Sharon Blain’s signature Boot Camp is an intensive and dynamic online hair styling course, where you will learn all the core foundational skills required for setting, using hot tools, pins curls, waves, braiding, blow drying and dressing that is designed to teach you how to prefect the art of dressing long hair. Sharon’s unique and dynamic teaching method offers a guaranteed formula that will grow your styling skills to a level never before achieved.
Boot Camp is an intensive online styling course supported by over 75+ educational videos with 12 sessions that focus on a new foundational technique each session. Sharon has developed the course so that each technique builds on from the previous technique in an progressive order. These skills are the building blocks essential to ensure styling success. All these skills covered will transfer to bridal, red carpet and special occasion hair.
HOW COURSE WORKS
All tutorial videos are streamed; in each session you will watch 3 to 4 videos. We recommend you watch each video as many times as needed, then practice each look before moving onto the next tutorial.
Please see our curriculum tab to explore all the sessions content in greater depth.
You will also be part of our community forum where you can connect, discuss and share your experience with like-minded stylists.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND BOOTCAMP
Sharon Blain’s signature Boot Camp has been developed for stylists, apprentices, students and makeup artists in mind. It’s idea for college educators and platform educators wanting to prefect their teaching skills.
This course suits everyone who is passionate about long hair styling and wants to become an expert in this area.
COURSE SCHEDULE OVERVIEW
How to get started: tools, products, equipment and mannequin heads. Tips and demonstration for blow drying and hair prep.
Thermal tools: how to curl using hot rollers, hot sticks, conical tongs, crimpers, double barrel and straight barrel tongs. Volume wave setting.
Setting techniques: how to achieve big volume sets, beachy waves, tutorial on figure 8 setting using elastic, coat hangers and rag setting.
Learn unique setting patterns to achieve perfect results. Reverse tong setting, dry pin setting, volume curls and vintage waves. How to dress out, finishing, best tools and products.
Introduces a variety of braids including: 3 strand, 1 sided pick up braid, fishtail, four strand and quick French roll for short hair.
Continues additional braiding techniques: twists, rope twist, waterfall, knot and band braids. Figure 8 braid incorporated in short textured style.
All about ponytail perfection. Directional blow drying, runway and commercial applications and how to extend a pony using wefts.
Learn various teasing skills including how to achieve self-padding, matting and finger texturing. How to pin correctly and a simple wave technique using vintage wave clips.
Covers traditional round brush blow drying techniques, volume and wave movement for shorter hair lengths.
Various tutorials including latching, face shapes, proportion, balance and form. How to execute the perfect classic Audrey chignon.
Tutorial to achieve the perfect 40’s vintage nape chignon, including express finger wave set and invisible sewing to secure.
Learn a classic wet pin curl set, setting directions, molding, how to pin correctly, products and dressing out.