become a design essentials educator


btn-back-purple.pngBecome a DE Educator

We are so excited that you are interested in becoming a part of our team. We educate students, stylists and teachers on a regular basis all over the U.S and internationally in Europe, Africa and the Caribbean. We are currently accepting Educator Submissions from stylists that live in the following areas:

  • Chicago, IL
  • Salt Lake City, UT or surrounding area
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Central and Northern California
  • New Jersey
  • Louisiana
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York

An interested candidate must send in the following information in a digital format to, or on a flash drive to the MRL corporate office. A printed submission is also acceptable, but it must provided in a two pocket folder and mailed to the following address:

McBride Research Labs
Attn: Education Department
2272 Park Central Blvd
Decatur, GA 30035

Please submit the following:

  • Copy of current cosmetology license
  • Completed application form
  • Resume and bio
  • 3 to 5 minute video teaching about a product and/or style (formal or informal setting is acceptable
  • Three career related references
  • 3 to 5 photos of your work


  • A licensed cosmetologist for a minimum of 3 years
  • Minimum expected purchase of MRL products $350 per month
  • Must be retailing MRL products
  • Currently using MRL products as your main product line
  • In good standing with your local distributor
  • Able to devote 3-5 days per month to the associate program
  • Must have a Multi-cultural clientele and/or proven experience with multiple hair types and textures
  • Must have current educational certificates (i.e. cutting, color, and/or styles) from calendar year shows and conferences- not necessarily DE related.
  • Bilingual skills preferred but not required
  • A positive, motivated individual who loves and works well with people
  • Dedicated to the growth of the salon industry
  • Approved by the education manager and corporate management staff based on submitted information
  • Interested in sharing with other professionals

Please contact with any questions and/or concerns.