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Saturday, June 23
 

10:00am

Enlighten Me: A Blonding Workshop
COLOR FOCUSED CLASS  This hands-on class is designed to take all the guess-work out of blonding! Cherry will discuss which products to use for best results, techniques, timing and double the process application. Cherry will cover the best options for toning, glossing and glazing. She will cover different application methods, including foils, freehand, scalp to end, color shifting and adjusting developer. Class participants will use a 6-zone doll head to go over different solutions for challenges you may face in the salon while blonding.

Students must bring: 4 color brushes , Gloves, Clips, Foils, 3 towels, 2 color applicator bottles

Speakers
avatar for Cherry Petenbrink

Cherry Petenbrink

Hair by Cherry P
Cherry is a well-known artist in the beauty industry who has worked with top-tier celebrities including Scarlet Johannson, Jennifer Lawrence, Tom Hanks, and Nicole Kidman, among many others! Cherry is passionate about editorial work and contributes to trade magazines and covers of... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N249

10:00am

Master Individual Volume Lash Application Using 2D-6D Lashes
MAKEUP FOCUSED CLASS  Learn how to apply individual volume lashes using 2D-6D lashes. Quyen will teach you how to customize different looks to fit different eye shapes. She will also explain the peekaboo, short and long effect techniques. In this class, you'll also learn how to speed up your volume lash services to make more money. Quyen will discuss common challenges using lashes and how to trouble-shoot these issues. An online beginner video training and certification are included in this workshop!

Students must bring: All Students will be provided a full kit for the class.

Speakers
avatar for Quyen Nguyen

Quyen Nguyen

Evalash Beauty
Quyen holds six lash patents and is the founder and CEO of Evalash Inc. She opened her first salon when she was 19 and is currently the owner of a day spa in Maryland that offers variety of services. Quyen invented the Evalash (v-lash) by using the interlocking technique which provides... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N245

10:00am

Salon-Ready Up-Dos
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Join Carlos in this exciting class and learn how to create five trendy up-dos you can reproduce in your salon the very next day! Carlos will show you a variety of styles that can be used for different occasions -- from weddings to proms, to a fun night out on the town! 

Students must bring: Brush, tail comb, rubber bands, hair pins, hair clips

Speakers
avatar for Carlos Valenzuela

Carlos Valenzuela

Carlos Valenzuela Beauty
Carlos offers forty-plus years of experience and insight as a consultant, stylist, trainer, author and entrepreneur in the beauty industry.


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N247

10:00am

The Art of Technical Cutting
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS In this highly educational workshop, Dewey will demonstrate fundamental techniques to creating and altering shapes while maintaining control of each section of the hair. Learn to enhance your creativity, refresh your skills and take your cutting to the next level while preserving the subtleties of precision in this workshop! Students must bring: scissors, combs, water bottle, clips/jawsAbout FI Hair.

Students must bring
: scissors, combs, water bottle, clips/jaws

Speakers
avatar for Dewey Fanone

Dewey Fanone

FI Hair
Led by the creative direction of Dewey Fanone, Fi Hair has earned incredible success working with energized stylists who are ready to take their best work and make it even better. Since 1997, The Fi Hair Academy has been recognized with no fewer than seven international awards including... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N251

10:00am

Suite & Independent Contractor Business Seminar
IBS Las Vegas' second annual Suite Summit is designed for independent contractors and suite salon owners looking to build their suite business and succeed as entrepreneurs. Expert speakers will provide support and wisdom on a variety of topics that will aid in increasing your entrepreneurial skills and profit potential. Topics include: social media marketing, building community, communication and leadership, contracts and lease agreements, cash flow, inventory control on products and retail, client booking and client support systems. Please stay tuned for speaker announcements, visit ibslasvegas.com for updates!

Speakers
avatar for Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo

The Beauty Agent Network
The Connection Coach,  Founder of The Beauty Agent Network and Radio Host of BEaUty Inside and Out, Bonnie is a 2013 Enterprising Women and 2016 Salon Today Cover Coach, she is a Certified Emotional Intelligent Speaker, Coach and 2x bestselling author of Success in Beauty.  Bonnie... Read More →
avatar for Amy Carter

Amy Carter

Empowering You
As the owner of one of Indiana’s top salons, Amy knows what it takes to reinvent a business and train a leadership team that’s invested in long-term success. Amy has turned her knowledge into a passion for coaching and as Founder of Empowering You Consulting, she helps salons... Read More →
avatar for Paul DiGrigoli

Paul DiGrigoli

Digrigoli Seminars
Paul is the author of the highly popular book “Booked Solid,” a hairdresser for almost 40 years and a current school and salon owner. Paul has won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Modern Salon’s... Read More →
avatar for Christian James

Christian James

Arizona Salon Professionals
Christian James has been a successful suite owner for more than 8 years in Scottsdale, Arizona and a 3-time NAHA nominated artist. Even as a successful business suite owner, Christian was missing a sense of community and a place for inspiration and continuing education thus Christian... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N243

12:00pm

Marketing for Salon Suites
Whether you need more clients, are tired of only attracting the clients who want a deal or are starting over in a new area, this class is for you! Learn how to stop being the low-cost option, how to use social media to fill your chair and build loyalty with existing clients. Plus, Miki will share her secret theory that has kept her busy, even with several relocations! Change the way you look at your chair, your clients and your business.

Speakers
avatar for Miki Wright

Miki Wright

BeautySuperStars.com
Miki Wright is a Salon Business Coach, founder of www.BeautySuperStars.com and her former Salon and Day Spa was selected as one of the “200 Fastest Growing Salons in the Country” by Salon Today Magazine for three consecutive years.


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N239

12:00pm

Recruiting 101
As an owner, it is important to recognize that your staff supports your salon as much  as your customers and that a powerful team can make a huge difference for your business. This course will  teach you recruitment strategies for attracting the right people at the right time. Stephen will show you the  tools and systems needed to recruit the dream team.

Speakers
avatar for Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez Consulting
Steve’s experience as a business coach and trainer spans over twenty-four years. Steve has authored business training books and manuals on marketing, business planning, sales growth and inventory management for Milady. He annually served as judge of the North American Hairstyling... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N231

12:00pm

Rev Up Your Revenue
In this class, Amy will provide you with a step-by-step guide to actually making money! You'll leave with six figure hacks and techniques, marketing tips to keep your chairs full and the scissors flying and easy steps to double your tickets.

Speakers
avatar for Amy Carter

Amy Carter

Empowering You
As the owner of one of Indiana’s top salons, Amy knows what it takes to reinvent a business and train a leadership team that’s invested in long-term success. Amy has turned her knowledge into a passion for coaching and as Founder of Empowering You Consulting, she helps salons... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N241

12:00pm

Create the Perfect Hollywood Blonde
Celebrity colorist, Marco Pelusi, will teach you everything you need to know about creating incredible blonde color in this class! Whether your clients want to be blonde like Britney or like Gwen, Marco's tips will help you achieve that perfect, traffic-stopping blonde. From gold to platinum, youíll discover a glorious array of blonde models and will feel inspired and confident when creating these glam shades at your salon! 

Speakers
avatar for Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi Hair Studio
Marco is globally recognized as a haircolor authority, platform artist, educator, and celebrity hair colorist. He owns Marco Pelusi Hair Studio in West Hollywood on Robertson in LA and he and his staff offer world-class hair fashion to numerous celebrities. Marco is an expert on Hallmark... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N238

12:00pm

Moving Hair
Learn from the up-do master Martin Parsons! Martin's simple and logical approach to up-dos and classic cutting techniques are easy to follow and create modern and innovative shapes and textures. In this class, you'll be inspired to fashion long hair into soft, casual, party and event-hair in minimal time. Martin's variations on themes will inspire you to create countless beautiful styles that will thrill you and your clients. 

Speakers
avatar for Martin Parsons

Martin Parsons

Intermar Productions
Martin was listed among the elite in Modern Salon’s Top 75 Educators for the past century and was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award in the Canadian Hairdressing industry.  In 2008, he was included in Modern Salon’s 50 Most Influential Hairdressers and was... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N250

12:00pm

Tips & Tricks of Global Texture Academy
It's all about the texture! In this class, Destiny and the DCI styling team will demonstrate advance styling techniques for naturally textured hair. You'll earn quick, fashion-forward tips along with insight into which product to use. You'll leave this class feeling more confident in your texture-technique and optimistic about working on your clients with textured hair!

Speakers
avatar for Destiny Cox

Destiny Cox

DCI Academy
Destiny is an industry icon and cut and color expert. Destiny travels the globe educating and her progressive teaching approach enables stylists and students to push their boundaries. Destiny built Destiny Cox International to be able to continue reaching and teaching professionals... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N238

12:00pm

Bridging the Gap between Trichology & Dermatology
Millions suffer with some form of hair loss and one in four people are seeking a solution. Many cosmetologists don't know who to send their clients to alleviate these issues - whether a dermatologist or other type of specialist. In this class, you'll learn about trichology and hair loss and the different therapies that trichologists provide that will help your clients. Anyone wanting to become a hair loss provider should attend this class.

Speakers
avatar for Rodney Barnett

Rodney Barnett

Innovations Today
Rodney is a leading authority in the fields of hair loss and trichology. He is an excellent educator and Trichologist who provides education and business opportunities for aspiring Trichologists who want to learn about hair loss, its prevention and how to offer services to both men... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N233

12:00pm

Flawless Foundations
Adamme is excited to teach you how to use full coverage foundations to create that picture perfect look. Adamme's classes are fan favorites and always informative and fun!

Speakers
avatar for Adamme Sosa

Adamme Sosa

Beauty Warrior
Self -proclaimed, “Beauty Warrior”, Addamme Sosa serves as an on-camera beauty personality for TV shows, Trade Shows and Red-Carpet events. He is a makeup artist, educator, and a spokesman for beauty brands at trade shows across the country. Adamme is right at home on stage and... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N240

12:00pm

Untamed & Slayed

Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect the eyebrow! Sonia will also discuss how to build your business through social media and using hashtags and connecting to other brands.

 

 


Speakers
avatar for Sonia Kiani

Sonia Kiani

ForeverUntamed, Sponsored by Whitenfresh
Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N234

12:00pm

Electric Nails
Whether you are transforming a nail or just prepping them, having speedy nail services has never been more important. Come see just how fast nails can be done without sacrificing quality. Using an E-file will keep your work be accurate and consistent. Learn the secrets behind John Hauk's amazing speed that will cut your service time in half! 

Speakers
avatar for John Hauk

John Hauk

Royalty Beauty
John Hauk has won countless awards worldwide and has served as a judge on the TV show, Global Beauty Masters. John is a master trainer, competitor, salon owner and celebrity artist and has worked at the top nail manufacturers such as OPI, CND and Light Elegance. His work can be found... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N237

12:00pm

Conquer Creative Freedom
Conquer your Creative Freedom with hairtalk® Extensions Artistic Director, Vicki Casciola, and the hairtalk team, for a journey of hair transformation. Explore creative cut and color corrective placement using hairtalk®’s revolutionary tape-in extensions collection including Rooted, Colormelts and Pop of Color Extensions in their full range of tape-in width sizes and lengths. Take your extension business to the next level! Let’s talk, hairtalk.


Speakers
avatar for Vickie Casciola

Vickie Casciola

hairtalk
A Las Vegas native, Vicki Casciola began her love affair with hair at the young age of 12 and earned her cosmetology license before graduating from high school. Vicki is the Artistic Director for hairtalk extensions and is needless to say, a hair extension expert. She floats effortlessly... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N236

2:00pm

Booked Solid
We often think we'll have clients forever. If you took a snapshot of your services for the last three weeks, is there any room for improvement? Paul DiGrigoli will share with you the best of what he has learned from almost 40 years as a hairdresser, salon, and school owner. Learn how to stay booked, get new clients, retain current clients, build your referral business like never before, and raise your prices without fear. Discover the essential tools to maximize your business and the skills you need to become and stay "Booked Solid"!

Speakers
avatar for Paul DiGrigoli

Paul DiGrigoli

Digrigoli Seminars
Paul is the author of the highly popular book “Booked Solid,” a hairdresser for almost 40 years and a current school and salon owner. Paul has won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Modern Salon’s... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N231

2:00pm

How to Build and Grow a Successful Business
In this class, Jon Gonzales will help salon owners develop powerful business and management skills to meet the growing challenges of running a successful and profitable business. Jon’s tough love business classes have been acclaimed throughout the United States and Canada for being practical, straightforward, and cost-effective. Join us as Jon shares his 43 years of invaluable experiences as a working hairdresser and salon owner. With Jon’s guidance, your salon will thrive in any environment.

Speakers
JG

Jon Gonzales

Jon Gonzales' career in the beauty industry spans over 53 years as a stylist, salon owner, lecturer, seminar leader, business consultant, motivational speaker, educator, author, blogger, entrepreneur, and founder of the University of Educational Excellence for Beauty Professionals... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N239

2:00pm

Salon Fail! The 15 Worst Business Practices Exposed
Whether you’re excited to open a new salon or desperate to improve an existing one, you need to understand which business practices are more likely to cause you to fail than succeed. In this no-nonsense, no sales pitch class, salon expert, Jaime Schrabeck will expose the flaws in the most common business advice regarding salon ownership: staffing and compensation, state board compliance, service pricing, marketing, client relations and more. Amy will help you become an exemplary salon owner, one who’s legal, ethical and profitable.

Speakers
avatar for Jaime Schrabeck

Jaime Schrabeck

Nail Tech Reality Check
Since 1992, Jaime Schrabeck, Ph.D. has worked as a licensed manicurist and owner of Precision Nails, an exclusive employee-based salon. Beyond the salon, she collaborates with Tina Alberino on Nail Tech Reality Check, teaches business and technical classes at all major US beauty shows... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N241

2:00pm

Arrojo Trend Inspiration
Join Nick Arrojo as he facilitates a lively and fun look and learn razor-cutting seminar. You will learn how to create space, texture, and freedom for modern creative hairstyles.

