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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. Class Registration # indicated in RED.


CE 3006

Charlie Price
HANDS-ON 
Updo Renaissance
Day 1
with
Charlie Price



SUNDAY APRIL 29
1pm - 4pm  CE 3006

CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $230
Regular Price: $266



  • Tips, tricks and timeless techniques for the salon, social media, the photo studio and the runway 
  • Core basic shapes and textures for classic setting, updos and runway hair

    BRING: Rat tail comb, Bristle brush, Traditional Bobby Pins (not hair pins), Rubber Bands, Metal Duck bill clips - (regular/ single and short double prong) (Mannequin Included)

CE 3007
Gerard Scarpaci 
HANDS-ON
Innovative Cutting
with
Gerard Scarpaci
of HAIRBRAINED


SUNDAY APRIL 29
9am - 12noon  CE 3007

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226




  • Tips for getting out of your hair-cutting rut 
  • How to utilize disconnection and stimulate your creativity 
  • Dry-cutting and free hand techniques 
  • How to mix and match hair tools to create innovative hair cuts

    BRING: Razor (feather plier or feather styling razor recommended), scissor/shear, 7” cutting comb with fine teeth, six duckbill sectioning clips, water bottle

CE 3008

Sofie Pak
HANDS-ON
Make the Cut
with
Sofie Pak
of Pivot Point


SUNDAY APRIL 29
9am - 12noon  CE 3008

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $260




  • Characteristics that make a haircut masculine
  • To identify “sharpness” and attention to detail in short hairstyles 
  • How to create seamless tapered cuts and fades

BRING: Screwdriver/flathead screwdriver, clippers with plastic guards (guards .5, 1, 1.5, 2), flat comb, fade brush, styling comb, duckbill/flat clips, shears/texture shears, trimmers and charged cordless clippers 



CE 3043

CE 3044


HANDS-ON
American Crew Master of Men's Grooming Clipper Hands-On Course
with
Nevena Rothe & Helen Feeney


SUNDAY APRIL 29
10am - 1pm  CE 3043
2pm - 5pm  CE 3044

CE Hours: 3

Price: $50




  • Control through clipper work
  • Freehand detailing techniques to tailor the overall design
  • Purposefully create shape using a clipper
  • American Crew Gift Bag to all attendees
  • (Mannequin Included)

 


CE 3029

Andrew Carruthers



Jesse Linares

HANDS-ON
Leave the Length
with
Andrew Carruthers
& Jesse Linares
for Sam Villa


SUNDAY APRIL 29
1pm - 4pm  CE 3029

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226




  • How to give your guest a new look while “leaving the length” 
  • Techniques, tools and finishes for long locks 
  • Fresh perspectives on tiered layering created by irregular detached patterns support surface textures 
  • Simplified approaches to face framing and fringe 

BRING: Standing tripod if available, shears, straight cutting shear, blending shear, razor, brushes, Mason Pearson-type styling brush, small round brush, medium round brush,paddle brush, cutting combs, water spray bottle, 8-10 sectioning clips, your other specific working tools for design & finishing, (Mannequin Included) 


CE 3028

Erik Lander




Gary Machin

HANDS-ON
Hairdressing
to Barbering
with
Erik Lander & Gary Machin
of the British Barber Association


SUNDAY APRIL 29
9am - 12noon  CE 3028

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $229
Regular Price: $265



  • How to take your hairdressing skills and apply them to barbering techniques 
  • How to master basic cut techniques and shapes 
  • Fundamental clippering with attachments, clipper over comb, and scissor over comb 
  • How to use layering, tapering, fading and blending

BRING: Scissors/razors, cordless clippers, clippers, combs, crushes and any preferred styling tools

 


 

CE 4006

Gerard Scarpaci
HANDS-ON
Advanced
Cutting Techniques

with
Gerard Scarpaci
of Hairbrained


MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 12noon  CE 4006


CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226



  • How to push your Razor Cutting to an advanced level to create seamless shape, combing techniques and integrating disconnection 
  • Creative bang techniques 
  • How to create space, allowing hair to swing 

BRING: Razor (feather plier or feather styling razor (recommended), scissor/shear, 7” cutting comb with fine teeth, six duckbill sectioning clips, water bottle


CE 4005

Erik Lander



Gary Machin

HANDS-ON
Creative Men's
Long Hair with
Mustache and Beard
with
Erik Lander & Gary Machin
of the British Barber Association


MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 12noon  CE 4005

CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $229
Regular Price: $265



  • Advanced techniques used to create today’s modern and contemporary long hairstyles 
  • Techniques for beard and moustache designing for all face shapes 
  • Creative cutting techniques and an understanding of men’s long hairstyles

BRING: Scissors/razors, cordless clippers, clippers, combs, crushes and any preferred styling tools



CE 4008

Damien Carney
HANDS-ON
Trends For Today
Presented by Schwarzkopf
with Damien Carney

MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 12noon  CE 4008

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226




  • How to convert current cutting trends into salon friendly looks 
  • How to add your own personality to your looks 
  • A haircut that can be adapted to suit any hair texture 

BRING: Towels, sectioning clips. scissors, cutting combs of your choice and water spray/bottle, (Mannequin Included) 



CE 4004


Charlie Price
HANDS-ON
Updo Renaissance
Day Two

with Charlie Price


MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 12noon  CE 4004

CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $230
Regular Price: $266



  • How to photograph your work and develop a portfolio to be published 
  • Best practices for posting your work on social media and how to create the best presence for yourself 

BRING: Rat tail comb, Bristle brush, Traditional Bobby Pins (not hair pins), Rubber Bands, Metal Duck bill clips - (regular/ single and short double prong) (Mannequin Included)



