Personal appearance is important to many, the Fashion & Beauty sector helps them care for it in the way that feels natural for them, whether that calls for a hairdresser or tattoo artist. Fashion is a global industry and while there are opportunities in Ireland, making a career often means gaining experience and connections abroad.
Given the competition for roles, fashion is an area where addition skills can improve your chances. Knowing how to network, having good business sense or thinking creatively are all attributes that can help you with potential employers.
With so many specialities, many people will find themselves developing skills in all aspects, whether that’s make up, hair styling or skin care.
The work of hairdressers is becoming increasingly fashion and beauty focused, with consumers increasingly demanding more stylish haircuts and willing to pay more for them.
Fashion design is the creation of clothing, and also involves the design, manufacturing and distribution industries.
If you want to know more about working in the in the sector, hear what the experts have to say.