Unleash Your Creativity: A World of Excitement Awaits in Hair & Beauty!

Do you have a passion for making people look and feel their best? Are you brimming with creativity and a desire to express yourself? Then a career in hair and beauty is the perfect place to turn your passion into purpose!

Why Hair & Beauty? It's More Than Just a Job!

  • Be Your Own Boss: Build your dream career! The hair and beauty industry offers the flexibility to work freelance, open your own salon, or become a sought-after session stylist.

  • Endless Creativity: Unleash your inner artist! From cutting and colouring hair to creating flawless makeup looks, every day is a chance to express your unique vision.

  • No Two Days Are the Same: Embrace the variety! Meet new people, listen to their stories, and transform their confidence with your skills.

  • Constant Learning & Growth: Stay ahead of the curve! The industry is constantly evolving, with new trends and techniques to master, keeping your work exciting and stimulating.

  • Be Part of Something Bigger: Help people feel beautiful on their special occasions, boost their self-esteem, and witness the transformative power of your craft.

Hair & Beauty Careers: A Spectrum of Opportunities

There's a perfect niche for everyone in the vibrant world of hair and beauty! Here's just a taste:

  • Hairstylist: Become a maestro of mane magic! Transform hair with cuts, colours, and styles that flatter every face and personality.

  • Makeup Artist: Unleash your inner makeup magician! Master the art of creating flawless looks for every occasion, from weddings to red carpets.

  • Beautician: Give the gift of glowing skin! Provide facials, waxing, and other treatments to help clients achieve their skincare goals.

  • Nail Technician: Turn fingertips into tiny works of art! Specialise in manicures, pedicures, and stunning nail designs that express personal style.

  • Barber: Be a master of the fade! Provide classic cuts, shaves, and beard trims, catering to the modern gentleman.

Blackpool Skills Academy: Your Gateway to Hair & Beauty Success

Blackpool Skills Academy equips you with the skills and knowledge to launch your exciting career in hair and beauty. Our industry-standard training, combined with expert instructors and real-world experience, will put you on the road to becoming a confident and qualified professional.

Things to practise

Work through the tabs below to explore familiar school topics and their application to the industry. We'll also be exploring this content in your workshop sessions at our campus. 

We're working with our partner schools to grow these resources to ensure your success in school examinations and Apprenticeship applications etc.