Speakers
avatar for Nick Arrojo

Nick Arrojo

ARROJO
Arrojo is a multi-award-winning hairdressing brand recognized around the world for education, excellence, integrity, and commitment to elevating the craft and commerce of hairdressing. Arrojo is renowned for a collection of signature scissor, razor, color and texture techniques based... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
N242

2:00pm

Bridal Hairstyles
Learn four different, beautiful bridal looks to meet all your clientsí needs! Veronika will demonstrate a Greek-style braid, low weightless updo, smooth low bun and voluminous curls. Each style will be presented in detail with step-by-step instructions on a live model. If you want to increase your skill-set, donít miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Veronika Shur

Veronika Shur

Veronika Shur
Veronika is a NYC-based hair stylist with 17 years of experience in the beauty industry, specializing in formal and wedding updos, haircuts and coloring. Veronika has taken part in many competitions and has worked with top designers during New York Fashion Week and has been published... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N250

2:00pm

Salon Reality Haircutting
Precision haircutting takes time and most busy hairdressers need speedy techniques to accommodate their busy schedules. This class will teach compression cutting techniques for everyday hair cutting and show how to create gorgeous shapes fast, without compromising quality. 

Speakers
avatar for Ryan Teal

Ryan Teal

TEAL
Ryan Teal is all about simplicity! He makes learning easy with his effortless approach to hairdressing and wants stylists to know that “if he can do it, so can you!” Ryan is one of the most sought-after educators in the industry and his classes are not to be missed.


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N238

2:00pm

Restoring Her Beauty During Cancer
Do you know how to care for women undergoing cancer treatments and keep them safe during salon services? This class will address the things you can and shouldn't do to women with a compromised immune system. This class will touch on hair, skin, nails and hair substitution and how to provide salon services for her that are safe for someone battling cancer.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Becker

Kim Becker

Hello Gorgeous of Hope Inc.
Kim is the Founder of Hello Gorgeous! Kim has been in the beauty industry as a salon owner and national educator for more than 25 years. She has been an entrepreneur in both the for-profit and non-profit worlds, where Kim has become a business woman, fundraiser, educator, public speaker... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N233

2:00pm

Total Men's Grooming
In this class you will explore the tools, skills, and techniques necessary to become masters at the art of men's grooming. You will return to your salon equipped to give your male clientele a haircut and style both he and you will be proud to show off!

Speakers
avatar for Rodrick Samuels

Rodrick Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Rodrick is recognized as a renowned leader in clipper cutting, including in the current trend of mechanical shear practices. As an AIPP Men’s Finalist, he has raised the bar in personal appearance education. He has been an educator for some of the largest manufactures and now, the... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N235

2:00pm

Are Lashes the Right Career For Me?
Curious about becoming an eyelash technician? Learn about the day-to-day hurdles a lash stylist goes through to build a business. We will cover what it takes to get started, answering these essential questions: Do you need to spend big money on training? How long before you can charge clients? Classic or volume? Do you need to be brand loyal? Get the answers to these questions and more from one of the first lash dedicated salons in Southern California.

Speakers
avatar for Tussanee Luebbers

Tussanee Luebbers

Integrity Lash
Tussanee discovered eyelash extensions in 2005. After taking a year to learn this new craft, in July of 2006, Integrity Lash opened its doors in Pasadena, CA. Over the years, Integrity Lash has been chosen as one of the best lash salons in Southern California by LA Magazine, Vanity... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N240

2:00pm

Flawless Foundation, Highlight & Contour
Learn how to match and blend foundation to fit any skin tone flawlessly, whether it's right out of the bottle or custom color from three! Lisa will show you how to get a perfect match every time and how to make foundation last the test of time. This class will also cover how to contour and highlight using different mediums on a broad range of skin tones.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Strawther

Lisa Strawther

Making Up Las Vegas
Lisa has created beauty looks for Fashion Week, international magazine covers, TV, Broadway and even high-profile celebrities. She’s been featured in an Emmy nominated documentary, a book on inspirational women, and is a national educator in her field. President of Making Up Las... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N234

2:00pm

Stop Whining and Nail It!
Calling all Nail Professionals! Join award-winner, LaShaun Brown-Glenn as she shares her 30-year successful journey as a Nail Professional, International Trainer, and Speaker. L·Shaun will give insight on charging what youíre worth, building your dream clientele and how to compete in any economy. You will leave this class inspired with actionable items to make immediate improvements to your business and career. Youíll learn how to lead and not follow, set yourself apart from the competition and the steps to building a long-standing clientele.

Speakers
avatar for LaShaun Brown-Glenn

LaShaun Brown-Glenn

Speaking On Point
LáShaun is the founder of Speaking On Point, which offers hands-on and interactive classes focusing on skill enhancement, customer service, retail, and business. LáShaun shares her experiences and inspires others by coaching and offering forums to discuss personal and professional... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N237

2:00pm

ELI Color - Empowered by Innovation

In this session, Max will share his  innovative technologies that power the revolutionary haircolor industry. Max will educate you on unique ingredients in ELI Colour and will give you the knowledge to transform your clients’ experiences. After taking this class, you will be more confident in utilizing the skills that bring clients back to the salon.


Moderators
avatar for Max Eli

Max Eli

Max Eli, LLP
Max Eli's unwavering passion insires beauty professionals globally. His unique approach to education stems from his 30 year pursuit of knowledge in the constantly-changing world of hair color. Max believes knowledge and education are vital in gaining and keeping clients returning... Read More →

Saturday June 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Room N236

2:30pm

Keep it Handsome

Learn award-winning men’s grooming techniques and top trending men’s cuts, from international barbering icon, Matty Conrad. Matty will introduce you to the latest and greatest styling tools and products for men. From textured crops to contemporary pompadours, Matty will show you exactly what to use to create the effortlessly tousled looks that keep handsome men in your chair and can earn you an impressive following online. You’ll also learn about Matty’s work and how he created the Victory Barber & Brand products. Through this performance, you’ll increase your knowledge of the men’s market along with your social following!

 


Speakers
avatar for Matty Conrad

Matty Conrad

Victory Barber & Brand Products
Matty is the owner and creator of Victory Barber & Brand Products. In 2010, he opened his first barber shop, which has been called one of Canada’s Best Barbershops by multiple publications. Matty has also been named the “Coolest Barber on Instagram” by Details and GQ Magazine... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:30pm - 3:05pm
The Mane Stage

2:30pm

Braids & Bridal Hairstyling
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  This workshop features the two hottest money-making hair trends in one class! The Ted Gibson Artistic Team will help you impress your clients with unique, versatile looks and styles that can be worn during the day to work, or at a wedding! Learn how to boost your creativity and bottom line in this workshop! 

Students must bring: 1 inch iron, 1 1/4 inch iron, Hair ties- small, Mason Pearson brush (boar bristle), Paddle brush, Tail comb, Teasing comb/brush, Hair pins, Bobby pins, Hair clips , Duck bill clips, 9-Butterfly clips

Speakers
avatar for Kelly DeSerio

Kelly DeSerio

Ted Gibson Edu
Kelly DeSerio, is a successful entrepreneur and highly accomplished hairdresser whose talent and passion for bridal beauty and fashion has set a new standard. Kelly has given 16 years of dedication to brides and their beauty experience. In addition to bridal expertise, she is a member... Read More →
avatar for Patty Preston

Patty Preston

Ted Gibson Edu
Patty Preston has been a licensed hairdresser for 26 years and an educator 18 years. As an independent hairdresser based out of New York City, her passion lies in education and editorial styling. Patty is an esteemed member the Ted Gibson Artistic Team, has worked New York Fashion... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N247

2:30pm

Donna Bella Hands-On Certification Course
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Get Donna Bella certified with Master Educator, Baelee Reiter! This intensive training course will allow you to practice hands-on with all three of Donna Bella's traditional hair extensions methods (I-Link, Kera-Link, and Tape-In). You'll also learn how to apply what you learn and improve your salon services. Topics include fundamental installation, cutting and blending techniques, maintenance and removal, in-depth consultation strategies and business insights. Students must bring: Shears and comb.

Students must bring: Shears and comb


Speakers
avatar for Baelee Reiter

Baelee Reiter

Donna Bella Hair Extensions
Baelee has been a cosmetologist since 2009. She works full time behind the chair, while managing a salon and traveling as an educator. She has found her love and niche while working with Donna Bella hair extensions. Baelee is ready to help take your career to the next level by teaching... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N251

2:30pm

Perfectly Placed Balayage
COLOR FOCUSED CLASS  In this workshop, you'll learn signature money-making Balayage techniques! Sherry will demonstrate Balayage free-hand painting, a step-by-step technique to transform an ordinary one-dimensional haircolor into a perfectly placed Balayage. Sherry will also explain the "within a foil technique", transforming one-dimensional haircolor into a skilled Balayage. You'll learn when to use free-hand and when to use foil painting, along with baby lights, soft, delicate, light strands living closer to the regrowth area. Students must bring: Rattail, regular comb, clips, pen and paper.

Students must bring: Rattail, regular comb, clips, pen and paper

Speakers
avatar for Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay Hair
Sherry is an internationally-acclaimed, celebrity colorist, award-winning color expert and salon owner. Sherry’s advice has been featured in Salon Today, American Salon, Modern Salon Magazine and Central Florida Lifestyle Publications. She has also been featured in Orlando Magazine... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N249

2:30pm

Pixel Perfect Makeup Application
MAKEUP FOCUSED CLASS  Learn techniques to create a perfect makeup application for the red carpet, bridal events and TV appearances! Kari will demonstrate foundation and contouring techniques and will teach you to choose key features to highlight on each client. Throughout the workshop, Kari will demonstrate and assist you -- you'll truly learn from an industry expert! This workshop will allow you to increase your skills, refine your techniques, and increase your bottom line!

Students must bring: Makeup & makeup brushes

Speakers
avatar for Kari Kisch

Kari Kisch

Kari Kisch
Kari is a professional makeup artist, photo stylist, and master educator. Hired consistently for her creative eye and attentional to detail, her work is visible in many name brand advertisements and magazines, including Nike, GQ, Real Simple and UFC Magazine. Kari can be found behind... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N245

3:15pm

Bombshell to Boho - Blowdry Styling
Take your blow drying skills to the next level!  Learn simple yet effective techniques to achieve a number of looks using just your hairdryer.  Todd will demonstrate techniques from big-volume supermodel looks to model-off-duty styles, to a-day-at-the-beach look. You’ll learn how to achieve these looks in record time using the new Dyson Supersonic Professional Edition Dryer. 

Speakers
avatar for Todd Tinnel

Todd Tinnel

Dyson
Prior to joining Dyson as their National Education Leader for Personal Care, Todd spent the better part of a decade working behind the chair as a Stylist and business owner. His passion for life-long learning, drove his work as a Guest Artist and Educator for a global professional... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 3:15pm - 3:50pm
The Mane Stage

4:00pm

The Amika Collection

Amika’s current collection of looks will come to life during this presentation! Tiffany will take you beyond the essentials and will dive into a variety of editorial techniques that break the rules of everyday hairdressing. This presentation will be exciting, educational and inspirational!


Speakers
avatar for Tiffany Chiapparelli

Tiffany Chiapparelli

Amika
Tiffany's artistry is evident in the beautiful looks she creates. Driven by her love for the industry, Tiffany styles hair for New York Fashion Week and works as a platform artist and Lead Pro Educator for Amika, traveling all over the world spreading hair love. She is currently based... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 4:35pm
The Mane Stage

4:00pm

Keep Clients Coming Back with 10 Genius Phrases
Become the business person you’ve always wanted to be! In this class, Danielle Cohen-Shoet will reveal what to say to clients to grow your salon’s profitability. Learn tricks-of-the-trade for how the most successful businesses get clients back in the door! You’ll leave this class inspired and equipped with 10 easy tricks for what to say to clients, when to say it and how to say it!

Speakers
DC

Danielle Cohen-Shoet

Danielle Cohen-Shohet is CEO of Gloss Genius and a passionate beauty industry educator. An expert in the world of technology, Danielle has worked with leading industry artists to advance their careers and grow their knowledge of all things tech.


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N239

4:00pm

Rules of Retention
A new client, weather referral or walk-in, is a nugget of gold. How can you craft it into a thing of beauty? How can you hold on to it forever? How can you build a huge clientele and keep clients longer? Ivan shares the five keys of long-term client retention for hair and beauty professionals. Return to your shop or salon with powerful, useable tools you can implement immediately to become a $100,000 earner.

Speakers
avatar for Ivan Zoot

Ivan Zoot

Clipperguy
Ivan Zoot shares technical cutting, business building and career success education at trade shows and events, in books and on video, and at schools and in salons. Ivan’s educational approach is fun to watch, easy to follow and simple to implement in your everyday life!


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N231

4:00pm

Turn Client Conversations into Life-Changing Transformations
Learn how the art of conversation can transform lives, in this class. Join Jaz Limos, Founder of the Saints of Steel, a non-profit organization that has been greatly uplifting the hair industry. Jaz will explain how she uses the art of conversation and human connection to create life-changing transformations for clients across the United States.

Speakers
avatar for Jaz Limos

Jaz Limos

Saints of Steel
Jaz Limos is the Founder + CEO at Saints of Steel. Seeing the rise of homelessness and lack of resources for underserved communities, she decided to dedicate her career towards building ecosystems that offered innovative solutions for people in need. Jaz entered the hair industry... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N241

4:00pm

KARG DryHairCut + KARG CuttingSystem
Trends come and go, but beautiful, wearable haircuts never go out of style! Wearable styles are a hairdresserís bread and butter, and they hold the key to a long and satisfying career. Join KARG Artistic Director and founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC, Russell Cordeiro, for methods and insights that stylists at all levels can use to create modern silhouettes for men and women. The KARG Cutting System incorporates easy techniques that help unlock creativity and build confidence, while also shaving time off your haircuts and delivering results that make your clients happy.

