Professional Workshops

Professional Development Fall 2019

Whether you’re just starting on your career path and would love to add to your skill set or you are a seasoned pro and want to fine-tune your craft, Laird offers advanced workshops for licensed professionals who want to stay on top of their game.

Our workshops cover the latest techniques in a number of areas including advanced esthetics, spa nails and massage therapy. Each workshop is taught by licensed and experienced industry professionals.

Esthetics Workshops

Image Skin Care –  (Free)  Sept 16th, 2019  10am – 3pm

As a Skin Practitioner, you know ingredients, delivery systems and massage movements like the back of your hand. How do you take that knowledge and create a truly memorable treatment experience while making money? What factors should you be measuring in your business to ensure continued growth and success? This class will teach you how to optimize every minute with your client, from meet and greet to departure, and how to productively utilize your downtime for maximum profitability. Every moment is an opportunity to improve your clients’ skin and make you more successful. This class is all about building your brand! FREE Business Development Workshop Included.

 

Keratin Lash Lifting :  Sept 23rd, 2019 – $695

The Keratin Lash Lift course is a five hour training that allows you to be fully prepared to start offering this service after completion!  This comprehensive training starts with theory that focuses on the specifications of the product. Then a demonstration, which transitions into hands on practice on a live model.  The course comes complete with a Kit that has enough product to service 30 clients. We require a deposit of $300.  The remainder is due prior to the start of class.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

Enhancing Dermaplane Workshop:  Sept 16th, 2019 10am – 4pm – $349

(includes a kit valued at $80: Class cost $299)

 

Topics covered:

  • What is dermaplaning?
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Frequency of Treatment
  • Contraindications
  • Indications
  • Safety
  • Enhancing Dermaplaning with Anna Lotan PRO
  • Correctives for specific skin conditions •Complimentary modalities

Dermaplaning is a non-invasive skin rejuvenation treatment which removes superficial dead skin cells leaving skin immediately smooth, supple and vibrant.  It is a simple and safe procedure for manually exfoliating the epidermis and eliminating the fine vellus hair (peach fuzz) with a stainless-steel surgical tool. Demonstrations and hands-on learning will follow a classroom overview describing the efficacy of the service, how to deliver a relaxing and refreshing treatment to clientele, other treatments to pair with dermaplaning, spotting contraindications and how to confidently teach your clients about the myths of vellus hair regrowth.

With minimal investment, adding this no down-time treatment to your service menu will help with improving your hire-ability and marketing!

*Kits are included in the course fee which will be used the day of for hands on learning portion.

Kit includes:

15 Blades

Handle

Blade removal box for safe blade disposal

*No model is required, attendees will work on each other.  If you have a skin condition preventing you from receiving a treatment, please notify us at time of enrollment.

Contraindications include but are not limited to:

  • Use of Accutane within the last year
  • Severe Acne or herpes outbreak
  • Plastic surgery procedures within the past 3-6 months
  • Please stop any Retin-A products 48 hours prior

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Brazilian Waxing – Speed Technique: Oct 7th, 2019   9am – 3pm – $250

This class will give you the confidence and skill to tackle this very popular waxing service that many Estheticians aren’t offering! We will teach you how to get your client in and out quickly, skillfully, efficiently and most importantly, safely!  Brazilian waxing is not only a popular service, but also can be a very profitable one.  In this workshop you will learn how to do a Brazilian Wax quickly and efficiently while maintaining the highest of safety and sanitation protocols!  The importance of safety and sanitation will be discussed in further detail, along with contraindications, proper body mechanics and different tips and tricks of the trade.  There will be a demonstration using both hard and soft wax, plus hands-on practice. (A model will be required for the hands-on portion.) Your instructor will be there to ensure you’ve got it! You must be a licensed Esthetician.  Please be aware that this is an advanced class and the participant should be proficient in body waxing.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

Speed Waxing Class : Sept 30th, 2019  9am – 3pm – $250

Learn skills to be quick and highly efficient in waxing the body, using hard and soft wax with an expert wax instructor, Samantha Stratton.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

Sacred Journey : Oct 7th, 2019 10am – 3pm – $300

YOU ARE ENERGY ~ CREATED FROM FREQUENCIES of CONSCIOUS SOUND &

LIGHT!  Learn this proven simple self-care method to Access, Identify, Heal, and Strengthen blockages in your Subtle Energy Anatomy, and Raise the Vibrations of your Chakras, Aura, Ida, Pingala, and More!  To enhance ALL levels of Living! EVERY CELL of your body, and every thought, belief, emotion, and reaction is composed of ENERGY, All Vibrating at different frequencies, according to their form and function.

