Within each of the elements of design-Haircutting, Barbering & Grooming, Hair Color and Styling/Texture-Paul Mitchell® offers four progressive levels of customizable classes and workshops.

HAIRCUTTING

  • Foundation 1.0
    • Build understanding and confidence in cutting fundamentals
    • Demo
  • Advanced 2.0
    • Learn how to apply fundamental cutting techniques to real life situations
    • Hands-on
  • Mastery 3.0
    • Gain in-depth knowledge of technical skills, covering consultation, product selection, driving results and more
    • Hands-on
  • Inspiration 4.0
    • Salon friendly class on how to create a haircutting look from a current JPMS™ collection
    • Hands-on

HAIR COLOR

  • Foundation 1.0
    • Build understanding and confidence in hair color fundamentals
    • Demo
  • Advanced 2.0
    • Learn how to formulate and apply color using fundamental techniques
    • Hands-on
  • Mastery 3.0
    • Address challenges and deliver the best results possible
    • Product selection covered in depth
    • Hands-on
  • Inspiration 4.0
    • Salon friendly class on how to create an inspired hair color look from a current JPMS™ collection
    • Hands-on
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STYLING/TEXTURE

  • Foundation 1.0
    • Build understanding and confidence in styling and texture fundamentals
    • Demo
  • Advanced 2.0
    • Gain a deeper understanding of how hair texture affects styling techniques
    • Hands-on
  • Mastery 3.0
    • Dive deep into product selection and hair texture
    • Troubleshooting, advanced techniques and diagnosis
    • Hands-on
  • Inspiration 4.0
    • Salon friendly class on how to create a fashion-forward look from a current JPMS™ collection
    • Hands-on

BARBERING & GROOMING

  • Foundation 1.0
    • Build understanding and confidence in barbering and grooming fundamentals
    • Demo
  • Advanced 2.0
    • Apply fundamental grooming and barbering techniques to real life situations
    • Hands-on
  • Mastery 3.0
    • Gain a deeper knowledge of technique, proper usage and recommendation
    • Hands-on
  • Inspiration 4.0
    • Salon friendly class on how to create a barber or men’s look from a current JPMS™ collection
    • Hands-on

KELLY CARDENAS UNPLUGGED 

Kelly Cardenas has been a national educator for John Paul Mitchell Systems® for more than 26 years. He spent ten years working alongside, opening and directing salons for Robert Cromeans, the Global Artistic Director of John Paul Mitchell Systems®, which has given him a unique perspective of elite service in the professional beauty industry. Since 2006, Kelly has been building his global presence in his namesake salons in Chicago, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City and Carlsbad.  

Kelly’s consistent focus and strong culture are in big demand throughout the professional beauty industry and beyond. Kelly thrives on taking his message out to beauty school students, salon owners, stylists and all who are eager to elevate their career and build their income.  

Kelly Cardenas’ passion for life and the professional beauty industry is never-ending and intoxicating to all who experience his fire! His fresh take on providing world-class customer service and building six-figure hairdressers is elevating the industry as a whole. From his work in his four namesake salons, to his ever expanding educational work in the U.S. and abroad, Kelly is infusing the industry with excitement and professionalism. Kelly is ENGAGED and considers it his pleasure and his responsibility to share his experience and successes.

PLAYFUL COLORING

What does it take to create that perfect fashion tone? Creating fashion tones does not mean you always need to start with a platinum canvas. Learn ways to incorporate fashion shades within natural warm and cool shades. Create dimension and special effects throughout the hair using all the tools in your arsenal. In addition, learn the most effective ways of removing fashion tones. Create looks that make each guest unique!

FOR THE LOVE OF BLONDE 

Blondes just wanna have more fun! Become an expert in John Paul Mitchell Systems® Blonding services. Whether it’s highlights, all-over or hand-painted color, we know that blonding is (and probably always will be) one of the most popular in-salon services. Learn techniques, formulations and business tips.

UP DO’S AND CUTTING 

Expand your styling creativity for hair. Learn quick, moneymaking techniques for looks that can easily go from a night out on the town to the red carpet. In addition to long looks, brush up on your cutting skills as you discover the season’s hottest haircuts, techniques and trends from John Paul Mitchell Systems®. Multiple looks will ensure that you stay motivated and inspired. Take away key elements that will allow you to go back to the salon and inspire you to incorporate them into any cut. 

INSPIRATIONAL CUTTING AND COLORING  

Join us for an inspirational color workshop that incorporates cutting and allows the stylists to create a unique design. Stylists will explore the correlation between placement and color. This unique format provides a safe and comfortable environment to allow stylists to tap into their inner artist. 

CREATIVE FORMULATION

This event is designed to answer any questions as well as help stylists become more confident using John Paul Mitchell Systems® color. It will allow stylists to network with other stylists while interacting and highlighting color marketing and business building strategies within your salon. Key points that will be covered in the class are question and answer from the audience, color review, formulation tips and scenarios. Whether you are new or familiar to John Paul Mitchell Systems® color, this class will be a great refresher and energizer.