Speakers
avatar for Russell Cordeiro

Russell Cordeiro

KARG Inc.
Russell Cordeiro is an accomplished hairstylist known for his unique and accessible approach to haircutting and education. He is the Artistic Director of Karg Inc., founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC and Barber at Persons of Interest Barbershop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
N242

4:00pm

Knowledge Destroys Fear: A Look & Learn
Join DJ Muldoon as he reveals how to unleash your haircutting creativity with form, function and flow techniques. DJ will take you through the fundamentals and teach you how to fuse salon styles with creative ideas. You'll elevate your day-to-day salon work to a new level after taking this class! 

Speakers
avatar for DJ Muldoon

DJ Muldoon

The Factory
DJ Muldoon is the co-owner of theFactory, creative hair production space. From developing the cutting system for Paul Mitchell schools to becoming Director of Education of the school in San Diego, DJ has also appeared on many Paul Mitchell educational DVDs. His work has also appeared... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N250

4:00pm

The Art of Cut & Blow Dry
This look and learn class will inspire you to be more technical and creative in your approach to haircutting and styling. Thoughtful step-by-step instruction will give you the knowledge and confidence to create any shape your mind envisions.

Speakers
avatar for Dewey Fanone

Dewey Fanone

FI Hair
Led by the creative direction of Dewey Fanone, Fi Hair has earned incredible success working with energized stylists who are ready to take their best work and make it even better. Since 1997, The Fi Hair Academy has been recognized with no fewer than seven international awards including... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N238

4:00pm

A Whole New World of Possibilities with Extensions
Extensions aren't just for length! Learn how to offer solutions to clients you already have in your chair, and help them solve their most common hair issues. Thinning hair, lifeless volume, dull, boring styles, longer sexier hair, and even treating areas of alopecia and scarring, are just some of the common complaints your clients have, and are begging for you help to fix. Babe Hair Extensions has a solution for everyone! Join us in an introductory demonstration and discover a whole new world of possibilities with extensions. 

Speakers
avatar for Kari Fuller

Kari Fuller

Babe Hair Extensions
Kari has dedicated her career to teaching and developing talent for over 15 years. From salon stylist, to educator and cosmetology school owner, her passion for teaching and sharing grows day by day. As a Babe Educator, Kari works with stylists all over the country and shows them... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N233

4:00pm

The Art of Beard Care & Grooming
Facial hair is trendy and stylish! Each beard is unique and deserves a custom care and maintenance regimen. Now you can learn new exciting, fast and profitable techniques for grooming beards. We will show you how to become a beard specialist and increase your income. This class is also ideal for stylists, locticians and barbers to gain knowledge on how to trim beards, what to charge for different beard services and client consultations and what tools and supplies are needed.

Speakers
avatar for Justin Kace

Justin Kace

JUSTINKACE
Justin Kace is CEO of JustinKace Products and the publisher of Prostylin Hair Magazine.  He is a well-respected, sought-after educator, platform artist and motivational speaker.  He has also developed a product line that consists of professional shears, magnetic wristbands and hair... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N235

4:00pm

How to Do Brows that Wow!
Learn the waxing techniques necessary to create a perfect brow in just 10 minutes in this class! You'll leave this class knowing how to wax brows while the client is sitting up and you'll be able to immediately use your new skills. In addition to technical demonstrations, Malynda will also explain how you can easily bring brows out of the back room and onto the salon floor to increase profitability and your customer base. This class will help you take the fear out of waxing and learn to love the art of waxing!

Speakers
avatar for Malynda Vigliotti

Malynda Vigliotti

Boom Boom Brow Bar
Malynda is obsessed with brows and has 299+ clients served at her salon, the Boom Boom Brow Bar in NYC. Malynda has a degree from The Fashion Institute of Technology and is a trained esthetician. Boom Boom has been featured on “The Real Housewives of NYC,” Vogue, Lucky, In Style... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N240

4:00pm

Nail It Online: Kickstart Your Social Media
If you have ever been unsure of what to post, puzzled by your online marketing, or dissatisfied with your social media results, this class is for you! Ashley will walk you through easy strategies that you can implement today to turn online followers into clients at your nail table. Learn the differences between different social platforms and find out where your ideal clients live online.

Speakers
avatar for Ashley Gregory

Ashley Gregory

The Nailscape
Ashley Gregory is an in-demand session manicurist and award-winning nail professional. Creator and director of The Nailscape blog, Ashley shares industry news, information, and her passion for empowering others to success.


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N237

4:00pm

Airtouch Coloring Techniques

In this class, you’ll learn about hair color trends along with a brand-new way to color, using Airtouch techniques. The Airtouch method solves variety of challenges colorists face and allows for great color and protection of the hair.


Speakers
VS

Vladimir Sarbashev

Airtouch
Vladimir Sarbashev is a top hairstylist and colorist and the founder of Airtouch. Vladimir has exceptional technical skills and passion for haircolor and his techniques and skills are coveted across the world.


Saturday June 23, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Room N236
 
Sunday, June 24
 

10:00am

American Wave Certification
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Join ARROJO Texture Specialists for a three-hour hands-on workshop offering American Wave Certification! In this workshop, you will learn distinct American Wave techniques: The Beach Wave, Style Support and Texture Expansion. American Wave is a trending, lucrative, and creative salon service that increases the range of services you can offer to your clientele. Successful completion of the seminar gives you official certification, which enables you to access the American Wave products and tools that are only available from ARROJO. Students must bring: wide tooth comb, tail comb, spray bottle.

Students must bring: wide tooth comb, tail comb, spray bottle

Speakers
avatar for Nick Arrojo

Nick Arrojo

ARROJO
Arrojo is a multi-award-winning hairdressing brand recognized around the world for education, excellence, integrity, and commitment to elevating the craft and commerce of hairdressing. Arrojo is renowned for a collection of signature scissor, razor, color and texture techniques based... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N247

10:00am

Iconic Two Fade System
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS Learn from two iconic barbers! Wanza and Craig will teach you how to fade up by placing lines of demarcation in and removing them. Youíll also learn how to fade down by not placing lines of demarcation in and obtaining a smooth transitional fade. If youíre a serious barber, you canít afford to miss this workshop!Students must bring: Adjustable arm clipper, guards, combs, water bottle and hair clips.

Students must bring: Adjustable arm clipper, guards, combs, water bottle and hair clips

Speakers
avatar for Craig McLaurin

Craig McLaurin

Iconic Barber
Craig “SKILZ” McLaurin began his entrepreneurship 25 years ago. Craig has been featured in several industry mediums including Solid Gold, Top Notch, Modern Hairstyling, Passion Magazine Hair and in Wilmington Magazine. Craig’s shop was voted #1 for Best Men’s Barber Shop in... Read More →
avatar for Wanza Poole

Wanza Poole

Iconic Barber
Wanza Poole is Chief Administrative Officer of Iconic Barber. He is a successful entrepreneur and has been in the barbering industry for more than 24 years. Known for his cutting-edge techniques, Wanza is highly recognized by both colleagues and clients for his knowledge and skil... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N251

10:00am

Lash Styling for Beginners
MAKEUP FOCUSED CLASS  Are your lash maps falling short of your expectations? Do you use the same technique for every client? Learn how to overcome these challenges by using the client's eye shape and type of lashes to create the perfect lash look. You'll leave feeling more skilled and confident in your lash applications! 



Speakers
avatar for Erika Ross

Erika Ross

Integrity Lash
Erika is a senior stylist and trainer at Integrity Lash and helped to develop the in-depth training program that was launched in April of 2017. Erika and a few of her collegues also started a new podcast called "Lash Cast" which is aimed at educating lash stylists. She has a passion... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N232

10:00am

Lowlighting Application Techniques that Work on Every Blonde
COLOR FOCUSED CLASS  Learn from celebrity colorist, Marco Pelusi! Marco will teach you a fool-proof low-lighting technique that works for every blonde client - from dark to light, young to old! Marco will explain how to compensate for gray hair; how to avoid ashy results; when to use demicolor; and how to maximize your time and service dollars. In the class, you will practice Marco's tips and learn through his guidance. The skills you gain in this class will have clients rushing into your chair and will help boost your bottom line! This is a workshop serious colorists can't afford to miss!

Students must bring: Clips, gloves, rattail comb, blow dryer, cutting combs, scissors, texturing scissors, razor and brushes

Speakers
avatar for Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi Hair Studio
Marco is globally recognized as a haircolor authority, platform artist, educator, and celebrity hair colorist. He owns Marco Pelusi Hair Studio in West Hollywood on Robertson in LA and he and his staff offer world-class hair fashion to numerous celebrities. Marco is an expert on Hallmark... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N249

10:00am

The Social Media Summit
Join the beauty industry's social media experts for in-depth insight on how to best utilize social media to optimize your business strategy, promote your salon and gain clients. During this three-hour session, social media gurus from across the nation will teach you invaluable lessons in leveraging the different platforms to increase your bottom line. From marketing strategies, to advertising and reaching the right audience for your business, the sessions during this three-hour Summit will give you all the information you need to use social media to build your business in a powerful way. Please stay tuned for speaker announcements, visit ibslasvegas.com for updates!

Speakers
avatar for Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo

The Beauty Agent Network
The Connection Coach,  Founder of The Beauty Agent Network and Radio Host of BEaUty Inside and Out, Bonnie is a 2013 Enterprising Women and 2016 Salon Today Cover Coach, she is a Certified Emotional Intelligent Speaker, Coach and 2x bestselling author of Success in Beauty.  Bonnie... Read More →
avatar for Joe Flano

Joe Flano

Major League Barber
Joe Flano is a Major League Barber educator. He shares his knowledge and passion for barbering as a speaker at a variety of International Tradeshows such as Bronner Bros ATL, IBS New York, IBS Las Vegas, and San Juan Beauty Show. 
avatar for Don Godfrey

Don Godfrey

fiidnt Marketing
Don Godfrey: creator of several popular beauty pages, including @nothingbutpixies. He spent 28 years in the retail world learning how to use old school marketing to help build a profitable business and secure a new customer base. While selling furniture, he developed a successful... Read More →
avatar for Stephanie Hodges

Stephanie Hodges

Stephanie has worked, successfully, behind the chair for nearly 13 years. Her main focus is creating beautiful color creations for her guests. She is a Redken Certified Colorist and specializes in custom and creative foil placement, as well as fashion colors. With the help of social... Read More →
avatar for Christian James

Christian James

Arizona Salon Professionals
Christian James has been a successful suite owner for more than 8 years in Scottsdale, Arizona and a 3-time NAHA nominated artist. Even as a successful business suite owner, Christian was missing a sense of community and a place for inspiration and continuing education thus Christian... Read More →
avatar for Jules Reyes

Jules Reyes

Saints of Steel
Jules Reyes is the Co-founder and Director of Experience at Saints of Steel. Jules is a full-time Social Media Manager who has a passion for matcha and has utilized her “social media know-how” to create and organically grow three communities on Instagram that celebrate her passion... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N243

10:30am

#NOSLOWDAYS
That’s right, NO MORE SLOW DAYS! In this class, Destiny breaks down the three highest grossing sales in the beauty industry: coloring, cutting, and retail. Allow DCI to help you discover the customer life cycle along with marketing tips, systems and applications. Don’t miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Destiny Cox

Destiny Cox

DCI Academy
Destiny is an industry icon and cut and color expert. Destiny travels the globe educating and her progressive teaching approach enables stylists and students to push their boundaries. Destiny built Destiny Cox International to be able to continue reaching and teaching professionals... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N241

10:30am

How to Stay in Love with Your Salon
You did it! You have your dream business or job! But what happens when the excitement wears off and the doubt sets in? What happens when it seems impossible to carry on? What’s the secret to keeping the passion alive? Learn how to hold onto the passion and endurance you once had and discover the essential ingredients to keep your salon thriving. Paul DiGrigoli’s unmatched level of passion has made him one of the hair industries loudest voices for loving what you do – and now he’s here to bring that enthusiasm to you!

Speakers
avatar for Paul DiGrigoli

Paul DiGrigoli

Digrigoli Seminars
Paul is the author of the highly popular book “Booked Solid,” a hairdresser for almost 40 years and a current school and salon owner. Paul has won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Modern Salon’s... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N231

10:30am

Overcoming the Challenges of Salon Ownership
In this class, Jon will help salon owners identify the challenges of salon ownership and provide solutions to overcoming the obstacles that owners face every day in today’s ever-changing business climate. Join Jon as he shares his 43 years of valuable experience as a successful hairdresser and salon owner. With his vast know-ledge and personal experience, he will help you face any challenge that comes your way in the beauty business.

Speakers
JG

Jon Gonzales

Jon Gonzales' career in the beauty industry spans over 53 years as a stylist, salon owner, lecturer, seminar leader, business consultant, motivational speaker, educator, author, blogger, entrepreneur, and founder of the University of Educational Excellence for Beauty Professionals... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N239

10:30am

The Truth About Haircolor
Sherry will cover how to choose flawless shades by taking into consideration factors such as existing haircolor, natural haircolor, skin tone, eye color, and desired maintenance level. Sherry will also go over how to control reds, brunettes, and blondes and keep them from fading, how and when to choose a demi permanent hair color versus a permanent hair color, what to expect when lifting with Lightener versus High lift, and how to achieve maximum grey coverage.

Speakers
avatar for Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay Hair
Sherry is an internationally-acclaimed, celebrity colorist, award-winning color expert and salon owner. Sherry’s advice has been featured in Salon Today, American Salon, Modern Salon Magazine and Central Florida Lifestyle Publications. She has also been featured in Orlando Magazine... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N242

10:30am

Re-invent
Ted Gibson, Jason Backe and the Ted Gibson Artistic Team are sure to inspire and entertain you with Re-Invent. This presentation will incorporate demonstration of the most modern techniques and trends as well as insight on how to MAKE MORE MONEY behind the chair.

