Hair Stylist Resume Sample and Template

Updated on: August 3, 2020
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Hair stylists confer with clients, determine their hair care needs, cut and trim hairs, and provide suggestions on how to clients. Some of the major responsibilities of a hair stylist include cutting, trimming, styling, shampooing, and rinsing.

They use a variety of tools and equipment to perform these duties, i.e., hairdryers, straightening irons, and trimmers.

They are required to hold a cosmetology license as employers usually prefer a license.

In a  hair stylist resume, you should include information about your appropriate hairstyling skills and relevant qualifications, as well as experience.

The following resume sample for a hair stylist position will guide you on how to write a good resume.

Sample Resume for Hair Stylist

Jacqueline Pope
8917 Crug Lane, Fort Wayne, IN 66382
(000) 525-8788
[Email]


HAIR STYLIST
Hair Cutting/Styling | Chemical/Scalp Treatments | Skin/Nail Care

PERFORMANCE SUMMARY
• Energetic and competent hairstylist with 9+ years’ hands-on experience in hair cutting, trimming, shampooing, and rinsing.
• Well-versed in modern and novel hairstyling techniques.
• Highly skilled in determining clients’ needs for hair care and styling.
• Adept at using a variety of chemicals and herbs for hair care treatments.
• Profound know-how of providing after-care education to clients.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Cutting • Styling
• Coloring • Highlighting
• Permanent Waves • Straightening
• Communication • Customer Service

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE
• Latest salon techniques
• Responding to guest inquiries in a timely, friendly and competent manner
• Maintaining records, inventories, and supplies
• Cleanliness of work area

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Hair Stylist
Tony and Guy, Fort Wayne, IN
Mar 2015 – Present
• Welcome clients as they arrive at the salon
• Confer with clients to determine their individual hair care needs
• Provide cutting and styling services
• Provide services such as bleaching, coloring, and conditioning
• Manage hair straightening and perms
• Suggest hair care products and attempt to sell salon’s retail products
• Provide hair coloring services.

Key Accomplishments
• Provided hairstyling training to five groups of newly hired trainee hairstylists over a three year period.
• Introduced novel styling equipment to the salon as part of its revamp efforts.

Hairstylist Aide
ABC Saloon, Some City, IN 
Sep 2009 – Mar 2015
• Greeted clients as they arrived and took preliminary information
• Recorded clients’ personal and contact information
• Assisted in performing hair care treatments
• Managed cleaning up activities after hair care appointments
• Ensured appropriate cleaning and sterilization of cutting and trimming equipment

Key Accomplishments
• Commended by the salon’s oldest patron on providing excellence in support services to the hairstylist.
• Attained sales targets of the salon by endorsing its products to clients and patrons.

EDUCATION
Cosmetology Certification
Aesthetics Cosmetology Institute, Fort Wayne, IN

Diploma
St Mary High School, Fort Wayne, IN – 2005

ADDITIONAL CAPABILITIES
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Track record of building and maintaining strong relationships with customers