December 1, 2015

DIY: Christmas Tree

DIY tutorials, Nail care, news

Show off your Holiday Spirit with this cute Christmas Tree inspired design! Today’s #LJIC TuesTorial comes from Staci Cross(Cosmetology Student at La’ James International College in Des Moines). Step 1: Apply 2 coats of your favorite silver shimmer polish. Step 2: Next, use a green nail art pen to create a zig-zag line forming the Christmas Tree. Step…

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November 27, 2015

Winning

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Kylie Cox is thankful for a great year and is determined to make 2016 even better! This is what winning feels like… Kylie Cox looked down and saw there was a notification on her phone from Instagram. She put down her Xbox controller and took a break from Call of Duty so she could open…

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November 24, 2015

DIY : SANTA INSPIRED NAILS

DIY tutorials, Nail care, news

The Holidays are near so why not show off your holiday cheer with these cute Santa inspired nails! Today’s #LJIC TuesTorial comes from Staci Cross (Cosmetology Student at La’ James International College in Des Moines). Step 1: Apply 2 coats of your favorite red polish and allow the nail to dry completely. We chose CND Vinylux Scarlet Letter.  Step 2:…

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LJIC #TUESTIMONIAL WITH STACI CROSS

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Meet Staci Cross, a Cosmetology student at La’ James International College in Des Moines. Staci enjoys every opportunity to put her skills into action when working with her clients… “My favorite part of school are the clients! Also getting out on the floor & getting to use what I have learned up to this point…

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November 13, 2015

Travel Plans!

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Is Ciarra Pryor on a mission from God to one day do makeup in Paris? No one knows the grand cosmic plan, but Ciarra is certainly on a fast track to somewhere. Danger. Ciarra Pryor’s old neighborhood on the south side of Chicago was full of it. Life in the city was getting progressively harder…

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November 6, 2015

WHAT YOU WON’T LEARN AT LJIC?

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Nail technology has made great progress in the last 2-3decades, just ask La’ James International College nail technology student,Jessica Griffin. Jessica has always liked stylish nails. As a little girl she’d go with her mom to buy Lee Press On Nails at the local Walgreens. If you don’t remember the old commercials, Lee Press On…

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November 5, 2015

MAKE A NEW ENDING – TEACHER TIP FROM MRS. KELLEY MONSON

Beauty school, news

“You cannot go back and make a new start, but you can start now and make a brand new ending” Today’s teacher tip comes from Mrs. Kelley Monson, a Career Planner at La’ James International College in Fort Dodge. Kelley was a LJIC graduate herself! 30 years ago she graduated from the Cosmetology program. After…

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November 3, 2015

DIY : A HAPPY HAIR DAY

DIY tutorials, Hair care, news

Everyone wants to extend the time between shampooing their hair. Dry shampoo is essential to ensure that hair looks it’s best on day 2 & 3. Dry shampoo also helps to absorb oil at the scalp while giving you the extra boost of volume. Today’s TuesTorial is by Quiana Tucker, a Cosmetology student at La’ James…

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LJIC #TUESTIMONIAL WITH QUIANA TUCKER

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Meet Quiana Tucker, a Cosmetology student at La’ James International College in Fort Dodge. Quiana is excited and she has every reason to be. All her hard work has paid off and she is set to graduate later this month! We asked Quiana to share some of her LJIC experiences with us. WHY LJIC?: “I love all of…

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October 30, 2015

Make me Pretty

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Helping people. It’s something that Rosemary Salts has always been passionate about. Recently, a young girl entered the salon atLa’ James International College – Fremont and sat down in Rosemary’s chair. The girl was with Easter Seals, a non-profit charitable organization that helps kids with autism and other special needs. “Make me pretty,” the girl…

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