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10:00am - 11:00am

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 1 

Light Elegance ButterCream: an introduction to the future of color
Darcy Olin, LEU Educator, Light Elegance

Light Elegance ButterCream Color Gels are made with a revolutionary new formulation that delivers extremely high pigmentation while remaining incredibly easy to work with.  In this demo class, you will become familiar with ButterCream and how it behaves on the fingernail. You will learn application techniques used to perform overlays and create nail art as well as tips and tricks from your LEU Educator, Darcy Olin.

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 2  

The Original Color Dip Powder System - Learn New Techniques with Color Powder
Mara Lopez, Educator, Backscratchers Salon Systems, Inc.

Come learn from the company that started the craze over Dipping Systems.  Backscratchers is the innovator of the Dip Systems. Mara brings her talent and demonstrates the easy application with little to no filing. You will see techniques using trend-setting bold colors, and how to infuse with glitters and nail art to dazzle your customers with new fashion statement nails. Creating colorful and strong beautiful nails that can be worn every day. Learn the hottest trend in the nail industry! You will learn how to POUR, SPRINKLE or DIP the new colors with Backscratchers sprinkle top dispenser for color powders and glitters. With these techniques you will learn color infusion and nail art design. Easy to apply, giving your clients thin, strong, and natural looking nails. Extreme can be used with tips or on natural nails in under 30 minutes.  Nails look thin and beautiful with or without polish. After the class, you will receive show discounts at our booth. 

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 3  

1.0 Hour Complimentary Class: 3 Systems, 1 Powder! (Spanish)
Wendy Valenzuela, International Educator & Master Nail Artist, LECHAT Nail Care Products

The all-inclusive Gelee´ 3 in 1 system offers nail professionals three options for creating long lasting manicures. One powder works in gel application, with a monomer in an acrylic system, and with dip. Come and experience first-hand this versatile system that will increase your bottom line. This system is perfect for creating a plethora of Ombre’ designs with LeChat’s new Ombre´ Brush. The extraordinary powders are available in over 96 colors including mood and glow in the dark.

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 4

1.0 Hour Complimentary Class: 3 Systems, 1 Powder! (English)
Vina Ferratt, Educator, LECHAT Nail Care Products

The all-inclusive Gelee´ 3 in 1 system offers nail professionals three options for creating long lasting manicures. One powder works in gel application, with a monomer in an acrylic system, and with dip. Come and experience first-hand this versatile system that will increase your bottom line. This system is perfect for creating a plethora of Ombre’ designs with LeChat’s new Ombre´ Brush. The extraordinary powders are available in over 96 colors including mood and glow in the dark.


11:30am - 12:30pm

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 1

Electric Filing Made Easy
Nicole Atwood, Mrs. President & Kristi Din/Hernandez, Educational Director, Atwood Industries

Atwood Industries presents Electric Filing Made Easy starring Nicole Atwood along with her faithful side-kick, Kristi Din/Hernandez. The dramatic-duo will show you easy ways to improve your speed, efficiency and quality through your e-filing adventures. They will demonstrate some new burs/bits that will help you accomplish these goals. In addition, they will answer any and all questions that you may have with regards to your e-file. Come join the fun and learn something new!

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 2 

Social Media or Death: 5 Boss Moves to Grow Your Clientele & Business
Naja Rickette, Nail Ambassador, Booksy

One of the most overlooked techniques is marketing skills. How to get clients, keep clients & keep consistent cash coming in is one of the skills you must master to stay in the beauty game and grow your business. Join Booksy and Celebrity Stylist, Naja Nail Guru, as she gives you 5 master steps to effectively establish and market your beauty services and products. 

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 3

Amazing Sculpture Gel and Nail Art
Maggie Bryan, Educator, CHRISTRIO CORPORATION

Join our educator Maggie Bryan as she teaches you how to create easy gel enhancements using Christrio’s amazing Sculpture Gel. Learn tips and tricks on proper nail shaping. Master your nail art game using Christrio’s Nail Ink and our newest nail art gels!

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 4 

Learn All About Bio Sculpture's Evo Glue Less Tip Application and Freeform Gel Sculptures
Melanie Coppolella, Head of Education, Bio Sculpture USA LLC

Tired of using glues that does not hold up for tip applications? Learn how to apply Bio Sculpture’s Evo Glue-less Tip. It is long lasting and 100% non-toxic (since there is no use of adhesives, just the Evo Oxygenating Base Gel). We will also demo a BioGel gel sculpture using a piece of silk and gel. Both will be finished with nail art using our revolutionary HP Nail Art Kit.


1:30pm - 2:30pm

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 1

Discover a Better Spa Experience with Q&Lu Spa Essentials
Dianne Porciello, LEU Educator, Light Elegance

Q&Lu Spa Essentials, the new, all-natural spa line from Light Elegance, is the ultimate in self-love and care. Great chemistry combined with premium ingredients—no artificial dyes or fragrances—results in a soothing spa experience tailored for hands, feet and skin. In this class, you’ll see, smell and feel Q&Lu Spa Essential products and learn how they deliver shorter, easier manicures and pedicures that clients will love. Learn how the products have been specially formulated to work as a system; each product complements the last and prepares for the next step of the service. The result? Less scrubbing and scraping for you, more relaxation and healthier skin for the client. Enjoy!

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 2

CND ART-RAGEOUS
Tan Nguyen, Educator, CND

Celebrate CND’s milestone 40th Anniversary with this limited-time course featuring sparkling art techniques – Embellishing, Foiling and Glitter. To honor the CND legacy and our Ruby Anniversary, we are partnering exclusively with world-renowned Swarovski® Crystals for our nail embellishments. Elevate your nail artistry skills to glittering heights! Simplify the most complex styles with core art techniques. Feel confident to create cool, fun art styles!

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 3

IBX Famous Names
Famous Names, Niki Nordstrom & So Yong Yu   

Learn how IBX can make a difference in your salon.

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 4

1.0 Hour Complimentary Class: 3 Systems, 1 Powder! (Vietnamese) 
Vina Ferratt, Educator, LECHAT Nail Care Products

The all-inclusive Gelee´ 3 in 1 system offers nail professionals three options for creating long lasting manicures. One powder works in gel application, with a monomer in an acrylic system, and with dip. Come and experience first-hand this versatile system that will increase your bottom line. This system is perfect for creating a plethora of Ombre’ designs with LeChat’s new Ombre´ Brush. The extraordinary powders are available in over 96 colors including mood and glow in the dark.


3:00pm - 4:00pm

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 1

Light Elegance Gel Tour :: LEU Mini Course
Tina Heinl, LEU Educator, Light Elegance

The Light Elegance Gel Tour is a demonstration class that will introduce you to the world of Light Elegance UV/LED Gels. You will learn how to use them, in what combination and why. Your LEU Educator, Tina Heinl, will also discuss the intricate chemistry of several Light Elegance products, so you will know exactly what to do as a quality nail professional.

TECHNICAL CLASSROOM # 2

OPI Powder Perfection
Shannon Rooney, Educator, OPI

Learn to "DIP, TAP & PERFECT" with OPI's Powder Perfection dipping system. Dipping powder services have been on the rise and now you have a complete system from the #1 salon brand worldwide in shades that your clients know and love. Learn what makes OPI Powder Perfection unique, what type of client it is ideal for, and how to start offering the service in your salon.