5 Reasons why you should begin your career in the beauty industry

People are spending more money than ever on make-up, hair, massage and nail treatments, so beginning a career in the thriving beauty industry can open a wide range of opportunities. Here are 5 reasons why you should begin your career in the beauty industry:

Do something you enjoy every day

Do you enjoy designing nails? Maybe you love applying make-up? Or like giving massages? Then working in the beauty industry would be perfect for you! Doing something you enjoy means you won’t have to work a day in your life!


No day will be the same, you could be applying bridal make-up one moment then threading and shaping someone’s eyebrows the next. There really won’t be a dull day!

Meet and work with new people

You will have the chance to work with a variety of clients that all want different things. This will help to keep your career fresh and challenging. Building rapports is vital in the beauty industry, especially if you want your clients to recommend you to others, so you can be sure to make new friends on a daily basis.

Working at exciting events

Becoming a beautician for events can enable you to work in exciting locations and with some amazing people. This may include becoming a hairstylist for those working in theatre, providing massage treatments for footballers or even applying make-up for models.

Growing industry

With the beauty industry being worth more than £17 billion and still continually growing, beginning a career in this sector can open up a wide range of opportunities. Whether you want to work in a salon or create your own business, the demand for beauty treatments is higher than ever, so now is the perfect time to kick-start your career.
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Sharnie Carter

Passionate about marketing and education. Currently studying a CIM Level 6 Diploma in Professional Marketing via distance learning. When I'm not working or studying, I'm spending time with my young son and husband or hinching!

5 Reasons why you should begin your career in the beauty industry