Education

Rockville

  • Amika Advanced Finishing

    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 Marcel iron.

    Click here to view class flyer. 

  • Amika Brooklyn Bride

    THINK WEDDING HAIR, THE BROOKLYN WAY
    This course takes a modern spin on wedding day updo’s, teaching styles for the more sophisticated woman who prefers fabulous over fancy, and cool over classic. Approachable yet advanced techniques are used to combine runway chic and effortless glam to create looks that suit the contemporary bride.

    Click here to view class flyer.

  • Babe Hand-Tied Weft Extensions

    Includes Certification and a Starter Kit!

    Come learn the quickest, best approach, for applying seamless weft extensions, while still focusing on preserving the integrity of your client’s hair! Brought to you by Babe, the Top Professional Extension brand in North America!

    Why Weft Extensions?
    • Low stress on client’s hair
    • No chemicals or heat
    • Easy installation & removal
    • Make more money in less time

    Pro Tool Kit Includes: Quick Pick, Loop Tool, Deluxe Tool, Clips, Velcro Hair Grippers, Swatch Ring, Needles, Thread, Silicone Beads, Stork Shears, Mannequin, Stand & Practice Weft Hair (value of $250).

    Click here to view class flyer for 8/26.
    Click here to view fall class flyer. 

  • Babe Lash, Lash Certification

    Learn everything you need to know in this Babe Eyelash Extension class. Participants will learn about the theory and growth cycle associated with natural eyelashes as well as proper placement and technique for eyelash extensions. Participants will learn several different styles for placing eyelashes, and the Do’s and Dont's associated with the placement.

    Each attendee will receive a complete Babe Lash Extension kit including everything you will need to grow your lash business.

    Lunch included. 

    Click here to view class flyer.

  • ColorProof Progressive Braiding Demo

    We live in a visually expressive and social media-exposed world where braiding has taken over. This trend isn’t going anywhere! Do you find yourself Insta-stalking stylists for creative braiding inspiration? Have you ever asked yourself, “how did they do that?” Yes?! Then you belong in this class!

    You will learn SIX braiding techniques that progress in difficulty, why to use each one for effect, and how to create a completed style. We will also “go beyond the Google” and teach how to undo braid pictures to figure out how to accomplish the most salon-requested styles. You will leave with a new skill set and the confidence to create your own beautiful, Insta-worthy looks.

    LEARN AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Six trending braid and twist techniques
    • Braiding with fine hair—it’s not impossible!
    • How did they do that? Undoing the style
    • I did the braid, now what? Creating and finishing for a
    cohesive style
    • Braiding in the salon vs. for social media

    Click here to view flyer. 

  • ColorProof Progressive Braiding Hands-On

    We live in a visually expressive and social media-exposed world where braiding has taken over. This trend isn’t going anywhere! Do you find yourself Insta-stalking stylists for creative braiding inspiration? Have you ever asked yourself, “how did they do that?” Yes?! Then you belong in this class!

    You will learn SIX braiding techniques that progress in difficulty, why to use each one for effect, and how to create a completed style. We will also “go beyond the Google” and teach how to undo braid pictures to figure out how to accomplish the most salon-requested styles. You will leave with a new skill set and the confidence to create your own beautiful, Insta-worthy looks.

    LEARN AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Six trending braid and twist techniques
    • Braiding with fine hair—it’s not impossible!
    • How did they do that? Undoing the style
    • I did the braid, now what? Creating and finishing for a
    cohesive style
    • Braiding in the salon vs. for social media

    Click here to view flyer.

  • Deva Inspired Level One Cutting

    DevaCurl's revolutionary cutting technique is designed for all natural textures, sculpted curl-by-curl and personalized for each client’s specific needs. This one day course will guide you through the fundamentals of the DevaCut, giving you the confidence to immediately start curl conversations with new and existing clients.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
    • Hair and head analysis
    • Foundational cutting principles and theory
    • Customization of the DevaCurl Transformation and DevaCut technique

    BONUS:
    Upon successful completion of this course, you will be listed on the Stylist Finder as a Deva Inspired Stylist and receive ongoing client referrals via DevaCurl.com!

    Click here to view flyer. 

  • DevaCurl Pintura Highlighting

    Level 1: Introduction to Pintura Highlighting + Shaping + Styling

    Learn the ins and outs of Pintura—our award-winning highlighting technique designed to add gorgeous, light-reflecting highlights to curls. This technique brings perfect harmony and balance giving your curls brilliance and dimension.

    This one-day course will guide you through the fundamentals of two key DevaCurl signature services: Pintura Highlighting and the DevaCurl Transformation service. Additionally, a full overview of the DevaCurl product portfolio will give you the confidence to immediately start curl conversations with new and existing clients.

