Salon Institute students and graduates gathered Monday morning to practice their networking skills, meet salon hiring managers and begin the process of figuring out The Big Question: What comes after cosmetology school?

In front of an audience of 8 Toledo-area salon hiring managers and their Salon Institute peers, four current students and one graduate took to the stage as platform artists. The showed off techniques including men’s and women’s haircuts, nail art, bridal updos and special occasion styles. Check out some of their sweet skills in the videos below!

Men’s Cut Demo: Disconnected Men’s Cut with a Hard Part by Kaelee Giles

Women’s Haircut Demo: Inversion Layers by Dana Karpinski

Bridal Updo Demo: Loose, Romantic Upswept Curls by Katelyn Lesle

Classic Updo: Romantic, Simple Chignon with Accent Braids by Chelsea Emerson 


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