beauty and makeup in dallas

Dallas, TX: An Epicenter of Beauty

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Sonu –

Dallas has a long and storied history stretching back hundreds of years, and its beauty history is no different. The beauty culture in Dallas is absolutely booming, but if you don’t live in Dallas, you might not know that. Whether you’re thinking about moving to Dallas, you want to go to school in Dallas, or you have another reason for Dallas to be an integral part of your beauty journey, here’s what you should know about the beauty scene in Dallas.

1. Beauty Brands

Many beauty brands either got their start in Dallas or have used Dallas as a headquarters throughout the years. In fact, a number of the beauty brands that you probably use every day started out in Dallas, including some of these mega-popular brands:

  • Mary Kay, Inc.
  • Sally Beauty Supply
  • SkinCeuticals
  • Bodycology
  • BeautiControl

These beauty brands are not the only ones you’ll see in Dallas, either. Some general brands with a fashion and beauty bent, like Neiman Marcus and JC Penny, also got their start in Dallas, making a dramatic impact on the beauty culture of the area.

2. Beauty and Art Attractions

Aside from the physical beauty of people, there are also many things in the Dallas area that focus heavily on the beauty of the natural world and the beauty of art installations. You can attend any of these interesting museums and general attractions:

  • Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
  • Perot Museum of Nature & Science
  • Dallas Museum of Art
  • Dallas World Aquarium

An appreciation for the beauty of the natural world feels natural for people living in the Dallas area, which already has plenty of natural beauty to go around. These beauty and art attractions can even give cosmetology students a bit of inspiration for their next project.

3. Beauty Pageants and Events

Because of the significance of cosmetology in Dallas’s history, there are a number of beauty pageants and other beauty events you can attend in the Dallas area. These are a few of the most prominent beauty pageants you might be able to attend nearby:

  • Simply Stylist
  • Texas Southern Celebrity Pageant Final
  • Miss Dallas Competition

These are all relatively large beauty events that you may get some benefit from even if you’re not a cosmetology student. If you do choose to attend a cosmetology school in Dallas, these events can be an important part of learning and growing in your career.

4. Beauty Colleges

With so many cosmetology opportunities in Dallas, it seems only right that there would also be plenty of beauty colleges in the area. Beauty colleges can help you get on track to becoming a cosmetologist, esthetician or one of many different specialties in either of these areas.

Ogle School is a great place to go if you want to become a cosmetologist in Dallas. There’s even an Ogle School campus in Dallas, perfect for anyone who already lives in the Dallas area and wants to turn their stay into a lifelong career. Beauty college is an important element of your cosmetology career, so choose a good one with Ogle School.


beauty and makeup in dallas
Oleksandr Dibrova –

The beauty scene in Dallas is already vibrant and it seems to be growing. From people looking to get high-quality salon experiences to individuals who want to provide those experiences, there are all sorts of opportunities for a beauty-focused career individual. If you’re looking for a great place to live, grow and thrive, Dallas should definitely be one of the choices you look at.

About the Author

Jeff Chiarelli
Jeff Chiarelli is the Head of Marketing for Ogle School. His responsibilities include leading Ogle School's marketing and branding strategy to amplify Ogle School's passion for helping create future beauty professionals in the communities Ogle School serves.