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DX Ja pa ne se St ra igh t SS Ja pa ne se St rai gh t Conversations/Head of the Class Extensive Education Wig and extension company On Rite has a wealth of educational resources for hairdressers via its Hair Academy curriculum. wine lime SS Fo ldi ng Bla ck Also available in wine and lime colors JATAI introduces the FEATHER Artist Club Razor series designed for barbers who demand the most advanced shaving razors! Made in Japan, the Artist Club Razors are designed with impeccable quality that you can feel with every shave. Being a replaceable blade system, your razor is guaranteed to be sharp every time. (888) 965-2824 • 78 | BEAUTY LAUNCHPAD | APRIL 2013 Hair Academy certification courses emphasize hands-on learning. During this seminar, women will have the opportunity to talk openly about their hair loss,become educated on hair loss options and meet other women experiencing the same challenges.” REGIONAL COURSE OFFERINGS 1 The Women’s Hair Replacement two-day certification class, hosted by Gemtress, offers an in-depth curriculum with hands-on instruction where participants can learn to determine the perfect type of attachment to resolve a given case of hair loss—whether the client has thinning hair, full alopecia, damaged hair or is just looking for a change. 2 Pertaining to women with medically related hair loss—rather than thinning hair—the oneday Women’s Medical Hair Loss certification class concentrates on implementing proper solutions. The class is ABC- and BOCapproved for continuing education credits. 3 The Ultratress Hair Extension one-day certification class provides training in extension application for clients with thinning hair. Three attachment methods are featured: Ultratress II wefted method, UltraLinks cold fusion and UltraStrands heat fusion. COURTESY OF ON RITE DX Fo ldi ng Pe ar l DX Fo ldi ng Wo od V ersatility: an attribute that describes On Rite ( Not only does the company provide men’s hair grafts, Gemtress women’s augmentations and Ultratress extensions, it supports its inventory of wigs and extensions with a diverse educational platform. Emphasizing hands-on education, On Rite’s Hair Academy holds several certification classes per year in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Expert instructors train hairdressers in subjects including hair augmentation, grafts, haircare products, extension application techniques, and consultation and marketing skills. Hair Academy also offers regional courses with three certification programs: one dedicated to the women’s hair replacement market, one focused on the female medical hair loss client, and a one-day class for stylist certification in Ultratress extensions. In addition to certification classes, On Rite has also launched a Women’s Hair Loss Tour, a series of seminars that are available for hair replacement studios and salons to host across the United States. Attendees will learn about the science of hair and hair loss, its emotional toll, how to tell whether hair loss is temporary or permanent and what solutions are available. “So many women feel there is nowhere to turn, but they do think about their hair loss challenges,” says Rhonda McCarthy, Director of Business Development at Gemtress. “We are a sisterhood of 30 million and we need to talk about it. We are committed to making this a very uplifting and educational experience. During this seminar, women will have the opportunity to talk openly about their hair loss, become educated on hair loss options and meet other women experiencing the same challenges.”

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Beauty LaunchPad - April 2013

Beauty LaunchPad - April 2013
Log On
Editor’s Notebook
On The Cover
Runway Report
Salon of the Month
Head of the Class
Giving Back
Mood Board
Au Naturel
Free Launch
Quick Tips
Social Network
Advertiser Index
World View

Beauty LaunchPad - April 2013