We’ve been answering a handful of questions that are commonly asked at the salon or during beauty school and consultations. We’ve compiled a handful of questions that are commonly asked.

Does hair type change over time?

Yes, your hair can change texture over time simply because we get older and your hair can change chemistry. It can also get thinner. Ensure you use the right products and not overdye it which can make it worse.

How often do I really need to trim my hair?

If you are simply looking for a trim while you are growing your hair out or you are someone who doesn’t like getting their hair cut. We recommend getting your ends trimmed every 10 to 12 weeks at a minimum. This ensures you cut your split ends off while keeping your texture healthy. It doesn’t have to be a lot only about ½ inch but it will allow your hair to be healthy and happy.

how long does it take to dye your hair?

It depends on what you are having dyed or what you are doing. On average it will take 2 to 6 hours. Ensure you get a color consultation and be prepared to bring a book while you are at the salon.

how often can you dye your hair?

You are able to dye your hair every 6 to 8 weeks. Ensure the condition of your hair is healthy because if you dye your hair frequently you’ll also need to keep it hydrated and clean without drying it out or damaging it.

What is cosmetology?

Cosmetology is the art and science of beautifying hair, skin, and nails. ·

What’s the difference between esthetician and aesthetician?

Estheticians focus on cosmetic treatments, and aestheticians' roles are more medical because of this difference, aestheticians' titles can also include medical, clinical, or paramedical.

We’ll continuously answer common questions brought up. Keep up to date with David Pressley School of Cosmetology by following our blog or learn these questions and more by applying to beauty school today.

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