Frequently Asked Questions

Being an entrepreneur takes real guts, and the thought of leaving your current salon may sound daunting (to say the least). To help you understand more about Image Studios 360 and what it can do for your career, we have compiled a list of some of the more commonly asked questions our salon professionals have asked over the years.

Can I decorate my studio?

Yes! We strongly encourage everyone to unleash their creative genius to make their studio a place that reflects your unique personality, is comfortable, and is inviting to you and your clients.

Can I franchise my own Image Studios 360?

Absolutely! Visit www.imagestudios360franchise.com for more information.

Can I share my studio with another person?

Yes. We offer several double studios at each of our locations to comfortably fit more than one stylist. However, if you are wanting to share a single studio with a friend or co-worker we can arrange that with you. Please contact us for more information.

Do I get a webpage at Image Studios 360?

As a matter of fact, you do! We’ve developed a comprehensive salon directory for each of our locations that lists all of our salon professionals and their services. When you move-in we will help you set up your very own personalized webpage, complete with multiple profile pictures of yourself, photo galleries of your portfolio work with up to 50 photos, a service menu with your prices (optional), and an “About Me” section for your bio. Get immediate web presence at Image Studios when you join our team. No knowledge of website design or HTML required; you supply us your info and photos, we take care of the rest!

Do you offer education?

Absolutely! We are incredibly passionate about education. We are committed to helping you grow your business as well as improving your skills as a salon professional. Image Studios 360 hosts quarterly skills training events hosted by industry professionals, as well as semi-annual salon business training events catered to helping you make more money and to understand the business side of the industry a bit better.

How do I know if Image Studios 360 is the right fit for me?

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? If you have an established clientele and have the desire to be your own boss, create your own schedule, set your own pricing, and sell the retail products you love – Image Studios 360 is the perfect career opportunity for you!

How do I pay rent?

Rent is withdrawn from the account of your choice via ACH withdrawal every two weeks (on Friday). This helps you manage your cash flow easier than one bigger lump sum payment each month.

I need a studio now! How quickly can I move in?

Image Studios 360 was built as a turn-key salon; one where you can sign a lease on Friday and move-in on Monday. We will work tirelessly (and overnight if needed) to ensure you have a studio space as quickly as possible. We know that certain situations require immediate move-in, so we will do whatever it takes to help you out.

I need a studio, but I can’t move in for a while. What do I do?

Our vacant studios go fast, so if you have your sight set on a studio and know you won’t be able to make the move for a month or two, we can reserve it for you with a security deposit. Contact us today to get your reservation in place before it’s too late.

I’ve never opened a business before…how does this work?

To get started running your own salon at Image Studios 360 you will need is a business license, health department license, and general liability insurance. Image Studios 360 has a move-in checklist that outlines everything you need to do to start your own business (located on our forms page). If you have any questions or need any assistance we are here to help you every step of the way. This is an exciting step in your career and we are here to help!

Is Image Studios 360 only for hair stylists?

No. Image Studios 360 is home to a variety of professionals and services such as estheticians, nail technicians, massage therapists, permanent makeup artists, eyelash extension technicians, spray tanners, body contouring, etc.

What is Image Studios 360?

Image Studios 360 is a studio salon concept that was designed for industry professionals like yourself, making it possible to have your own salon and be your own boss without the usual expense, headache, and hassle of owning a traditional salon. Our concept is simple: we provide an incredible studio space and atmosphere – you bring your passion, talent, and clientele. Together we create an intoxicating formula for success.

What is included in my rent at Image Studios 360?

Our goal is to make the process of owning and running your own salon as simple as possible. As a result, we provide the following to you: shampoo unit (or pedestal sink for estheticians and LMT’s), full length mirror, styling chair, modern cabinets (many options to choose from), door signage, your own personalized webpage, on-site laundry room, all utilities , Wi-Fi, break room, state of the art security system, on-site Salon Director, annual business training events, and quarterly industry education by industry professionals.

What kind of lease do I need to sign to move in?

We offer 12-month lease agreements on all our available studios. We also offer a discount for those who wish to sign 24 to 36 month leases. We can also do shorter term leases (3, 6 and 9 month options) at slightly higher rates. Whatever your preference is, Image Studios 360 has something for everyone.

What kind of marketing materials does Image Studios 360 offer?

We have created a comprehensive web-to-print store with over 30 pre-designed marketing materials to choose from. Once you sign a lease you will be given access to this site, which allows you to customize and order your own business cards, appointment cards, gift certificates, birthday cards, loyalty punch cards, we miss you postcards, grand opening announcements, salon menus, and more. Click here to see samples!