Picture Yourself at Marinello
Our students work hard every day to learn the skills they will need to become a successful Beauty Industry professional. At Marinello, we understand that learning goes beyond classroom instruction. That is why Marinello students participate in local competitions, industry expos and community events.
Browse the galleries below to see how instructors work with students to provide real world experience long before graduation.
2012 Juguetón Toy Drive
Juguetón and the South Gate Children’s Christmas Lane Parade took place on December 9, 2012. Ten Marinello Schools of Beauty campuses sponsored the parade by donating more than 800 new toys to less fortunate children throughout Los Angeles. This year, the Bell, Burbank, City of Industry, Inglewood, Lomita, Los Angeles East, Los Angeles West, Paramount, Reseda and Whittier campuses participated in the Juguetón toy drive and were featured on Azteca America channel 54.
Beverley Hills Fashion Show
Marinello-Los Angeles West campus performed updo’s for the models of the Miss Asia Beverly Hills Fashion Show on Thursday, December 6, 2012.
OMC HairWorld Championships 2012
Marinello-Los Angeles West Instructor Tatiana Kovanska was selected by the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) to compete in the premier international hairdressing competition, the OMC HairWorld Championships of Beauty that took place in Milan, Italy October 6-8, 2012. Tatiana and her team made it to the top ten of the Ladies’ Technical Competition. Meanwhile, team trainer Amanda Cassidy won 3rd place in fantasy hair, makeup and costume. You can learn more about Tatiana on her official website, www.2012hwc.com/marinello.
9th Annual Marinello International Hair and Makeup Competition
The Anaheim campus hosted the 9th Annual Marinello International Hair and Makeup Competition on Saturday, September 29, 2012. Talented students from Hairart School in Takayama, Japan joined those from 19 Marinello campuses in Southern California in competing for top honors in hair and nail art. Contest categories included “Haircutting and Style”, “Hairstyling – Scary Rock Starz Full Body Makeup”.
9th Annual Marinello International Competition
The San Francisco campus hosted the 9th Annual Marinello International Hair and Nails Competition on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Talented students from the IBW School of Japan joined those from 14 Marinello campuses in Northern California and Nevada in competing for top honors in hair and nail art. Contest categories included “Haircutting and Style”, “Hairstyling – Rock Starz Updos”, and “Nail Art – Rock Starz 3D”.
Marinello Shines at The Makeup Show LA
Marinello Schools of Beauty made sure their presence was felt at The Makeup Show LA. The Marinello booth had several students showcasing nail art creations and providing Minx manicures exclusively to the on-site press. Students from various campuses also modeled extravagant circus-themed hair, makeup and body art looks created by their instructors and fellow students. The foot traffic and interest for Marinello's programs and talents were unstoppable!
Lomita Campus Backstage at Bridal Expo
On Saturday, March 3, the Lomita campus took their talents backstage to the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Long Beach for the Annual Bridal Expo event. Students had their work showcased as models rocked their creations down the runway. It was a great experience for the students as they were challenged to create a themed look for a gala-like event!
Zodiac Signs Come to Life at San Bernardino Campus
Leap day only comes once every four years so the at San Bernardino campus decided to celebrate by hosting a Zodiac Competition! Students were responsible for decorations and creating a Zodiac-themed look on their models that represented their sign. The judges were also dressed up as tarot card readers.
Layton and Reno Campuses Hold Speed Interviewing Event with Local Salons
On Wednesday, February 22, the Layton and Reno campuses held a speed interviewing event to help place numerous students in careers right after licensing. The event invites local salon managers and owners to the campus and have 5-7 minute interviews with Level 3 students. Last year, the campuses placed over 10 students in jobs after licensing. "Speed interviewing is a fantastic addition to the development of Marinello students, not only does it calm our nerves, it also gave us interaction with local salons and potential employers. I thoroughly enjoyed it", said Alexis White, Marinello-Reno student.
Henderson Student Awarded $1,000 Sport Clips Scholarship
Kristin Raterman, a Manicuring student of the Henderson campus, was awarded a $1,000 beauty scholarship for her compelling essay she submitted in to the Alice Madden Barton Cosmetology School Scholarship Program. How compelling was her essay? Well Sport Clips awards their scholarships for students studying cosmetology programs only, but Kristin’s essay was so great that they couldn’t resist! We are so proud of her!
Huntington Beach Campus Holds Their 1st Annual I Love Hair Olympics
On Valentine’s Day at the Huntington Beach campus, it was all love for hair and makeup. The campus held its 1st Annual I Love Hair Olympics where students were challenged to compete in the following categories: A-Line Hair Cut, Very Fast Foiling Blow Dry and Styling, 2-Man Perm Challenge, Voluptuous Victoria Secret Curls, Over the Top Makeup and My Up Do Valentines. All events were timed to best represent a true hair Olympics!
Layton Campus at “This Means War” Advanced Screening
On Wednesday, February 1, the Layton campus hosted a special advanced screening event for the film “This Means War” and had the opportunity to see the film before it opened in theaters on Valentine’s Day. The students showcased their talents in the theater; talk about theatrical makeup!
San Bernardino Campus’ Happy Feet
To get our students excited about pedicures and attendance, we promoted a photo shoot for students who had a 90% attendance rate or higher. If the students met the criteria, they were given a special workshop from an instructor on body art. Students were told a surprise body part would be chosen for the competition, and the winner would be announced at the end of the week. To help our students get over the fear and challenge of pedicures, we chose FEET!
Fresno Campus Grand Opening
On Thursday, January 12, Marinello Schools of Beauty celebrated the public grand opening of their 48th campus. Q97 radio couldn’t help but join in on the fun and broadcast the event as well as provide live entertainment. Campus tours, service specials, refreshments, raffles, guest speakers and special ribbon-cutting ceremony were also part of the agenda. Marinello continues to thrive in providing quality beauty education across the nation.
"Thanks to everything I learned at Marinello, I was working in a salon one week after education."
- Samatha Derren.
Marinello Hemet Campus