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'LEARN THE RULES FROM ME LIKE A PRO,

THEN GET CREATIVE AS AN ARTIST'

 

WHY TRAIN WITH ABBY SMITH COLOUR?

Abby's previous experience involves researching + assessing upcoming hair colour trends on a global scale for Wella Professionals in Geneva.

The unique expertise that sets Abby apart from other haircolor educators, is her leading technical skills within the industry and understands

upcoming social media hair colour trends, which have also featured on countless global colour campaigns for Wella Professionals.

Abby then translates her upcoming colour trend predictions into her own simple, time/cost-effective, salon-friendly techniques that every

hairdresser/colourist needs to know to keep up with social media trends for your clients in today's colour market.

Abby prides herself on having a significant point of difference to other hair colour education on the market and now offers brand-neutral colour education.

At the end of your education days, you will have a better understanding of 'how and why' you make colour decisions

to create different on-trend colour effects as seen on Instagram. 

Imagine the endless possibilities of inspiration with 14 colour courses, over 20 colour techniques and infinite colour formula's of inspiration 

on offer within the Abby Smith 'Colour Method' education.

 Learn how to inspire and capitalise on every valuable client that is sitting in front of you + gain new clientele with your gained knowledge 

+ confidence in advanced 'on trend' colouring.

 Broaden your skillset and colour knowledge to an advanced level, inspire your clients to try something new with your newfound confidence

 with new up-to-date creative colour ideas to increase your colour revenue. 

Be inspired about how to capture, video, transition + posting your new colour skills on your social media to gain new higher paying clientele.

Abby recommends her education to hairdressers with minimum 5 years experience and good understanding of colour theory.

WHERE CAN YOU TRAIN WITH ABBY SMITH COLOUR?

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A staple course for any budding colourist to the experienced hairdresser that wants to get ‘back to basics’ to improve their technique and results.

Abby will cover all of the classic fundamental foiling techniques that she uses on a day-to-day basis in-salon.

 

-- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application (without board)
- How to create neater foils and colour closer to the roots

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Classic Partial’

- ‘Classic Half Head’

- ‘Classic Full Head’

- ‘Fundamental Toner’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

FASHION FOILING

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The next progression from the Modern Fundamental Foiling course. Find out how to create on-trend ASC signature ‘balayage inspired’ looks with foiling techniques.


- Creative foiling techniques

- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

- Social media tips

ASC TECHNIQUES:
- ‘The Contour’

 - ‘The Moneypiece’

 - ‘The Glow’

 - ‘The Boho Luxe’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

1. IN STUDIO

(4 - 6 students only)

2. IN SALON

(4 - 6 students only)

3. ONLINE

IN SALON EDUCATION

Experience personalised bespoke education in your own salon environament from one of the most highly experienced

hair colour experts and internationally renowned colourists in the world.

2 DAY COURSES

MODERN FUNDAMENTAL FOILING + TONING

 

‘THE EXPRESSIONIST’ COLLECTION 

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‘The Expressionist’ hair colour collection is specifically designed for the quirky/fashionista Instagram-orientated clients that are more open with their hair and who like to express their individuality. The on trend 'Block Colouring' techniques are also designed for clients who need to transition from global into partial colour techniques or to convert haircut only clients to introduction to colour services. The affordable and low-commitment colour techniques are easy to maintain and designed to be refreshed at home with temporary colour shampoos and masks.

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- 'Statement Fringe'

- 'Pastel Pop'

- 'Offset Statement'

- ‘Hidden Statement’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

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‘THE SUNKISSED SHIMMER’ COLLECTION 

 

The ‘Sunkissed Shimmer’ collection is specifically designed to enhance the natural beauty in the hair. The colour techniques are designed to enhance and gently lighten clients that have never coloured their hair with a more fashion-led approach to partial highlighting. They are also designed for clients who need to transition from global into partial colour techniques or to convert haircut only clients to introduction to colour services. The affordable low commitment colour techniques are easy to maintain and designed to be refreshed at home with temporary colour shampoos and masks.

  

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- 'The Contour’

- 'The Moneypiece’

- 'The Deluxe Moneypiece’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

THE ART OF TRANSITIONING TO GREY HAIR

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Gain confidence of how to work in a modern way by working in harmony with natural grey hair. Great for colourists that struggle working with grey hair.