Speakers
avatar for Ted Gibson

Ted Gibson

Ted Gibson Edu
Ted Gibson is one of the most sought - after editorial, runway and celebrity hair stylists in the business. He is also a huge influence and presence at both the Fall and Spring New York Fashion Weeks. Ted works with Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, and Glamour Magazines regularly and is... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N238

10:30am

The Art of Curly Hairstyling
Detriot Curly hair is dominating the industry - are you ready to create amazing curly styles? Join 2016 NAHA texture winner, Lauren Moser-Samuels, as she reveals her secrets to flawless, curly hair styles. By understanding the different curl types and proper product application, you will be able to create long lasting curly styles that can be controlled and conservative, or built out and opened up for a more carefree finish. Don't miss this opportunity to learn from a curly hair expert and increase your curly client base!

Speakers
avatar for Lauren Moser-Samuels

Lauren Moser-Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Lauren’s enthusiasm and incomparable abilities are responsible for her successful rise as one of the most dedicated salon owners and freelance educators in the country. As an educator, salon owner and NAHA Finalist in Texture in 2013, and NAHA Texture Winner in 2015, Lauren’s... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N250

10:30am

Treating Hairloss Inside-Out
In this class, Rodney will explain internal factors that can cause hair loss and why improving health and wellness is more effective in treating hair loss than conventional medicine or topical therapies. Class participants will learn how to scan a client's body to determine deficiencies before hair loss becomes an issue and why it's important for hair professionals to be knowledgeable about the body's signs. This class is a must-take for all stylists who want to give their best to their clients!

Speakers
avatar for Rodney Barnett

Rodney Barnett

Innovations Today
Rodney is a leading authority in the fields of hair loss and trichology. He is an excellent educator and Trichologist who provides education and business opportunities for aspiring Trichologists who want to learn about hair loss, its prevention and how to offer services to both men... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N233

10:30am

The Blender Men's Haircuts Simplified
It all comes down to blending! From classic barbering to tight fading to military looks, it is all about the blending. Join Clipperguy, Ivan Zoot and explore the secrets of fast and easy menís haircut blending.

Speakers
avatar for Ivan Zoot

Ivan Zoot

Clipperguy
Ivan Zoot shares technical cutting, business building and career success education at trade shows and events, in books and on video, and at schools and in salons. Ivan’s educational approach is fun to watch, easy to follow and simple to implement in your everyday life!


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N235

10:30am

Fast Flawless Makeup
Did you know that there are ways you can cut your application time while still creating a flawless face? Tips and tricks from industry pros will build confidence in your work and your clients. Take notice, all A-listers today stand out and their makeup artist is responsible! These beauty insiders will help you to evolve your own subjects' beauty and individuality alike. Come learn the secrets that keep them on speed dial by big faces and brand names.

Speakers
avatar for Kari Kisch

Kari Kisch

Kari Kisch
Kari is a professional makeup artist, photo stylist, and master educator. Hired consistently for her creative eye and attentional to detail, her work is visible in many name brand advertisements and magazines, including Nike, GQ, Real Simple and UFC Magazine. Kari can be found behind... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
TBA

10:30am

The Newest 2D-6D Volume Lash Trends
Learn how to create the hottest new trend in lashes ñ the peekabo0 effect! Quyen will show you how to use 17mm and 8-14mm lashes to create gorgeous full lashes quickly and effectively! Don't miss this live demonstration by the queen of lashes!

Speakers
avatar for Quyen Nguyen

Quyen Nguyen

Evalash Beauty
Quyen holds six lash patents and is the founder and CEO of Evalash Inc. She opened her first salon when she was 19 and is currently the owner of a day spa in Maryland that offers variety of services. Quyen invented the Evalash (v-lash) by using the interlocking technique which provides... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N234

10:30am

Greening Your Nail Salon
In this challenging business climate, being lean and green will sustain both your business and the environment. Evaluating how your business impacts the environment is not only the right thing to do, it's the smart thing to do. This class will help you understand the chemicals and resources utilized in your salon, move beyond recycling to reducing consumption and develop safer and more effective alternatives to standard beauty practices.

Speakers
avatar for Jaime Schrabeck

Jaime Schrabeck

Nail Tech Reality Check
Since 1992, Jaime Schrabeck, Ph.D. has worked as a licensed manicurist and owner of Precision Nails, an exclusive employee-based salon. Beyond the salon, she collaborates with Tina Alberino on Nail Tech Reality Check, teaches business and technical classes at all major US beauty shows... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N237

10:30am

ELI Color - Empowered by Innovation

In this session, Max will share his  innovative technologies that power the revolutionary haircolor industry. Max will educate you on unique ingredients in ELI Colour and will give you the knowledge to transform your clients’ experiences. After taking this class, you will be more confident in utilizing the skills that bring clients back to the salon.


Moderators
avatar for Max Eli

Max Eli

Max Eli, LLP
Max Eli's unwavering passion insires beauty professionals globally. His unique approach to education stems from his 30 year pursuit of knowledge in the constantly-changing world of hair color. Max believes knowledge and education are vital in gaining and keeping clients returning... Read More →

Sunday June 24, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room N236

11:00am

Why Lashes?

Learn about the rapidly growing lash industry and get insight into why and how to become a sought-after lash stylist! Megan will teach you how to set yourself apart in the competitive lash arena while demonstrating her coveted tips and techniques.


Speakers
avatar for Megan Tandberg

Megan Tandberg

Borboleta


Sunday June 24, 2018 11:00am - 11:35am
The Finishing Touch Stage

11:00am

Moving Hair Volume 2
Martin has a new collection of beautiful styles to showcase for IBS Las Vegas that will inspire and motivate you for the upcoming special occasion hair season! Watch as his magical fingers create gorgeous new silhouettes and shapes on a variety of lengths and textures. You know Martin will deliver an outstanding performance that you will not want to miss!

Speakers
avatar for Martin Parsons

Martin Parsons

Intermar Productions
Martin was listed among the elite in Modern Salon’s Top 75 Educators for the past century and was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award in the Canadian Hairdressing industry.  In 2008, he was included in Modern Salon’s 50 Most Influential Hairdressers and was... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 11:00am - 11:35am
The Mane Stage

11:45am

Makeup for Media
Learn how to provide all your clients with a media-ready look that won't fade, fall or melt because of bad weather or flashbacks. Jordan will demonstrate application techniques using Kryolan products that deliver true coverage and color, regardless of your clients' skin tone or age!

Speakers
avatar for Jordan Plath

Jordan Plath

Kryolan Professional Make-up
Jordan Plath is a makeup artist with over twenty years of industry experience working across creative, retail and commercial fields including film, television, theater and live events. As a member of the Kryolan Professional Make-up USA team, he serves a FX Make-up Specialist and... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 11:45am - 12:20pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

11:45am

Bombshell to Boho - Blowdry Styling
Take your blow drying skills to the next level!  Learn simple yet effective techniques to achieve a number of looks using just your hairdryer.  Todd will demonstrate techniques from big-volume supermodel looks to model-off-duty styles, to a-day-at-the-beach look. You’ll learn how to achieve these looks in record time using the new Dyson Supersonic Professional Edition Dryer. 

Speakers
avatar for Todd Tinnel

Todd Tinnel

Dyson
Prior to joining Dyson as their National Education Leader for Personal Care, Todd spent the better part of a decade working behind the chair as a Stylist and business owner. His passion for life-long learning, drove his work as a Guest Artist and Educator for a global professional... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 11:45am - 12:20pm
The Mane Stage

12:00pm

7 Steps to State Board Supremacy
Studying for the State Board can be very stressful! To add fuel to the fire, some will say study one way while others say something totally different! Thomas will deflate the myths behind the state board tests and will tell you exactly what is on your exam! Stop biting your nails and pulling your hair - this class will give you the blueprint behind the State Board and will allow you to be stress-free and ready to take the test!

Speakers
avatar for Thomas James

Thomas James

Mr. Stateboard
Thomas James is an Air Force Veteran, cosmetologist, master barber, instructor and author of “The Blueprint: Your Shortcut to Passing the Stateboard Exam.” He received the name “Mr. Stateboard” after touring with several companies teaching State Board material. Thomas has... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Room N235

12:30pm

It's Time to Raise Your Prices
In this session, discover how to make the money you deserve and embrace service price increases with your customers. Stephen will coach you through how to “charge your worth,” raise prices based upon expenses, when to raise prices and how to raise prices with no fear!

Speakers
avatar for Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez Consulting
Steve’s experience as a business coach and trainer spans over twenty-four years. Steve has authored business training books and manuals on marketing, business planning, sales growth and inventory management for Milady. He annually served as judge of the North American Hairstyling... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N231

12:30pm

Make a Social Impact Through Your Salon
There seems to be a salon on every corner. How do you make your salon standout in such a beautifully crowded world? Join Kim as she shares her more than 30 years of experience in the beauty industry for an inspiring and uplifting presentation and learn how to create a positive social impact in your community that will be beneficial to your business, your team and that will fill your heart. Kim will share what she has seen firsthand in the salon industry and the ripple effect that “doing good” can have in your salon.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Becker

Kim Becker

Hello Gorgeous of Hope Inc.
Kim is the Founder of Hello Gorgeous! Kim has been in the beauty industry as a salon owner and national educator for more than 25 years. She has been an entrepreneur in both the for-profit and non-profit worlds, where Kim has become a business woman, fundraiser, educator, public speaker... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N239

12:30pm

The Secret Behind Pricing

T​he ​S​ecret ​B​ehind ​P​ricing is a​ course dedicated to taking the guess work out of pricing. If you follow our simple formula, you will have pricing that will pay the bills and keep you and your business profitable. We also ​have a section dedicated ​our favorite ways of handling price complaints from clients. Discover the three main methods that we use in addressing these clients. For the most effective experience, please bring a list of all the costs that go into running your business behind the chair each month and a list of your most common services.


Speakers
avatar for Natalie Boos

Natalie Boos

Business of Balayage
BUSINESS OF BALAYAGE TEAM | We are a team of independent educators who are dedicated to bringing high quality education to the industry around us. We work with some of the most talented and passionate stylists and artists in our industry; those looking to grow thier own brand and... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N241

12:30pm

Simple Haircolor Tips
In this unique class, Carlos will teach you how to cut down on your color inventory and save money! Carlos will teach you his system of simple haircolor that's easy to create and remember and immediately use in your salon. This system works for any color line!

Speakers
avatar for Carlos Valenzuela

Carlos Valenzuela

Carlos Valenzuela Beauty
Carlos offers forty-plus years of experience and insight as a consultant, stylist, trainer, author and entrepreneur in the beauty industry.


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N242

12:30pm

Bridal Hairstyles
Learn four different, beautiful bridal looks to meet all your clientsí needs! Veronika will demonstrate a Greek-style braid, low weightless updo, smooth low bun and voluminous curls. Each style will be presented in detail with step-by-step instructions on a live model. If you want to increase your skill-set, donít miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Veronika Shur

Veronika Shur

Veronika Shur
Veronika is a NYC-based hair stylist with 17 years of experience in the beauty industry, specializing in formal and wedding updos, haircuts and coloring. Veronika has taken part in many competitions and has worked with top designers during New York Fashion Week and has been published... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N250

12:30pm

Creative Hair Cutting Fundamentals

Aaron Johnson and Varsity Education will help you learn the fundamentals of creative hair cutting in this class. The Team will demonstrate cuts using strong techniques and skills. Students can expect to explore creative haircuts, executed with precision, while learning how and why to take specific steps to create the end result.

 


Speakers
avatar for Varsity Education

Varsity Education

Varsity Education


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N238

12:30pm

The Malaysian Weave
Learn how to become a hair weaving specialist and do a full sewn weave in less time without braids. This method creates smooth, natural looking, free flowing extensions that will last for up to 3-4 months with proper maintenance and care. Explore new opportunities by enhancing your skills and increasing productivity while increasing your profits.

Speakers
avatar for Justin Kace

Justin Kace

JUSTINKACE
Justin Kace is CEO of JustinKace Products and the publisher of Prostylin Hair Magazine.  He is a well-respected, sought-after educator, platform artist and motivational speaker.  He has also developed a product line that consists of professional shears, magnetic wristbands and hair... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N233

12:30pm

Editorial Face
Who doesn't want their work on the cover of a magazine? Learn Lisa's techniques for creating a flawless editorial look for print. She will share her do's and don'ts as well as favorite product recommendations. You'll also learn how to put together a photo shoot and submit work for publication.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Strawther

Lisa Strawther

Making Up Las Vegas
Lisa has created beauty looks for Fashion Week, international magazine covers, TV, Broadway and even high-profile celebrities. She’s been featured in an Emmy nominated documentary, a book on inspirational women, and is a national educator in her field. President of Making Up Las... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N234

12:30pm

Instagram Makeup vs. Salon Makeup
Adamme is an influential social media personality. Tagged the "Ryan Seacrest of Beauty", he interviews many of today's top beauty influencers as well as many of America's top salon professionals. Adamme will shed light on some of the differences between both worlds and will open the floor up for an interactive Q&A. You can expect to have a great time!

Speakers
avatar for Adamme Sosa

Adamme Sosa

Beauty Warrior
Self -proclaimed, “Beauty Warrior”, Addamme Sosa serves as an on-camera beauty personality for TV shows, Trade Shows and Red-Carpet events. He is a makeup artist, educator, and a spokesman for beauty brands at trade shows across the country. Adamme is right at home on stage and... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N240

12:30pm

Nail Art Essentials
Knowing how to use essential nail art in the salon is a must. Come learn the secrets behind John Hauk’s artistry. He will show you how to implement simple nail art styles into your salon. Whether you are using acrylics or gels, nail art is crucial for great success!

