WHAT PROTOCOLS DO YOU HAVE IN PLACE FOR COVID 19 SAFETY?
Each student will be required to do the following: A COVID questionnaire must be answered truthfully when clocking in, temperatures will be checked, face masks must be worn at all time when inside the building and a face shield must be worn when lashing. If any symptoms we ask that you do not attend unless you have a negative result.
WHEN CAN I GET A TOUR OF THE ACADEMY?
We welcome walk-in tours on Tuesday - Thursday between 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for PM availability.
WHAT IF I ALREADY HAVE MY COSMETOLOGY OR ESTHETICIAN LICENSE, DO I NEED TO TAKE THE 320 HOUR EYELASH COURSE?
No, you do not. Your Cosmetology or Esthetician license will cover Eyelash Extensions. However, we do offer 2-day certifications to extend your knowledge of sanitation, isolation and application.
I TOOK A ONE DAY COURSE TO LEARN EYELASH EXTENSIONS AND RECEIVED A CERTIFICATE, AM I LICENSED?
No, you are not licensed. A certificate is only valid when you are licensed beauty professional. As of 2012, a certificate without being licensed is not valid in the State of Texas. You are required to take a 320-hour course with an approved TDLR school.
I DON'T HAVE A COSMETOLOGY OR ESTHETICIAN LICENSE NOR EXPERIENCE, CAN I STILL GET AN EYELASH EXTENSION
Eyelash Extension Specialty License is its own license. A person holding a specialty license in eyelash extension application may perform applying semi-permanent, thread-like extensions composed of single fibers to a person's eyelashes. No experience is required. No Cosmetology or Esthetician license required as you will receive a specialty cosmetology license.
WHAT IF I AM A LICENSED COSMETOLOGIST OR ESTHETICIAN, CAN I STILL ENROLL FOR THE 320-HOUR COURSE??
Yes, of course! The 320 hours is completely optional. However, it is not required and a LASH Certification is suffice. Ask us about our Week Mentor Program.
WHAT IF I STARTED SCHOOL/ACADEMY AND DIDN’T FINISH OR I AM CURRENTLY ENROLLED AT ANOTHER BUT WANT TO TRANSFER?
We welcome you! Just make sure the current school has you dropped and cleared from their program before inquiring and enrolling in ours.
CAN I OFFER EYELASH EXTENSION SERVICES IF I ONLY HAVE A CERTIFICATE?
No, you must have a LICENSE to apply Eyelash Extensions. When a lash artist performs lash services without a license, they are subject to be fined.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A PERSON IS FOUND PRACTICING WITHOUT A LICENSE THE FIRST TIME?
Misdemeanor; A fine of no more than $500 and jail up to 90 days or both.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THEY ARE CAUGHT A SECOND TIME PRACTICING WITHOUT A LICENSE?
Misdemeanor; A fine of no more than $1,000 and jail up to a year or both.
ARE ANY OF THE COURSES AVAILABLE IN SPANISH?
¿ALGUNO DE LOS CURSOS ESTAN DISPONIBLE EN ESPAÑOL?
We welcome Spanish-speaking students! Our Educators can speak, read, write and understand basic Spanish and will do their best to translate the information to make certain the student apprehends the material and is able to successfully pass the licensing exam.
¡Los estudiantes que hablan español son bienvenidos! La profesoras pueden hablar, escribir, leer, y entender el español básico y hará todo lo posible por traducir los termino especial para asegurar que el estudiante comprende la materia y pueda completar el examen de licencia.
DO I NEED A SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER TO ENROLL?
No, you do not. There are two options:
1) Your INT or Tax ID can replace your social security number.
2) If you don’t have a SSN, INT or Tax ID - we must physically mail your student permit application. Please allow at least 2 weeks for it to process.
DO I NEED A GED OR DIPLOMA TO ENROLL?
You must be 17 years of age or older, be enrolled in High school, have a diploma/GED to enroll program. A copy of your GED/diploma is not required, however, you will be required to list the name of your program/school and graduation year.
IS COURSE AVAILABLE ONLINE ONLY?
No, all courses MUST be completed in person.
WHAT ARE YOUR COURSE HOURS?
We are open Tuesday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM and Saturday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. On your enrollment day, we can specify hours for AM or PM sessions.
*Please note hours due to COVID-19 can be modified at any time.
WHAT IF I ENROLL AND HAVE TO ABSENT FOR A PERIOD OF TIME OR A PLANNED VACATION. HOW WOULD EFFECT ME?
You are allowed to take time off as long it is communicated. However, you are NOT allowed to be inactive for more than 30 consecutive days, cause of inactivity will result in being un enrolled from the program you will be allowed to enroll again with a fee of $200 (fee subject to change) and pick up where you left off. Anything over 30 days will require a written Leave of Absence subject to approval.
You are responsible to catch up on your hours and assignments by staying in later or coming in earlier. Remember per contract, you must complete your required 320 hours by your contractual end date to avoid additional fees.
Do you offer any online classes?
We have Cybernated Sessions on Fridays (8:00AM - 12:00PM & 12:00PM - 4:00PM) and Saturdays (10:00AM - 2:00PM) which are dedicated to the marketing side of your brand. You must complete assignment(s) during each of the timeslots you’re participating in from the comfort of your home. The assignments are to get you out of your comfort zone and build the fundamentals of marketing for your brand. You’ll check in via Zoom and receive your assignment and turn it in by the end of your cybernated session. During these cybernated sessions, your instructor will be available for any immediate questions you may have.
CAN I TRANSFER FROM FULL-TIME TO PART-TIME?
It’s easier to start part-time and clock-in more hours to avoid a time crunch.
WHEN IS THE NEXT CLASS OR COURSE?
Please see our available Licensing and Certification programs for more information.
HOW MUCH IS THE COURSE?
Email us at email@example.com for more information.
ARE THERE GRANTS OR FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE?
We currently do not accept grants or financial aid because our tuition is under $6,000. However, we do have simple, in-house financing options.