Hands-On Workshops  
Sunday, March 8

Hands-on Workshops are tactile, interactive three-hour sessions that provide an in-depth learning experience. Taught by industry experts, these workshops offer a practical learning experience during which attendees train under the instruction of the educator.

Limited seating!
Spots are limited and workshops fill quickly!

View Sunday Hands-On Workshops & Speakers Below

Valayage with Rebecca Taylor

Rebecca Taylor, Honey Hair Lab

Join color expert Rebecca Taylor for this two-in-one workshop during which you will experience balayage AND vibrant demonstrations – creating a Valayage! Rebecca will teach you natural and fashion color techniques along with techniques to maximize your time, income and efficiency. The first portion of the workshop will feature balayage techniques using foiling for maximum lift. The second part will cover fashion-color, custom formulation, application and proper rinsing techniques to prevent bleeding or transfer for maximum longevity. The last portion of the workshop will highlight social media and branding strategies, specifically for Instagram and IG’s newly implemented changes.  

Painting Balayage with Candy Shaw

Candy Shaw, Sunlights Balayage, Inc.

This intensive hands-on course will give you the painting arsenal to literally triple your color business overnight. Candy will explain and you will practive: Skimming, Bowlayage™, Color Melting, Money Piece™, Minking and so much more!

hairtalk® Extensions:  Master the Tape-In

Tucker Cinalli, hairtalk Extensions

In this workshop, hairtalk® Senior Master Educator, Tucker Cinalli, will teach you the art of customizing a perfect head of extensions.  You’ll learn how to apply all three band sizes and both band styles, allowing you the versatility to offer your clients a perfectly blended transformation with a luxury service you’ll be able to complete in under an hour!

Beautiful Braids for Brides & More

Stephanie Hodges, StephStyles

In this workshop, Stephanie will demonstrate and teach you the foundations of creating beautiful braids and also how to simplify complicated designs. You will get to practice these braids right in the workshop, under Stephanie’s instruction. Stephanie will also share her favorite tools and products for creating the looks and you will be able to immediately use the techniques you learn in this workshop!

3D-Dimension Layering Effect Using Variety of Lengths & Curls

Quyen Nguyen, Evalash

Learn step-by-step how to apply lashes while creating a 3D dimension layering effect using a variety of lengths, curls and eye-shape customization. Quyen will teach you how to how to speed up your volume lash service, remove lashes for touchups and individual lash techniques. You will also troubleshoot problems with individual lashes and learn the pros and cons of using both, individual and volume lashes.

The Highlighting Strategy that Works for Everyone

Marco Pelusi, Marco Pelusi Hair Studio

In this exclusive workshop, Marco will teach you strategic highlighting and color placement methods that works on every client and hair type. After the initial instruction, you will get to practice the techniques hands-on and under Marco’s guidance. 

Texture vs. Race

Keya Neal, Kolour Kulture

This workshop is designed to empower stylists with the confidence, knowledge and skill-set to overcome fears of servicing clients with hair textures different than their own. During this transformative workshop which also incorporates a panel discussion, texture theory and a highly interactive round-robin style of hands-on work, you will have the opportunity to execute techniques on live models. You will practice coloring, cutting, styling and blow-drying textured hair.