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What is The Best Makeup Foundation For Me?

Posted on July 18th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

When you’re looking for the best makeup foundation for your skin, find one that looks natural, contributes to the health of your skin, and matches your skin tone perfectly. It’s also important to make sure you’re applying the correct amount in the right way. Finding the perfect makeup foundation for your skin is like finding a unicorn! Some foundations feel too dark, too light, too thick, too shiny, and everything else in between! It may take some experimentation, but you can find the right foundation for your skin. Consider whether you have dry skin, oily skin or even a combination of both on your face. Think about your general skin tone as well as the undertone of your skin. Finding the perfect foundation for your face should look clean, natural, and flattering. We’ll break down some pointers for you to make finding the right makeup foundation easier!
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Staff Spotlight: Jessy Orth

Posted on June 21st, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

Jessy Orth is the associate director of our Wichita campus, and we had a great time hearing her story this month! She’s been with Crave Beauty Academy for over ten years, and even completed her education here before she was hired! Kim McIntosh was a member of the faculty when Jessy attended school here, and now they get to work together. She’s someone who works hard to make things happen, and is a vibrant and integral part of our day-to-day in Wichita!


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Staff Spotlight: Mary Penrose

Posted on May 9th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

The staff at students at Crave Beauty Academy aren’t just people we associate with, they feel as close as family! This family mentality is a big part of what makes Crave such a unique and special place to learn beauty skills. One of the people we have to thank for that culture of closeness is Mary Penrose, or Mrs. Penrose as she’s known to her students. We had the chance to interview her and get to know how she helps to make Crave an outstanding experience for all of our students!


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Crave is All About Community

Posted on May 7th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

Crave Beauty Academy stands out because it is an active part of the community. We strive to set the example for our students on how to be charitable members of the community! We don’t just teach beauty, we teach service and selflessness to our students so they can change lives. Involvement in community efforts just comes with being a part of Crave!
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The Best Bronzer for Your Skin Color!

Posted on April 16th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

We all know that too much sun exposure can be damaging to our skin, but how are we supposed to get that summer glow without looking like a lobster first? That’s where the magic of bronzer comes in. Using the right bronzer and the correct technique, you can look like a glowing goddess without the sunburn. Here we have some of our favorite bronzers that work for different skin types and the correct technique to get that perfect fake tan.
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Staff Spotlight: Morgan Waugh

Posted on April 12th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

Crave Beauty Academy is full of staff and students with their own unique stories and backgrounds, and Morgan Waugh is no exception! She’s been with Crave for around six years, and makes a huge daily impact on the school and the students in it. She wears many different hats for Crave Beauty Academy, so you’ll likely bump into her all the time!


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Cosmetology Personality Traits

Posted on March 16th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

Are you trying to decide if cosmetology is the right career for you? Here’s a compilation the 5 most common personality traits we see in happy and successful cosmetologists:

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Staff Spotlight: Stacey Peters

Posted on March 14th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

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At Crave, our staff, students, and alumni are some of the hardest workers that we know. We are so honored that we get to work with them. Each day, members of Crave surprise us with their dedication and passion. We want to recognize those that go above and beyond. Stacey Peters is the Senior Director here at Crave. She’s an amazing worker and a friend to all. Today we want to take the time to recognize Stacey and the incredible person she is.
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Prom Looks Inspired by the 90s

Posted on March 8th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

Picture this: it’s 1999, you’re blasting “Kids In America” and channeling your inner Cher. It’s prom night, and you’re invincible. Your dress is bold and your confidence matches. This will be a night to remember. Now, fast forward to today. It’s 2018, it’s prom night, and you’re blasting “Kids in America” and channeling your inner Cher. That’s right! The 90s are back in fashion. Today we are talking our favorite prom looks inspired by the 90s. Let’s get started.

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Weekend at the Women’s Fair

Posted on February 26th, 2018 - Written by: craveblog

At Crave Beauty Academy, exciting extracurricular events are just a normal part of what we do! Being active and engaged in the community and industry is important for helping our students be their best. In February we had the privilege of having alumnus Patrick Kilian join us at our women’s fair! The owner of Crave Beauty Academy, Kim McIntosh, attended school at Xenon with Patrick, and now they are both pursuing their dreams in the beauty world! Here we’ll look at a rundown of highlights from the event. Check out our events page to find out about more events coming this year!
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