America's Beauty Show presents the finest educators in the industry and offers comprehensive, career-building classes that provide skills you can take back to the salon.

All exhibitors, workshops, artists, presenters, times & locations are subject to change without notice. An ABS exhibit floor ticket is required to purchase any workshop or special event ticket.


 

CE 3023
Giovanni Giuntoli
The Art of Finishing
presented by
Giovanni Giuntoli
of Tearsheet 

Sunday MARCH 26
11:30am - 1:30am

CE Hours: 2

Price: $89



• The foundational skills for creating polished, finished looks

• How to remove the “fear of Updo’s” barrier by learning the right tools and techniques for wanted styles

• “Best Practices” for exposing your amazing styles to your social media audience

CE 4005  MONDAY MARCH 27
9:30am - 11:30am

CE Hours: 2

Price: $89


 

CE 4010
 
Lisa Lobosco
The Art of Knotting:
Mixed Media
Styling Trends

presented by
ECRU New York
with Lisa Lobosco

MONDAY MARCH 27
10:30am - 12noon

CE Hours:1.5

Price: $89



• Knotting: this season’s trend of incorporating texture into styling 

• The art of knotting that mixes a little bit glam with a splash of boho beauty for a pure self-expression of fashion and style

• How to transform the backstage trends in hair into this easy, no fuss technique that mimics the ununiform beauty from the runway 


CE 3025
Mike Karg 
The KARG
DryHairCut 2017
"All American Hair"

presented by KARG
with Mike Karg

SUNDAY MARCH 26
1pm -  3pm

CE Hours: 2

Price: $89




• Precision based, wearable, fashion-forward hair styles and techniques you can use now in your salon 

• How to compliment a client’s needs and lifestyle by   creating an easy to maintain haircut

• How to make the “All America Hair” the wearable, fashion forward, easy, fun, sexy, flowing, wash and  wear feel good hair for both men and women 


CE 4006  MONDAY MARCH 27
9:30am -  11:30am

CE Hours: 2

Price: $89


 


CE 3032
Nick Arrojo
Arrojo's Sonic Boom
presented by
Nick Arrojo


SUNDAY MARCH 26
10am - 11:30am

CE Hours:1.5
Price: $89




• Advanced haircutting techniques 

• The principle scissor and razor cutting trends for 2017


CE 4003
Patrick McIvor
8 Ideas for Success
w/ Social Media

with
Patrick McIvor

MONDAY MARCH 27
10am - 11:30am

CE Hours: 1.5

Price: $60




• How to utilize social media to build your business 

• Ideas to make every guest feel they “count” 

• To build your business by creating remarkable experiences   for your guests


CE 3033

Traci Sakosits & Richie Rivera
Sassoon Academy
S/S 2017 Collection
with Sassoon Academy Team
led by Traci Sakosits & Richie Rivera

SUNDAY MARCH 26
10am - 11:30am

CE Hours: 1.5

Price: $89




• From the latest S/S 2017 looks they will share with you from the latest Sassoon Academy collection 

• Sassoon will continue to challenge, inspire and excite, fusing precision techniques with human individuality to create cuts and colors that unite modernist purity with creative experimentation

CE 3034 
SUNDAY MARCH 26

2:00pm - 3:30pm

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $89

 


BARBER/MEN'S

CE 4009
Kristi Faulkner
Think Like a Barber
presented by
Wahl Clipper

MONDAY MARCH 27
10:30am - 12noon

CE Hours: 1.5

Price: $60




• How to master your tools and a build confidence

• Core techniques of successful precision cutting

• How to incorporate clippers as part of your regular practice in order to stay competitive 


CE 3013 Layrite Band of Barbers

Mitchel Wilson

Julius Cesar

Shon Lawton

Lawerence Funk

Keepers of the Craft
presented by Layrite
with Mitchel Wilson &
Julius Ceasar

SUNDAY MARCH 26
11:30am - 1pm

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $60




• Modern cutting and styling techniques with age old professionalism and tradition 