Moderators
avatar for John Hauk

John Hauk

Royalty Beauty
John Hauk has won countless awards worldwide and has served as a judge on the TV show, Global Beauty Masters. John is a master trainer, competitor, salon owner and celebrity artist and has worked at the top nail manufacturers such as OPI, CND and Light Elegance. His work can be found... Read More →

Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N237

12:30pm

Volt Hair & Beard Color, Jaro Turek, EBA Performance Makeup

In this class, Jaro will demonstrate the application and benefits of the innovative and all new VOLT Hair and Beard Color. In this class you will learn about the following: 
• The breakthrough 30 second application of Volt Hair and Beard Paint 
• The huge difference between Volt water proof color and dyes 
• Volt’s superior characteristics including water proof finish, instantaneous drying , highly realistic appearance and ingredients for healthier hair 
 • Volt in the professional and retail world analysis: benefits, use, sales, marketing, pricing, and etc.
Jaro will also answer questions you may have at the end of class.


Speakers
avatar for Jaro Turek

Jaro Turek

EBA Performance Makeup
Jaro Turek is the owner of EBA Performance Makeup that was founded in 2002. Jaro’s ongoing and passionate involvement in color chemistry and understanding of makeup cosmetics provided EBA with the fundamentals to develop innovative and proprietary line of products. Under his leadership... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Room N236

1:45pm

Accessorize Your Haircolor!
Join Celebrity Colorist Sherry Ratay as she showcases her seasonal haircolor. This will include blondes, brunettes, and redheads. Sherry will help you take your clients into their seasonal change by thinking outside the box during your consultation. She will share with you what to look for in each client including their skin tone, eye color, personality, and profession to name a few. Please join Sherry Ratay for this informative presentation as you prepare for the new season.

Speakers
avatar for Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay Hair
Sherry is an internationally-acclaimed, celebrity colorist, award-winning color expert and salon owner. Sherry’s advice has been featured in Salon Today, American Salon, Modern Salon Magazine and Central Florida Lifestyle Publications. She has also been featured in Orlando Magazine... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 1:45pm - 2:20pm
TBA

2:30pm

Instagram Makeup vs. Salon Makeup
Adamme is an influential social media personality. Tagged the "Ryan Seacrest of Beauty", he interviews many of today's top beauty influencers as well as many of America's top salon professionals. Adamme will shed light on some of the differences between both worlds and will open the floor up for an interactive Q&A. You can expect to have a great time!

Speakers
avatar for Adamme Sosa

Adamme Sosa

Beauty Warrior
Self -proclaimed, “Beauty Warrior”, Addamme Sosa serves as an on-camera beauty personality for TV shows, Trade Shows and Red-Carpet events. He is a makeup artist, educator, and a spokesman for beauty brands at trade shows across the country. Adamme is right at home on stage and... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 3:05pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

2:30pm

Context Cutting

Using reference points on the head, among other techniques, to understand all cutting methods. This class will cover a comprehensive guide to understanding existing skill, utilizing distribution and reference points on the head. Mastering looks like the “long bob,” “corrective haircutting” and enforcing the use of “hard line” vs. “soft Line” hand positioning. All participants will receive extensive focus on body mechanics and positioning to better health and applied methods in cutting. These methods are simple enough for the newest stylist yet advanced enough for the more seasoned professional.

 


Speakers
avatar for Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas

Hattori Hanzo Shears
Justin has been referred to as the "Prodigy" by his peers in the industry. His refined style and countless hours of training & collaboration with some of the biggest names in hairdressing have gained him much notoriety. With a boastful clientele of models, actors, and A-List musicians... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 3:05pm
The Mane Stage

2:30pm

Level Up - Aquiring Partnerships through Instagram
Most people think you need thousands of followers on Instagram to be able to land the opportunities that you want most! That’s not the case! If your goal is to create partnerships with major companies, collaborate with influencers, build your brand, or grow your client base, this class is for you! Jaz and Jules will show you what you need to do to make your social media dreams a reality!

Speakers
avatar for Jaz Limos

Jaz Limos

Saints of Steel
Jaz Limos is the Founder + CEO at Saints of Steel. Seeing the rise of homelessness and lack of resources for underserved communities, she decided to dedicate her career towards building ecosystems that offered innovative solutions for people in need. Jaz entered the hair industry... Read More →
avatar for Jules Reyes

Jules Reyes

Saints of Steel
Jules Reyes is the Co-founder and Director of Experience at Saints of Steel. Jules is a full-time Social Media Manager who has a passion for matcha and has utilized her “social media know-how” to create and organically grow three communities on Instagram that celebrate her passion... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N241

2:30pm

Social Media: The Basics
Are you one of the millions of hair stylists who has not figured out how to use Social Media? You are NOT alone! If you’re wondering when a pound sign became a hashtag or thinking, “What’s a hashtag?,” this is the class for you! Social Media expert, Miki Wright, is here to answer your questions in a judgment free zone. Miki will unravel social media terminology and help you overcome your fear of social media!

Speakers
avatar for Miki Wright

Miki Wright

BeautySuperStars.com
Miki Wright is a Salon Business Coach, founder of www.BeautySuperStars.com and her former Salon and Day Spa was selected as one of the “200 Fastest Growing Salons in the Country” by Salon Today Magazine for three consecutive years.


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N239

2:30pm

The #1 Marketing Tool to Grow Your Business
Your number one marketing tool to grow your business and build a clientele is speaking! Learn the three secrets to being a great communicator and never fear talking about yourself again. Whether you are a salon owner, stylist, educator or platform artist, effective speaking can make you or break you. Alejandra and Bonnie will show you how to attract clients through speaking plus, you’ll gain confidence and learn what truly makes a speaker great!

Speakers
avatar for Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo

The Beauty Agent Network
The Connection Coach,  Founder of The Beauty Agent Network and Radio Host of BEaUty Inside and Out, Bonnie is a 2013 Enterprising Women and 2016 Salon Today Cover Coach, she is a Certified Emotional Intelligent Speaker, Coach and 2x bestselling author of Success in Beauty.  Bonnie... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N231

2:30pm

Viral Braids
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 classic looks to statement braids, these advanced looks are easily customizable and photo-ready. Guaranteed to become client favorites!

Speakers
avatar for Becca Sible

Becca Sible

Amika
Becca is a full-time stylist in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she also works on photo shoots, events, and weddings. Her fun-loving personality, hunger for continuous education, and attention to detail led her to the amika family. She believes that healthy hair is your best accessory... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N242

2:30pm

KARG DryHairCut + KARG CuttingSystem
Trends come and go, but beautiful, wearable haircuts never go out of style! Wearable styles are a hairdresser's bread and butter, and they hold the key to a long and satisfying career. Join KARG Artistic Director and founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC, Russell Cordeiro, for methods and insights that stylists at all levels can use to create modern silhouettes for men and women. The KARG Cutting System incorporates easy techniques that help unlock creativity and build confidence, while also shaving time off your haircuts and delivering results that make clients happy.

Speakers
avatar for Russell Cordeiro

Russell Cordeiro

KARG Inc.
Russell Cordeiro is an accomplished hairstylist known for his unique and accessible approach to haircutting and education. He is the Artistic Director of Karg Inc., founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC and Barber at Persons of Interest Barbershop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N250

2:30pm

Razor Cutting Made Simple
Explore the rules of razor cutting and learn how a UN guarded straight razor can be used to create any shape that a straight scissor can! Ryan will show you how to add one of the most diverse tools to your kit and make every haircut fun, fast and a money maker.

Speakers
avatar for Ryan Teal

Ryan Teal

TEAL
Ryan Teal is all about simplicity! He makes learning easy with his effortless approach to hairdressing and wants stylists to know that “if he can do it, so can you!” Ryan is one of the most sought-after educators in the industry and his classes are not to be missed.


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N238

2:30pm

Secrets of a Colorist: Weaves, Wigs & Extensions
In this class, Destiny will discuss various types of extensions and reveal tips and tricks on how to color them. You will learn which products to use, plus when to use color techniques such as surface painting, color melting and foil placement. Team DCI will explain how to create beautiful and natural looking colors on extensions from day to night.

Speakers
avatar for Destiny Cox

Destiny Cox

DCI Academy
Destiny is an industry icon and cut and color expert. Destiny travels the globe educating and her progressive teaching approach enables stylists and students to push their boundaries. Destiny built Destiny Cox International to be able to continue reaching and teaching professionals... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N233

2:30pm

Flawless Fades & Finishes
In this class, you'll learn about 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 leave with a better understanding of how to approach a faded haircut, when to execute a low, medium or high fade and how to blend seamlessly.

Speakers
avatar for Sean Casey

Sean Casey

Andis
Sean Casey is a seasoned barber with 15 years of experience in both personal and corporate hair styling. He is a dedicated leader with a history of success in unique hair designs, barbershop management and business ownership. Currently, he owns two barbershops, TwinCutz, and is active... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N235

2:30pm

Are Lashes the Right Career For Me?
Curious about becoming an eyelash technician? Learn about the day-to-day hurdles a lash stylist goes through to build a business. We will cover what it takes to get started, answering these essential questions: Do you need to spend big money on training? How long before you can charge clients? Classic or volume? Do you need to be brand loyal? Get the answers to these questions and more from one of the first lash dedicated salons in Southern California.

Speakers
avatar for Tussanee Luebbers

Tussanee Luebbers

Integrity Lash
Tussanee discovered eyelash extensions in 2005. After taking a year to learn this new craft, in July of 2006, Integrity Lash opened its doors in Pasadena, CA. Over the years, Integrity Lash has been chosen as one of the best lash salons in Southern California by LA Magazine, Vanity... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N240

2:30pm

Microblading Big 3: Pigment, Depth, Healing

Alanna will give you insight into the three main issues microblading artists face:

  • The breakdown of pigments - synthetic vs. iron oxide
  • How the correct depth and blade size effect the healed stroke
  • Dry healing vs. hydrated healing

A question and answer segment will also be included so you can ask Alanna any and everything about microblading, including mapping and shaping!


Speakers
AU

Alanna Uasike

Precis Brows
Alanna will give you insight into the three main issues microblading artists face: | • The breakdown of pigments - synthetic vs. iron oxide | • How the correct depth and blade size effect the healed stroke | • Dry healing vs. hydrated healing | A question and answer segment... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N234

2:30pm

Charge What You're Worth
Join award-winner and international educator, LaShaun Brown-Glenn as she shares the parallels of charging what you're worth with the experience that you create for the guests you serve. There's a method to being a leader and pricing the experience that you provide. LaShaun will provide insight on identifying your clientele, creating your culture and building your business. In this class, you'll ask yourself the critical questions necessary to meet the standards and demands you desire. You'll leave inspired and ready to take action with a roadmap to reach your desired results!

Speakers
avatar for LaShaun Brown-Glenn

LaShaun Brown-Glenn

Speaking On Point
LáShaun is the founder of Speaking On Point, which offers hands-on and interactive classes focusing on skill enhancement, customer service, retail, and business. LáShaun shares her experiences and inspires others by coaching and offering forums to discuss personal and professional... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room N237

2:30pm

Bombshell to Boho - Blowdry Styling

Take your blow drying skills to the next level!  Learn simple yet effective techniques to achieve a number of looks using just your hairdryer.  Todd will demonstrate techniques from big-volume supermodel looks to model-off-duty styles, to a-day-at-the-beach look. You’ll learn how to achieve these looks in record time using the new Dyson Supersonic Professional Edition Dryer. 


Speakers
avatar for Todd Tinnel

Todd Tinnel

Dyson
Prior to joining Dyson as their National Education Leader for Personal Care, Todd spent the better part of a decade working behind the chair as a Stylist and business owner. His passion for life-long learning, drove his work as a Guest Artist and Educator for a global professional... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 4:00pm
N236

2:30pm

Balayage Hair Painting
COLOR FOCUSED CLASS  Paint like a pro! In this class, Jimmy Hilton and the Ted Gibson Artistic Team will dazzle and delight you with the skills, tips and tricks you need to know to wow your clients with spectacular haircolor. Don't miss your chance to learn from some of the industry's most talented colorists! Students must bring: Clips, gloves, tail comb, blow dryer, cutting combs & brushes.

Students must bring: Clips, gloves, tail comb, blow dryer, cutting combs & brushes

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Garza

Jessica Garza

Ted Gibson Edu
Jessica Garza is a home-grown Houston Hairstylist, who perfected her tradecraft over the last 10 years. She is part of the fashionable, and prestigious Ted Gibson Artistic Team where she works backstage at New York Fashion Week, New York Bridal Week and River Oaks Fashion X to name... Read More →
avatar for Jimmy Hilton

Jimmy Hilton

Ted Gibson Edu
Jimmy is a balayage artist known for his effortless hair styles and mind-blowing color corrections. As a member of the Ted Gibson Artistic Team, Jimmy has taught hair color classes nationwide and has received accolades from Behind the Chair, One Shot and Color Style Trophy. His years... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N249

2:30pm

Creative Haircutting Techniques that will Leave You Fearless
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Join DJ Muldoon as he reveals how to unleash your haircutting creativity utilizing proper form, function and flow techniques. DJ will take you through the fundamentals and teach you how to fuse salon styles with creative ideas. You'll elevate your day-to-day salon work to a new level and will gain confidence in your skills after taking this class! Students must bring: Scissors, combs, clips, towels and water spray

Students must bring: Scissors, combs, clips, towels and water spray


Speakers
avatar for DJ Muldoon

DJ Muldoon

The Factory
DJ Muldoon is the co-owner of theFactory, creative hair production space. From developing the cutting system for Paul Mitchell schools to becoming Director of Education of the school in San Diego, DJ has also appeared on many Paul Mitchell educational DVDs. His work has also appeared... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N247

2:30pm

Learn the Art of Shaping Brows - the Perfect Add-On Service!
BROW & BUSINESS FOCUSED CLASS  Increase your profitability by creating and growing a brow business in your salon. Learn the tricks-of-the-trade for starting a brow service, promotion and marketing, along with the technical training necessary to do brows with confidence. You will leave this class knowing how to do the perfect brow in just 10 minutes and ready to rock the brow world! Brows are the perfect add-on service to grow your business and your bottom line! 

