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.

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS

 

JACOB KHAN

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

$195

CE:3 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

In this hands on class we will be going over three full haircuts with multiple tools. Each cut was chosen because clients actually ask for it. This haircutting class is designed to help bring you real salon success!

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Scissor, razor, cutting comb, haircutting clips, manikin stand, doll head - minimum collarbone length (18 inches), blow dryer, and smoothing iron

   

CANDICE HOLLUB

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

$90

CE: 2 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join us for a two hour updo demonstration class by Candice Hollub. Candice will teach three bridal up-styles incorporating the current trends of ridge work, soft + low buns, and how to shape face framing pieces.

Additionally, you’ll learn tips to create the most flattering shapes for every face as well as time and efficiency tricks for creating beautiful updos.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 12:30PM – 2:30PM

$90

CE: 2 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join us for a two hour updo demonstration class by Candice Hollub. Candice will teach three bridal up-styles incorporating the current trends of ridge work, soft + low buns, and how to shape face framing pieces.

Additionally, you’ll learn tips to create the most flattering shapes for every face as well as time and efficiency tricks for creating beautiful updos.

NICK ARROJO

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

$195

CE: 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 REQUIRED:

Razor, blades, scissors, cutting comb, wide tooth comb, sectioning clips, water/spray bottle.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 9:30AM – 12:30PM

$195

CE: 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 oft-forgotten skills that reestablish the importance of the fundamentals of hairdressing.

Applying classic techniques to geometric yet organic shapes, learn to improve all your cuts, from the most simple to the most creative and dynamic.

TOOLS REQUIRED:

Scissors, cutting comb, wide tooth comb, sectioning clips, water/spray bottle.

   

SAM VILLA

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 9:00AM – 10:30AM

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Explore time-saving techniques that are essential to upgrading your finishing skillset & re-inventing your appointment book. Learn from Sam Villa as he shares his secrets to speedy styling that lasts. See what products can solve common problems, what techniques can shorten appointments, what are the most sought-after styles that ultimately help you make more money behind the chair!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

1:00PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Ownership over the foundations of haircutting opens limitless creativity & flexibility in your hairdressing. By truly understanding the concepts of elevation, over direction, finger angle & body positioning you will see how to take the guesswork out of adapting haircuts to the needs of your salon guests. Explore what it takes to create a precision cut & learn what common mistakes to avoid. Learn to design clean, balanced lines with the right body positioning that will produce a precise result.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:00PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Do you have clients whose hair shows every snip, step, & layer you cut? Learn the limits & capabilities of each fabric so you can master the art of choosing which technique to use & when. Explore non-traditional hybrid hair cutting methods that deliver lived-in results! Discover simplified techniques for lived-in lines & demystify graduation placement for a diffused look. We will explore what, why, & how behind texturizing to expand your skillset & build confidence to achieve the perfect textured, lived-in cut!

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 11:45AM – 1:15PM  

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

How often do you cut wet to only go back & detail on dry hair? Learn how to quickly create seamless invisible layers with these money-making dry cutting techniques from Sam Villa. You will learn how to create a cut that is ideal for clients embracing their natural texture, & to encourage organic movement by following a visual pattern to enhance natural shape. Gain cutting clarity & master these innovative approaches to achieve instant results for a lived-in, customized cut. You will gain the know-how to remove length & density in all the right areas & discover time-saving techniques that are tailored to suit each client’s hair type individually

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 1:30PM – 2:45PM  

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Learn effortless & low maintenance lived-in cuts & styles in this student-focused class. Learn while having FUN with Sam Villa & Jesse Linares as they tag-team this design & finishing class. Sam will showcase his express finishing techniques that incorporate approachable braids, ponytails, knots & more! While Jesse will share how to design the alternative, multi-layered & lived-in ‘wolf cut’. Learn how to set yourself apart with these innovative styling & cutting techniques that will give your skillset a modern edge.

 

JESSE LINARES

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 2:45PM – 3:45PM  

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

 

YOU'LL LEARN:

Never far from the spotlight, the blunt bob has re-emerged as one of this year's most requested haircuts. While this simple, solid-form haircut may look easy to execute, there are unique challenges that can arise when creating this shape. Together, we will examine these challenges & how to overcome them with technique - even on difficult textures & densities 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 11:00AM – 12:30PM  

FREE

CE: 1.5 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

The Wolf Cut, or modern mullet, has gone from lurking around the trend circuit to becoming a full-fledged craze on the upswing. This haircut has no rules, ranging from aggressive & edgy, to soft & romantic – & anywhere in between! In this 90-minute program, we will explore how to break this shape into predictable, manageable pieces, & how to customize the cut to meet any salon request.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 10:15AM – 11:30AM  

