I wanna be a makeup artist... is not going to college a bad idea?

I would love to be a makeup artist but I'm afraid to not go to college because I feel like you need a degree with everything nowadays to get a steady job. My friends say to go to college and study something general and then go to beauty school, but I don't wanna wait. I wanna go to beauty school as soon as possible! What should I do?

Asked By: sexxi - 8/21/2010
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Education is tops for most employers but a traditional degree is not necessary for traditional beauty school. Look up beauty school requirements if you're not sure... More
Answered By: Ringading - 8/21/2010
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if you want to be a makeup artist then just go to beauty school. unless you have bah-jillion dollars to throw around, why drown in student debt if you don't have to. I suffered through years of art school and graduate school only to get out in a job market that was already swamped. and there were little to no in-house... More
Answered By: Kitsch Haus - 8/21/2010
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