December 6, 2021
Things You Should Know If You Want To Become a Cosmetologist or Esthetician
Are you thinking about enrolling in beauty school? If yes, then you’ve probably seen cosmetology programs and esthetics programs. While cosmetologists and estheticians are similar in some ways, they typically end up in different beauty careers. Knowing the difference between the two can help you determine which program you want to study and what career…
October 19, 2021
Why Choose JD Academy of Salon + Spa?
Professionally-Focused Education At JD Academy of Salon + Spa, we know that becoming a successful beauty professional means more than just styling hair and giving facials. The world of beauty is filled with creativity, and business sense, mixed with meeting client needs and exploring new techniques and styles. The beauty industry is always changing and…
August 27, 2021
Cosmetology vs Esthetics: What’s the Difference?
The beauty industry is filled with great career opportunities, such as cosmetology and esthetics! Get excited about a new career in the industry by learning the differences between a cosmetologist and an esthetician!
How to Become a Cosmetologist by Going to Beauty School
Many cosmetologists will tell you that cosmetology is a fun and rewarding career path. In it, you’ll be able to show off your creativity while helping people look and feel their best. Discover how you can become a cosmetologist here!
August 3, 2021
4 Tips for Preparing for Beauty School
Are you ready for your first day of beauty school? Follow these tips from our team at JD Academy of Salon + Spa to feel more prepared!
April 19, 2020
Temporary Distance Education [TDE]. The JD Academy of Salon and Spa East Bay campus is temporarily closed for on sight education due to COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus). Education has moved to Temporary Distance Education “TDE” delivered by the JD Academy team of instructors online. Educators, student services, financial aid, admissions, the director, and the president remain…
October 3, 2019
Making $100K as a Stylist is Easier Than You Think
Did you know making $100K annually as a hairstylist is possible? Well, it is and we’re here to help show you how! In this blog, we’ll go over business concepts, math, and some examples!
September 5, 2019
Should I go to Beauty School Instead of a Traditional College?
Its Fall and School is in Session It’s fall! It’s getting cooler. It gets dark earlier. Where’d everybody go? It’s that time of year when most traditional 2 and 4-year colleges have just started their fall semesters. We know that a lot of those who ultimately end up enrolling at JD Academy (or any beauty…
March 25, 2019
Andrew Carruthers, Sam Villa Education & More – A Great Week at JD Academy
What an amazing few weeks! It has been such a pleasure over the last few weeks with so many changes going on at the academy. We’ve not only changed owners, but we’ve also partnered with Sam Villa to further our students’ education and drive home the experience they have while they are on their journey…
February 3, 2019
W Academy is Now JD Academy of Salon + Spa
It’s official. W Academy has changed our name to JD Academy of Salon + Spa. The W Academy backstory: A lot of folks are familiar with The W Academy of Salon + Spa cosmetology & esthetician school in Danville, but the academy’s original founder, Wassim Kaddura, started the school back in 2010 at our original…