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.
Hemet Campus Takes Home First Prize
On Saturday, December 4, 2010, Marinello School of Beauty students from the Hemet campus earned first place for the float they decorated for the annual Hemet Christmas Parade. The snow-covered Marinello school themed float won top prize amongst over 20 contestants. The team was led by instructors Mr. Ryan and Ms. Tanya.
Marinello Schools of Beauty Honors Women of the Military
Veterans Day is a special day for women associated with the military. On November 11, Marinello honored active duty or reservists, spouses and mothers, by offering an “On The G.L.O.W.” spa manicure, nail lacquer and lip gloss at a discounted price at all Marinello campuses. Good Day L.A. covered the promotion at the Burbank location. Marinello’s efforts to honor military women were additionally featured on KTLA.com and San Diego Union Tribune.
Victorville Grand Opening Celebration
On Wednesday, November 10, Marinello Schools of Beauty invited city residents to join the Victorville campus for the Grand Opening ribbon cutting ceremony, a raffle drawing and to watch City of Victorville Council member, Ryan McEachron, receive the ceremonial first haircut. Y102 broadcasted the event live and guests enjoyed services at discounted prices.
West Covina Campus Pampers El Monte High School
On November 10, 2010 our High School outreach program had our West Covina campus visit El Monte High School. Our students pampered over 54 students during their lunch with manicures, hair styling and makeovers.
Redding Open House and student Jessica Wylie Recognition Ceremony
Marinello awarded a high school senior with a $10,000 scholarship to attend our school. She was the winner of our Marinello Raw Talent High School scholarship contest. Her story was picked up by the local press, the Record Searchlight, and was published so she received a lot of media attention, including a Channel 7 news story feature on TV. The event was held in order to recognize her for her accomplishment. The mayor made an appearance and presented Jessica with a letter of recognition.
Miss Nevada Visits Marinello Las Vegas Campus
The Marinello Schools of Beauty Las Vegas campus held an event for enrolled students in which Miss Nevada made an appearance as a guest speaker.
West Covina Halloween Competition
On Friday, October 22nd our West Covina campus flaunted their bewitching talents as they walked the runway and competed against one another in a Halloween Competition. Check out our students as they showed off their skills, talent, and creativity in Halloween's spookiest and most glamorous costumes.
Lomita Campus Shares Their Expertise at the Long Beach Job Corp
Fifteen aspiring stylists from the Lomita campus put their scissors to work at the Long Beach Job Corp. on October 19, 2010. Fifty of the approximately 100 students that attended the event received a haircut. Many of these students are between the ages of 16-24 and in the process of interviewing for new jobs. The students also heard a presentation about cosmetology and the types of jobs available for Marinello licensed graduates. Josh, a current Marinello Lomita student, shared with the group why he was pursing this career and let the guys know that there are just as many opportunities for men in the beauty industry as there are for women.
Pamper Me Fabulous
This SOLD OUT event was held on Sunday, October 10th at the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa in Huntington Beach. Our Lake Forest and Huntington Beach campuses participated in rewarding and empowering women in mind, body, and spirit by offering mini manicures and makeovers. Our campuses also hosted 2 empowering talks about having a beautiful career with Marinello and learning more about your skin then just what’s on the surface.
7th Annual International Competition
Students showcased their creativity in hair and nail techniques at the 7th Annual International Competition, that took place on Saturday, October 2nd at the Marinello Burbank campus. The competition was open to all Southern California campuses and featured themed competitions to include Vintage/Through the Eras Up-do/Hairstyle, Avant Garde hair cutting, and Nail Art – Sweet Shop. Marinello competed head to head with Japan Takayama and IBW Beauty Schools. An award show wrapped up the competition, where winners of each category were recognized for their creative talents.
San Mateo Color Competition
On September 28th, the Marinello-San Mateo campus participated in their quarterly competition. The theme was “Color and Design” with 15 students competing. The event was judged management of Snip-Its Salon in Palo Alto, CA.
The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa
The International Congress of Esthetics and Spa is the leading skin care and spa event on the West Coast. Marinello Schools of Beauty was proud to be part of the expo offering facials, eyelash extensions, advance makeup, and excellent educational programs designed to broaden attendee’s skills. This unique event was held September 26 and 27, 2010 at the Long Beach Convention Center.