 

- Transitional foiling and tinting techniques
- How you can transition clients out of dense and heavy base colours to embrace grey
- Coverage vs blend
- Demi permanent vs permanent vs glossing services
- Foiling techniques: Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

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ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Transitional Contour’

- ‘Transitional Money piece’

- ‘Transitional Triangle’

- ‘Transitional ½ head’

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

ADVANCED DIMENSIONAL TONING TECHNIQUES
 

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A toner isn’t just a toner any more....it’s big business! Learn how to update your toning skills to a modern level and how to accommodate hair colour techniques from social media imagery after a highlighting service or as an interim toning service to entice your clients to return to top up their colour 6 weeks after a highlighting service to increase your colour revenue.

- Learn about dimension, contrast and opacity

- Semi vs Demi toning

- Root stretching

- Graduated toning techniques

- Learn new colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘The Glow’ toner

- ‘Boho Luxe’ toner

- ‘Colour Melt’ toner

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

PASTELS MASTERCLASS

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Learn the secrets of how to recreate imagery and unique colour recipes that you see on social media.

- Further your knowledge in creating dimension 

- Lightening and undertones
- Depth and tone vs tone only
- Layering colour
- Learn how to create on trend and unique colour recipes 
- How to create better colour longevity for your client - Longer lasting toning techniques
- The importance of rebounding products when lightening
- How to create dimension

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Root Stretch’

-  ‘Color Melt’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

GREY + METALLICS MASTERCLASS

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1-DAY COURSES

After gaining a better understanding of foundation and technique with the foiling courses,

Abby then recommends approaching the creative 'add on' 1-day courses that accompany the foiling techniques.

 
'THE GLOW' TECHNIQUE
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Learn the secrets of how to recreate grey hair and metallic hair imagery and learn unique colour recipes for colours that you see on social media.

 

- Target shades, lightening and undertones.

- Depth and tone vs tone only

- How to create better colour longevity for your client

- Longer lasting toning techniques

- Pre toning

- How to create dimension

                                    

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

 

DIMENSIONAL BRUNETTE

Learn the secrets of how to tone down or transition a super blonde, bleached out and porous colour correction situation in a creative way into a more multi-faceted Bronde or Brunette depth colour palette, with simple and effective ASC techniques and demi-permanent colour.

 

- Transitioning full head bleach or highly bleached clients to lower maintenance
- Learn about dimension, opacity and contrast
- Porosity, pigment sizes + how to achieve better longevity
- Multi-faceted colour + lowlighting techniques (ie reverse balayage)

- Learn new colour formula’s

    

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

PERSONALISING BETWEEN FOILS:

LIGHTENING

 
 
Learn how to create the ultimate statement colour techniques with one of the hottest trends on Instagram.

- Learn about opacity, dimension and contrast

- Creative single process partial foiling + dimensional colour techniques 

- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

- Learn new creative colour formula’s

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Contrasted Contour’

- 'Strong Contrasted Contour'

- ‘Root Stretch’

- 'Dimensional Toner'

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

PERSONALISING BETWEEN FOILS:
SUNKISSED ENDS

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MUST HAVE ATTENDED:

FASHION OR FUNDAMENTAL FOILING

Learn how to 'personalise' in between the foiling techniques learnt in the previous foiling courses. Learn the tips and tricks of how to create 3 dimensional colour in between the foils and how to master on-trend insta-worthy hair colour imagery for your clients.

 

- Learn about dimension, opacity and contrast

- Understanding timing and lightening hair low and slow

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:
- ‘Contouring’

- ‘Backwash Balayage’

- 'Scandi Hairline'

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

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PERSONALISING BETWEEN FOILS:
ADDING DIMENSION

 
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If you have attended ‘Fundamental Foiling and Fashion Foiling’, this is the add-on course of how to personalise in between the foiling techniques learnt in the previous foiling courses. Learn the tips and tricks of how to create dimension in between the foils of how to master on-trend insta-worthy hair colour imagery for your clients.

 

- Learn about dimension/opacity/contrast

- Demi permanent vs permanent

- Understanding porosity + to achieve better longevity

- Learn new colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:
- ‘Root Stretch’
- ‘Naturalising’
- ‘Soft + Strong Contrast’ dimension

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

IN SALON EDUCATION:

NETHERLANDS + BELGIUM

1 Day: €1050 ex VAT

1/2 day: €525 ex VAT 

BOOKING ENQUIRIES:

NETHERLANDS + BELGIUM:

WELLA PROFESSIONALS:  

Customer service: (+31) 0103009350, then option 3.

OUTSIDE BELGIUM + NETHERLANDS:

info@abbysmithcolour.com

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