2017 Conference Education

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2017 Conference Education 2017-06-06T18:25:42+00:00

Our conference is unique in that attendees are introduced to, and receive current state-of-the art education from a variety of industry leaders, educators, manufacturers, and specialists. Combined with outstanding education and business development opportunities, our conference creates an atmosphere of unity, camaraderie, networking and support. Each of the following classes will be taught twice so don’t worry about missing a thing!

Innovative Solutions for Women and Men With Hair Loss

Brandie Reyes
Educator, HairUWear

New from American Hairlines, an innovative alternative for women and viable solution for men today experiencing hair loss.

Multiple options. Multiple attachment methods. Minimal to detailed customization based on your client’s specific needs. We have the solution.

Alternative Attachment Methods for the Women’s Market

Lindsey Reinke,
Technical Services Manager and Educator

As the women’s hair replacement market continues to grow so does the need for alternative attachment methods.  Attachments are not a “one-size-fits-all” solution!  Let IHI show you unique, non-damaging attachment methods and how to educate your clients on their advantages.

The Perils of Direct Ordering

Holly Slear
Technical Director, Joli Camélón

It’s easier than ever to order wigs and partials from China… or is it? Holly Slear, Technical Director and Educator for Joli Caméléon, educates you on the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to ordering direct. From the old bait and switch to 40 page quality control manuals, learn how to protect your business.

CHIAROSCURO: The Fine Art of Alternative Hair Couture

Sherri Renée
Founder, Sherri Renée & Co.

Chairoscuro is one of five quintessential principles necessary to deliver the ultimate alternative hair couture to your clientele. Our adaptation of this Renaissance painting technique brings beautiful color, depth, and realism to each creation.

Learn through applied observation and chiaroscuro techniques ~ how to flawlessly fashion an undetectable, organic and artistically rendered hair enhancement.

chi·a·ro·scu·ro: the treatment of light (“chiaro”) and shade (“scuro”) to create realism in form.

Evaluate and Identify Good vs Bad Quality Hair

Doris & Jackie Yu
Owners of HairArt Int’l, Inc.
and House of European Hair

The guessing game is over! This class will teach you the important skill of identifying good quality hair systems from an industry expert and how to communicate with your vendors.

Get useful training on minor adjustments to hair systems, how to approach the delicate nature of thinning hair with your clients and earn their trust.

Hair Loss Treatment  Today- How Growth Factors, PRP and Stem Cells are Redefining the Market.

William C. Blatter, CT

As National companies roll out PRP and Growth factors to the public, how will this affect you and how can you benefit from the next wave of hair loss treatments? AMCA & USTI Trichologist & Hair Loss Expert, he is known internationally as a leader in the Hair Loss, Hair Care and Laser industry. HLCC’s president, Mr. Blatter, has a reputation for excellence as a speaker, trainer and educator in laser and hair loss services & solutions. He is a founder & Chairmen of the Board of the USTI.

Hair Loss Cures – Hope or Hype, Updates by a Dermatologist

Malik Aheer, MD
Dermatologist, INCI Medica

The doctor will bring participants update on current, state of the art thinking, including relevant basic science and  recent advances in management of hair loss. His presentation will also touch the myths  associated with hair fall. Learn about the etiology of alopecia and know the best, updated and effective solutions to combat baldness.

The Art of the Consultation, One Man’s Perspective.

Richard N. Kaufman
Owner, Euro Hair Imports 

Everyone conducts a consultation with their own unique style and approach.  For that reason it is much more an art than a science.  However, everyone is in agreement that the goal and objective is to close the sale.  I will share with you my  approach and by the end of this class you will get a sense of my style.  And by hearing from all of you and your own experiences, maybe we can each bring something new and fresh to our consultations to better our closure rate and be even more successful.

