Technique / CEH Learning

HAIR EDUCATION

Price KEY: 
VIP: Includes Front Row & Swag Bag    EB: Early Bird (By 3/18)    F: Full Price (After 3/18)


All exhibitors, workshops, artists, presenters, times & locations are subject to change without notice.
The Chicago Cosmetologists Association, Inc. is an approved sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (license #190-000101).


  

Hands-On - Includes Mannequin

French Cutting!
with Candy Shaw @thebalaylama


Sunday, April 19
9am - 12:30pm  EDU-604

EB $249  F $275
CEH: 3.5 hours


You'll Learn:

Ever wanted to do a haircut in 7 minutes? Well come Learn the French Way, the Right Way in this intro to French Cutting Course! Candy Shaw has been teaching her ‘Americanized’ version of this revolutionary cutting system since the early 90s in her Atlanta based Advanced Academy. In her system, you will learn to stand the client up to cut your basic outline, build layering from the top of the head down, and cut everything on top of the finger for efficient cutting. French Cutting is much faster than the traditional British technique, and creates soft, feminine shapes and commercial looks. Your guests will see and feel the difference!

Techniques covered: Méche a Méche, Exterior, Reverse Exterior, Interior, Diving, Dry Texturizing and so much more!

Tools required: straight cutting shear, comb and a learning attitude!

NOTE: Investment includes a mannequin (yours to keep!), education handout, diploma, and Jamison Shaw Academy ‘swag bag’. Each student registered will be entered to win an exclusive shadow day with Candy Shaw in her 50-chair Atlanta Salon. Details will be discussed during the event.






The Art of the Blow-Dry 2.0
with Shannon King @ergostylingtools


Sunday, April 19
1pm - 2:30pm  EDU-617

Monday, April 20
1pm - 2:30pm  EDU-649

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

The "Art of the Blow-Dry" has been one of the most successful training programs for leading salons throughout North America. The "Art of the Blow Dry 2.0" takes those fundamentals and ties them together to create beautiful and varied finished looks. You will leave inspired to take your finishing to the next level!

Special class bonus! Each class attendee receives a voucher for an ERGO brush of their choice ($43.95 retail value) which also includes 10% off of all show purchases.This voucher is redeemable at the show only in ERGO booth # 757.




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Forever Curls
with Leysa Carrillo, Leysa Hair & Makeup @leysahairandmakeup @forevercurlseducation


Sunday, April 19
10am - 11:30am  EDU-629

EB $90  F $115
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

What is Forever Curls education? It is an introduction to the art of cut, coloring and styling curly hair to the maximum level possible. This class is designed for anyone looking to perfect their techniques and learning new ones. We will cover everything from curl type, product choice, proper blonding, mixing, saturation, color formulation, glossing/toning, pastel, colorful curls and more. You will see all techniques demonstrated on a live model. Tips, tricks and secrets for a seamless pictures finish, all will be revealed in the class. Forever Curls will equip you with the knowledge and confidence that you desire in order to raise your curly hair skills! 

What’s more, Forever Curls Workshop believes in creating a connection with the community and help as many stylists as possible to archives their goals.
 




Hands-On - Includes Mannequin

Forever Curls
with Leysa Carrillo, Leysa Hair & Makeup @leysahairandmakeup @forevercurlseducation


Sunday, April 19
1pm - 4pm  EDU-630

EB $250  F $265
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

Will go beyond the normal, and explore how to face a color correction and create the solution for each client, making something common extraordinary. We will use balayage, foilayage, teasylights, babylights, traditional weaving, foiling and colormelting to create the most asked looks that can be used and manipulated to create the same impact on straight hair. We will cover everything including consultation, the importance of prepping the hair, formulations using color charts, direct dyes color charts, correct warmth pigments, what tools to use, product knowledge, finish/styling and more. In this hands-on class we will construct looks from beginning to end using one or several of the techniques demonstrated on your mannequins. 

Along with coloring, we will go over consultation, business management and curly cutting techniques. Every student will have the chance to practice one of three methods of cutting curly hair, demonstrating texturizing, graduation, and creating shape. Everyone will leave with their creative minds wide open and ready to experiment and elevate.

WHAT TO BRING: 
Gloves, sectioning comb, color smock, clips, color brushes, shears and cutting comb. 

WHAT WE PROVIDE:
Mannequins will be provided by ABS. 
 




Hands-On- Includes Mannequin

Iconic Two Step Fading Systems
with Wanza Poole & Craig "SKILZ" McLaurin @iconicbarber


Sunday, April 19
1pm - 4pm  EDU-631

EB $195  F $235
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

This workshop focuses on how to fade up by placing lines of demarcation in and removing them and how to fade down by not placing lines of demarcation in and obtaining a smooth transitional fade.




