In today’s world beauty has become an internet sensation! There are many social media outlets that are both important for Beauty Professionals to explore, upload, and experience as well as grow due to the success you can achieve using it to your benefit.
Delmar College promotes using Social Media towards growing your career and to get your name known to the world. Beauty lovers like Delmar College students are able to utilize these media outlets such as : Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook in so many ways to either promote, educate, and learn through any direction they choose.
Delmar College wants to shine some light on some of our students who’ve become amazing at their trade, known to individuals, and are making a name for themselves through social media. These students are Delmar College Featured Beauty Influencers!
This months Featured Beauty Influencer: EMILY FORTIN
Where is Emily now?
Emily is 7 months into her professional career as a Apprentice working under Accentric Salon & Spa in Sage Hill Calgary, Alberta. Emily has successfully completed 2/4 government exams so far, and cannot wait to complete the next 2. Emily separates her skills from others by “stepping out of a comfort zone”. She builds a diverse clientele by servicing clients from many different ethnicity’s. Where some may not be comfortable with Extremely curly hair – she excels! She loves to challenge herself with all hair types and to continue her growth in the industry!
What Emily does?
Emily provides all services, however her specialty is Balayage, up styles, braiding, and cutting curly hair. We asked Emily how important re-booking is to her. This is her response: ” asking a client to re-book is very important. Depending on what the service is, keeping a client consistent with their appointments and home care will keep their hair maintained and they will be grateful”. This is her way of keeping her clients coming back for more & happy with their results.
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EMILY WENT TO BEAUTY SCHOOL
This beauty Influencer started her career at Delmar College. Emily was enrolled in a 3-day 1400 hr. Hair Styling program in which she embraced her talent and was hired right after school and Emily was recently mentioned on NARCITY as a stylists who is “killing the game in Calgary”. ” I would highly recommend Delmar College to anyone wanting to go into the beauty industry”. “Delmar didn’t only teach great education and skills, but also how to be a professional and build a clientele in a salon environment”. ” I felt confident going into my government exams because I know I was properly trained”.
Emily has 275 followers on her IG account and counting! Like many cosmetologist Emily embraced her talent and first love while making a name for herself in the Hair Styling Industry here in Calgary with only 7 months under her belt!
WAY TO GO EMILY!
Take your talent to the next step
Want to learn how to do Hair and become a professional like Emily Fortin so you could one day be an influencer? You could get your start at Delmar College just like she did!
We offer a wide range of programs like Hairstyling, Barbering, Professional Aesthetics, Clinical Aesthetics, Makeup artistry, Eyelash Extensions, Microblading, Nail Technician, Apprenticeship Hairstyling Program ; as well as many short course programs like Brazilian waxing and IPC training (Infection Prevention Control).
No gimmicks just great education
Social Media Coordinator Brittany Connors