Students must bring: A full, grown in set of brows!

Speakers
avatar for Malynda Vigliotti

Malynda Vigliotti

Boom Boom Brow Bar
Malynda is obsessed with brows and has 299+ clients served at her salon, the Boom Boom Brow Bar in NYC. Malynda has a degree from The Fashion Institute of Technology and is a trained esthetician. Boom Boom has been featured on “The Real Housewives of NYC,” Vogue, Lucky, In Style... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N232

2:30pm

Master Men's Blending Techniques
MEN'S HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Are you ready to become a $100,000 haircutter? Ivan can help you get there! In this hands-on workshop, Ivan will share his technical cutting, business-building and career success techniques. At the end of this workshop, you will have gained the tools to make yourself a $100,000 haircutter! Ivan's educational approach is fun to watch, easy-to-follow and simple to implement. After taking this workshop, you will feel confident to move forward in the direction of your dream career!

Students must bring: Clippers, Guard set, Trimmer, Scissor, Blender, Vent brush, 6 foot extension cord, 2 towels, pen and pad. Comb set is provided.

Speakers
avatar for Ivan Zoot

Ivan Zoot

Clipperguy
Ivan Zoot shares technical cutting, business building and career success education at trade shows and events, in books and on video, and at schools and in salons. Ivan’s educational approach is fun to watch, easy to follow and simple to implement in your everyday life!


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N251

2:30pm

Master Squeeze, Slice & Roll PolyGel
NAIL FOCUSED CLASS  If you think Gel Polish changed your life, think again! Gelish PolyGel gives you all the control with unlimited work time, pre-formulated to eliminate mix ratios. There's no airborne dust or odor! No longer does a product control you - now you control the product. This product is not an acrylic or hard gel. Gelish PolyGel combines the best of both worlds in a revolutionary, all-in-one system that's undeniably better! Join Sandy to learn salon applications like a natural nail overlay, tip overlay, sculpture pink and white and more, in this class.

Students are required to bring: LED or UV Light (36wat min), Extension Cord, Table lamp (optional), paper products (nail wipes or paper towels), Implements (cuticle pusher, cuticle nippers), Gel Brush, Dappen Dish, Files (180 Grit), Buffers(100/180 Grit), Sculpting forms & Tips (clear or natural), Nail adhesive, hands free of product



Speakers
avatar for Sandy Borges

Sandy Borges

Gelish
Sandy is a Nail Technician with more than 16 years of experience, 13 of those years as an industry educator. She is an award-winning Fantasy Nail Art competitor and her work has been featured in multiple nail industry magazines! She loves to expand and share her skills in sculptured... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Room N245

3:15pm

Intro to Acrylic Dipping Powder System & E Filing
Join us for a jam packed, fun presentation where you will learn unique acrylic applications using fundamental techniques, that will set you off on the right track. E-File with confidence! We will demonstrate how to properly use this tool safely & efficiently. Learn techniques to save you time and effort while you perfect your shaping skills!

Speakers
avatar for John Hauk

John Hauk

Royalty Beauty
John Hauk has won countless awards worldwide and has served as a judge on the TV show, Global Beauty Masters. John is a master trainer, competitor, salon owner and celebrity artist and has worked at the top nail manufacturers such as OPI, CND and Light Elegance. His work can be found... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 3:15pm - 3:50pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

3:15pm

Arrojo Inspiration
Join ARROJO as they offer a portal into the trends and techniques of tomorrow. With Nick Arrojo and his artistic team highlighting the latest looks, coolest colors and cuts from New York's vanguard, you can expect a trailblazing, inspirational show from America's leading independent hairdressing brand.

Speakers
avatar for Nick Arrojo

Nick Arrojo

ARROJO
Arrojo is a multi-award-winning hairdressing brand recognized around the world for education, excellence, integrity, and commitment to elevating the craft and commerce of hairdressing. Arrojo is renowned for a collection of signature scissor, razor, color and texture techniques based... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 3:15pm - 3:50pm
TBA

4:00pm

Microblading by GLAMD
Learn everything you need to know about Microblading! GLAMD has developed a full product line backed up by state of the art trainings, which you will be introduced to in this demonstration. Learn how to get started using the products, how to stand out as an artist in the industry, and create a successful, sustainable career from microblading!

Speakers
avatar for Brittani Sylvester

Brittani Sylvester

Bglamd
Brittani is a multi-talented business woman who combined her knowledge of business with her passion for beauty. Brittani started her journey in the beauty world 10 years ago and quickly became an established eyelash and makeup artist and accredited beauty educator. 


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:00pm - 4:35pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

4:00pm

Re-invent
Ted Gibson, Jason Backe and the Ted Gibson Artistic Team are sure to inspire and entertain you with Re-Invent. This presentation will incorporate demonstration of the most modern techniques and trends as well as insight on how to MAKE MORE MONEY behind the chair.

Speakers
avatar for Ted Gibson

Ted Gibson

Ted Gibson Edu
Ted Gibson is one of the most sought - after editorial, runway and celebrity hair stylists in the business. He is also a huge influence and presence at both the Fall and Spring New York Fashion Weeks. Ted works with Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, and Glamour Magazines regularly and is... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:00pm - 4:35pm
The Mane Stage

4:00pm

Volt Hair & Beard Color, Jaro Turek, EBA Performance Makeup

In this class, Jaro will demonstrate the application and benefits of the innovative and all new VOLT Hair and Beard Color. In this class you will learn about the following: 
• The breakthrough 30 second application of Volt Hair and Beard Paint 
• The huge difference between Volt water proof color and dyes 
• Volt’s superior characteristics including water proof finish, instantaneous drying , highly realistic appearance and ingredients for healthier hair 
 • Volt in the professional and retail world analysis: benefits, use, sales, marketing, pricing, and etc.
Jaro will also answer questions you may have at the end of class.


Speakers
avatar for Jaro Turek

Jaro Turek

EBA Performance Makeup
Jaro Turek is the owner of EBA Performance Makeup that was founded in 2002. Jaro’s ongoing and passionate involvement in color chemistry and understanding of makeup cosmetics provided EBA with the fundamentals to develop innovative and proprietary line of products. Under his leadership... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room N234

4:30pm

Business Evolution for a Lifetime
This class is designed to help you determine the next step in the evolution of your business. Tyrik will provide you with the tools you need to grow your career and your social media page as a barber, shop, or as a brand! You’ll learn how to grow your finances by using free financing and budgeting tools and gain insight on how savings and investments can bring you financial freedom. You’ll also learn to expand your appointment book by using technology that helps you manage and brand your business. No matter your level of expertise, you will not want to miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Tyrik Jackson

Tyrik Jackson

Tyrik Jackson is owner and partner of Premier Barber Institute where he furthers his passion for cosmetology and barbering. He is also CEO of Tyrik Jackson International Inc. and sole proprietor of Sharper Image Barber Shops I & II in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. As a licensed barber... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N239

4:30pm

Charge Your Worth
Are you working hard but not earning what you are worth? Amy will teach you how to maximize each client visit, how to know if and when to raise your prices and how to do so with confidence.

Speakers
avatar for Amy Carter

Amy Carter

Empowering You
As the owner of one of Indiana’s top salons, Amy knows what it takes to reinvent a business and train a leadership team that’s invested in long-term success. Amy has turned her knowledge into a passion for coaching and as Founder of Empowering You Consulting, she helps salons... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N241

4:30pm

Going Solo: Ownership Done Right
Solo salon ownership requires just as much planning, research and organization as traditional salon ownership. Discover what you need to know before you leap into entrepreneurship, including how to create a business plan, negotiate commercial leases, establish service prices, brand your business and much more!

Speakers
avatar for Jaime Schrabeck

Jaime Schrabeck

Nail Tech Reality Check
Since 1992, Jaime Schrabeck, Ph.D. has worked as a licensed manicurist and owner of Precision Nails, an exclusive employee-based salon. Beyond the salon, she collaborates with Tina Alberino on Nail Tech Reality Check, teaches business and technical classes at all major US beauty shows... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N231

4:30pm

Enlighten Me: A Blonding Class
This look and learn class is designed to help stylists learn about the different methods of blonding. Cherry will go over several different techniques including: foils, freehand, and scalp to end and when to use each. She will also cover everything from toning, glossing, and glazing to color enhancing shampoos and conditioners. Cherry will demonstrate how to achieve the perfect blonde to top coat with pastels, metallic or jewel tones and reveal the secret behind removing these trend colors.

Speakers
avatar for Cherry Petenbrink

Cherry Petenbrink

Hair by Cherry P
Cherry is a well-known artist in the beauty industry who has worked with top-tier celebrities including Scarlet Johannson, Jennifer Lawrence, Tom Hanks, and Nicole Kidman, among many others! Cherry is passionate about editorial work and contributes to trade magazines and covers of... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N242

4:30pm

Curls Gone Wild
Learn methods and explore the tools needed to create unique looks for each of your curly-haired clients in this class. Marlo will demonstrate how to cut shapes that enhance the beauty of all types of textured hair. In addition, Marlo will teach you easy-to-use color techniques that complement the movement of each curl. Substantially grow your understanding of all types of urly hair and grow your business through this class!

Speakers
avatar for Marlo Steenman

Marlo Steenman

Curls Gone Wild
Marlo has devoted more than 28 years to the beauty industry and 20 of those years to educating, coaching and sharing her knowledge across the globe. She won the NAHA for Colorist of the Year 2015, has been a finalist for Canadian Colorist of the Year in 2012 for both the Contessa... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N238

4:30pm

Moving Hair
Learn from the up-do master Martin Parsons! Martin's simple and logical approach to up-dos and classic cutting techniques are easy to follow and create modern and innovative shapes and textures. In this class, you'll be inspired to fashion long hair into soft, casual, party and event-hair in minimal time. Martin's variations on themes will inspire you to create countless beautiful styles that will thrill you and your clients. 

Speakers
avatar for Martin Parsons

Martin Parsons

Intermar Productions
Martin was listed among the elite in Modern Salon’s Top 75 Educators for the past century and was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award in the Canadian Hairdressing industry.  In 2008, he was included in Modern Salon’s 50 Most Influential Hairdressers and was... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N250

4:30pm

5 Top Causes of Hair Loss
As a professional cosmetologist, clients struggling with hair loss will turn to you for guidance. Do you have the knowledge necessary to provide them with answers? In this class, you will learn the 5 top causes of hair loss and how to help your clients prevent hair loss, maintain their hair, grow their hair back or choose a hair replacement option.

Speakers
avatar for Nacolia Gipp

Nacolia Gipp

Boss Lady Beauty
Nacolia Gipp is a licensed cosmetologist, licensed instructor, salon owner, CE provider, author and industry motivator who enjoys sharing her knowledge in salon business, hair extensions, hair replacements techniques, color, hair cutting and trichology. 


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N233

4:30pm

Major League Motivation
Joe Flano and the Major League Barber team will help you take your career, skills and ideas to another level in this information-packed  session! You will learn how to channel your motivation to propel your career and how to consistently stay motivated. The team will also discuss which clippers and techniques work best for fading and designing. Razor and shear techniques will be explored along with proper product use. The team will also discuss utilizing social media to improve your business and boost your income. The team will even take your questions and give you their expert answers. Don't miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Joe Flano

Joe Flano

Major League Barber
Joe Flano is a Major League Barber educator. He shares his knowledge and passion for barbering as a speaker at a variety of International Tradeshows such as Bronner Bros ATL, IBS New York, IBS Las Vegas, and San Juan Beauty Show. 


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N235

4:30pm

Microblading 3D Brows Using the Ruler Stencil Technique
MAKEUP FOCUSED CLASS  In this class, you'll learn microblading that will make thin brows look full and fabulous! Using the Evalash patent-pending eyebrow ruler stencil technique, you will acquire perfect symmetry. Quyen will demonstrate stroke techniques and will teach you what type of nano blades to use. Don't miss this class!



Speakers
avatar for Quyen Nguyen

Quyen Nguyen

Evalash Beauty
Quyen holds six lash patents and is the founder and CEO of Evalash Inc. She opened her first salon when she was 19 and is currently the owner of a day spa in Maryland that offers variety of services. Quyen invented the Evalash (v-lash) by using the interlocking technique which provides... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N245

4:30pm

Safe Eyelash Extension Application
Eyelash extensions are more popular than ever! Lash studios are popping up everywhere. Unfortunately, a lot of lash artists are learning to apply lash extensions at a one or two-day course and not properly learning how to apply eyelash extensions safely. This class will cover the importance of eyelash application safety, what proper lash training means for your business, and what risks are associated with improper eyelash application.

Speakers
avatar for Erika Gallagher

Erika Gallagher

International Safe Lash Institute
Erika Gallagher is the founder of the Lashology Lash & Beauty Studios in Colorado, Lashology Wholesale, and the International Safe Lash Institute. Her passion is helping clients and lash artists understand the importance of safe eyelash extension application. 


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N234

4:30pm

Nail It Online: Kickstart Your Social Media
If you have ever been unsure of what to post, puzzled by your online marketing, or dissatisfied with your social media results, this class is for you! Ashley will walk you through easy strategies that you can implement today to turn online followers into clients at your nail table. Learn the differences between different social platforms and find out where your ideal clients live online.

Speakers
avatar for Ashley Gregory

Ashley Gregory

The Nailscape
Ashley Gregory is an in-demand session manicurist and award-winning nail professional. Creator and director of The Nailscape blog, Ashley shares industry news, information, and her passion for empowering others to success.


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N237

4:30pm

Salon Nail Art 2k18

In this class, Viv will demonstrate a variety of nail art techniques, including stamping, chroming, gems, watercolor painting, and gel painting. If you want to take your nail enhancements to the next level, this class is for you!


