RIC Star, Jonathan W.

Have you ever been somewhere and thought to yourself “Man, they have impeccable customer service!”? Well , that is my thought literally every time I order something from the Cafe so when Jonathan W. was announced as our next RIC Star I wasn’t the least bit surprised. Jonathan is extremely respectful to all customers, inspires…

Barbers and Bleach

Our Phase 3 Barbers here at Federico have been learning lots about bleach and color and what better way to get some experience than experimenting on your classmate’s hair!? From pastels to bright and vibrant neons, it’s obvious that our Barbers are having a blast under the instruction of Barber Educator, Mr. Dave. I paid…

The Trendiest Prom Hairstyles

It’s Prom time!! Everyone that knows me knows how much I love this time of year. I went to Prom 10 years ago but I’ll never forget the excitement leading up to the big day. From picking out my dress to getting my hair done, Junior Prom and Senior Ball are two of my favorite…

Alumni Spotlight, XM Hair Studio

What do you get when you cross an amazing couple with an inspiring message of love, strength and determination when running your own business? You get Xavier and Michelle White, the owners of XM Hair Studio, that’s what! You might recognize this power couple, that’s because they graduated from Federico Beauty Institute (TOGETHER) only months…

Fake it Til You Make it

Dreadlocks, drastic haircuts and bangs are probably the 3 styles that take lots of thinking and commitment. Because of that it’s hard to decide if we actually want to make that leap. Well, now we have the option to take these styles on a test drive to help make up our minds… Faux Bob Faux…

Casual 4 A Cause

Around here, we all have to follow a dress code. Although the students have it a bit worse than the staff and educators do, sometimes we all just want to throw on a pair of jeans. All of our cosmetologists, barbers and estheticians are only allowed to wear black and white so you can imagine…