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S.Y.S.T.E.M.
with Wanza Poole and Craig "SKILZ" McLaurin @iconicbarber


Monday, April 20
1pm - 2:30pm  EDU-650

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

The Iconic Barber S.Y.S.T.E.M stands for “Saving You Stress Time Energy & Money.” In this class you will learn to create your own cutting system by learning iconic techniques that will help you become more efficient, expand your clientele and increase your bottom line. This class is a comprehensive look at how to combine cutting skills, business knowledge, social media and online booking services to maximize your profits. 
 




Hands-On- Includes Mannequin

Five Steps to a Perfect Fade
with Wanza Poole & Craig "SKILZ" McLaurin @iconicbarber


Sunday, April 19
9am - 12noon  EDU-605

EB $195  F $235
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

Watch artists in motion as the extremely educational Iconic Team of Barbers demonstrates the 5 steps to creating the fade. Attendees will learn how to remove lines of demarcation for a flawless finish, how to establish length, remove bulk and mastering design. Additional learning outcomes include the use of guards, tools and combs. From preparing your landscape to the finishing touches, every man’s haircut can now be a work of art.




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HAIR LOSS: New Opportunities for Growth 
with Karen Gordon 
@karengordonhairloss


Sunday, April 19
10am - 11:30am  EDU-608

EB $45  F $60
CEH: 1.5 hours


Hair Loss is currently the fastest growing segment in the salon industry. If you’ve been hearing a lot about hair loss and don’t know how to get started offering services in your salon, join Karen Gordon, Salon Owner and Certified Trichologist (WTS) and learn how to incorporate hair loss/hair replacement into your career. 

You'll Learn:

  • What Trichology is
  • Hair Loss/Hair Replacement opportunities for both hairstylists and estheticians
  • Service and retail profit potential
  • How to set up a clinic within your salon/spa/suite
  • The 5 most common hair loss challenges
  • What you can do to help your clients 


     



Look & Learn

It’s All About Hair Loss: An Intro to Trichology 
with Connie Judge  nntiusaga.com


Monday, April 20
10am - 11:30am  EDU-642

EB $45  F $60
CEH:
1.5 hours

You'll Learn:

How many more strands do your clients have to lose? Hair loss is a globally epidemic and is at an all-time high! Over a 100 million people are losing their hair with numbers increasing daily. The business of Trichology has become a paradigm shift in the beauty industry and is providing many solutions for hair loss.

This Intro to Trichology class will empower beauty professionals with many solutions for hair loss. The class will present a wealth of knowledge concerning hair loss restoration, trichology haircare solutions and wellness of the body. A question and answer segment will include: the importance of client consultations; diet and nutrition; sickness and diseases that causes hair loss; toxic bodies; laser therapy; hair augmentation and much more. 





Hands-On- Includes Mannequin

Razor Inspiration 2.0  
with Nick Arrojo 
@nickarrojo


Sunday, April 19
9am - 12noon  EDU
-603

EB $195  F $235
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

In this hands-on seminar, learn from the originator of modern creative razor cutting, Nick Arrojo. Under his guidance, practice a pioneering approach to precision-based razor cutting. Taking students through vital basics like how to correctly hold a straightedge razor through to exciting trends like creating space, texture, and freedom in the cut and style, this inspirational class is perfect to take your creative edge to the next level.

Tools to bring: 
Razor, blades, scissors, cutting comb, wide tooth comb, sectioning clips and water spray 





Hands-On - Includes Mannequin

Master Classic Scissor Cutting  
with Nick Arrojo 
@nickarrojo


Monday, April 20
9am - 12noon  EDU
-634

EB $195  F $235
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

Before he ever picked up the razor, Nick Arrojo became the youngest-ever Vidal Sassoon Creative Director, showing uncommon command of classic scissor cutting techniques. In this new hands-on class, master the often-forgotten skills that reestablish the importance of the fundamentals of hairdressing. In this class you will learn to apply classic techniques on geometric yet organic shapes, and learn to improve all your cuts from the simplest to the most creative and dynamic.

Tools to bring: 
Scissors cutting combs, wide tooth comb, sectioning clips, water spray 

 




Look & Learn

Fairy Shags, Bardot Blowouts, Business, & Beyond - Begin to Believe 
with
Mireya Villarreal @mireya_villarreal_ & Ashlee Norman @ashleenormanhair @pinkpewter 


Monday, April 20
9am - 12noon  EDU-632

VIP $199  EB $125  F $145
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

Get behind the scenes of Ashlee Norman’s signature Fairy Shags and Bardot Blowouts. Learn the “why’s” to her Hybrid cutting style using both tools, razor and scissors, in terms of the articulation of the blade in relationship to the hair and the finish to the lines. Witness the “making of” beautiful vintage volume with a modern twist. Beyond the cut and style - get encouraged by Ashlee’s story of balancing success and motherhood and begin to believe in the possibilities.