Utah Regional Competitions
On September 21st, the Marinello campuses in Utah competed in a regional competition showcasing their skills in hair, nails, and makeup. The competitions were "Vogue Tour De Force," "Modern Enhancements" Nail competition, "I Do" Up Do Competition, and the "Collection Look" competition.
Sacramento Celebrity Look-a-Like Competition
On September 8, 2010, students from all programs at the Marinello Sacramento campus were given onehour to recreate a celebrity look. Students competed against each other to see who could get the most creative with hair, clothes, makeup and nails.
Santa Clara Open House
The Santa Clara campus reached out to the local community at an Open House on August 21, 2010. There was live entertainment, food, drinks, activities and a raffle. Guests were offered manicures, facials and hair cuts at affordable prices. Photography by Tioseco Photography.
San Francisco Bridal Competition
Each quarter, one Marinello campus is selected to participate in an in-school competition. For the third quarter 2010 competition, San Francisco campus students created complete bridal looks and were judged on hair, make-up and nails.
Redding Bridal Competition
Vintage charm and sophistication was celebrated at the annual Bridal Competition at the Redding campus. Students were recognized for their skills at styling hair, nails and make-up to create a unique bridal look.
Portland Students Deliver Glam Rock
Portland students took part in a special competition entitled, The Glam Rock, where they teamed up to create celebrity-inspired looks. The judges were local beauty industry professionals and they evaluated the students on hair, nails, make-up, teamwork, and the overall appearance of their model.
Student Competition at the Long Beach International Beauty Expo
Marinello commemorated 105 years of beauty education at the Long Beach International Beauty Expo with a special competition. Student stylists had to create hairstyles, makeup, and attire inspired by looks from 1905-present. Winners received scholarships towards advanced education workshops.
Marinello Celebrates 105 Years at the Long Beach International Beauty Expo
The Long Beach International Beauty Expo, voted the nation's best beauty expo and industry educational event, was the site for the student competition, Marinello Through the Years. Student stylists worked with models to portray hairstyles, makeup, and attire from 1905 when the first Marinello school opened) to present day. Winners received scholarships towards advanced education workshops.
San Diego Bridal Compeition
Elegance was the word of the day at the “Here Comes the Bride” student competition at Marinello’s San Diego campus. Students showcased their creativity and talent with exquisite bridal hair and make-up styles. Seventeen beauty industry representatives served as judges and guest speakers.
Supercuts’ SUPERSUNDAY 2010
Marinello Reseda campus instructor Vicky Delgado, took home the Ultimate Teacher award, Moreno Valley campus student Mayra Pulido earned second place for her interpretation of “Lady Gaga”, and El Cajon campus student Jarrod Dumas won third place with his interpretation of Vanilla Ice.
Junior Style Stars 2010
Students from Marinello’s Ogden, Provo, and San Bernardino campuses placed in the top 10 of the fourth annual Junior Style Stars competition. Junior Style Stars is the largest cosmetology student competition in the world with over 324 participants from over 40 states.
Marinello’s North Hollywood campus celebrated Earth Day with student teams competing in a hair and nail competition. Students created looks inspired by Mother Nature.
Moreno Valley’s Texture to Perfection 2010 Competition
Students at the Moreno Valley campus took part in the Textured to Perfection competition. They showed off their skills, talent, and creativity while they networked with Beauty professionals and competed for top prizes.
Burbank, El Cajon and San Diego Campuses Recognized for Student Success
The Burbank, El Cajon, and San Diego campuses were awarded Marinello's Sit/Pass and Placement Award for their outstanding work and dedication to helping students succeed. At least 90% of eligible students at these campuses sat for the state license exam; at least 90% of the students taking the exam passed; and at least 90% were successfully placed in a career in the Beauty Industry.
Ogden Hosts First Masquerade Ball
Students at Marinello’s Ogden campus hosted a Masquerade Ball featuring a fashion show, competition, and dancing. Models wore extravagant hair styles created by our cosmetology students and carried masquerade masks designed by our esthetics students. This event is sure to become an Ogden tradition.
"Thanks to everything I learned at Marinello, I was working in a salon one week after graduation."
- Samatha Derren.
Marinello Hemet Campus