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Evening Manicuring Class Enrolling Now

Nail Technology enrolling now! Our night class for the Nail Technology program will be starting August 7. However, we are running a tuition special for the course until August 15!  Receive $700 off the manicuring course if you enroll by August 15! Why choose WBI Nail Technology program? We are glad you asked! In Western Barber Institute’s manicuring program, you will train in a professional salon setting with pro manicuring …Read More

Lemon Beauty Tips

Lemons are for more than just lemonade this summer! This super food is high in vitamins and minerals and benefits your body inside and out in too many ways to count! We are giving just a few of the amazing things this fruit is capable of but just know, lemon can be used for almost everything including hair, skin, nails, skin, teeth, etc.   Face Toner – Just mix a …Read More

Men’s Shaving Tips

Shaving is a fairly simple task and very necessary for grooming.  You have to do it almost every day so why not make the process as easy and pain-free as possible? No matter how many times you have shaved your face, you inevitably end up with a cut or rough patch here and there.   Here are some things you can do to make your shaving go smoothly… Shave after …Read More

Pros & Cons of Dyeing Your Own Hair

There’s a whole aisle dedicated to do-it-yourself hair care in all convenience stores giving you tons of options to choose from! This makes the box dye route seem pretty alluring when deciding whether to  take your best shot at coloring your own hair or going to a professional. A new look is always fun to try, especially as the seasons change. But, there’s definitely pros and cons to dyeing your own …Read More

How to Remove Gel Nail Polish

One of the biggest perks of choosing a gel manicure over a basic manicure is longer lasting manicured nails. While regular nail polish tends to chip after the first day or two, gel nail polish  can last up to 7-10 days with proper care. However, one huge drawback is gel nail polish removal which is typically done in the salon by a technician. This is recommended because gel polish is …Read More

4 Daily Skincare Practices to Start Today

The same way we remember to brush our teeth every morning, we should also be remembering to do some basic skin care practices. There is no one-size-fits-all skin care routine but we’ve listed some of the basics to get you started. These daily simple practices won’t take more than five to ten minutes out of your entire day! Not only are they quick but very essential for building a solid …Read More

WBI proudly uses Olaplex

We proudly use Olaplex products! Olaplex system helps to restore broken bonds in the hair caused by chemical, thermal or mechanical damage. It is one of the only systems that actually rebuilds broken hair. You don’t have to rush to cut off damaged hair, just try this hair line with us at WBI in Woodland Hills and Reseda locations. We can achieve some beautiful color results with Olaplex and it only …Read More

Eyelash Extensions

We are now offering eyelash extensions for only $65! Eyelash extensions are VERY long-lasting, probably much longer than you might think. With proper care, lashes can last up to 4-6 weeks! They are perfect for those of us who are fairly low maintenance when it comes to makeup. You won’t need mascara because your eyes will pop, every day all day! Oh, and the styles are pretty customizable.   You …Read More

Top 3 Trendy Men’s Haircuts of 2017

Barber school gives you an entirely new appreciation for men’s hair styling. The style of haircut you choose has the power to transform your entire look! Whether you are a student or a businessman, you deserve a look that fits your unique personality and style.   Here are three styles you can’t go wrong with whether you have straight, wavy or curly hair. One of these stylistic choices might just be …Read More

The Art of Color Correction

Have you ever wondered what color correction is and how it can be helpful to you as a stylist? Color correction is something that can be used during any artistic outlet that involves color. Knowing color correction pertains to me personally because I am aiming to become a stylist, more specifically a colorist. I would use the theory of color correction to assist me during the art of make up application …Read More