Live Demo: Multiple Attachment Techniques with the Latest Dimples Lace Front European Hair Top Extension

Collette Peterson & James Todd
Dimples, USA

See up close, multiple attachment techniques: bonding over hair, linking, clipping…with the latest top extension from Dimples.  Featuring the most light weight base that contours to any shape of head, with a customizable lace front.  A unique solution with Dimples’ coveted Silver European hair, suitable for a multitude of different attachment methods.  Also, get a sneak peak into the two new education courses offered by Dimples, brought directly to your place of business.

Creating Awareness for the Hair Replacement Industry and Increasing New Business Through Your Doors

Ed Gawerecki,
Business Development Consultant 
Hair Visions International
The industry has done a great job during the last 40 years of keeping this industry a secret.  In today’s market this has been counterproductive, and the industry is suffering, not because there is no demand for your products and services, but because many people looking for the answers and solutions that you can provide don’t know where to find you or that you exist.  I know it seems unreal with the amount of money you spend on marketing. However, it is a real challenge that Hair Visions International has seen and has consequently foreseen some solutions.  In this class you will learn the importance of social media, the 10 Deadly Sins of Business, Programs and Services to make you a key participant in the future of the Hair Replacement Industry. We validate your challenges and we have created the solutions and want to share them with you.

Position Yourself as the Answer:  The Journey of Today’s NEW Female Client

Diana Ford- Education Manager
Emily Buckwalter- Education Coordinator

With the fast-paced evolvement of today’s alternative hair industry, clients are doing their research online before they step through your door.  Learn effective strategies to develop a strong online presence and attract clients virtually to your studio. Discover ways to position yourself in today’s industry and become the “go-to” for all hair loss concerns.  This seminar will address online and social media marketing strategies aimed toward the NEW client of today, discussing the steps of the perfect client consultation, and up-to-date product recommendations for every stage of hair loss.

Men’s Modern Non-Surgical Hair Replacement Cutting

Nicolo Cerena, Master Trainer
Cesare Ragazzi Laboratories

Did you know that you can apply a non-surgical hair replacement system on a man that is both natural in appearance and doesn’t require shaving his head?  With the CNC 3D hair and scalp prosthesis from Cesare Ragazzi Laboratories, you can now offer your most discerning male clients the latest cutting edge advanced hair replacement technology.  Join Cesare Ragazzi’s global phenom master hairstylist, Nicolo Cerana as he demonstrates the CNC 3D hair system application and cut in on a young male client.   Nicolo began his hairstyling career 23 years ago, at the Toni & Guy Academy in London. As demand grew for his hair styling skills, Nicolo was invited to travel throughout Europe while he was based in London and Milan.  As word spread of his hair styling skills, Nicolo was invited to train at the world renown Jacques Dessange Academy in Milan where he became a master trainer.  Nicolo has developed a unique hair styling method that combines the best aspects of the geometric technique of Toni & Guy with the smooth linear mastery of Dessange to create truly unique hair cutting styles for men.

New Options in Ladies Hair Replacement Systems

Nancy Olevson, Educator
Georgie Wigs

We will be showcasing our Remy+ & Remy Human Hair MONO TOP & MICRO TOP line of sheer mono tops, MULTITOP line of natural scalp with cutaway bases, and MONO TOP & FRENCH TOP INTEGRATION systems with rooted, white, & multi-tonality colors to fit your every client need. Our women’s wig line will be showcasing our new STATUS gripping wig our Lace Front/French Top 25” long wigs and featuring our Virgin Russian Human Hair, Malaysian Remy+, and Chinese Remy Human Hair. Give your clients a natural appearance and renewed confidence with these beautiful, undetectable, naturally flowing, comfortable and long las’ng hair replacement systems.

Revive by Bobbi Russell – The Ten Minute Transformation

Bobbi Russell, AHLC accredited master hair replacement specialist, WTS clinical Trichologist

Join easihair pro as we introduce the newest technology in women’s hair replacement.  Revive is like nothing you have ever seen! This system was created for the woman with fine, thinning hair who still wants to keep every strand. This floating, top of the head system requires no bonding, no clips, no strings, no shaving. 4 to 6 weeks comfortable attachment. Come see why we are different! We will be doing a live model demonstration and customized coloring and cutting techniques, showing you how to make every Revive application unique while instantly changing lives, transforming your business and truly making a real difference.