Mireya Villarreal, Founder and CEO of Pink Pewter will be talking branding and how to position yourself for next level success. Mireya will lay out her personal business playbook which you can take away as tool to help you grow and conquer your goals. Learn how to build your brand (You!), step by step from a hairstylist and business owner who started in a 600 square foot salon to growing an international brand sold in over 30 countries.





 

What Stylists Can do to Help Tackle Hair Loss 
with Evie Johnson 
@contactevie  


Sunday, April 19
1pm - 2:30pm  EDU-619

EB $45  F $60
CEH: 1.5 hours

 

“What Stylists Can Do to Help Tackle Hair Loss” is a course is designed for individuals who are seeking more knowledge about hair loss. Evie Johnson will discuss tips, techniques and root causes that lead to hair breakage because of improper usage of chemical and other salon processes that can lead to permanent destruction of the hair and scalp.  

You'll Learn:

  • What you can do for your clients to help tackle the basics of hair loss
  • Tips and techniques and an understanding of the root causes of hair breakage
  • How improper usage of chemical and other salon processes can lead to permanent destruction of the hair scalp





 


Look & Learn

Back to the Future – Rock Timeless Cuts RIGHT NOW/HOW
with Wayne Tuggle & Michael O'Rourke @hanzonation, @waynetugglehair, @michael_orourke_official


Sunday, April 19
1pm - 2:30pm  EDU
-618

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

“Back to the Future” with Michael O'Rourke and Wayne Tuggle offers you the rare chance to learn fromthe masterstogether again. In an intimate classroom setting, Michael and Wayne will demonstrate their favorite cutting techniques and share their wisdom from many awesome years in the salon industry. You will come out of this class feeling inspired and ready to rock these timeless cuts from these industry rockstars! Some you know, some you’ll never forget, some you’re ready to take to your next level. Get in on the action! 





Hands-On - Includes Mannequin

NAHA Creation with a Sassoon Foundation
with Cole Thompson & Oscar Bond @hanzonation, @_cole_thompson, @oscarbond007 


Monday, April 20
9am - 12noon  EDU
-635

EB $195  F $235
CEH: 3 hours


You'll Learn:

“NAHA Creation with a Vidal Sassoon Foundation” is a technique-based class taught by two giants in the haircutting industry. Oscar Bond, NAHA master winner and Cole Thompson, youngest creative director for Vidal Sassoon, will teach you what they have learned throughout the years. From winning a NAHA to creating an everyday look, this is a class you will not want to miss.
 

Tools to bring: 

Shear, Texturizer, Comb and Spray Bottle




Look & Learn

Hair Nutrients and Scalp-Skin Boosters
with Connie Judge  nntiusaga.com


Sunday, April 19
3pm - 4:30pm  EDU
-626

EB $45  F $60
CEH:
 1.5 hours

You'll Learn:

  • Hair loss as it relates to diet, nutrition and internal factors
  • Healthy scalp skin booster foods for super hair growth
  • The top ten cancer defender foods that detoxifies the body



 


Look & Learn

Braids & Updo's for Beginners
with Jenny Strebe @theconfessionsofhairstylist @aiirprofessional


Sunday, April 19
3pm - 4:30pm  EDU
-628

EB $75  F $90
CEH:
1.5 hours

You'll Learn:

A master of her profession, Jenny Strebe will help you harness the transformative power of hair to create visually arresting styles in this 90-minute class. Strebe is the founder of AIIR Professional and is a social media powerhouse @confessionsofahairstylist. Her posts and videos hit upwards of 40K views! Fusing her talent for hairdressing and her love for education, Jenny founded the beloved YouTube channel “Confessions of a Hairstylist.” She is the go-to for how-to and her site has over 6-million views on YouTube and a combined 600,000 on all social media outlets. She’s been featured in leading magazine titles and online, and she’s been named one of the top hair bloggers in America. What’s more, Jenny is a published author of 3 hair tutorial books sold worldwide.  

Get ready for 90-minutes of training from founder of AIIR Professional and social media influencer @confessionsofahairstylist Jenny Strebe. She will dive into incredible techniques to get your braids spot on and up-do ready! You’ll boost your social media game, learn from Jenny’s incredible talent and bring your clients insta-fabulous looks. All experience levels are welcome in this class. You’ll learn about the fundamentals of products used for up styles and braids, tips on how to build a social media presence and take in gorgeous demonstrations.