    Upon successful completion of this course, you will be listed on DevaCurl's Stylist Finder as a Deva Inspired Stylist and receive the benefit of ongoing client referral via DevaCurl.com!

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  • Holiday Hair with Kell Grace - Demo

    Kell will show you beautiful time-saving holiday updos that will help during the busy holiday season and beyond!

    • Learn how to achieve beautiful updos in under 10 minutes
    • Master the braid trends including braided mohawk
    • Earn more revenue and build a stronger client base

    Kell is known for creating updos in under 10 minutes and now she is sharing her time-saving techniques! She is the founder and master stylist at KellGrace Salon in Winter Park, FL. Her desire is to help stylists become better at their craft and to earn more revenue. This class will make you feel like a magician as Kell helps you develop your hand-mind coordination.

    Click here to view class flyer. 

  • Holiday Hair with Kell Grace - Demo & Hands-on

    Kell will show you beautiful time-saving holiday updos that will help during the busy holiday season and beyond!

    • Learn how to achieve beautiful updos in under 10 minutes
    • Master the braid trends including braided mohawk
    • Earn more revenue and build a stronger client base

    Kell is known for creating updos in under 10 minutes and now she is sharing her time-saving techniques! She is the founder and master stylist at KellGrace Salon in Winter Park, FL. Her desire is to help stylists become better at their craft and to earn more revenue. This class will make you feel like a magician as Kell helps you develop your hand-mind coordination.

    Click here to view class flyer. 

  • KCMAX Smoothing Certification

    A Comprehensive Smoothing Certification Class

    Elevate your craft with Keratin Complex’s most powerful keratin treatment to date—KCMAX Maximum Keratin Smoothing System. Discover how this transformative three-step system combines a proprietary keratin blend with the most advanced smoothing technology to deliver straighter, smoother and healthier hair.

    KERATIN COMPLEX ARTISTS WILL:
    • Show you how to earn over $10,000 with just one KCMAX Liter System and supporting retail
    • Discuss how to grow your service and retail business with KCMAX Maximum Keratin Smoothing System and KCMAX™ Daily Treatment Spray
    • Gain insight on the complete Keratin Complex Smoothing Treatment Portfolio to best serve all of your clients

    Click here to view class flyer.
    Click here to view fall class flyers. 

  • Magic Sleek - Complimentary Smoothing Certification

    Join us for complimentary smoothing certification with Magic Sleek!

    - Repairs damaged hair by penetrating the hair shaft.
    - Increases shine for lackluster dry hair by locking moisture in.
    - Softens hair. 
    - Restores life to lifeless hair. 
    - Shields and protects hair against UV rays and environmental pollution.
    - The high vitamin E content encourages hair growth and helps repair split ends. 

    100% formaldehyde-free, contains no methylene-glycol or any other harsh chemicals that produce formaldehyde when heat is applied.

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  • Men's Elevated Cutting Experience Demo

    The rising trend of men’s salon services is here to stay and is a huge opportunity for additional revenue. Whether just beginning your journey or looking to hone your craft, ColorProof leads the way in skill development for men’s services beyond the clippers.

    In 2019, men’s styles will favor a longer cut. Gain confidence with the "Markham Method", a scissor-over-comb men's cutting technique specifically designed to achieve the perfect look for any man customized for their lifestyle, face, and head shape. Perfected by Jim Markham, ColorProof Founder and world class hair competitor and winner, this method will enlighten stylists to the fundamentals of men’s cutting in today’s world.

    LEARN AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Fundamentals of "Markham Method" men's cutting technique
    • Achieve the perfect cut for every man, every time
    • The Heartthrob – '90s inspired long cut
    • The Leading Man – '70s inspired short cut
    • Setting your stage for success
    • Impactful consultation
    • The “Shampoo-gasm” experience
    • Prescriptions for successful at-home styling

    Click here to view the flyer. 

  • Men's Elevated Cutting Experience Hands-On

    The rising trend of men’s salon services is here to stay and is a huge opportunity for additional revenue. Whether just beginning your journey or looking to hone your craft, ColorProof leads the way in skill development for men’s services beyond the clippers.

    In 2019, men’s styles will favor a longer cut. Gain confidence with the "Markham Method", a scissor-over-comb men's cutting technique specifically designed to achieve the perfect look for any man customized for their lifestyle, face, and head shape. Perfected by Jim Markham, ColorProof Founder and world class hair competitor and winner, this method will enlighten stylists to the fundamentals of men’s cutting in today’s world.

