Salon Offers Students Free Haircuts


 As the school year approaches – one local school is getting kids ready for their first day. Cosmetology students at The Academy of Careers and Technology in Beckley are offering free hair cuts for students. 

Stylists at the Academy of Careers and Technology opening their chairs to help kids get the look they want – and it’s completely free of charge.   

It gives cosmetology instructor, Celeste Robinson’s cosmetology students the opportunity to hone their skills, it makes a difference in a child’s life. 
Kids I spoke with very happy to get their hair cut. 

“To see a smile on a child’s face and to know we can help to protect and encourage them to feel great on the first day, it’s a great feeling to be a part of that,” said Robinson.

There are plenty of opportunities to get those haircuts. The ACT is offering free haircuts August 3rd, 4th, 8th, and 9th from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Any student is welcome to walk-in or make an appointment

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