2017 Austin Music Festival Fashion Trends You’ll Want to Rock

This year’s Austin music festival fashions are sure to turn heads! There’s no shortage of awesome music festivals in Austin. Our Austin beauty school students would undoubtably have a great time even if they wore a sack over their heads with holes for eyes, but they wouldn’t do that. There are far too many picture-perfect

5 Personality Traits of Hair Stylists That’ll Make You Say, “Yep, That’s Me!”

What are the most common personality traits of hair stylists?  Future hair stylists at our cosmetology school in Austin see firsthand how hairdressers play a vital role in their clients’ lives—providing everything from great hair styles to personal advice. As a result, hairstylists tend to develop the following personality traits. 1. Great at Listening &

Meet Sunny, MUD Make-Up Program Director at Avenue Five’s Makeup School in Austin

Get to Know Our Rock Star Team This week we are turning the spotlight to our makeup school in Austin, which just happens to be offering a free workshop this month! Before we get to that, we’d like to toot the horn for Sunny Bourgeois. She’s as sunny as her name suggests and we are

10 Ways We Celebrated Our 10th Anniversary at Avenue Five Institute Beauty School in Austin

  “Reflecting back on this amazing journey, I am reminded of our original purpose: to help students pursue life-improving career changes… I am extraordinarily proud of all the lives we have affected.” – Brandon Martin, Avenue Five Institute Founder & CEO. July 5th marked a very special day for Avenue Five beauty school in Austin,

Austin Massage School Awards Two Superstar Students With ‘Google 5 Star Reward’

As a busy Austin-based massage school, we have the pleasure of working with so many talented students on the road to success. Our students inspire us every single day. We strive to recognize their hard work and talent any way we can, and the ‘Google 5 Star Reward’ gives us a chance to do that.

Top Tips for Creating a Back-to-School Makeup Look

Get that Back-to-School Makeup Look with Austin, TX Cosmetology School What’s the best way to create a back-to-school makeup look? Let’s say that you are a graduate of or are currently studying at an Austin, Texas cosmetology school. You want to create a look that’s casual enough to be worn at school, but is pretty

Meet Teela Spears, Cosmetology Instructor at Avenue Five Institute!

Get To Know Our Rock Star Team Here is another feature in the series we’re calling, Get To Know Our Rock Star Team, where we’ll get a chance to pick our Instructors’ brains. Proudly introducing Teela Spears, a very special cosmetology instructor that has been sharing her love and passion for the industry since 1988. Q: Why do

Counting Down the Ways that Massage Helps Alleviate Stress

A typical curriculum at a massage school in Austin, TX includes classes for Anatomy, Physiology, First Aid, Relaxation Massage, Applied Anatomy, and different subjects about the evolving role of massage in healthcare. This ancient process of manipulating muscles for pain relief and relaxation has been in practice for centuries now, and it has turned into