MPTC Cosmo student applying bleach on manikin

Week 5 brings bleaching basics.  To bleach the hair, students use chemicals to oxidize the hair which shatters the molecules allowing the color of the hair to change.  This can be a tricky step in the hair coloring process because every persons hair is unique and reacts differently to chemicals.

The students also had a guest speaker that explained the importance of having a good shears.  Shears are one of the most important tools besides a cosmetologists hands!  When looking for a good shears one must look for the type of shear, handle style, and length. Learn more about our cosmetology offerings at morainepark.edu/programs

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MPTC Cosmo student applying bleach on manikin

Guest speaker explaining basics of haircutting shears/scissors Speaker informing Cosmo students about cutting shears

Written by Michelle Freund
Admin Aide - Cosmetology