FALL 2022

Aaliyah Cantu  @aaliyahmcantu           

Student at Aveda Arts and Sciences Institute in Corpus Christi, TX         

Recipient of an “Experts in Wax” Scholarship for Current Esthetics Students

“This scholarship will help fulfill my biggest dream of becoming a solo esthetician, something I’ve dreamed of since I was a young girl,” Aaliyah Cantu explains during her video submission.  Starting early, around ten years of age, she knew esthetics was her calling.  She was constantly watching beauty transformation videos on YouTube because she loved seeing people expressing genuine happiness after even a simple service.  Growing up as a young girl, she said she felt insecure about the normal issues teen’s face, but after receiving her first eyebrow wax and saw how it transformed her face; it genuinely changed her entire outlook and boosted her confidence. Learn more about Aaliyah and her journey to becoming a beauty professional through her winning video submission HERE

Shaleetha Williams       

Student at Bella Beauty School, LLC in Columbia, SC        

Recipient of an “Experts in Wax” Scholarship for Current Esthetics Students

Shaleetha says that being an expert means that she has done the hard work at school with her studies and perfected her work and her craft.  “I have always loved the beauty industry,” Shaleetha says that “knowing how I feel after I get a service after I get lashes, or my eyebrows done or my makeup applied, the joy that i’ll be giving someone else is a win-win for me.” As a single mom, who works part-time while finishing her program, winning this scholarship will help her obtain her goal and accomplish her dreams.  Check out her winning submission HERE.

Jennifer Munoz

Sono Academy South Norwalk, CT

Recipient of a “Champions in Confidence” Scholarship for European Wax Center Associates

Jennifer Munoz is a center manager at European Wax Center franchise location in Norwalk, CT. She explains what she loves most about EWC brand is the customer service that all guests receive from the moment that they walk in the door, to the time that they leave. Winning this scholarship would change her life by opening new doors and provide her life-changing opportunities. Most

importantly, she would achieve a personal goal to have the financial support to complete her education and become a licensed esthetician. Check out her winning submission HERE.