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New NIGHT Classes and Other Enrollment Opportunities at SSA KC

New NIGHT Classes and Other Enrollment Opportunities at SSA KC

Things are changing here at Summit Salon Academy Kansas City, and it’s all for the better! If your current job’s schedule has kept you from going for it in the career of your dreams as a cosmetolo

How to Make the Latest Braid Styles for Your Holiday Hairstyle

How to Make the Latest Braid Styles for Your Holiday Hairstyle

The holidays are coming before you know it, and it’s time to think about your holiday hairstyle! Braids are an incredibly versatile hairstyle that goes everywhere – from formal parties to the offi

Pros and Cons of Being a Hairstylist in 2021

Pros and Cons of Being a Hairstylist in 2021

We know you’ve been thinking about it – every time you walk into a salon, you’re wondering whether becoming a hairstylist would be a great career for you. After all, it’s an exciting business

Love Your Curls – Tips on How to Style Them

Love Your Curls – Tips on How to Style Them

Whether you’ve always had curly hair or have recently changed your texture, curls are a beautiful way to get a great style! But there are a lot of myths out there, one of them being that once you ha

Six Myths About Acne We Hear Every Day

Six Myths About Acne We Hear Every Day

Struggling with persistent acne breakouts? If you’re like most people, you’ve probably tried everything over the counter and still can’t get the smooth, healthy-looking skin you want. Unfortunat

Cute and Easy Hairstyles for New Moms

Cute and Easy Hairstyles for New Moms

Being a new mom is one of the most exciting phases in a lifetime. It’s also one of the busiest! In addition to the added responsibility of caring for your new little one, you’re also dealing with

Top Reasons to Become an Esthetician in 2021

Top Reasons to Become an Esthetician in 2021

Looking for a career change and love helping people look and feel amazing? You might be the perfect candidate for a new career in esthetics. With our exceptional training programs that get you into th

The Importance of a Great Skincare Routine

The Importance of a Great Skincare Routine

Everyone wants soft, healthy skin, and the best way to keep it looking and feeling great is through a regular skincare routine. There’s more to a great skincare routine than just cleansing, so it’

There’s No Better Time Than Now to Be a Stylist

There’s No Better Time Than Now to Be a Stylist

With all the challenges we’ve experienced lately, one thing has become increasingly clear: people love and need their stylists! There’s never been a better time to be a stylist, and if you enroll

Elements of a Great Cosmetology School

Elements of a Great Cosmetology School

Thinking about starting a new career in cosmetology? Now is a great time to make it happen! The demand for licensed cosmetologists is growing every year, and these days, people appreciate their cosmet

Swimsuits are On Their Way, Time to Get Rid of Body Hair

Swimsuits are On Their Way, Time to Get Rid of Body Hair

Summer is here, and it’s time to relax for fun in the sun! You want to look your best at the beach or at the poolside in that new, revealing bikini, so it’s important to get rid of unwanted body h

Why Redken®? Experience the Best Transformation for Your Hair

Why Redken®? Experience the Best Transformation for Your Hair

At Summit Salon Academy KC, we choose only the very best professional haircare companies as partners. The reason is simple: we want our student stylists to learn from the best, so we need to use the b

Pros and Cons of Being an Esthetician in 2021

Pros and Cons of Being an Esthetician in 2021

Thinking about getting started on your career as an esthetician this year? As with every profession, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons before making the commitment to the industry, especiall

8 Trending 2021 Summer Haircuts and Styles You Will Love

8 Trending 2021 Summer Haircuts and Styles You Will Love

Now that summer is just around the corner – it may be time for a change. For some, it could be a new outfit or some new makeup colors, but for others, it could be a completely new haircut style or h

Q&A About Starting Your New Career at Summit Salon Academy KC

Q&A About Starting Your New Career at Summit Salon Academy KC

Spring is here, and that’s a time of renewal. It’s the perfect time to start thinking about your new career in the cosmetology or esthetics industry, and we’re excited to help you here at Summit

Get Your Best Hair Ever with Deep Conditioning Treatments

Get Your Best Hair Ever with Deep Conditioning Treatments

Conditioning is a must for your hair no matter what your hair type, but many people skip this important step for keeping hair healthy-looking, soft, and manageable. Others use only at-home treatments,

8 Reasons Why Our Students Love Learning at SSA KC

8 Reasons Why Our Students Love Learning at SSA KC

If you’re like most people, you’ve been spending a lot of time this past year thinking about your career options for the future. If you love helping people look and feel their best, the cosmetolog

Why You Should Sign Up for Cosmetology School Today

Why You Should Sign Up for Cosmetology School Today

Last year was challenging for everyone, all these closures and restrictions showed us just how much everyone relies on their cosmetologist. Demand in the field is expected to continue to increase, so

Why Professional Facials are So Effective

Why Professional Facials are So Effective

Taking good care of your skin is a crucial part of your beauty routine because great makeup looks start with healthy, smooth skin. The standard morning cleansing routine just isn’t enough to ensure

