Kendra Aarhus is a writer and licensed cosmetologist in the state of Iowa. She has spent the better part of her life obsessed with all things hair. Her passion for hair and writing brought her to About.com in 2008.
Since an early age, Kendra has been very passionate about hair and writing. In 2007 she decided to combine these two loves by quitting her full time corporate writing job to attend Capri College of Cosmetology in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She graduated from Capri in April 2008 and currently works full time as a professional cosmetologist at Salon Studios in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Kendra graduated as a cosmetologist with 2,100 hours of practical and theory study from Capri College of Cosmetology in April 2008. She attends regular hair education shows and seminars to stay current on trends and new techniques.
"I am delighted to share my knowledge and advice about a subject that I am so very enthusiastic about. It is my goal to give women everywhere the tips and tricks of the trade that will allow them to have a great hair day, every day. I hope to answer your questions about your hair concerns and help you unlock your hair's potential! Please contact me if you'd like me to review a product or answer your specific hair questions."