Beauty Launchpad Magazine

DEC 2017

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38 | BEAUTY LAUNCHPAD | DECEMBER 2017 Live & Learn/ Head of the Class Meet the dream team: Aloxxi's education crew is comprised of 12 top stylists. —FM COURTESY OF ALOXXI The Dedicated Dozen ARTISTIC ADVISORS [1] Educator: Hailing from Argentina, Mark Rocco of Rocco Donna Hair and Beauty Art Salon in Miami has showcased snipping and styling skills on runways, photo spreads and international celebs. Course: 2018 Trend Exploration. Hands-on session invites pros to translate hottest color, cut and style fads into real looks using relevant, salon-applicable techniques. [2] Educator: Over 30 years of professional experience make Teri Dougherty a master at creating seasonal en vogue trends through step-by-step technical applications that inspire. Course: Mast Your Craft. Achieve precise color application and cut creative shapes that accentuate hues via tools that simultaneously speed up service to boost income. NATIONAL EDUCATION TEAM MEMBERS [3] Educator: Her background is in color, but Sam LaBella has done session work for boudoir and fashion photography, as well as New York Fashion Week and famed worldwide salons. Course: Paint 'n Play. From proper pre-lightening and toning to precise placement for color melting, this interactive workshop rocks rainbow hair in fashion's funkiest chromas. [4] Educator: As lead hairdresser at Amari Salon & Spa in Salt Lake City, Robertina Martinez balances business acumen with product knowledge and new techniques. Course: Design on the Edge. Play with shape and pattern placement to craft fashion-forward looks that can be achieved in a short amount of time. [5] Educator: Climbing the ranks from receptionist to brand ambassador to current owner of a 14-room suite salon, Nikki Olson knows all the tricks of this multifaceted trade. Course: Color Confi dence for Flawless Formulation. Success behind the chair starts with client consultations that roadmap consistently positive results. [6] Educator: With 27 years of combined experience as a pro and top educator for elite brands, Freddy Mattera is one of the industry's most infl uential stylists. Course: Highlights of Balayage. Learn how balayage is different from foiling and how it can be used to create hot ombré shades. [7] Educator: Second-generation stylist Tommy Cole, who has spent more than two decades in the salon and owned a shop for 12 years, is profi cient in everything from barbering and business management to cuts and chemical treatments. Course: Barbering Beyond the Cut. Turn up the heat on classic barbering with modern, master-level skills plus seamless color tips. [8] Educator: San Antonio native Josie Blanks sharpened her snip and dye skills as a freelance stylist before being named one of the "Top 30 Under 30" by The Colorist. Course: Creative Color Correction. Take the pressure off correction color by identifying its causes—then master tools and tricks to prevent corrective situations. [9] Educator: Utah-based master Astrid Rawlinson runs Salon 21, one of the state's most successful shops. While she excels at cuts and styles, her specialty lies in color correction, melting and balayage. Course: Craft Color Cocktails. It's a color mashup! Blend hybrid global application techniques using cocktails meant to minimize development times for on-trend looks. [10] Educator: With two hairdresser parents, there was little doubt about the future of Victor Stabile's career. He's been a pro for more than 30 years and belongs to numerous industry guilds. Course: The Art of Color Melting. Make clients melt for your dye skills after learning how to blend multi-color mediums and apply various placements for soft movement. EDITORIAL STYLING ARTIST [11] Educator: Celebrity and editorial stylist Michael Dueñas counts Mariah Carey, Lady Gaga and Molly Sims among his clients, and has collaborated with top designers including Michael Kors and Oscar de la Renta. Course: Access Hollywood Hair. From red carpet looks to runway models, master the secrets of the latest styles— then learn how to replicate them in salons with personal fl air. BUSINESS BUILDING ARTIST [12] Educator: Jessica Wall-Innella went from shampoo assistant to salon owner and platform artist, so she knows what it takes to effectively manage a team and raise the bar on customer service. Course: The BE Series. One-day courses designed for pros looking to expand operational knowledge via everyday, relatable scenarios presented in a fun and informative way. They're passionate, talented and committed to sharing technical skills and artistic insight with professionals worldwide. Each Aloxxi (@aloxxihair) educator has crafted his or her own specialized curriculum based on interest and expertise, thus offering students 12 different learning opportunities; together, they work seamlessly to achieve a singular brand vision. "The team collaborates at our creative workshops to develop customized studio sessions focusing on various areas of industry learning," shares Nichole Tonning- Smith, director of training. "It's an amazing experience to see such accomplished stylists get excited about learning from each other." 1 Mark Rocco 2 Teri Dougherty 3 Sam LaBella 4 Robertina Martinez 7 Tommy Cole 12 Jessica Wall-Innella 11 Michael Dueñas 8 Josie Blanks 9 Astrid Rawlinson 10 Victor Stabile 5 Nikki Olson 6 Freddy Mattera To learn how to register for classes, call 877.512.7131.

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