We have ALL been programmed, in our subconscious mind, by outdated patterns that we gathered (knowingly or not) from relationships with family, friends, school, and culture.

Guide the Innate Wisdom of your Sub-Conscious, and access your Creative Intelligence to a Reservoir of Source Energies.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

State Board Prep Class : Oct 7th, 2019  10am – 3pm – $200

Have you graduated from an esthetic school in NH, however need a refresher before you take your state board exam? This class will help prepare you for getting your kit ready and what to expect.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Micro Pigmentation : Oct 19th, 20th & 21st  10am-5pm – $3000

This course will prepare you to work safely and responsibly in a small group setting. You will learn the art of hair strokes, and shading, to better service a wider range of clients. This course includes pre study material that will be mailed to you 2 weeks prior to your course. Included in your pre study material is Teryn Darling’s ONE DAY COLOR THEORY COURSE ($400 value). This will make you a color theory master before closing to class. You will also receive instruction on how to become BBP certified before coming to class, so that you will be prepared to work on your model.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Points for Life : Oct 21st & 28th, 2019 – Nov 4th & 11th, 2019 10am – 2pm – $900

Learn to naturally re-boot body function and enhance your bodywork practice.

The course will cover: Reflex test and corrections for endocrine system, Reflex tests and corrections for respiratory, digestive and cardiac. Reflex tests and corrections for elimination and reproduction. Tests and corrections for pathogens and immunity.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Jane Iredale : Oct 21st, 2019 10am-2pm -$75

Today, the jane iredale brand has grown into a comprehensive collection of mineral makeup and skincare products that nourish the complexion inside and out while enhancing its natural beauty. Learn the newest trends and tips with a jane iredale guest artist.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Makeup Trends Class : Oct 21st, 2019 10am – 5pm –  $200

Learn the latest trends and techniques in makeup art from the professionals.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Micro Current, LED, Untrasonic – Oct 21st, 2019 – $299 Kits for sale that day

Learn Combination Therapies using  LED Lights, Ultrasonic &

Microcurrent with Professional Skin care to Enhance Treatment

Results.  This class will hghlight benefits of all modalities provide Ppotocols combining Skin Care with devices Demonstration.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

CBD 101 Basics : Oct 28th, 2019  6pm – 8pm – $100

We will review the importance of where the CBD is sourced, lab testing and core ingredients.  Kyle will share with you tips on how to integrate CBD into your spa and how to personalize a product selection for specific needs and concerns.  This is an exclusive special offered for attendees.  Redeemable  at 7 Chakras in Wilmington, MA.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Infection Control : Oct 26th & 27th, 2019 Saturday 9am-2pm; Sunday 9am-12pm – $650

 

This course focuses on Nail Salon Ecology providing basic understanding of Microbiology, Infection Control, Safety and First Aid with State Board Requirements of each. Also covered is Nail Physiology focusing on Diseases and Disorders. There will be several hands-on demonstrations focusing on Sanitation and Disinfection of Implements and salon equipment, including Pedicure tubs and Blood Exposure Procedures. There is an written exam with a required passing grade of 75% or greater at the completion of the workshop in order to receive certification.  Minimum attendees required to hold class is two. Must have State ID (drivers license) and Professional License to show at beginning of class. You can not attend class without these 2 items.  No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Oncology Esthetics  : Oct 28th, 2019  10am – 2pm – $150
Oncology Massage   : Oct 28th, 2019  10am – 2pm – $100

What is Oncology Esthetics and why is it important? This course will cover modalities used to treat cancer and how they affect the skin. It will also cover precautions that need to be taken.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Microdermabrasion/Chemical Peel : Nov 4th, 2019  9am – 4pm – $150

Learn advanced techniques to integrate microdermabrasion and peels in to your practice. This class is not product specific and will help you grow your business to another level.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Aromatherapy : Nov 17th, 2019  10am – 4pm – $395

Fine tune your skills in the creative art and science of blending essential oils, cannabis extracts and other botanicals for beauty health. This seminar will dive deep into the versatility and diversity of essential oil blending and application for esthetics, massage and home care.