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Bridal Up-dos by "The Lovely Hair Class"
with
Candice Hollub @thelovelyhairclass


Sunday, April 19
12noon - 2pm  EDU
-621

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 2 hours


You'll Learn:

Candice Hollub brings 10+ years of experience in the bridal hairstyling industry. She will teach three bridal up-styles incorporating the current trends of ridge-work, soft + low buns and how to shape face-framing pieces. She focuses on tips to create the most flattering shapes for every facial shape and the importance of time and efficiency when creating up-dos.




Look & Learn

Bridal Down-styles by "The Lovely Hair Class" 
with Candice Hollub @thelovelyhairclass 


Monday, April 20
10am - 12noon  EDU
-643

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 2 hours


You'll Learn:

Bridal Down-styles by “The Lovely Hair Class” is a two-hour demonstration class by Candice Hollub. She will teach a down style, a half up/half down style, plus a low ponytail to show variety in offering your clients formal hair that isn’t a traditional up-do. A bridal hairstyling expert in her own right, she will share different curling techniques she has learned from experience. Hollub comes from Houston, TX so she has learned firsthand what products to use and foolproof steps to take to beat humidity and be as long-lasting as possible.





Look & Learn

Fringe, Frame, and Forward Graduation
with
Eric Fisher @ericfisherhair


Sunday, April 19
9:30am - 11am  EDU-654

Monday, April 20
10am - 11:30am  EDU-671

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

Discover new and innovative ways of achieving today’s most requested textured fringe and face-framing looks! Learn the Aquage “best practices” of cutting fringes, connecting the fringe to the frame of the haircut and tying it all together with forward graduation! Adding these shear, razor and dry texturizing techniques to your creative repertoire will help you achieve consistent, predictable results on any hair texture!





Look & Learn

"The Art of Natural Texture" Styling and Finishing
with
Leslie Wilson @lesliewilson_aquage


Sunday, April 19
11:30am - 1pm  EDU-651

Monday, April 20
11:30am - 1pm  EDU-670

EB $75  F $90
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

Learn the best practices of enhancing or transforming natural textured hair. From consultation and hair typing to product recommendations and technique, you’ll get a clear road map for approaching all things natural texture! Discover a solid foundation of tools and techniques that will give stylists of every learning level the confidence to care for all hair types and textures!


SALONCENTRIC EDUCATION

HAIR

NOTE:  SALONCENTRIC Education is first come first served. No registration required.

All exhibitors, workshops, artists, presenters, times & locations are subject to change without notice.
SalonCentric is an approved sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation (license #190000542)






 

AMIKA
Presents

Advanced Finishing
with Claire Kampelman

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
12noon - 12:50pm

Sunday, April 19
11am - 11:50am

Monday, April 20
11am - 11:50am


You'll Learn:

• Proper tool usage and precise iron-work in this intensive course that teaches you how to use your tools with intention
• Geek out on tools and learn multiple techniques including cool-girl waves, the rock and roll blow-dry, the perfect silk press and mastering the art of the Marceliron







 

AMIKA
Presents

Viral Braids
with Faye Joe

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
2:10pm - 3pm

Sunday, April 19
2:10pm - 3pm

Monday, April 20
2pm - 3pm


You'll Learn:

• Ever wish you could recreate all the hot braids flooding your timeline? This is the class for you. Insta-famous looks are deconstructed and taught “from the crown” for a simplified yet intense learning experience,which will leave you ready to take your skills to the next level. From accent braids and tribal inspired looks to statement braids, these advance looks are easily customizable and photo-ready, guaranteed to get you likes







 

DYSON
Presents

Maximum Impact
with Todd Tinnel

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
12noon - 12:50pm

Sunday, April 19
10am - 10:50am

Monday, April 20
10am - 10:50am


You'll Learn:

• It’s no secret that great color and a stellar cut will keep clients coming back and referrals flowing in. But what about that perfect salon blowdry? With the Dyson Supersonic Professional Edition, you’ll learn how a strong finish can also be a teachable moment for your client that helps them love the look you’ve given them long after they’ve left the salon and will have potential new clients stopping them in their tracks to ask, “who does your hair?”







