Monthly Archives: January 2016

Choosing To Be Different In Your Career As A Stylist

Your job is making people look beautiful and that is indeed a beautiful job. The problem however, that it does pay very well if you choose to work in a salon under someone else and the market is unfortunately cluttered with stylists and want to be make up artists. For this reason, you will need to find ways to make yourself stand out in a crowd and be fabulous while doing it.

Look at the difficulties brides and other customers face when they have to come to a traditional make up artists. One of the first things that will come to mind is making appointments, keeping appointments and transport to and from the salon. Now look at the kinds of problems that you will face if you decide to start up your own salon. Having to find the right location? Having to find enough money to pay the deposit? Having to pay rent month? What if you were able to fore go all of those hiccups and also make the customers life easier by providing your services as a mobile hair and make up artist?

Benefits involved

The benefits in providing such a service are vast for you and for the customer both. After all, who would not want their make up artist to come over to their own home and cut and style their hair in the comfort of their own home? You too will have many benefits of becoming a mobile hair and makeup artist in Castle Hill without the burden of having to pay a large sum of rent every month.

Marketing your services

When marketing your services, make sure that you high light the fact that you visit homes and do the work in the comfort of their own home. Use this one aspect to make yourself stand out among the crowd and high light your services among the masses. You will need to create a brand name for yourself and create a Facebook page to begin with for you to market your services. Ask you family and your friends to share your page and to ask their own friends to like your page and follow you. You might want to consider having a few competitions that offer free make over and hair do’s in exchange for a photo-shoot with the winner, photos that you can later use in your portfolio. Having a good portfolio is one of the most important things for your business. Irrespective of whether they have heard of you or not, a good portfolio can work to draw in a crowd.