• Modern-traditional tonsorial demonstrations and add something tangible to your daily services

CE 4004 Tools of the Trade
presented by Layrite
with Mitchel Wilson, Shon Lawhon and Lawrence Funk

MONDAY MARCH 27
9:30am - 11am

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $60



 • How to choose the right tool for the best finished result for your clients (shears vs. clippers) 

• Important considerations on tools and how to implement them into today’s latest gentlemen’s looks



CE 3022
Miguel Rosas
The "Tattoo Artist"
presented by
Wahl Clipper
with Miguel Rosas

SUNDAY MARCH 26
1:30pm - 3pm

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $60




 

• How to individualize and to give character to clients looking for creative cutting designs (hair tattoos)

• To leave the guide-line behind and learn the steps to become an accomplished “tattoo artist” with hair 

• To tap into your imagination and successfully combine your clients’ hair tattoo ideas and your skillset



TRICHOLOGY

 


 

CE 3017
Karen Gordon


Steve Reiss 
Hair + Meet Up
with 
Karen Gordon &
Steve Reiss 

SUNDAY MARCH 26
12noon - 1:30pm

CE Hours: 1.5

Price: $60




• How clients feel about hair loss and the solutions they seek 

• How to introduce hair loss / replacement into your business from leading professionals with successful practices in this field

• How to consult with the client recognizing the best opportunities to provide help and the appropriate products / services to offer


 


TEXTURE


 

CE 3021

Joe Santy
The Impact of
Bond Multiplying on Perming and Straightening

Presented by OLAPLEX
with Joe Santy

SUNDAY MARCH 26
1:30pm - 3pm

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $75



• How To Produce Soft, Open Waves On Multi-Dimensionally Colored Hair 

• Fast, Easy Techniques That Make Perming Creative Again 

• Marketing Strategies To Rekindle All Texture Sales


 

CE 3011
Stephen Adams
Work it, Curl!
with Stephen Adams

SUNDAY MARCH 26
2pm - 3:30pm

CE Hours: 1.5
Price: $60



• How to make cutting curly hair liberating, not intimidating 

• To unleash your creative side on all types of curly clients – wavy, spiraled or highly textured 

• How and why to cut curls wet or dry, going beyond basic curly-cutting skills and leave feeling ready to take on texture

CE 4002 Create Precision Haircuts 
with a Razor

with Stephen Adams

MONDAY MARCH 27
9am - 12noon

CE Hours: 3

Price: $225


 

 • That using a razor is not just a shattering tool, it’s a precision cutting instrument

• To build your razor-cutting confidence by learning to cut clean lines, graduation and layering 

• To the let razor add speed while you create soft  precision shapes 

 


COSMETOLOGISTS ILLINOIS

 


 

CE 3004
Bonnie Bates


Braiding Means Business! 
Braids for Beginners

with Bonnie Bates of the 
CI Braiding Division


SUNDAY MARCH 26
9am - 12noon

CE Hours: 3
Price: $199





• The technique and finger placement to create butterfly ponytails, fishtail braids, angel braids, rope braids and more!

CE 3019  Braiding Means Business!
Advanced Braiding Techniques 

with Bonnie Bates of the 
CI Braiding Division


SUNDAY MARCH 26
1pm - 4pm

CE Hours: 3
Price: $199



 

• The latest in braiding techniques direct from Europe 

• Wedding and special occasion styles and how to charge accordingly for these works of art!


HAIR / PHOTOSHOOT TIPS

CE 3015

Sal Misseri
Hair Through The Lens
with Sal Misseri
presented by

Kaizen Education

SUNDAY MARCH 26
11:30am - 1:30pm

CE Hours: 2
Price: $60



• The importance of creating a concept and putting together the perfect team

• How to see hair the same way a camera

does, and why that is a vital part in creating

award winning work

• How the Kaizen team creates a photoshoot ready model from start to finish


 


 

All exhibitors, workshops, artists, presenters, times and locations subject to change without notice.

 




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