CE 4007

Andrew Carruthers



Jesse Linears

HANDS-ON
Chops and Crops
with
Andrew Carruthers
& Jesse Linares
of Sam Villa


MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 12noon  CE 4007

CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226


  • Techniques for short women’s hairdressing 
  • How contrasting lines of precision & texture float together 
  • How multiple tools find their way into a single shape 
  • How texture and natural growth patterns play into the final result 

BRING: Standing tripod if available, shears, straight cutting shear, blending shear, razor, brushes, Mason Pearson-type styling brush, small round brush, medium round brush,paddle brush, cutting combs, water spray bottle, 8-10 sectioning clips, your other specific working tools for design & finishing, (Mannequin Included)


COSMETOLOGISTS ILLINOIS
CE 3010



HANDS-ON
Specialty Hair
with a European Flair
with the CI Braiding Team


SUNDAY APRIL 29
9am - 12:30pm CE 3010

CE Hours: 3.5

Early Bird Price: $190
Regular Price: $226




  • The latest inspirations and ideas from European techniques for specialty hair 
  • Simple tips to use to secure specialty hairdos

    BRING: Large tooth comb, rat tail comb, one large brush, small and large clips, bobby pins, hair pins, small and large elastic bands, pen, note paper and camera, (Mannequin Included)

 

 



 

CE 3009

CE 3030


Candy Shaw
aka The Balay Lama™

HANDS-ON
Painting Balayage
with
Candy Shaw + the Sunlights Balayage Artisan Team


SUNDAY APRIL 29
9am - 12noon CE 3009
1pm - 4pm CE 3030

CE Hours: 3

Early Bird Price: $229
Full Price: $265

BRING:clips, tail comb, color apron and a learning attitude!




  • ​Tips, tricks, tools and techniques to elevate your balayage craft and hairpainting
  • How to convert your foil guests to balayage
  • How to paint more money to your bottom line!

  • Each student will receive a Sunlights Balayage ‘swag bag’,education handout, mannequin to take home, and diploma.But that’s not all! By signing up, you will be automatically entered to win a ‘Shadow Day’ in Candy’s salon located in Atlanta, GA*!Don’t wait - The time is now to come ‘Join theBalayageRevolution™’!

    *Shadow day details will be announced in class.Must be present to win.

 


 

CE 4009

Alix Maya
Hands-On
Take a Natural Base to Iconic Creative Color
with
Alix Maya of Manic Panic

MONDAY April 30
9am - 12noon CE 4009

CE Hours: 3
Early Bird Price: $190
Full Price: $226

Bring:Bowls. brushes, gloves, clips, meche/foil/film, mannequin stands, combs and brushes
(Mannequin Included)




  • How to utilize placement and color principles to give a more dimensional end result
  • How to achieve the perfect base color for longer- lasting creative colors
  • Advance color placement techniques

 

 


 

 


CE 4003



















Tracey Vinson



HANDS-ON
Nail Art with Bling
and Designs
with
Tracey Vinson of ORLY

MONDAY APRIL 30
9am - 11am CE 4003

CE Hours: 2
Early Bird Price: $55
Full Price: $65



    • How to create embellished nails without going over the top
    • How to integrate chic and simple design with bling

      BRING:Your own LED Lamp and favorite art brushes
CE 4016

Amy Oung



HANDS-ON
Stars, Stripes and
Geo Designs
with
Amy Oung of ORLY

MONDAY April 30
11:30am - 1:30pm CE 4016

CE Hours: 2
Early Bird Price: $55
Full Price: $65



  • How to create fun and cool designs that will make your nail art pop
  • Create trendy stars, stripes, and geometricshaped nail art

    BRING:Your own LED Lamp and favorite art brushes




Hands-IN CE Workshops from SalonCentric Education!


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presents

Viral Braids
Hands-In Class

with Tiffany Chiapparelli


CEHS: 1.5 hours

PRICE: $40


Saturday, April 28
1:30pm – 3pm  
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Sunday, April 29
2pm – 3:30pm  SC-9503

Monday, April 30
2pm – 3:30pm  SC-9508

 




  • This program will highlight all exactly what is needed to launch, build and monetize your Instagram to convert followers to dollars behind the chair. ​

  • Bring:Carbon/heat resistant tail comb, detangling brush, grooming brush, sectioning clips, pin curl clips, flat iron/styler, Marcel curler and a Chameleon/25mm wand




 

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SC-9507

presents
Opposing Forces
Hands-In Class
with Dawn Atkinson
CE: 1.5 hours
Price: $40

Saturday, April 28
11:30am – 1pm
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Sunday, April 29
12noon – 1:30pm 
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Monday, April 30
12noon – 1:30pm
  SC-9507

 




 

  • As the experts in cutting and styling,
    Sexy Hair inspires stylists to Express themselves via their hair.
  • We at Sexy Hair feel that your hair can be a form of both self-expression and self-confidence.
  • A hairstyle has the ability to change your look depending on the situation at hand.
  • Whether you are looking for a more “DEMURE” look for day or “LET IT ROAR” for night, or simply just want to explore your “ALTER EGO”, Sexy Hair can help you create the right look.

  • BRING:Tail comb, wide tooth comb, duckbill clip, sectioning clips, Brushes: Denman, cushion & paddle brush, Bobby pins, hair pins, small elastic bands (clear or black), water spray bottle, pin curls clips, teasing brush, smoothing, vent or paddle brush, SH Curl Lock Pro curling iron and SH Texture Lock Pro crimping iron

     


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


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