Ira R.

Houston, TX


Cosmetology Prep Specialist

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About Ira

I am a native Houstonian and a part time Adjunct Instructor with a local community college. I bring twenty plus years of experience in the Cosmetology industry. I am licensed as a Cosmetologist and Cosmetology Instructor in the state of Texas where I have experience as a stylist and small business owner, as an instructor teaching in private beauty school and vocational schools. I enjoy all aspects of working within the Cosmetology industry, but teaching has allowed me an opportunity to share my knowledge and passion about the Cosmetology profession. I thrive in helping people though education by keeping up with all new updates from TDLR and the beauty Industry. My methods and teaching strategies are based on real life experience in various cosmetology areas different teaching methodology and enhancement, hair chemistry/styling/cutting and facial. I specialize in nonsurgical hair replacement, like hair weaving, hair extensions, and many more innovative techniques. I teach from a syllabus that contains course information within state guideline. I am a native Houstonian and a part time Adjunct Instructor with a local community college. I bring twenty plus years of experience in the Cosmetology industry. I am licensed as a Cosmetologist and Cosmetology Instructor in the state of Texas where I have experience as a stylist and Read more

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Travels within 15 miles of Houston, TX 77071
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Cosmetology is defined as the art and science of beautifying and improving the skin, nails,and hair. Cosmetology is a term used to encompass a broad range of specialty areas, including , hairstyling, nail technology, and skin care. A Cosmetologist is the person who performs these beauty services. Most states required a person to be license through the State they work in.

This course will use effective teaching methods and materials to assist students in meeting objectives, that are appropriate for students, with learning styles that will engage the students in learning. This course will observe state-mandated guidelines and requirements of the industry, as appropriate to the discipline).

As a Professional Hair Stylist for the past 20 plus years, I have consistently demonstrated the vision, dedication and diligence necessary to be considered among the best.

I am a 20 year veteran hair stylist an expert in all aspects of cosmetology who specializes in the application of ethnic products. In addition to my career as a hair stylist, I also teach cosmetology, give seminars to students as a Cosmetology Instructor. I am a member of the National Cosmetology Association. My expertise and professional experience encompass the full range of cosmetology products, services, techniques and salon management. My experience includes topics involving:
Cosmetology standards of care and practice
State cosmetology regulations
Salon/spa policies, protocols, processes and procedures
Salon/spa safety practices
Salon/spa safety manuals, procedure guidelines, manuals, and handbooks
Salon/spa sanitation
Salon/spa management and marketing
Hair care services, including:
? Cleansing and conditioning
? Cutting and styling
? Bleaching/lightening and blonding
? Foil dimensional hair coloring/party colors/hi-lighting
? Coloring/dyeing, corrective coloring
? Permanent waving
? Straightening/relaxing, keratin treatments, smoothing treatments
? Hair extension: weaves, braids in closers, fusion, clip-ins and more.
Manicuring and pedicuring

Hair removal/waxing and depilatory treatments

Testing of professional salon products for manufacturers including:
? Hair color
? Hair bleach and lighteners
? Hair relaxers/straighteners/smoothing treatments
? General salon hair care products



degree (Business)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Ira will travel within 15 miles of Houston, TX 77071.

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