 

DYSON
Presents

Texture for All!
with Todd Tinnel

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
2:10pm - 3pm

Sunday, April 19
1:05pm - 1:55pm

Monday, April 20
1:05pm - 1:55pm


You'll Learn:

• These days, everybody loves texture! Whether you’re embracing natural texture, building extra texture into the look you’re creating, or wanting to master that “undone” organic flow, we’ve got you covered in this fun, multi-faceted, something-for-every-texture class that guaranteed to deliver plenty of tips and tricks you can use in the salon tomorrow!







 

IGK
Presents

Signature Cutting & Styling Demo’s
with Aaron Grenia, Franck Izquierdo, Chase Kusero & Leo Izquierdo

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
1:05pm - 1:55pm
3:05pm - 4:05pm

Sunday, April 19
11am - 11:50am
2:10pm - 3pm

Monday, April 20
11am - 11:50am
2pm - 3pm







 

MALIBU C
Presents

911 Hair Emergency!
with Georgia Reed

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
12noon - 12:50pm

Sunday, April 19
10am - 10:50am
3:15pm - 4:05pm

Monday, April 20
10am - 10:50am


You'll Learn:

• Discover what can Kill your Color Confidence and How to Get it Back!
• Hair emergencies happen to all of us. Virtually every colorist experiences hair color disasters and are expected to perform miracles on severely compromised hair. Whether it is in the salon or fixing a DIY home job, services gone wrong can shake even the most seasoned salon professional. This class is designed to arm you with the tools you need to become an expert at problem-solving and introduce you to Hair Wellness Rehab.







 

MALIBU C
Presents

Emergencias de Cabello 911!
with Alejandro Segua

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
2:10pm - 3pm

Sunday, April 19
1:05pm - 1:55pm

Monday, April 20
12noon - 12:50pm
2:10pm - 3pm


You'll Learn:

• Descubre que es lo que mata la confidencia cuando haces servicios de color y como regresar esa confidencia en los servicios de color! Seamos realístico las emergencias nos pasan a Todos.
• A To Dos los estilistas o coloristas nos han pasado desastres y esperamos hacer milagros en cabello está comprometido severamente maltratado.ya sea en el salón o en la casa o detrás de la silla donde hacemos nuestro trabajo cuando los servicios de color salen mal o hacemos un error hasta los mejores artistas estilistas peluqueros senosmueve la tierra o nos da temblor en la rodillas







 

MIZANI
Presents

Mizani Aircut!
with Ashley Brown

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
2:10pm - 3pm

Sunday, April 19
11am - 11:50am
2:10pm - 3pm

Monday, April 20
11am - 11:50am
2:10pm - 3pm


You'll Learn:

• Cutting textured hair is truly and art, and Mizani has mastered it! Join Ashley Brown for a sneak peak of our NEW 2-day certification program for cutting textured hair. The MIZANI Aircut is a solution based cutting method for ALL texture types that combines the Science, Art and Technique of working with texture, and through 5 “glide” techniques you will understand why we call it the “MIZANI Air Cut”! This approach to cutting creates air pockets in textured hair for maximum movement every time!







 

OUIDAD
Presents

Curl Crash Course
with Jessica O’Brien

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
3:05pm - 4:05pm

Sunday, April 19
11am - 11:50am
2:10pm - 3pm

Monday, April 20
11am - 11:50am
3:15pm - 4:05pm


You'll Learn:

• The Natural Texture movement is more than a trend… it’s a way of life! Every day, clients are ”Cutting the Cord” and allowing their curls to live in all their glory. With this explosion of texture, Curl Girls are looking for Curl Experts. Curl Crash Course provides stylists an overview into the anatomy of curls, the mindset of curly-haired clients, curl care, and natural curl styling 







 

SAM VILLA
Presents

The Value of Experience with The Sam Villa® ArTeam
with Andrew Carruthers and Jesse Linares or Anna Peters

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
1:05pm - 1:55pm  (with Andrew & Jesse)

Sunday, April 19
12noon - 12:50pm  (with Andrew & Anna)

Monday, April 20
1:05pm - 1:55pm  (with Anna & Jesse)


You'll Learn:

• From our technical approach to our customer relationships, let’s discover new ways to fulfill our salon guests’ needs and ignite the passion for our craft







 

PUREOLOGY
Presents

LOVEtoLEARN Hair Cutting
with Michelle Patton

FREE / CEH: 1

Saturday, April 18
12noon - 12:50pm

Sunday, April 19
10am - 10:50am
1:05pm - 1:55pm

Monday, April 20
10am - 10:50am
1:05pm - 1:55pm


You'll Learn:

• To conquer the creative process of cutting hair with Pureology’s Design Director, Michelle Patton
• Take a deep dive into understanding how to create the biggest trends of 2020 that your guests want!
• The art breaking down the latest trends with Pureology’s signature hair cutting Methodology