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

In modern haircutting, gender-specific labels are quickly becoming a thing of the past. Identity & style are fluid concepts. So, to meet the individual needs of our guests, our approach & methods must also be fluid & flexible! In this class, we will analyze a single sectioning plan that will allow us to create two very different haircuts that may be worn by anyone.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 | 1:00PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Ownership over the foundations of haircutting opens limitless creativity & flexibility in your hairdressing. By truly understanding the concepts of elevation, over direction, finger angle & body positioning you will see how to take the guess work out of adapting haircuts to the needs of your salon guests. Explore what it takes to create a precision cut & learn what common mistakes to avoid. Learn to design clean, balanced lines with the right body positioning that will produce a precise result.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 1:00PM – 2:45PM  

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Learn effortless & low maintenance lived-in cuts & styles in this student-focused class. Learn while having FUN with Sam Villa & Jesse Linares as they tag-team this design & finishing class. Sam will showcase his express finishing techniques that incorporate approachable braids, ponytails, knots & more! While Jesse will share how to design the alternative, multi-layered & lived-in ‘wolf cut’. Learn how to set yourself apart with these innovative styling & cutting techniques that will give your skillset a modern edge.

   

KAREN GORDON

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 11:00AM – 12:00PM

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 11:00AM – 12:00PM

FREE

CE: 1 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Hair loss is one of the fastest growing segments of the beauty industry. Do you know what to say to clients who complain about thinning hair? Do you wish you knew more so you could offer effective solutions? In this 60 minute class, CC President Karen Gordon, Salon Owner and Certified Trichologist, will guide you through how to have a proper conversation with clients who suffer from thinning hair. Learn how to identify the most common types of hair loss, understand the causes and learn what you can do to help.

KELLY MCGOWAN

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 | 11:30AM-1:30PM

$159

CE: 2 HOUR

 

YOU'LL LEARN:

A client with curly, wavy or kinky hair sits in your chair and you’re terrified. That fear ends today. With Khalilah Barron, you’ll explore how naturally textured, ethnic hair is structured differently and must be cut equally differently.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

2:30PM – 4:30PM  

$150.00

CE: 2 HOURS

YOU'LL LEARN:

Take the Guess Work Out of Texture!

Hollywood Worthy Results, Effortless Technique!

Featuring REDAVID® Artistic Team Leader Katherine Sims, get ready to up your blow out game! As a Master Stylist, Katherine will take the mystery out of creating more body and fluidity of movement from roots to ends to create a Red Carpet worthy finish. You’ll learn how to analyze any hair type and adjust your technique to enhance any cut for a look that stuns.

 

Tools list:

  1. Blow Dryer
  2. Clips
  3. Round Brushes (varying sizes)
  4. Denman Brush
  5. Metal Hair Clips

     

SONYA DOVE

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Ulta Beauty Pro Team member Sonya Dove and Ulta Beauty Design Team member Gilad Goldstein as they demonstrate their best tips on hair-cutting. You will learn everything from how to cut a textured shag to a short and edgey signature cut. Whether looking for new ways to elevate your clients hair behind the chair or looking to create editorial looks, this class will help you take your skills to the next level.


GILAD GOLDSTEIN

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 | 1:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Ulta Beauty Pro Team member Sonya Dove and Ulta Beauty Design Team member Gilad Goldstein as they demonstrate their best tips on hair-cutting. You will learn everything from how to cut a textured shag to a short and edgey signature cut. Whether looking for new ways to elevate your clients hair behind the chair or looking to create editorial looks, this class will help you take your skills to the next level.

     


DAVID LOPEZ

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 1:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Ulta Beauty Pro Team members David Lopez and Michelle O’Connor alongside Ulta Beauty Design Team member Bianca Donahue as they demonstrate their best tips and tricks for styling textured hair. During this class you will learn all of the styling secrets from some of the industry's best and learn how to confidently conquer your clients curls and take them to the next level.

 

MICHELLE O'CONNOR

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 1:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Ulta Beauty Pro Team members David Lopez and Michelle O’Connor alongside Ulta Beauty Design Team member Bianca Donahue as they demonstrate their best tips and tricks for styling textured hair. During this class you will learn all of the styling secrets from some of the industry's best and learn how to confidently conquer your clients curls and take them to the next level.

   

 

BIANCA DONAHUE

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 1:30PM – 2:30PM  

FREE

CE: 2 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Join Ulta Beauty Pro Team members David Lopez and Michelle O’Connor alongside Ulta Beauty Design Team member Bianca Donahue as they demonstrate their best tips and tricks for styling textured hair. During this class you will learn all of the styling secrets from some of the industry's best and learn how to confidently conquer your clients curls and take them to the next level.

 

BEN MOLLIN

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 | 10:30AM – 1:30PM  

FREE

CE: 3 HOUR

YOU'LL LEARN:

Come spend 3 hours with the one and only Ben Mollin! With over thirty years of cutting experience Ben will be demonstrating three of his signature cuts.

“Layers” aka The Sex Kitten. This timeless haircut is inspired by the classic iconic look of Brigitte Bardot “Bob” this classic precision cut broken down and executed to take the fear out of precision work! “Pixie” watch Ben create a dramatic modern take on the modern trend of today’s Pixie.      

Be prepared to laugh, learn and be inspired. You will be glad you attended this class!