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The Art of Contouring

Have you ever wanted to know how to give your face that sculpted, “Kardashian-esque” shape? Every day while scrolling through our instagram accounts or flipping through magazines we see beautiful models that look perfectly airbrushed with high check bones and narrow faces. Now as we all know, not everyone is born with the same beautiful face shape. This leaves us with the question- how do they do it? The answer …Read More

The Perfect Winged Eyeliner for Your Eye Shape

Have you ever wondered how to get the perfect winged liner? Whenever I am walking down the street, watching my favorite television shows, or even scrolling through my Instagram newsfeed I always see women who have mastered the art of the winged liner! Now you may ask- how do these women get their lines as sharp as blades? The first step is all in figuring out what your eye shape …Read More

My Journey in Cosmetology

Before enrolling at Western Beauty Institute I had a lot of questions in my mind. I asked myself- is this the right career for me? Is this something I can see myself doing for the rest of my life? How will I know that I will always enjoy doing this career? In December 2015 I decided to stop asking myself “what if” and took the steps necessary to get my …Read More

WBI Places in Barristar Barber Competition

    On October 16, Western Barber Institute students participated under two categories at the Barristar competition: the barber competition and the styled dollhead competition. The event was very exciting and inspiring and we will definitely be attending future competitions. We had a big turnout of competitors and student support! Big thanks to every one who came out to show support. Fantasy Style Doll Head by Fanny Cruz Wedding Style Doll …Read More

A Bit About Braids

Braids have been a very popular hairstyle all over the world for thousands of years. It is actually one of the oldest hairstyles known to man. This hairstyle originated in Africa and was used by tribe members. This hairstyle has gone on to show a status symbol and to now in 2016, be one of the leading hairstyles in fashion trends. There are many different types of braids. There is …Read More

Skin Care by Casandra

  Meet Western Beauty Institute Alumni, Casandra Dawn! Casandra graduated and received her professional Esthetician license from WBI early this year. She is now out in the field sharing her knowledge as a professional skincare practitioner at Beverly Oaks Surgical Center, where she has her own exam room. She also assists physicians with post recovery and even does some marketing for the company. Casandra was offered an entry level position in …Read More

Western Barber Institute Rewards Program

As a member of our rewards program, you will receive exclusive promotions and offers on services at Western Barber Institute. Your rewards card can only be used at our Reseda location and our Woodland Hills location. Services vary based on location, so be sure to check our menu of services online or call ahead to make an appointment. Make sure to have your rewards card with you to receive a …Read More

Congrats To Our Latest Graduates!

That time has come to say farewell to another round of WBI graduates. This group of talent will be dearly missed but they are now off to pursue careers in their fields of choice. We know they will make us proud and we can’t wait to see what they do next! All the best to all of you! Overall, it was a great celebration of all the hard work these …Read More