What Do You Learn from Level II MUD Makeup School?

Level II MUD makeup school students at Avenue Five Institute recently had the opportunity to work with professional photographer Maja Buck. Click here to check out photos from the awesome experience sprinkled throughout this blog for a great example of hands-on real-world learning at its finest. An important component of our Level II Program is

5 Unexpectedly Wonderful Benefits of Prenatal Massage

Our massage therapy school in Austin, TX, is obsessed with prenatal massage. Why? Simple, because of all the benefits it offers moms-to-be. Getting a prenatal massage is a drug-free way to reduce pain, feel better and shake off stress and anxiety.  Furthermore, studies have shown regular massage can even reduce the risk of complications during

8 Benefits to Getting a Swedish Massage in Austin at Avenue Five Institute

Avenue Five Institute offers a relaxing Swedish massage in Austin that’ll refresh your mind, body and spirit. Read on to learn more about the health benefits of getting a Swedish massage. A Swedish massage is a common type of massage in Austin, Texas, and all around the world. It combines light to medium pressure with long

6 Things You Need to Know About Aromatherapy Massage & Essential Oils

When you hear the term “aromatherapy massage” it can relate to a wide variety of massage styles if they incorporate essential oils. Massage is an ancient form of treatment but using essential oils as a natural remedy dates back even further. By pairing the benefits of massage with the benefits of aromatherapy and essential oils,

6 Skin Care Tips to Live by For a Radiant Glow All Year Long

The following skin care tips can change the way your skin looks in the winter, summer, fall, and spring too! As an award-winning esthetics school in Austin, Texas, we are all about helping people achieve beautiful radiant skin.  Esthetics is the science of skincare and specialists know more than ever about why skin does what

5 New Year’s Eve Makeup Ideas to Help You Celebrate in Style

These New Year’s Eve Makeup Ideas will help you shine like a diamond—cheers to that! New Year’s Eve is the perfect opportunity to play up your makeup more than usual. Sparkles, metallic, dark shades of purple and beyond, you’re sure to see it all on the night of December 31st. Let your face celebrate alongside

5 Fall Makeup Trends We Can’t Get Enough Of!

If you hang around students and staff at Avenue Five Institute’s makeup program in Austin, you’re sure to hear about the latest fall makeup trends. From brilliant shades of glittery-orange eyeshadows to vampy merlot lips, we can’t get enough of this year’s hottest looks. 1. Vamp Up Your Lips Embrace shorter days and longer nights