Free salon services open to 55+

Cosmetology students and their teacher stand together

Albany High School cosmetology students are offering free salon services to any city residents aged 55 and up on Tuesdays and Thursdays through May.

Services provided include:

  • Artificial eyelashes
  • Braids
  • Finger waves
  • Foil highlights
  • Hair conditioning treatment
  • Hair cuts
  • Hair coloring
  • Hair wash and curl or straighten
  • Manicure (regular and gel)
  • Pedicure (regular and gel)
  • Single process coloring
  • Wig-making

All services require an appointment and some require consultation. To book an appointment, please contact Laquita Love at (518) 475-6393 or

The services will be provided in Albany High’s beautiful new salon classroom. Albany High is located at 700 Washington Ave. All services are under the direction of teachers, and providing the services to members of our community helps students earn the number of hours they need to qualify for licensure.