Upon completion of the workshop you will learn to:

  • Formulate with essential oils for use in skin care, massage and spa
  • The synergistic action of essential oils and CBDs
  • Effectively choose application methods for face, body and spa
  • Expand your creative and therapeutic skills for emotions and fragrance blending
  • Select carriers and bases according to their therapeutic properties and chosen application
  • Provide a useful definition of organic and natural skin care
  • Develop essential oil formulas for at least 3 specific conditions
No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

CBD with Jimm : Nov 18th, 2019  10am – 5pm – $595

Cannabidiol (CBD) is the current hot ingredient used in skin care and massage. But, is it everything that’s said about it? In this class you’ll find, the talk is valid, this ingredient is a powerhouse for many reasons. The science season shows that CBD extracts reduce inflammation and pain, soothes psoriasis, contributes to wellness-aging, and corrects acne and other skin conditions. We’ll go through the how’s and the why’s, and what to do with this cannabis plant extract. As a pioneer of essential oil and organic botanical skin care, Jimm will explain how CBD is understood and used like any other essential oil or extract, with some fascinating facts about topical application.

A lunch break will be given, please bring a lunch if you would like. There are several Choices close by as well.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.
Glam Makeup Class : Nov 18th, 2019  10am – 2pm – $150

Learn hot new trends for the holiday season with expert Boston Make up Artist! Get ready to glam your clients for the holiday season!

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

 

Lash Extension:  Sept 16th,  2019  10am – 5pm –  $800 

This beginners training focuses on the art of mastering the 1:1 (one extension per natural lash) or classic lashing technique.  The course includes a powerpoint outlining the specifications of the service, a live demo by instructor, and then hands on practice on a live model.  The class comes complete with a kit full of enough supplies to service approximately 15 clients.  Students are urged to bring their own model.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.
Esthetic Refresher Course:  Sat May 18th, 2019 & Mon May 20th, 2019  8:30am – 4:00pm –  $585                                    

Are you a licensed esthetician, but have been out of the industry? This course will refresh your knowledge and build your confidence so you can get back out there! Theory and hands-on learning will be conducted on the following topics: facials, body & face waxing, skin analysis, contraindications and more! (A workshop kit of Dermalogica products is included in the cost of the course).

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

 

Spa Nails Workshops

Electric File Workshop – $300  Sept 7th, 2019 & Nov 7th, 2019 9am – 3pm

This class will teach licensed professionals how to safely use the electric file. You will learn the proper techniques, different drill bits, how to care for the natural nail, learn a back fill, shaping, finishing and how to work safely and with proper sanitation. Must have State ID (drivers license) and Professional License to show at beginning of class. You can not attend class without these two items.

3 minimum attendees required to hold a class.

No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

Suggested to bring your own E-file and Bits if you have them.

 

 

Sanitation Certification Course : Oct 26th & 27th, 2019 – $650  
This course focuses on Nail Salon Ecology providing basic understanding of Microbiology, Infection Control, Safety and First Aid with State Board Requirements of each. Also covered is Nail Physiology focusing on Diseases and Disorders. There will be several hands-on demonstrations focusing on Sanitation and Disinfection of Implements and salon equipment, including Pedicure tubs and Blood Exposure Procedures. This is a 2 day Workshop (Saturday 9-2/Sunday 9-12)  and dates to hold the class are determined as needed. There is an written exam with a required passing grade of 75% or greater at the completion of the workshop in order to receive certification.
  • Minimum attendees required to hold class is 2
  • Must have State ID (drivers license) and Professional License to show at beginning of class. You can not attend class without these 2 items.
  • No Credit or Refund will be issued if you fail to attend the class.

Massage Therapy Workshops

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