Speakers
avatar for Viv Simmonds

Viv Simmonds

Profiles Backstage
With over 28 years industry experience, Viv has achieved international status and recognition through her accomplishments which include winning nail competitions including; the Title of ‘Australian Champion’ five years consecutively, the Australian ‘Champion of Champions... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Room N236

4:45pm

Untamed & Slayed

Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect the eyebrow! Sonia will also discuss how to build your business through social media and using hashtags and connecting to other brands.

 

 


Speakers
avatar for Sonia Kiani

Sonia Kiani

ForeverUntamed, Sponsored by Whitenfresh
Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:45pm - 5:20pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

4:45pm

Creativity Advanced: Inspiration
Join NAHA winners and finalists Lauren Moser-Samuels and Rodrick Samuels for a creative session in creating looks for photography competitions and creative photoshoots. From texture to men's editorial looks, this performance will inspire, enlighten and empower all who attend. Learn styling techniques and on-set lessons that will make your next shoot, your best shoot.

Speakers
avatar for Lauren Moser-Samuels

Lauren Moser-Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Lauren’s enthusiasm and incomparable abilities are responsible for her successful rise as one of the most dedicated salon owners and freelance educators in the country. As an educator, salon owner and NAHA Finalist in Texture in 2013, and NAHA Texture Winner in 2015, Lauren’s... Read More →
avatar for Rodrick Samuels

Rodrick Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Rodrick is recognized as a renowned leader in clipper cutting, including in the current trend of mechanical shear practices. As an AIPP Men’s Finalist, he has raised the bar in personal appearance education. He has been an educator for some of the largest manufactures and now, the... Read More →


Sunday June 24, 2018 4:45pm - 5:20pm
TBA
 
Monday, June 25
 

10:00am

Creative Hair Cutting Fundamentals
Aaron Johnson and the Varsity Education Team will help you learn the fundamentals of creative hair cutting in this workshop. The workshop will begin with a lecture during which the team will explain pertinent methods and theories and demonstrate cutting techniques. During the second half of the class, students will be able to apply the taught techniques and refine their skills. Aaron and the team will help students improve their skills throughout the tactile portion of the workshop.

Students must bring: Scissors, Cutting clips, Cutting combs, Spray bottle, Blow dryer, Vess, Denman, or paddle brush


Speakers
avatar for Varsity Education

Varsity Education

Varsity Education


Monday June 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N251

10:00am

Microblading 3D Brows Using the Ruler Stencil Technique
MAKEUP FOCUSED CLASS  In this class, you'll learn microblading that will make thin brows look full and fabulous! Using the Evalash patent-pending eyebrow ruler stencil technique, you will acquire perfect symmetry. Quyen will demonstrate stroke techniques and will teach you what type of nano blades to use. Don't miss this class!


Speakers
avatar for Quyen Nguyen

Quyen Nguyen

Evalash Beauty
Quyen holds six lash patents and is the founder and CEO of Evalash Inc. She opened her first salon when she was 19 and is currently the owner of a day spa in Maryland that offers variety of services. Quyen invented the Evalash (v-lash) by using the interlocking technique which provides... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N245

10:00am

Natural Looking Color: Root Shadow vs. Color Melt
COLOR FOCUSED CLASS  Color melting and root shadowing are advanced techniques used behind the chair to create the most seamless and natural looking colors. In this class, Natalie will demonstrate the skills that are needed daily to give clients their top requests. Natalie will teach you the natural laws of color so you learn when it's best to use a color melt and when a root shadow will serve you best.

Students must bring: Tripod, Color Apron, Weaving Comb, Gloves, Sectioning Clips, Tools and Brushes

Speakers
avatar for Natalie Boos

Natalie Boos

Business of Balayage
BUSINESS OF BALAYAGE TEAM | We are a team of independent educators who are dedicated to bringing high quality education to the industry around us. We work with some of the most talented and passionate stylists and artists in our industry; those looking to grow thier own brand and... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N249

10:00am

Up-Dos & Revenues: A Long Hairstyling Workshop
HAIR FOCUSED CLASS  Martin Parsons is known throughout the hairdressing world as one of the true masters of long hair and this is your chance to learn directly from him! This hands-on class will inspire your creativity and increase your salon revenue stream. Regardless of your experience, you will learn up to five looks through a series of up-close demonstrations followed by a well-organized and supervised practical utilizing a long-length mannequin. This carefully planned seminar is jam packed with great ideas and techniques that will allow you to produce stunning styles in minutes!

Students must bring: 1 inch iron, 1 1/4 inch iron, Hair ties- small, paddle brush, Pail comb, Teasing comb/brush, Hair pins, Bobby pins, Hair clips, Duck bill clips, Butterfly clips


Speakers
avatar for Martin Parsons

Martin Parsons

Intermar Productions
Martin was listed among the elite in Modern Salon’s Top 75 Educators for the past century and was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award in the Canadian Hairdressing industry.  In 2008, he was included in Modern Salon’s 50 Most Influential Hairdressers and was... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N247

10:00am

The Ultimate Marketing and Branding Workshop
Join beauty-business expert Bonnie Bonadeo, for this ultimate workshop which will help you understand your business and take it to the next level! Topics include brand connection, discovering your ideal client and how to create authentic content that speaks to your audience. Whether you are a salon/spa owner, suite stylist or independent provider, Bonnie will guide and connect you to your unique brand message and the tools to make it succeed.



Speakers
avatar for Bonnie Bonadeo

Bonnie Bonadeo

The Beauty Agent Network
The Connection Coach,  Founder of The Beauty Agent Network and Radio Host of BEaUty Inside and Out, Bonnie is a 2013 Enterprising Women and 2016 Salon Today Cover Coach, she is a Certified Emotional Intelligent Speaker, Coach and 2x bestselling author of Success in Beauty.  Bonnie... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Room N243

11:00am

Squeeze, Slice & Roll PolyGel
Squeeze, Slice & Roll PolyGelSandy Borges ó Gelish   GelishÆ PolyGel is not an acrylic, nor is it a hard gel. PolyGel is a revolutionary, all-in-one system that's undeniably better than ever! PolyGel gives you unlimited work time and is pre-formulated to eliminate mix ratios. PolyGel does not contain airborne dust or odor! Donít miss this opportunity to learn applications with this innovative enhancement product!

Speakers
avatar for Sandy Borges

Sandy Borges

Gelish
Sandy is a Nail Technician with more than 16 years of experience, 13 of those years as an industry educator. She is an award-winning Fantasy Nail Art competitor and her work has been featured in multiple nail industry magazines! She loves to expand and share her skills in sculptured... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 11:35am
The Finishing Touch Stage

11:00am

Creativity Advanced: Inspiration
Join NAHA winners and finalists Lauren Moser-Samuels and Rodrick Samuels for a creative session in creating looks for photography competitions and creative photoshoots. From texture to men's editorial looks, this performance will inspire, enlighten and empower all who attend. Learn styling techniques and on-set lessons that will make your next shoot, your best shoot.

Speakers
avatar for Lauren Moser-Samuels

Lauren Moser-Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Lauren’s enthusiasm and incomparable abilities are responsible for her successful rise as one of the most dedicated salon owners and freelance educators in the country. As an educator, salon owner and NAHA Finalist in Texture in 2013, and NAHA Texture Winner in 2015, Lauren’s... Read More →
avatar for Rodrick Samuels

Rodrick Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit
Rodrick is recognized as a renowned leader in clipper cutting, including in the current trend of mechanical shear practices. As an AIPP Men’s Finalist, he has raised the bar in personal appearance education. He has been an educator for some of the largest manufactures and now, the... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 11:35am
TBA

11:00am

Be a $100K Haircutter
Are you ready to become a $100,000 haircutter? Through this class, Ivan can help you get there! Ivan will share technical cutting, business-building and career success education in this class. Ivan’s educational approach is fun to watch, easy-to-follow and simple to implement so you can achieve your goals and dreams.

Speakers
avatar for Ivan Zoot

Ivan Zoot

Clipperguy
Ivan Zoot shares technical cutting, business building and career success education at trade shows and events, in books and on video, and at schools and in salons. Ivan’s educational approach is fun to watch, easy to follow and simple to implement in your everyday life!


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N231

11:00am

Profit Accelerator: Money Management Tools
Amy will reveal the secrets to drive your business growth and teach you how to launch your business with her proven money management tools! You’ll leave this class with a roadmap to profitability!

Speakers
avatar for Amy Carter

Amy Carter

Empowering You
As the owner of one of Indiana’s top salons, Amy knows what it takes to reinvent a business and train a leadership team that’s invested in long-term success. Amy has turned her knowledge into a passion for coaching and as Founder of Empowering You Consulting, she helps salons... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N241

11:00am

Top 5 Ways to Stand Apart from the Competition
These days cutting hair isn’t enough to set you apart from your competition. Learn how to enhance your client’s experience, grow your business and keep people raving about you and your salon. The Founder/CEO of Saints of Steel, Jaz Limos, will share the top 5 ways to create an experience that successful companies like Apple are using to crush their competition!

Speakers
avatar for Jaz Limos

Jaz Limos

Saints of Steel
Jaz Limos is the Founder + CEO at Saints of Steel. Seeing the rise of homelessness and lack of resources for underserved communities, she decided to dedicate her career towards building ecosystems that offered innovative solutions for people in need. Jaz entered the hair industry... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N239

11:00am

Create the Perfect Hollywood Blonde
Celebrity colorist, Marco Pelusi, will teach you everything you need to know about creating incredible blonde color in this class! Whether your clients want to be blonde like Britney or like Gwen, Marco's tips will help you achieve that perfect, traffic-stopping blonde. From gold to platinum, youíll discover a glorious array of blonde models and will feel inspired and confident when creating these glam shades at your salon!

Speakers
avatar for Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi

Marco Pelusi Hair Studio
Marco is globally recognized as a haircolor authority, platform artist, educator, and celebrity hair colorist. He owns Marco Pelusi Hair Studio in West Hollywood on Robertson in LA and he and his staff offer world-class hair fashion to numerous celebrities. Marco is an expert on Hallmark... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N238

11:00am

KARG DryHairCut + KARG Cutting System
Trends come and go, but beautiful, wearable haircuts never go out of style! Wearable styles are a hairdresser's bread and butter, and they hold the key to a long and satisfying career. Join KARG Artistic Director and founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC, Russell Cordeiro, for methods and insights that stylists at all levels can use to create modern silhouettes for men and women. The KARG Cutting System incorporates easy techniques that help unlock creativity and build confidence, while also shaving time off your haircuts and delivering results that make clients happy.

Speakers
avatar for Russell Cordeiro

Russell Cordeiro

KARG Inc.
Russell Cordeiro is an accomplished hairstylist known for his unique and accessible approach to haircutting and education. He is the Artistic Director of Karg Inc., founding member of Art + Autonomy Salon in NYC and Barber at Persons of Interest Barbershop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N250

11:00am

Keeping it Simple: The Enemy of Execution is Complexity

Paul DiGrigoli, known nationally for his business classes, will also be bringing a different twist to IBS Las Vegas. Not only a salon owner and school owner, Paul was behind the chair for 25 years doing 60 clients a week. We have a special treat at this show – Paul will be doing a live hair cutting demonstration, (in RM# N238 on 6/25 from 11am-12:30pm) sharing with his audience the newest techniques for summer and fall. Don’t miss this opportunity to see Paul condense decades of knowledge into hours!

 

What you will learn:

  • Easy method of disconnection
  • Only 3 ways to cut hair
  • The correct way to use a razor
  • Texturizing, notching, weaving – what’s the difference?
  • Learn to develop your eye
  • Understand balance and weight
  • And much, much more!

 

Hairdressing is just a matter of taste – if you’ve got great taste, you’ll create great results!


Speakers
avatar for Paul DiGrigoli

Paul DiGrigoli

Digrigoli Seminars
Paul is the author of the highly popular book “Booked Solid,” a hairdresser for almost 40 years and a current school and salon owner. Paul has won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Modern Salon’s... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N238

11:00am

Hair Loss Consultation 101
The consultation is a key component of the hair replacement process. Learn how to build client trust and confidence from the beginning to the end. You will perfect your ability to listen carefully to your client to address their needs and provide a comprehensive treatment plan. You will learn what type of hair replacement system will work best for your client as well as important industry terminology.

Speakers
avatar for Nacolia Gipp

Nacolia Gipp

Boss Lady Beauty
Nacolia Gipp is a licensed cosmetologist, licensed instructor, salon owner, CE provider, author and industry motivator who enjoys sharing her knowledge in salon business, hair extensions, hair replacements techniques, color, hair cutting and trichology. 


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N233

11:00am

Fading the Iconic Way
Learn simple concepts on how to take complicated techniques and apply them for a polished finish. Learn how to elevate your knowledge on different types of hair and short cut your path into becoming a master barber.

Speakers
avatar for Craig McLaurin

Craig McLaurin

Iconic Barber
Craig “SKILZ” McLaurin began his entrepreneurship 25 years ago. Craig has been featured in several industry mediums including Solid Gold, Top Notch, Modern Hairstyling, Passion Magazine Hair and in Wilmington Magazine. Craig’s shop was voted #1 for Best Men’s Barber Shop in... Read More →
avatar for Wanza Poole

Wanza Poole

Iconic Barber
Wanza Poole is Chief Administrative Officer of Iconic Barber. He is a successful entrepreneur and has been in the barbering industry for more than 24 years. Known for his cutting-edge techniques, Wanza is highly recognized by both colleagues and clients for his knowledge and skil... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N235

11:00am

How to Do Brows that Wow!
Learn the waxing techniques necessary to create a perfect brow in just 10 minutes in this class! You'll leave this class knowing how to wax brows while the client is sitting up and you'll be able to immediately use your new skills. In addition to technical demonstrations, Malynda will also explain how you can easily bring brows out of the back room and onto the salon floor to increase profitability and your customer base. This class will help you take the fear out of waxing and learn to love the art of waxing!

