Teaching and Training

Refresher Courses in Hairdressing

I am now offering a days training course in Dorset in Ladies Hair Colouring, Ladies Cutting Techniques, Ladies Blow Drying and Bridal Hair Styling.

Whether you are fresh out of college or have had a career break from hairdressing and are wanting to get out into the industry but feel you want to brush up on your skills, techniques and build your confidence.

I can help you with sharing my knowledge as I been in the hairdressing industry since 1997 and am qualified in NVQ level 2 & 3 hairdressing, with ongoing professional training on top of this. I have taught hairdressing in the past and have my assessors qualification A1 and I really love teaching and watching people blossom. I have already helped other individuals on a one to one basis helping them grow and get where they want to be in there career with them assisting me and brushing up in areas where they felt they were lacking. I believe we can all achieve whatever we want to in life with the right attitude, first it starts with a dream:- Dream-Action-Achieve

I am offering a one to one day’s training session in the comfort of your own home, where you will provide your own models to work on and this course can be tailor to suit your needs. You can also use my kit or equipment if you don’t have any and my Wella hair colouring, styling products can be used at an additional cost.

Refresher Courses in Makeup

I am now also offering a days training course in Dorset in Natural Bridal Makeup and Commercial Makeup skills.

As one of the most sought-after Dorset wedding and commercial hair and makeup artists, I have extensive experience in delivering amazing make-up for weddings and commercial projects.

I have significant experience working in the commercial industry producing hair and make-up for magazine photo shoots, advertising campaigns and film work.

I have worked on commercial and editorial shoots for magazines, companies and celebrities including Company, You and Hair Now, Toni & Guy, Fashion T.V, DJ Tiesto, Arabella Weir, William Holland Ltd, Lord & Lady Wedding, Sadi Arabian Royal wedding, Hai Sports and created fabulous looks for product photo shoots.

I am offering a one to one day’s training session where you will provide your own models to work on and this course can be tailor to suit your needs. You can also use my kit or equipment at an additional cost.

Ladies Hair Colouring Course – £110 and includes:

  • You will be shown how to do a full consultation, communicate and understand what your client wants
  • Discuss colour choice and the colour theory
  • Brush up on your application, skills, techniques and the latest fashions in balayage or Ombre
  • How to give your client the right aftercare and products to get the best out of their colour

You will need to carry out a skin test on your client 48hours prior to your training day

Ladies Cutting Techniques – £110 and includes:

  • How to do a full consultation, communicate effectively and understand suitability taking into account your clients face shape and features
  • I will show you new skills and cutting techniques with longer or shorter hair or both, this will be tailored to suit you
  • We will go through texturising and personalising techniques
  • You will be shown basic blow drying, styling, finishing products and aftercare to maintain your client’s hairstyle

Ladies Blow Drying and Styling – £90 and includes:

  • How to do a full consultation and communicate with your clients effectively
  • Advise will be given on the correct products before blow drying your client’s hair
  • You will learn different blow drying techniques on how to create frizz-free smooth hair, volume with root lift or curly blow drying techniques
  • I will also show you how to use curling tongs and straighteners correctly
  • Client aftercare advice will be given on how to look after their blow dry and make it last

Bridal Hair – £170 and includes:

  • How to do a full consultation and communicate with your clients effectively
  • We will show you the most popular hair ups in the wedding industry
  • You will also be shown which are the best hair up styles to suit different face shapes
  • You will learn how to style short, mdium and long length hair
  • How to work with bridal hair accessories and veils

Natural Bridal Makeup – £110 and includes:

  • How to do a full consultation and communicate with your clients effectively
  • Makeup Artist Hygiene
  • Advise will be given on the correct products to use depending on the clients skin type and requirements
  • Skin preparation and foundation selection
  • You will learn different makeup techniques and how to create a natural, long lasting look for the bride, mother of the bride and bridesmaids
  • Client aftercare advice will be given on how to look after their makeup and make it last all day

Commercial Makeup – £170 and includes:

  • How to do a full consultation and communicate with your clients effectively
  • We will show you the most popular makeup looks in the commercial industry
  • Makeup Artist hygiene
  • Skin preparation and product selection
  • Corrective and camouflage techiniques
  • Sculpting and shading skills

For this refresher one to one, you will need to be over 18 years of age and be qualified in hairdressing NVQ level 2 or equivalent. You will need your own hairdressing insurance and if you don’t have any insurance I can advise you on the best affordable company to go with. Proof of your insurance and hairdressing qualification will be asked to be seen on the day or prior to the day.

If you would like a more tailored training day, that is not specified above please contact us to discuss your exact requirements.

These courses are available in Dorset only.