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Last updated: August 07, 2017

Go Hands-On With amika

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While some brands specialize specifically in coloring or cutting, amika focuses on styling, taking inspiration from the fashion world to bring their own art of hairdressing to life. Their new Pro Education courses focus on everything from session and editorial styling to show-stopping, avant-garde hair. Creating collections that capture the essence of every New York Fashion Week season and delivering them to salon professionals everywhere—amika believes that constant education is vital for today’s industry professional. Get a sneak peek of the amika courses below that teach the newest techniques and best ways to keep up with the ever-changing trends!


Master Braiding

Social media has changed the braid game. This course teaches beyond the typical three-strand braid and will allow you to keep your clients up to date with the hottest braid trends from the runways to the red carpet.


The Bombshell Blowout

Not all blowouts are created equal, so in this course, amika takes you back to where the blowout first originated—the high-end salons of NYC. The perfect service between cut and color appointments, this class will teach the advanced techniques for a total bombshell blowout.


Runway Bride

Intricate, yet effortless—that’s what the brides of today are always after. Boost your in-salon profits by learning the perfect chignon and wedding day waves. From foundation to finishing, this amika course is sure to make a lasting impression.


Retro Red Carpet

Get the foundation for all of those vintage and iconic red-carpet styles with amika! Learn to master the perfect retro wave and use these hairstyling techniques for all of your most glamorous updos.


Backstage Pass with Naeemah LaFond

Featured on the pages of Cosmopolitan, Elle, Allure, InStyle, Glamour, and Teen Vogue, among many other international fashion publications, amika’s Global Artistic Director, Naeemah LaFond, takes you on a journey of unconventional thinking to really get your portfolio to the next level. Encouraging students to tap into their own inner artist, Naeemah teaches three styles that can go from runway to real life.


Destination NYFW

Destination NYFW is amika’s annual four-day education event that people from all over the industry flock to every year. The hands-on experience includes education with the brand’s Global Artistic Director, an editorial-style photo shoot, social events and the chance to work with the amika team backstage at a New York Fashion Week show. 




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