Premiere Birmingham Show Preview 2018 - Page 6

mainstage Presented by SalonCentric Matty Conrad BEYOND BARBERING Bridging the gap between traditional barbering and advanced men’s hairdressing techniques has never been more necessary than in today’s male market. Canadian Barber of the year Matty Conrad shares all of the tips and tricks that have helped him win international acclaim as one of the most celebrated Men’s groomers on the planet. With a strong focus on architecture and advanced scissor work, you also learn fading and tapering techniques, client communication, styling tips and how to make the men in your chair walk taller out the door than they walked in. Matty Conrad is recognized as one of the top men’s grooming experts in North America. After spending 15 years in the industry as a top stylist, international platform artist, and successful salon owner his passion for technical hair cutting and a strong admiration for his grandfather drove him to shift career paths and enter the world of barbering with the launch of Victory Barber & Brand in 2010. Sun 10:30 - 11:10a 6 Nick Arrojo TRENDS AND TECHNIQUES OF TOMORROW ARROJO’s main stage show offers a portal to the trends and techniques of tomorrow. With Nick Arrojo and his artistic team highlighting latest looks, coolest colors and cuts from New York’s vanguard, expect a trailblazing, inspirational show from America’s leading independent hairdressing brand. With thirty-plus years as a hairdresser, Nick has become a modern icon of the industry. His signature razor-cutting technique is recognized and practiced worldwide. It is part of a modern and creative, precision-based hairdressing method pioneered by Nick, and designed to create fashion-forward, beautiful, wearable hair for clients, while offering creative freedom and versatility to stylists. A revered hairdresser, educator, and leading light in the business Nick can boast exposure in the world’s best magazines, work with the world’s top fashion designers, and seven years as hairdressing host for TLC’s ‘What Not to Wear. He is an author and mentor and, through ARROJO education, he shares his insights and inspirations with tens of thousands of fellow professionals each year. Sun 4:50 - 5:30p Mon 2:10 - 2:50p Tiffany Chiapparelli TAMED AND TEXTURED Amika’s Lead Pro Trainer, Tiffany, will demonstrate how the contrasts between sleek hair and textured hair work to create show-stopping editorial looks! Tiffany will share her coveted techniques on how to properly “break the rules” of hairdressing, using extensions and precise finishing skills. You will leave this presentation excited and eager to create new looks in new ways! Tiffany’s artistry and talent has not gone unnoticed and is evident in the beautiful looks she creates. Driven by her love for the industry, she has styled hair for New York Fashion Week several times, and works as a platform artist and Lead Educator for amika, traveling all over the US spreading hair love. She is currently based in Brooklyn, NY and is the Lead trainer for the brands flagship salon, amika Style blow. Sun 1:30 - 2:10p Mon 10:50 - 11:30a