Beauty LaunchPad - July 2013 - (Page 46)

Conversations/Head of the Class Global Guidance An extensive range of Schwarzkopf Professional seminars skyrocket stylists to new stratospheres of hair design. —FRANCESCA MOISIN Karyn Barrus F ounded by German chemist Hans Schwarzkopf in 1898, the eponymous company ( that started as a specialized producer of powder shampoo has bloomed in the past century to become one of the world’s top hair brands. “Our business never stands still—so neither can the stylist,” attests National Trainer Karyn Barrus. To keep au courant with global trends, Schwarzkopf Professional’s ASK (Academy of Skills and Knowledge) Education program offers mane pros a comprehensive mix of international seminars, ranging from a brush-up of basic talents to mastery of personal artistry. Essential Skills and Essential Looks, for example, provide theoretical cut and color counsel, plus practical tips drawn from seasonal runway fads. Hue-specific courses include London Colour Boost, held this year in Hamburg, Germany, and The French Connection: Colour and Long Hair, taking place this September and October in Spain and Turkey, respectively. 360° Special Curly Hair is a highly specific one-day workshop led by celeb stylist Stéphane Amaru, former co-owner of Paris’ Toni & Guy salon. It’s dedicated to imparting snip techniques for wavy tresses, which differ distinctly from those used on straight locks. Glamour Moments, on the other hand, is universally applicable for any woman wishing to channel her inner red-carpet goddess. Stylists will learn updos both elegant and funky for a range of events—from casual shindigs to black-tie weddings. To constantly evolve is the ASK education mission, so classes like Future Trends and Progressive Techniques are designed for experienced hairdressers ready to take their craft to the next level. “Creative and technical excellence are at the heart of our program,” reveals Barrus. “We realized long ago that innovation can have a game-changing impact on professional lives.” Need to Know... Seminar Types: Look and Learn, Shows and Events, Hands On, Coaching Duration: Half day, full day, two days Cost Range: $50 to $1,795 Academy Locations: South Africa, Latin America, Canada, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Europe How to Register:, 800.23.IGORA or 46 | BEAUTY LAUNCHPAD | JULY 2013 COURTESY OF SCHWARZKOPF PROFESSIONAL Creative and technical excellence are at the heart of our program.”

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

Beauty LaunchPad - July 2013
Log On
Editor's Notebook
On the Cover
Head of the Class
Salon of the Month
Giving Back
Runway Report
Mood Board
Twist and Shout
Air Supply
Free Launch
Quick Tips
Social Network
Advertiser Index
World View

Beauty LaunchPad - July 2013