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Hairstylists use multiple techniques to improve their clients’ hair appearance. Common duties highlighted on a Hairstylist example resume are identifying client requirements, cutting and trimming hair, operating cash registers, offering beauty advice, recommending hair products, adhering to hygiene rules, and sanitizing tools and equipment. Successful resume samples for this job showcase the following qualities: cosmetology knowledge, dexterity, stamina, customer focus, creativity, and attention to details. Education requirements include holding a cosmetology license and training in hair treatments, scalp diseases, shampooing procedures, color application, and safe work practices.

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Hairstylist

  • Cut, trimmed and shaped hair based on customers' instructions, hair type and facial features, using clippers, scissors, trimmers and razors.
  • Communicated effectively with customers and peers, building outstanding and lasting working relations to ensure smooth operations.
  • Maintained a sanitary and inviting establishment to entice new business opportunities and maintain current customer base.
  • Handled numerous administrative functions to support company efforts, including answering phones, completing data entry and scheduling appointments.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Insurance
Medical Assisting
2

Hairstylist

Founding staff member

  • Provided customers with exceptional customer service resulting in excellent customer retention
  • Daily preparation for open and close activities including: bank reports, deposits, activity reports, and managing cash drawer
  • Responsible for maintaining merchandise, inventory and display
  • High volume retail sales of high end hair care products
  • Ensured a clean and safe environment for customers
  • Resolved guest complaints or issues in a positive manner
  • Helped with promotion and marketing
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Accounting
BA
Management
3

Hairstylist

Job required me to work with various/diverse clients; having to accommodate all of their needs.

  • Worked as a hairstylist
  • Managed my clients' check out; handled money
  • Kept a detailed appointment book and schedule
  • Worked the retail area of the salon
  • Placed product orders biweekly
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Finance
Cosmetology License
4

Hairstylist

  • Excellent customer service, communication skills.
  • Handle the salons clients with great care and develop good relationships.
  • Team player and flexible with many working conditions.
  • Practice efficient salon duties and tasks.
  • Completed safety training and certifications.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Computer Technology
5

Hairstylist

  • Utilize active listening skills in order to determine client's needs
  • Ensure that instruments used are properly sanitized
  • Responsible for accepting payments for products
  • Responsible for setting up promotional displays in the salon
  • Answered heavy phone intake
  • Responsible for ensuring that stations were cleaned and prepared properly for the next guest
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Senior Hairstylist

  • Develop and cultivate new and existing business relationships with present and future clients.
  • Maintain working knowledge of current trends and fashions.
  • Continuing education by attending workshops, hair shows, etc.
  • Redeveloping myself by staying abreast of natural hair/ no chemical hairstyles.
  • Performing bookkeeping to maintain a ledger of clients serviced year to year.
  • Managing time to ensure all clients are serviced within a timely matter.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
7

Hairstylist

Stylist

  • Meet client goals
  • Maintain a clean environment
  • Demonstrate professionalism and customer service as if I was working in my own shop.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
8

Hairstylist

  • Performs hair style consultation in order to decide what services the client needs
  • Proactively develop new customers
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Cosmetologist
Medical Office Assistant
9

Hairstylist

  • Styling, Haircuts, Color, Highlighting, and Waxing clients
  • Booking Appointments
  • Cleaning up, sterilization
  • Laundry
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Design
Booth Rental
10

Hairstylist

Apply creativity to art or design work

  • Apply health or sanitation standards
  • Clean rooms or work areas
  • Dress hairpieces according to instructions, samples or sketches
  • Follow customer instructions
  • Maintain customer records
  • Make appointments
  • Use cash registers
  • Use hair, cosmetic, or nail care instruments
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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