What are Cosmetology and Personal Care Trades
Cosmetology is the study and application of beauty treatment. Branches of specialty includes hairstyling, skin care, cosmetics, manicures/pedicures, non permanent hair removal such as waxing and sugaring and permanent hair removal processes such as electrology and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL).
List of Cosmetology and Personal Care Trades:
Barbers and Hairdressers
Barbers and hairdressers provide haircutting, hairstyling, and a range of other beauty services.
$23,710/yr, $11.40/hr, Growth 10%
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
$36,160/yr, $17.39/hr, Growth 8%
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers design, manufacture, and sell jewelry. They also adjust, repair, and appraise gems and jewelry.
$37,060/yr, $17.82/hr, Growth -11%
Manicurists and Pedicurists
Manicurists and pedicurists clean, shape, and beautify fingernails and toenails.
$20,820/yr, $10.01/hr, Growth 10%
Skincare specialists cleanse and beautify the face and body to enhance a person’s appearance.
$30,090/yr, $14.47/hr, Growth 12%