Speakers
avatar for Malynda Vigliotti

Malynda Vigliotti

Boom Boom Brow Bar
Malynda is obsessed with brows and has 299+ clients served at her salon, the Boom Boom Brow Bar in NYC. Malynda has a degree from The Fashion Institute of Technology and is a trained esthetician. Boom Boom has been featured on “The Real Housewives of NYC,” Vogue, Lucky, In Style... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N240

11:00am

Safe Eyelash Extension Application
Eyelash extensions are more popular than ever! Lash studios are popping up everywhere. Unfortunately, a lot of lash artists are learning to apply lash extensions at a one or two-day course and not properly learning how to apply eyelash extensions safely. This class will cover the importance of eyelash application safety, what proper lash training means for your business, and what risks are associated with improper eyelash application.

Speakers
avatar for Erika Gallagher

Erika Gallagher

International Safe Lash Institute
Erika Gallagher is the founder of the Lashology Lash & Beauty Studios in Colorado, Lashology Wholesale, and the International Safe Lash Institute. Her passion is helping clients and lash artists understand the importance of safe eyelash extension application. 


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N234

11:00am

Untamed & Slayed

Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect the eyebrow! Sonia will also discuss how to build your business through social media and using hashtags and connecting to other brands.

 

 


Speakers
avatar for Sonia Kiani

Sonia Kiani

ForeverUntamed, Sponsored by Whitenfresh
Learn how to recreate Sonia’s signature looks with an up-close demonstration of her tips and tricks. This demonstration will include color theory, proper skin preparation, various shadow application techniques, foundation application, contouring and highlighting and how to perfect... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room N234

11:45am

Makeup for Media
Learn how to provide all your clients with a media-ready look that won't fade, fall or melt because of bad weather or flashbacks. Jordan will demonstrate application techniques using Kryolan products that deliver true coverage and color, regardless of your clients' skin tone or age!

Speakers
avatar for Jordan Plath

Jordan Plath

Kryolan Professional Make-up
Jordan Plath is a makeup artist with over twenty years of industry experience working across creative, retail and commercial fields including film, television, theater and live events. As a member of the Kryolan Professional Make-up USA team, he serves a FX Make-up Specialist and... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:45am - 12:20pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

11:45am

Keep it Handsome

Learn award-winning men’s grooming techniques and top trending men’s cuts, from international barbering icon, Matty Conrad. Matty will introduce you to the latest and greatest styling tools and products for men. From textured crops to contemporary pompadours, Matty will show you exactly what to use to create the effortlessly tousled looks that keep handsome men in your chair and can earn you an impressive following online. You’ll also learn about Matty’s work and how he created the Victory Barber & Brand products. Through this performance, you’ll increase your knowledge of the men’s market along with your social following!

 


Speakers
avatar for Matty Conrad

Matty Conrad

Victory Barber & Brand Products
Matty is the owner and creator of Victory Barber & Brand Products. In 2010, he opened his first barber shop, which has been called one of Canada’s Best Barbershops by multiple publications. Matty has also been named the “Coolest Barber on Instagram” by Details and GQ Magazine... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 11:45am - 12:20pm
The Mane Stage

1:00pm

Advocacy is Your Right: Protect Your License
Advocacy is Your Right: Protect Your LicenseJaime Schrabeck — Nail tech reality check  Recent efforts to deregulate and undermine our licensing has left many in the beauty industry feeling powerless. Rather than depend on others to advocate and make decisions for us, we need more salon owners and professionals to participate in the process. Jaime will show you how you can demonstrate your commitment to fair and reasonable governance by taking action.

Speakers
avatar for Jaime Schrabeck

Jaime Schrabeck

Nail Tech Reality Check
Since 1992, Jaime Schrabeck, Ph.D. has worked as a licensed manicurist and owner of Precision Nails, an exclusive employee-based salon. Beyond the salon, she collaborates with Tina Alberino on Nail Tech Reality Check, teaches business and technical classes at all major US beauty shows... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N241

1:00pm

Business Evolution for a Lifetime
This class is designed to help you determine the next step in the evolution of your business. Tyrik will provide you with the tools you need to grow your career and your social media page as a barber, shop, or as a brand! You’ll learn how to grow your finances by using free financing and budgeting tools and gain insight on how savings and investments can bring you financial freedom. You’ll also learn to expand your appointment book by using technology that helps you manage and brand your business. No matter your level of expertise, you will not want to miss this class!

Speakers
avatar for Tyrik Jackson

Tyrik Jackson

Tyrik Jackson is owner and partner of Premier Barber Institute where he furthers his passion for cosmetology and barbering. He is also CEO of Tyrik Jackson International Inc. and sole proprietor of Sharper Image Barber Shops I & II in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. As a licensed barber... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N239

1:00pm

Tips to Having the Most Successful Year Ever
Nearly everyone considers New Year’s Day their chance to make big changes. But why wait? What’s stopping you from making those changes today? The only thing in the way of making tomorrow the start of your best year ever is you! Join Paul J. DiGrigoli - the industry master of passion – as he teaches you the everyday secrets he uses to maximize value in business, life, and wellness. Learn how the changes you make can have immeasurable impact on everyone around you and how to keep up your enthusiasm for years to come!

Speakers
avatar for Paul DiGrigoli

Paul DiGrigoli

Digrigoli Seminars
Paul is the author of the highly popular book “Booked Solid,” a hairdresser for almost 40 years and a current school and salon owner. Paul has won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Modern Salon’s... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N231

1:00pm

Achieving Grey Coverage & Blending
In this class, Sherry will demonstrate grey coverage and blending with different haircolor formulas and applications. Sherry will explain when and why to choose a permanent haircolor over a demi-permanent and show the visual results from each application and formula. Sherry will also review haircolor theory, PH scale, altering with haircolor and grey coverage with multi-dimensional results.

Speakers
avatar for Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay

Sherry Ratay Hair
Sherry is an internationally-acclaimed, celebrity colorist, award-winning color expert and salon owner. Sherry’s advice has been featured in Salon Today, American Salon, Modern Salon Magazine and Central Florida Lifestyle Publications. She has also been featured in Orlando Magazine... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N242

1:00pm

Curls Gone Wild
Learn methods and explore the tools needed to create unique looks for each of your curly-haired clients in this class. Marlo will demonstrate how to cut shapes that enhance the beauty of all types of textured hair. In addition, Marlo will teach you easy-to-use color techniques that complement the movement of each curl. Substantially grow your understanding of all types of curly hair and grow your business through this class!

Speakers
avatar for Marlo Steenman

Marlo Steenman

Curls Gone Wild
Marlo has devoted more than 28 years to the beauty industry and 20 of those years to educating, coaching and sharing her knowledge across the globe. She won the NAHA for Colorist of the Year 2015, has been a finalist for Canadian Colorist of the Year in 2012 for both the Contessa... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N238

1:00pm

Sebastian Knows Best

Join Sebastian Lightfoot for a modern approach to women’s haircutting. Learn as he breaks down his dry haircutting techniques and discover how to create clean, precise haircuts utilizing little to no tension. Sebastian’s skills are coveted and you won’t want to miss this class!


Speakers
avatar for Sebastian Lightfoot

Sebastian Lightfoot

Hattori Hanzo Shears
Sebastian is one of the top stylists and educators in the Northwest. Sebastian's classes are informative and practical and he is profoundly knowledgeable on how to utilize skills sets to build businesses. He has years of experience working within cosmetology schools as an educator... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N250

1:00pm

Introduction to Donna Bella Hair Extensions
Join world-renowned Baelee Reiter in this fun and informative class for demonstrations on the best ways to install, maintain and remove all Donna Bella extension methods. You'll learn about: Tape-In, Kera-Link, I-Link and Flat-Tip. In addition, participants will learn which methods are best for specific clients and how to expertly blend and style the extensions for a seamless, natural look. Attendees will also enjoy discounted starter kits and special access to Donna Bella online education and certification program. This class is perfect for anyone who is interested in beginning their hair extension career!

Speakers
avatar for Baelee Reiter

Baelee Reiter

Donna Bella Hair Extensions
Baelee has been a cosmetologist since 2009. She works full time behind the chair, while managing a salon and traveling as an educator. She has found her love and niche while working with Donna Bella hair extensions. Baelee is ready to help take your career to the next level by teaching... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N233

1:00pm

Barbering for Cosmetologists
Earn a piece of the lucrative men's grooming market. Trending styles for men require frequent care and many require a look only achieved with electric clippers. Don't be afraid of your clipper; learn how to understand the difference between cutting with shears and clippers and the benefits of each so that you can unlock your complete haircutting creativity and broaden your client base.

Speakers
avatar for Sean Casey

Sean Casey

Andis
Sean Casey is a seasoned barber with 15 years of experience in both personal and corporate hair styling. He is a dedicated leader with a history of success in unique hair designs, barbershop management and business ownership. Currently, he owns two barbershops, TwinCutz, and is active... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N235

1:00pm

Everything Bridal Makeup
Learn everything you need to know to attract and contract brides! In this class, you will learn which questions to ask before you get started and how to set the day up for success. Lisa will demonstrate waterproofing makeup, giving it longevity to last from morning until late night and other tricks that can make a huge impact! You'll also learn the extra service touches and professional approach that will set you apart from competitors, including marketing, branding and social media. The last portion of the class will be a question and answer segment along with product recommendations. Everything you need to know about bridal makeup will be discussed in this class!

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Strawther

Lisa Strawther

Making Up Las Vegas
Lisa has created beauty looks for Fashion Week, international magazine covers, TV, Broadway and even high-profile celebrities. She’s been featured in an Emmy nominated documentary, a book on inspirational women, and is a national educator in her field. President of Making Up Las... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N234

1:00pm

Instagram Makeup vs. Salon Makeup
Adamme is an influential social media personality. Tagged the "Ryan Seacrest of Beauty", he interviews many of today's top beauty influencers as well as many of America's top salon professionals. Adamme will shed light on some of the differences between both worlds and will open the floor up for an interactive Q&A. You can expect to have a great time!

Speakers
avatar for Adamme Sosa

Adamme Sosa

Beauty Warrior
Self -proclaimed, “Beauty Warrior”, Addamme Sosa serves as an on-camera beauty personality for TV shows, Trade Shows and Red-Carpet events. He is a makeup artist, educator, and a spokesman for beauty brands at trade shows across the country. Adamme is right at home on stage and... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N240

1:00pm

Squeeze, Slice & Roll PolyGel
Not an acrylic, not a hard gel, Gelish/PolyGel combines the best of both in a revolutionary all-in-one system that's undeniably better! Unlimited work time, pre-formulated to eliminate mix ratios, no airborne dust and no odor! Join a Harmony educator to learn salon applications with this innovative enhancement product from Danny Haile.

Speakers
avatar for Sandy Borges

Sandy Borges

Gelish
Sandy is a Nail Technician with more than 16 years of experience, 13 of those years as an industry educator. She is an award-winning Fantasy Nail Art competitor and her work has been featured in multiple nail industry magazines! She loves to expand and share her skills in sculptured... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Room N237

1:45pm

Why Lashes?

Learn about the rapidly growing lash industry and get insight into why and how to become a sought-after lash stylist! Megan will teach you how to set yourself apart in the competitive lash arena while demonstrating her coveted tips and techniques.


Speakers
avatar for Megan Tandberg

Megan Tandberg

Borboleta


Monday June 25, 2018 1:45pm - 2:20pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

1:45pm

The Amika Collection
Amika's current collection of looks will come to life during this presentation! Tiffany will take you beyond the essentials and will dive into a variety of editorial techniques that break the rules of everyday hairdressing. This presentation will be exciting, educational and inspirational!

Speakers
avatar for Tiffany Chiapparelli

Tiffany Chiapparelli

Amika
Tiffany's artistry is evident in the beautiful looks she creates. Driven by her love for the industry, Tiffany styles hair for New York Fashion Week and works as a platform artist and Lead Pro Educator for Amika, traveling all over the world spreading hair love. She is currently based... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 1:45pm - 2:20pm
TBA

2:30pm

Microblading by GLAMD
Learn everything you need to know about Microblading! GLAMD has developed a full product line backed up by state of the art trainings, which you will be introduced to in this demonstration. Learn how to get started using the products, how to stand out as an artist in the industry, and create a successful, sustainable career from microblading!

Speakers
avatar for Brittani Sylvester

Brittani Sylvester

Bglamd
Brittani is a multi-talented business woman who combined her knowledge of business with her passion for beauty. Brittani started her journey in the beauty world 10 years ago and quickly became an established eyelash and makeup artist and accredited beauty educator. 


Monday June 25, 2018 2:30pm - 3:05pm
The Finishing Touch Stage

2:30pm

Achieve Platinum Hair without Damage

Watch the King of Metallics, Linh Phan and  the King of Balayage, Jay Rua, illustrate incredibly “hard to achieve” platinum results on various hair types. These two creative and talented artists will walk you through, step-by-step, their different styles on achieving platinum results from formulation to finish using b3.


Speakers
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Linh Phan

Brazilian Professionals
Owner and stylist at Bescene Studios in Kensington, MD, Linh Phan and his visionary color work is a perennial favorite with beauty obsessed Instagrammers, bloggers and stylists alike. It wasn't very long ago (after graduating cosmetology school) that Linh began cutting and coloring... Read More →
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Jay Rua

Brazilian Professionals
Master stylist Jay Rua found his love for hair at a very young age. From styling his sister’s dolls to doing client’s hair in his garage, he has come a long way to now owning JayRua Glam Salon in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rua has grabbed the industries attention by creating multiple... Read More →


Monday June 25, 2018 2:30pm - 3:05pm
The Mane Stage

3:15pm

Nailpro Nail Competitions
Join us for the Nailpro Nail Compeitions award ceremony! 

Monday June 25, 2018 3:15pm - 4:00pm
The Finishing Touch Stage