio and build a network of industry contacts.

  • Developed theatrical makeup concepts for 3 small sized productions by working with local theatres.
  • Studied scripts to develop an understanding of the types of cosmetics and tools needed to create specific looks that would fit the tone of the production.
  • Assisted and shadowed experienced industry professionals to hone skills and pick up tricks they have learned over the years to elevate the outcomes of work.
  • Applied customer service and communication skills to put actors at ease and ensure a smooth work process.

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Makeup artist

Entry level

Worked as an assistant make-up artist for theatre performances, fashion shows, charity events, and costume galas.

  • Performed makeup applications for two prestigious red-carpet premieres.
  • Provided cosmetic support as an assistant for the cast of a Broadway musical.
  • Offered advice to clients regarding eye and skin care tips and makeup application techniques.
  • Adhered to basic hygienic practices by cleaning and sanitizing cosmetic supplies and maintaining makeup studio.
  • Researched, purchased, and kept and inventory of hypo-allergenic, environmentally friendly, and non-animal tested products for use with regular clients.
  • Studied the best practices for applying makeup in a variety of settings.

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Nail technician

Entry level

Worked for a mid-sized beauty spa as a nail filer, advising customers on nail stylings including French manicures, acrylic manicures, basic manicures, and gel manicures.

  • Scheduled appointments with customers.
  • Performed manicures and pedicures using quality products and precise attentiveness.
  • Engaged in light and friendly conversation while attending to customers for building ease and comfort.
  • Listened to criticism and feedback from supervisors and customers and followed through with all input.
  • Maintained a clean and sanitized workspace and regularly replaced old filing equipment and nail care formulas.
  • Assisted store managers with choosing and ordering inventory for salon.

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Barber

Entry level

Worked for a locally owned barbershop catering to clientele ages 25+. Cleaned and sanitized salon floors, chairs, protective capes, and hair cutting and styling equipment on a regular basis.

  • Maintained a friendly and engaging disposition when interacting with staff and clients.
  • Scheduled appointments and amended time slots when necessary (e.g., cancellations, rescheduling).
  • Provided clients with pictures of hairstyles to give them style ideas and suggestions.
  • Managed cutting and shaving equipment carefully and patiently while attending to clients.
  • Maintained payment information and kept client records in computer database.
  • Established long-term professional relationships with clients.

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Beauty advisor

Entry level

Worked as a cosmetics salesperson for a skincare and makeup brand, performing demonstrations to show the effectiveness of various beauty products.

  • Assisted customers with finding products in store.
  • Answered questions regarding the contents in beauty products.
  • Offered discount and sales specials to customers.
  • Arranged store displays and decorated for special events including holidays.
  • Represented company at events and promoted services and products.
  • Took payments from customers and processed receipts and refunds.
  • Created surveys for customers to fill out to best help them and to improve services.
  • Updated social media websites to creatively advertise products and services.

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Hair stylist

Entry level

Served 5+ clients daily, specializing in the latest styles including but not limited to balayage and reverse balayage, relaxing, gloss, etc. 

  • Implemented additional services such as free pedicure and hair care advice, increasing the number of repeat customers by 14%.
  • Maintained high hygiene standards by thoroughly cleaning hairstyling tools and the floor after serving each client, achieving an over 95% client approval score.
  • Utilized exceptional customer service skills in upselling various hair styling and treatment products to clients, increasing sales by 30%.

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Cosmetologist

Entry level

Provided a wide range of beauty services to clients, including hair sluicing, haircuts, manicures, pedicures, creative hairstyling, etc. 

  • Enhanced client satisfaction through the capacity to handle cosmetology needs for a varied set of backgrounds and ethnicities, ensuring each client achieved their beauty standards.
  • Instrumental in improving new staff productivity by contributing to the introductory training sessions on the basic maintenance and improvements to various styles.
  • Implemented a client scheduling system that revitalized appointment management, allowing clients to book appointments in the comfort of their homes.

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Makeup artist

Entry level

Worked as a freelance makeup artist to cultivate relations skills and perfect makeup application techniques. Developed an extensive portfolio through freelance and collaborative work.

  • Collaborated with different industry professionals like photographers, stylists and models to develop statement makeup looks that complement the model’s features, and is harmonious with the clothing and lighting styles.
  • Liaised with a hairstylist to deliver impeccable and durable bridal looks brides and bridesmaids, received tremendously positive feedback.
  • Offered consultations to clients to assess their needs and apply makeup looks fitting to their appointments.
  • Worked with a local studio to elevate their photos by offering free makeup services for different walk-in clients.

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