Cosmetology Students Showcase Their Hair Raising Talents


Lone Star College-North Harris cosmetology program students (shown left to right) Chris Wick, Ashley Henderson, Roxanne Jarvis, Camille Travis and Sarah Coffee, recently showcased their wig-making skills during an on-campus competition among the program’s students.  Wig making and hair extensions are just two of the skills students have to master as part of their one-year certificate course curriculum. The college also offers an associate of applied science degree in cosmetology, a facial specialist certificate and an instructor certificate.


The cosmetology program also operates The Salon at LSC-North Harris, a full-service salon open to area residents ages 12 and older. Prices range from $6 for a haircut to $35 for highlights. Furthermore, the salon offers facials and other expanded services for minimal fees. Summer hours are Tuesday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. by appointment or walk in. For directions, appointments or additional information, call 281.618.5722.


Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 E, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit:


Lone Star College System consists of five colleges, including CyFair, Kingwood, Montgomery, North Harris, and Tomball, six centers and Lone Star College-University Center. It is the largest college system in the Houston area, and third largest community college district in Texas. To learn more, visit




C.C. Sutphen
Director of Public Relations and Special Events
Lone Star College-North Harris
2700 W.W. Thorne Drive
Houston, TX 77073
281.618.7105 fax