Advance Your Career in the Wellness Industry with Massage Therapy

Advance Your Career in the Wellness Industry with Massage Therapy

These days, there’s a lot of excitement about careers in the wellness industry. With the growing demand in this sector from an increased interest in personal wellness, massage therapy is a great car

Escape Hibernation with Luxury Beauty Services at Summit Salon Academy KC

Escape Hibernation with Luxury Beauty Services at Summit Salon Academy KC

Last year was a challenge, and we all feel like we’ve been hibernating for months! Thankfully, we can finally see a light at the end of the tunnel for 2021, and now is the time to get back to experi

Start Your New Esthetics Career in 2021 at Summit Salon Academy KC

Start Your New Esthetics Career in 2021 at Summit Salon Academy KC

It’s a new year, and that means it’s time to think about a change in all aspects of your life. Have you been looking for a new career working with people and helping them look and feel their best?

Festive Holiday Styles Everyone Will Be Wearing

Festive Holiday Styles Everyone Will Be Wearing

The holiday season is here, and it’s time to think about that new holiday hairstyle you want for your celebrations. Whether you’re invited to in-person, physically distanced events, or plan on som

Relaxation for Your Emotional Wellbeing at Summit Salon Academy KC

Relaxation for Your Emotional Wellbeing at Summit Salon Academy KC

It’s been a challenging year, so having a targeted focus on your emotional wellbeing is important as we move toward recovery from the pandemic. One of the most important ways to care for your emotio

The Exciting Benefits of a Cosmetology Career

The Exciting Benefits of a Cosmetology Career

If you’ve been searching for the right career path and love helping people look and feel their best, cosmetology may be the perfect career for you. At Summit Salon Academy KC, we developed our progr

6 Best Haircut and Hair Color Trends for Fall & Winter 2020

6 Best Haircut and Hair Color Trends for Fall & Winter 2020

The cooler months have arrived, and it’s time to get ready with a new style to match your new fall and winter wardrobe! With face masks prevalent this year, hair is the big focus for changing up you

The Benefits of Gel Manicures and Pedicures

The Benefits of Gel Manicures and Pedicures

  There’s no doubt that clean, well-manicured nails are a must – after all, your hands are one of the first things people notice about you. And if you’re getting a polish with your manicure to

Advance Your Esthetics Career with a CIDESCO Diploma

Advance Your Esthetics Career with a CIDESCO Diploma

  Did you know that you can go above and beyond the basic requirements for your esthetician license and that it can pave the way to a career in an exclusive five-star spa? The secret is CIDESCO trai

Hair Trends You’ll See Everywhere for Fall 2020

Hair Trends You’ll See Everywhere for Fall 2020

The new season is almost here, and with it comes the exciting chance to try a fun, new style! With face masks prevalent this year, a new hairstyle or hair color is a great way to make a statement for

A Day in the Life of a Summit Salon Academy KC Cosmetology Student

A Day in the Life of a Summit Salon Academy KC Cosmetology Student

Thinking about getting started with your new cosmetology career? At Summit Salon Academy KC, we’ve helped hundreds of people just like you jumpstart their new careers with exceptional training and s

Expanded Topics for Cosmetology and Esthetics Training: Sanitation

Expanded Topics for Cosmetology and Esthetics Training: Sanitation

It’s a great time to train for a career as an esthetician or cosmetologist. While there have been a lot of changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most salons are reopening to discover that people val

All About Lashes and Brows

All About Lashes and Brows

These days, the eyes are the focus. Your eye makeup is always the crowning touch for your style, but now, with face masks becoming an ever-present part of our wardrobes, accentuating the eyes is espec

Relax with a Massage for Better Health and Wellness

Relax with a Massage for Better Health and Wellness

Life is full of stress, and sometimes it can become so overwhelming that it affects your health. Managing stress is one of the most important things you can do for your wellbeing, and regular massage

Reasons to Choose Cosmetology for Your New Career

Reasons to Choose Cosmetology for Your New Career

It’s true that cosmetology is an exciting field, and with enrollment open now for our world-class cosmetology program at Summit Salon Academy KC, we’ve seen a lot of exciting new students get sign

Take Good Care of Your Summer Skin at Summit Salon Academy KC

Take Good Care of Your Summer Skin at Summit Salon Academy KC

The summer heat can really leave your skin feeling parched, flaky, and dry. That’s why good skin care is even more important this time of year, and an important part of a great skincare regimen is s

Follow Your Passion for a Successful Career in Esthetics or Cosmetology

Follow Your Passion for a Successful Career in Esthetics or Cosmetology

Owning a successful business is the dream of many, and when it’s a fun, exciting business that you love to do, that makes it even better. If you’ve always wanted to be an esthetician or cosmetolog