    LEARN AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Fundamentals of "Markham Method" men's cutting technique
    • Achieve the perfect cut for every man, every time
    • The Heartthrob – '90s inspired long cut
    • The Leading Man – '70s inspired short cut
    • Setting your stage for success
    • Impactful consultation
    • The “Shampoo-gasm” experience
    • Prescriptions for successful at-home styling

    Click here to view the flyer.

  • Microblading Certification

    Everything you need to know about Microblading! 
    • Understanding skin, including age, texture, and skin tones to achieve natural-looking brows
    • Client consultation, before and after treatment
    • Identifying and drawing basic brow shapes
    • Proper use of tools and products during the procedure
    • Safety, sanitation and sterile procedures
    • Work on mannequin and live model
    • Small class size for individual attention

    Each Attendee will receive a complete Microblading Kit including everything you will need to get started.

    Lunch is included.

    Notes: Pre-course training is required prior to attending this class. If any student does not meet satisfactory requirements, a certification at the end of the class will not be granted. It is the student's/attendee's responsibility to contact your state and local board of health agencies regarding rules and regulations for permanent cosmetics in your specific state. Each state and locality may differ.

    Click here to view class flyer.

    If any student does not meet satisfactory requirements (as deemed by the instructor) a certification may not be granted.

  • Saphira Beautiful Movement with Lolly Mastracco Rawls Demo

    Join Saphira as they bring in independent artist Lolly Mastracco Rawls for a day of exploring “how to create” beautiful movement within the hair by pairing cutting techniques and wearable, everyday styling tips. We will preserve length while opening up endless possibilities for unleashing the hair’s potential! You won’t want to miss out on experiencing how Saphira’s wet line works to elevate your freshly cut masterpieces!

    Lolly’s masterpieces have donned the pages of magazines, runways, and mega-plex stages. Lolly Mastracco Rawls has truly danced the entire gamut of our industry. Her expertise speaks to all aspects of hair and is only rivaled by her passion to help inspire others. Having over 2 decades under her belt, her work can be found in coveted collections that are still relevant today. After stepping away to dedicate focus behind the chair and build her salon brand, she is excited and ready to help spark creativity in you! You are sure to walk away with renewed passion for your craft and timeless skills to implement behind the chair!

    Click here to view the flyer. 

  • Saphira Beautiful Movement with Lolly Mastracco Rawls Hands-On

    Join Saphira as they bring in independent artist Lolly Mastracco Rawls for a day of exploring “how to create” beautiful movement within the hair by pairing cutting techniques and wearable, everyday styling tips. We will preserve length while opening up endless possibilities for unleashing the hair’s potential! You won’t want to miss out on experiencing how Saphira’s wet line works to elevate your freshly cut masterpieces!

    Lolly’s masterpieces have donned the pages of magazines, runways, and mega-plex stages. Lolly Mastracco Rawls has truly danced the entire gamut of our industry. Her expertise speaks to all aspects of hair and is only rivaled by her passion to help inspire others. Having over 2 decades under her belt, her work can be found in coveted collections that are still relevant today. After stepping away to dedicate focus behind the chair and build her salon brand, she is excited and ready to help spark creativity in you! You are sure to walk away with renewed passion for your craft and timeless skills to implement behind the chair!

    Click here to view the flyer.

  • Tru Labs 1

    COLOR TRAINING THAT BRINGS ART & SCIENCE TOGETHER

    Whether you are a new or experienced colorist, this class will provide you with a new way of looking at color! Explore the chemistry of hair color with in-depth formulations that will help you achieve the level and tone you desire.

    In this hands-on class, you will learn to:
    • master the art of formulation
    • achieve desired results
    • understand all color products (direct dyes, progressive dyes and oxidizing colors)
    • embrace new technology within our industry, and how to utilize it for creative results
    • consult with clients with confidence

    After this class, there will be no more fear, just great results. This class includes work on 5 quad mannequins for grey coverage, brilliant reds, cool tones, and much more.
    ***Certification of completion***

    Click here to view class flyer. 

  • Tru Labs 2

    TRU LABS 2 ADVANCED COLOR FORMULATION
    In this class you will learn more advanced color formulation, creative trends, along with a strong foundation. This is the class that I refer to as ONCE YOU KNOW THE RULES YOU CAN BREAK THEM! Whether working on some of the latest techniques or color correction, you will leave with the tools needed for creative and technical growth in hair color.

    • Learn how create with confidence
    • Master the art of a successful color consultation, proper evaluation, pricing and time
    • NOT about a brand, it's about art and science
    • Creative Color Placement
    • Learn the Fundamentals of color correction

    Note: Must have completed TRU LABS 1

    Click here to view class flyer.