Building Clientele

AdminBusiness Building, Hair, Springfield

Did you know marketing to your current clientele is a less expensive and highly effective form of advertising? These simple steps will lead to better guest retention, higher retails sales, as well as more referrals coming your way. • PERSONAL CONNECTION Listen to your guest. … Read More

Military and Veterans Honored

AdminCharity, Springfield

The Academy of Hair Design, Springfield MO, is so grateful for active military persons and veterans who have served for our freedom and protection. The incredible freedom we have to choose educational opportunities like Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics and Manicuring is due to this service also. … Read More

Celebrating 20 Years in 2016!

AdminEvents, Fashion, Hair, Springfield, Student Spotlight

The Academy of Hair Design is celebrating its 20th year in 2016! Academy of Hair Design focuses on individual transformation starting with a first-class education in cosmetology, barbering, esthetics, and manicuring. The academy is committed to helping students reach their full potential by preparing them … Read More


AdminCharity, Springfield

Academy of Hair Design students, staff, and alumni were honored to be able to participate in two Back-to-School events in Springfield on Tuesday, August 4th. A team of three alumni created new looks for 23 of the residents living in Springfield’s domestic violence shelter, Harmony House, … Read More

Student Hair Wars 2015

AdminEvents, Springfield

Friday, June 5, 2015 Academy of Hair Design hosted the Student Hair Wars 2015 Reveal Party. Students, friends, family, and the general public were invited in for an evening of networking, and voting on for this years winners. Our goal as an Academy is to … Read More

Salon Owners Have to Know Their Finances

AdminAustin, Hair, Springfield

Whether you are studying to be a cosmetologist, a barber or an esthetician, opening your own salon is always a possibility. The artistic and technical aspects of the beauty industry are often at odds with the pragmatic and orderly aspects of running a business. From … Read More

Choose Wisely: Picking Your Cosmetology School

AdminAustin, Hair, Springfield

Completing a program in cosmetology at a leading school can result in a highly rewarding career. The beauty industry continues to grow as many people seek to enhance their looks through the hands of cosmetic experts. Students must seek top-notch training in the best cosmetology … Read More