Te'Mia Lofton

Innovative Natural Hair Techniques

Sat. & Sun. 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 3

Are you a natural hair care stylist?
Are you a stylist that would like to be trained on natural hair techniques?
Are you having trouble transitioning your clients from chemicals to natural?

Here’s all the help you need!
During this workshop you will learn natural hair styling techniques, how to properly style natural hair without damaging it, how to properly section and part hair for styles. You will also leave with education on styling for transitional maintenance. Come gain the creative experience you need to take your clients’ hair to the next level.

Tomeka James

Help Your Clients Overcome Thinning Hair with Natural Crochet

Sat. 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Classroom: Spanish 4

The world of weaving is constantly changing. Are you prepared? Help clients that are dealing with thinness and balding get their confidence back. You can learn how to create instant fullness, length, and even color with this technique. Leave with more options to share with your clients to increase your client retention, profits and brand.

Tomeka James

Advanced Braiding Patterns for Weaves

Sun. 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 4

Expand your skills tremendously in less than two hours. Tomeka will show you her secret patterns for achieving the perfect, flat weave no matter what style you choose for your client. Tomeka James is the author of the book “Braiding Patterns for Weaves,” and the creator of the Weave X-Perts Team. This class is for the novice and the advance professional.

Destiny Cox

Destiny Cox

Secrets of a Colorist

Sat. & Sun. 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 3

DCI joins you on the journey to successfully coloring natural hair. Learn to transform your clients with age defying hair color. Learn the secrets to giving your clients gorgeous hair color with dimension. This class will take a close look at global trends for 2017, preparing beauty professionals for an outbreak of creativity and imagination.

Patricia Stephens

Protective Styling

Sat. 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 2

In this workshop world renown natural hair care specialist, and lead stylist for the Taliah Waajid styling team, will share with you cutting edge information and techniques for avoiding permanent hair loss and damage while wearing protective styles.

Tarsha Woods

Tarsha Woods

Gain the Proper Tools for Quick Wigs

Sun. 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 1

The current wig trend has expanded the creative and lucrative field of cosmetology. Wig specialist, Tarsha Woods, will teach you every phase of wigology. That includes wig making, fitting shaping, coloring, styling, cleansing and conditioning. Get hands on and create your own wig salon with the application of this theory, and leave ready to increase your income substantially!

Students will learn:

– Types of wig foundations
– Measuring head for proper size
– Human vs. synthetic hair wigs
– Preparation of wig on block
– Wig salesmanship

Tarsha Woods

Tarsha Woods

Advanced Quick Wigs for Profits

Sun. 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 2

This advanced course will demonstrate custom wig making in one hour or less! Enhance your skills and increase productivity as Tarsha Woods shows you how to make wigs at an all new level.

Learn methods that will allow you to produce more wigs in less time, offer wholesale to distributors, even open your own wig store!

Fast and easy, your clients will have “no more bad hair days” with quick wigs. This class is a game changer.

Instructor - Maria Thompson

Maria Thompson

Taking Flat Twist/Pony Tails to the Next Level

Sat. 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | ClassroomSpanish 1

Even the most creative stylists can benefit from new looks to offer to their clients. Looking for a quick, simple, elegant style that can take you from day to evening, from work to play? You will be shown several ways to create soft elegant flat twists that will wow your clientele.

Tomeka James

Quick Techniques for Sewing Machine Wig Making

Sat.12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 4

Come find out about the many benefits of using a sewing machine. Develop a new skill in no time! No more wasting hours creating a wig by hand. The wigs created also have serious longevity. Learn to properly take your client’s measurements for her/his custom wig without them even being there. This is another source of income that does not have to interfere with your daily business. This is a must attend course.

Instructor - Maria Thompson

Maria Thompson

Implementing Loc Services In Your Salon

Sun. 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 1

Master the loc world, and help your clients to do the same.

You will walk away knowing how long it takes to loc hair, the best way to start locs, the best ingredients to use on loc, how often to wash loc, starting locs from relaxed hair, plus the dos and don’ts and so much more

Antonette Jackson

Chemical Free Natural Techniques to Increase Your Clients

Sat. & Sun.12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: German 3

There are so many people wearing their hair natural and looking for alternative ways to style it. Be prepared to learn and develop innovative and next level looks for you and your clients. Enjoy live demonstrations and loads of information!

This class will discuss:

  • Life after transitioning • The different types of curl patterns
  • To lock or not to lock • Flat iron v. hot comb
  • Shampooing v. co-wash • Products for coloring hair
  • Styles that fit your texture
Instructor - Janel Sealy Smith

Janel Sealy Smith

Learn How to Preserve Your Clients Curls

Sun. 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Classroom: Spanish 2

Natural hair is all about versatility, but it is important to keep those curls intact. Come out and get the keys to flawless hair, both curly and straight.

Learn how to do a silk press without damaging the hair!

Bonus: Rod curl your hair for a new curl pattern look.

Glamorous Chicks

Bridal Make-up Secrets for Your Clients

Sun. 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Classroom: German 3

Bridal Makeup is a fun and exciting way to combine your love of makeup with a great way of generating an income! This 90 Minutes makeup class will include how to do makeup on Natural Hair brides, color coordination and special techniques for Bridal Makeup. This makeup class will focus on distinctive Bridal Makeup looks. You will get the tools you need for making a bride look beautiful on her wedding day.

Glamorous Chicks

Add Make-up Services - Grow Your Income

Sat 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Classroom: German 3

Makeup artistry is a Lucrative industry if done correctly. Hair stylists being able to do makeup on their clients means that they have the ability to make additional income on every job they take. In our 90-minute class students will learn the basics of contouring, blending and color selection as it applies to a flawless natural makeup application. We will also give you the Proper tools and techniques that you will need to do a proper makeup application. In this class you will learn the Precise eye shadow placement and blending, including a false eyelash demonstration and details on perfecting your brows

Jazmine J.

Nail Knowledge 1.0

Sat 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: Australian 1-2

In this class we will teach you how to maintain healthy nails and feet and we will demonstrate how to achieve an at home “Pantry Mani”. Lastly, we’ll take a peak into Gel v. Acrylic and Polish v. Gel Polish worlds. Come in and check us out.

Jacynth Hall

Microdermabrasion equals $$$

Sun. 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Classroom: Australian 1-2

Jacynth is dedicated to correcting all types of skin problems with emphasis on acne (pimples and blackheads), razor bumps, as well as the unsightly bumps on the back of the necks of African-American males.

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