1. A woman with bright, multicolored hair stands facing from the viewer. Photo by Jessica Dabrowski for Unsplash.

    Is Hair School Right For You?

    Going to the salon is one of the best ways to unwind, but when you’re considering it as a profession, you’re not likely to be letting your hair down on the job. If you think that a career in hair design, whether you’re a general salon stylist, a barber, or a color specialist, there are some th…Read More

  2. 5 Essential Skills All Nail Techs Should Know

    If you’re considering attending beauty school to become a nail technician, you may be under the impression that once you receive your certificate, there won’t be anything left to learn. While a quality cosmetic educational institution will undoubtedly prepare you in some ways, there are always n…Read More

  3. A close up of a woman's eye with makeup. Learn more about beauty school programs at Robert Paul Academy in Baltimore.

    Is Beauty School Right For You? What to Consider

    Choosing a field of study and a career path are two of the most important decisions people make in life. Whether you decide what you want to do when you’re still in high school or you don’t reach a conclusion until well after your college years, it’s never too late to consider your options and…Read More

  4. Career Opportunities for Nail Technicians

    If you have a passion for helping people and have an artistic eye, a career as a nail technician might be right for you. Nail technicians utilize their eye for detail, creativity, and customer service skills to help people achieve the manicure or pedicure they desire. Nail technology can be a reward…Read More

  5. The Benefits of Being a Cosmetologist

    The field of cosmetology attracts a certain type of person. A career in cosmetology is best suited to those who crave a creative job, have an artistic streak, and love to help people. When working in cosmetology, you never know who your next client will be or what new techniques you will get to try …Read More

  6. Steps To Becoming A Nail Technician

    Starting a career in cosmetology, and as a nail technician specifically, can seem like a long and winding road. This career requires quite a bit of education, experiential practice, and networking to get started. While this can be an intimidating process, it is well worth it for those who wish to tu…Read More

  7. What’s New

    Mash-up nail colors on a medium length squoval nail shape make your fingertips a splashy fashion accessory.…Read More

  8. New Salon Opportunities

    The following salons have contacted the academy in the last 3 months and are currently recruiting the listed positions. New grads and alumni are encouraged to apply.…Read More

  9. Spotlight on Debbi Basile of SASS Salon

    She struts a signature red, black and white style along with lots of SASS! After “sassifying” her scissor skills at a local salon, Debbi worked at Arrojo Studio in New York for Nick Arrojo of What Not To Wear fame. While there, this Master Hair Colorist and Stylist created her “Sassy Hair Chic…Read More