·Non-tension attachment
·Quick and easy attachment and removal
·Top quality, remy cuticle-intact hair
·Hair extensions for the top of the head
·Secure and natural looking

Treating your client’s hair loss… so many choices.

Grant Gunderson, Director of Professional Sales, Hairmax

Which Solutions you should offer, and why.

This in-depth class will compare and contrast several treatment methods tracking success rates, your costs versus client costs, and include any side effects for Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT), Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Topical Scalp treatments, Minoxidil, and Finasteride (Propecia) and Trichological solutions. Attendees, on successful completion will receive a free puppy.

Best Lace Ever!

Ricky Knowles 
A revolution in comfort, fit and visibility. The Swiss Lace is a dynamic system that uses the lightest laces available, allowing it to be 100%  invisible and undetected. Learn how to cut, style and bond this avant-garde lace and help your clients become the fearless, daring individuals they’ve always wanted to be.

Learn Expert Sales and Communication Skills

Glenn Milliet, Director of Salon Development, Member of the National Speakers Association
Evolve Hair Solutions

You will take away skills and techniques on how to increase sales, grow revenue, and develop loyal clients for life through the power of clear communications.

 Learn “The Question” to ask your client that will immediately increase your sales.
5 Techniques to be a powerful communicator
3 Basic skills of communications
6 Essentials for connecting with the client 

Treating Hair Loss Without Finasteride, A Cyclical Concept for Promoting Hair Growth

Dr Rajesh Rajput, Rajendrasingh, M. Ch. Plastic Surgeon
Honoured Fellow ISHRS-USA, Global Council Nominee & Member Fellowships Training Committee, ISHRS – USA, Past President AHRS INDIA

What is hair growth? How does cyclical therapy replace the requirement for Finasteride?  Dr Rajput is a pioneer in Hair Transplantation and Hair Growth Technologies.  With over 25 years of research and development Dr Rajput brings clinically proven applications to the forefront of treatment.  Nutritional deficiencies have been highlighted as a leading cause of hair loss or reduced hair growth.  Using cyclical therapy, a prescribed course of treatment, patients have found 80-90% success rates, these success rates have been shown to be clinically higher than finasteride based treatments.  Cyclical therapy is an all-natural therapy program designed in line with Nobel prize winning research.

Since 1927 Vapon Inc. has been a trusted manufacturer of quality products used throughout the hair replacement industry. Our insistence on quality and safety has earned us the reputation as a leader in hair-piece accessories. For wholesale pricing please contact us or call 800-443-8856 for additional information.

For retail sales please see our Authorized Re-Sellers section for a dealer in your area.

Di Biase Hair USA is a successful, fast growing wholesale distribution company servicing hair professionals in the United States with the highest quality in natural human hair extensions and accessories.

They only use the finest quality 100% Human Indian Remy hair available today, as it closely matches the texture and look of European hair types. The hair they use is painstakingly processed in the hand drawing techniques developed by Di Biase. Remy hair is “cuticle correct” which means that all of the hair lies in the same direction to prevent matting and tangling. Importantly, it is also pony tail collect, assuring that it has not been subject to stripping and recoating.

Walker Tape is now the industry leader in tape and adhesive for hair replacement systems.  This commitment to excellence has led to shipping products to customers all over the world.  The confidence and loyalty that customers show is not taken lightly.  Quality in products, people and processes has always been a top priority and remains a key part of the Walker Tape core values.

Rush Hair Replacement manufactures their stock and delivers directly to their customers and representatives, which provides advice and constant training. A company that suits new trends constantly improving the quality of its products to make them sufficiently efficient at being a solution to their customers needs.

Our mission is, providing a solution to the problem of hair loss; working with excellence, helping people feel and look good, allowing them to fully enjoy vitality in their lives.


Education to be announced soon.

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