Cleaning and Disinfection Policies at Summit Salon Academy KC

Cleaning and Disinfection Policies at Summit Salon Academy KC

As salons reopen in Kansas City, MO, including the student salon at Summit Salon Academy KC, we want to ensure that our valued clients feel comfortable visiting the salon for their hair and skin care

Looking to the Future for your Cosmetology Career

Looking to the Future for your Cosmetology Career

Whether you’ve started your Summit Salon Academy KC cosmetology program or are thinking about becoming a student, the current COVID-19 crisis can be troubling. After all, salons and spas are closed

Men’s Haircut Trends for Spring

Men’s Haircut Trends for Spring

Spring is here, and it’s time for a new style. The fresh, new look trend isn’t just for women – men can get a great new style with a new haircut from this year’s men’s haircut styles. Curta

Hair Color Trends for Spring

Hair Color Trends for Spring

With spring finally here, it’s time to think about a new look – and what better way to make a change than with a fun, new hair color? We’ve been combing through the new color trends for spring 2

What Will I Learn? Exploring the Summit Salon Academy KC Esthetics Program

What Will I Learn? Exploring the Summit Salon Academy KC Esthetics Program

We work hard to provide the best quality programming for all our Summit Salon Academy KC students. Our esthetics program features an exciting CIDESCO curriculum, a world-class training program that re

Job Outlook and Career Benefits for Professional Stylists

Job Outlook and Career Benefits for Professional Stylists

If you love being around people, a career as a stylist can be the perfect choice for you. You’ll feel great every time your clients walk out of your salon with a smile because they feel energized an

Microdermabrasion Treatments for Soft, Smooth, Beautiful Skin

Microdermabrasion Treatments for Soft, Smooth, Beautiful Skin

You may have heard of microdermabrasion. Its popularity is well-deserved, as this amazing, science-backed skin treatment helps give you the smooth, gorgeous skin you’ve always wanted. Our students a

Get a Personalized Makeup Application for the Holidays

Get a Personalized Makeup Application for the Holidays

The new year is almost here, and it’s the perfect time to think about a new look. A professional makeup application is a perfect way to look flawless at all the upcoming holiday parties, so now is a

The Growing Demand for Stylists/Cosmetologists

The Growing Demand for Stylists/Cosmetologists

If you’ve been thinking about a career in cosmetology, now is the time to act. Job outlook research has shown that demand for cosmetologists is increasing, opening up a much broader market for your

Why Professional Nail Care is So Important

Why Professional Nail Care is So Important

Most people don’t skimp on personal care and hygiene. We take care of ourselves every day, with regular skincare routines, tooth care, bathing, and hair care, but some of us don’t take regular car

Get Started with Waxing Now for Smooth Skin Year-Round

Get Started with Waxing Now for Smooth Skin Year-Round

As temperatures begin to cool, thoughts of warm summer pool parties and beach vacations slip into our memories. Though it seems too early to talk about unwanted hair removal with winter just around th

Get Started Today on Your New Career as an Esthetician

Get Started Today on Your New Career as an Esthetician

Been thinking about your future? Career training opens a window of opportunity for you, and here at Summit Salon Academy Kansas City, we’re dedicated to providing you valuable career training that s

Get Smooth, Soft, Healthy Skin with Facials and Facial Treatments

Get Smooth, Soft, Healthy Skin with Facials and Facial Treatments

Want superior skincare at an affordable price? The pros recommend regular facials for optimal skin health – at least every 3-4 weeks – but that can get expensive at a traditional salon. At Summit

How to Get Financial Aid for Your Cosmetology/Esthetics Programs

How to Get Financial Aid for Your Cosmetology/Esthetics Programs

If you’ve been dreaming of a career in cosmetology or esthetics, our world-class training programs at Summit Salon Academy will give you a competitive advantage in life. However, we know that some o

The Benefits of Regular, Professional Facial Treatments

The Benefits of Regular, Professional Facial Treatments

Your face is the first thing everyone sees when they meet you, and healthy skin is an important part of that good first impression. Our skin needs regular care to look it’s best, and regularly sched

The Importance of Nail Care

The Importance of Nail Care

We use our hands every day, and they are also one of the first things that others notice about us. Having great looking nails can give you that extra boost of confidence throughout your day, and regul

Get World-Class CIDESCO Training at Summit Salon Academy

Get World-Class CIDESCO Training at Summit Salon Academy

In most esthetician schools, the emphasis is on an entry-level education that teaches you the basics in the minimum required hours for your esthetician license. But if your passion is to excel in your

Open a World of Opportunity with a Professional Cosmetology License

Open a World of Opportunity with a Professional Cosmetology License

If you’ve always dreamed of a career in the beauty industry, a cosmetology license is the first place to start. At Summit Salon Academy Kansas City, our cosmetology license programs are designed to

Texturizing Treatments for Soft, Well-Defined Curls

Texturizing Treatments for Soft, Well-Defined Curls

Styles for 2019 are all about curls! To try a fun new style for yourself, texturizing treatments help give you that look you want with less effort with the curling iron every morning. Curl texturizing

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