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Cosmetology and Barbering: Cosmetology and Barbering Subject Guide

Cosmetology and Barbering Subject Guide

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Good to Great Hair - Book Cover
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Whether you're interested in reading about the cultural influence of the barbershop or how to run your own salon we've got something for you at the Library! Just search the catalog!

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Black Beauty & Hair Magazine

Black Beauty and Hair Magazine is a UK based magazine. Read interviews with black owned businesses and articles about hair, beauty, and fashion on their website for free.

Modern Barber

Modern Barber is a quarterly magazine based in the UK.

American Salon

American Salon's pages boast articles about barbering, hair, nails, skincare, and business. 

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Modern Salon

Visit the Modern Salon website to read the magazine, find how-to education, creative inspiration, and information about upcoming and on-demand webinars.

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NailPro is an open source magazine where you can find the latest on all things nails.

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