AMERICA'S BEAUTY SHOW 2021

FOR ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING CE AN ABS REPRESENTATIVE WILL BE AVAILABLE ON SITE IN THE ABS WORKSHOP OFFICE LOCATED IN THE CONFERENCE CENTER TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS.

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS

MATTY CONRAD

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 | 12:00PM – 1:30PM

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 12:00PM - 1:30PM

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Matty Conrad as he returns to the classroom to entertain and inspire. Learn tips and tricks to becoming a master groomer.

With a strong focus on structural haircutting, beard shaping, time saving tricks, and a whole lot of humor – this class is sure to turn on a few light bulbs for barbers and stylists at all experience and skill levels.

ALEXIS RIVERA

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:00PM - 4:00PM

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Master two classic men’s short-and medium-length hairstyles at this intense class where your skills are front and center.

Merge theory with practice as our trained educator takes you step-by-step through each haircut as well as details the styling involved in the finished look.

Then, take the reins and duplicate the techniques on the mannequins provided using our four-step cutting method.

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Clippers, attachments, trimmers, shears, combs, towels, blow dryer, hair clips and power strip.

CRAIG “SKILLZ” MCLAURIN  

CRAIG "SKILLZ" MCLAURIN

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM  

$195

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Watch artists in motion as the extremely educational and always iconic team of barbers demonstrate 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 master 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.

 

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Adjustable arm clipper, Guards (00, 1, 2, 3, or 1/16, 1/8, /1/2, 1/4 depending on clipper brand), 2 combs, shears, hair clips

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM  

$195

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

This workshop focuses on how to fade up by placing lines of demarcation in and removing them. The workshop will also focus on how to fade down by not placing lines of demarcation in and obtaining a smooth transition fade.

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Adjustable arm clipper, Guards (00, 1, 2, 3, or 1/16, 1/8, /1/2, 1/4 depending on clipper brand), 2 combs, shears, hair clips

   

NIEVES ALMAREZ

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:30PM – 4:30PM  

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Creating a blended fade can be an intimidating process. This class will give the attendees the steps and the tips necessary to execute a seamless fade in their salons and barbershops.

The North American Fade class will utilize the Wahl Professional “skip attachment technique”, the Cordless Magic Clip and the Detailer Li.

Under the direction of Nieves Almaraz and John Carlo, class attendees will leave this class with “fade ready” techniques to take back to their customers.


TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 10:00AM - 1:00PM

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Creating a blended fade can be an intimidating process. This class will give the attendees the steps and the tips necessary to execute a seamless fade in their salons and barbershops.

The North American Fade class will utilize the Wahl Professional “skip attachment technique”, the Cordless Magic Clip and the Detailer Li.

Under the direction of Nieves Almaraz and John Carlo, class attendees will leave this class with “fade ready” techniques to take back to their customers.


TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 9:30AM - 12:30PM

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

This trend class will teach texture, movement, styling, and finishing as Jamie and Alessandro use Wahl Professional’s 1919 Styling and Finishing line combined with Wahl Professional tools to inspire your artistic ability and expand your technical skills. TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, Big Mag with all in one blade, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.

   

JOHN CARLO

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:30PM – 4:30PM  

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Creating a blended fade can be an intimidating process. This class will give the attendees the steps and the tips necessary to execute a seamless fade in their salons and barbershops.

The North American Fade class will utilize the Wahl Professional “skip attachment technique”, the Cordless Magic Clip and the Detailer Li.

Under the direction of Nieves Almaraz and John Carlo, class attendees will leave this class with “fade ready” techniques to take back to their customers.


TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 10:00AM - 1:00PM

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Creating a blended fade can be an intimidating process. This class will give the attendees the steps and the tips necessary to execute a seamless fade in their salons and barbershops.

The North American Fade class will utilize the Wahl Professional “skip attachment technique”, the Cordless Magic Clip and the Detailer Li.

Under the direction of Nieves Almaraz and John Carlo, class attendees will leave this class with “fade ready” techniques to take back to their customers.


TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.

WANZA POOLE

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM  

$195

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Watch artists in motion as the extremely educational and always iconic team of barbers demonstrate 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 master 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.

 

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Adjustable arm clipper, Guards (00, 1, 2, 3, or 1/16, 1/8, /1/2, 1/4 depending on clipper brand), 2 combs, shears, hair clips

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM  

$195

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

This workshop focuses on how to fade up by placing lines of demarcation in and removing them. The workshop will also focus on how to fade down by not placing lines of demarcation in and obtaining a smooth transition fade.

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Adjustable arm clipper, Guards (00, 1, 2, 3, or 1/16, 1/8, /1/2, 1/4 depending on clipper brand), 2 combs, shears, hair clips

JOHN MOSLEY

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 | 2:00PM – 4:00PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Have you ever feared cutting with clippers? Learn essential clipper cutting techniques from Andis’ world class education team to build your confidence and expand your skills.

Have you ever executed a precise haircut only to step back and see it doesn't look quite right on your client? In this class we will take a closer look into head shape and proportion, hair texture and unique bone structure, proper product application and styling. You will leave feeling confident in recommending the proper hairstyle for the client in your chair.

Additionally, discover how to select the right tool for the right job. Gain the confidence to deliver any cut using Andis clippers, trimmer and shavers. Learn to properly take care of your tools to ensure they have a long life.

KENNY DUNCAN

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 2:00PM – 3:00PM  

$100

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Cutting Curls Correctly with Andis, Embracing Heritage & the Natural Beauty of Multi-Cultural Textured Hair. Cutting Curls Correctly with Andis, Embracing Heritage & the Natural Beauty of Multi-Cultural Textured Hair.

In this class, you’ll learn how to properly analyze textured hair while acquiring an understanding of different hair patterns and how to cut them properly. Gain the confidence to work on any hair type that you encounter.

TOOLS REQUIRED:

    • Clipper – adjustable lever, clipper guards
    • Trimmer
    • Shaver
    • Shears
    • Razor
    • Water Bottle
    • Combs- be sure to bring a clipper comb that has teeth as wide as clipper blade
    • Clips

SEAN CASEY

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

12:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOURs

YOU'LL LEARN:

Everyone wants to know how to fade. But does everyone know exactly what a fade REALLY is? In this class, Andis Educators will dive deep into when to fade, the different styles and types of fades, placement of the blend, and terminology and tools to use. If you've ever felt overwhelmed by doing a fade, this is the class for you. You'll have a better understanding of how to approach a faded haircut on any hair type, when to execute a low, medium or high fade and how to blend seamlessly.

ALESSANDRO COMAI

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 9:30AM - 12:30PM

$175

CE: 3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

This trend class will teach texture, movement, styling, and finishing as Jamie and Alessandro use Wahl Professional’s 1919 Styling and Finishing line combined with Wahl Professional tools to inspire your artistic ability and expand your technical skills. TOOLS REQUIRED: Cordless Senior or Cordless Magic Clipper assortment of guards, Cordless Detailer Li, Finale, or Shaver Shaper, Big Mag with all in one blade, barber comb, cutting comb, clips, blow dryer, vent brush, round brush and towels.