Curriculum

Beginning Permanent Cosmetics Classes

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“THE PRIMARY CLASS”

Beginner 7 Day Fundamental Class for Eyebrows, Eyeliner and Lip Techniques

Learn to Apply:

Eyebrow Simulation

Create an eyebrow to look totally natural. Remember, the eyebrows frame your face and are the most important part of expression and appearance. Your eyebrows can make you look happy, sad, or even angry. So learning the proper placement and shape is very important. This class focuses primarily on the hair stroke technique, which most resembles a natural eyebrow.

Eyeliner and Lash Enhancement

Learn to create eyeliner that will give your client a more youthful appearance. Correctly applied, eyeliner will add symmetry and a lifted look to your client.

Blended Lip liner

Redefining the vermilion border of your client’s lips is the easiest way to help your client look and feel younger. Learn the proper techniques for a soft, natural and more defined lip line with color blending into the lip.

Attend seven (7) full days of Instruction. Maximum class size is only 2 students.
Our beginning classes are seven full days at the academy and 35 hours of home study prior to class date. There will never be more than 2 students in each class; this will ensure you of one-on-one personal attention. Each student will have a minimum of six (6) model procedures. All model procedures are supervised by an instructor. NO student will be left alone. This is an intensive training program designed to prepare students to begin their career in permanent cosmetics.

Beginning classes usually run from Tuesday to Friday, break for the weekend, then reconvene on Monday and finish that Wednesday. Class times are 9:00am – 7:00pm.

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“THE PRIMARY CLASS” Program Details

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  1. The Skin, Anatomy and Physiology:
    • Layers of the skin.
    • Functions of the skin.
    • Understanding the exfoliation process.
    • Skin disorders.
    • The blood/tissue fluid/lymph.
    • Skeletal and muscular system.
  2. Sterilization and Sanitation:
    • State and County Health Department regulations.
    • OSHA and CDC (Center for Disease Control).
    • Sterilization and cross contamination
    • blood-borne pathogens.
  3. Machine Technology:
    • Knowing and understanding the different machines used in permanent Cosmetics.
    • What is digital rotary? What is analog rotary?
    • Techniques and Needle Groups:
      • Handling the skin.
      • Anesthetics used in permanent cosmetics.
      • Proper needle selections.
  4. Eyebrow, eyeliner and lip procedures.
    • Proper application and depth of implantation.
    • Preferred needle groups.
  5. Color Theory:
    • The color wheel.
    • Mixing colors.
    • Choosing the correct color using our color system.
    • Color undertones and overtones.
    • Color retention.
    • Understanding skin undertones.
    • Color removal.
  6. Design and Enhancing:
    • The right brow shape.
    • Making a thin lip look fuller.
    • Correcting an uneven lip.
    • Lash enhancement or eyeliner.
  7. Treatment Room Set-Up:
    • Supplies needed
    • Professionalism.
  8. The Consultation and Client Concerns:
    • Complete portfolio including; medical forms, questionnaire and all release forms.
    • Facial diagrams to clarify areas, technique and colors used.
    • After care instructions.
    • Before and after photos.
  9. Documenting Your Work:
    • Using the proper consent forms and procedure release forms.
    • How to chart your clients.
    • Insurance issues.
  10. State and Local Legislation:
    • Liability insurance.
  11. Marketing Skills
  12. One Hour Exam

Included with Class:

  • Class workbook and pre-study manual
  • Color theory workbook with color mixing formulas
  • Mei Cha Sapphire Elite GM Machine Kit (Upgrade available)
  • Set of 10 most popular pigment colors
  • Class supply kit (enough for 10 procedures after graduation)
  • 2 instructional DVD’s
  • All legal forms needed to get started
  • Models for procedures (minimum of 6 live models)
  • Liability insurance information with an A+ company
  • 100 hour Certificate on Graduation Day
  • Photo USB drive of all procedures to start your portfolio
  • Information regarding the Bloodeborne Pathogen Certificate – It is mandatory to have this certificate by Day 1 of your class.

Class Tuition and Other Details
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There will be short breaks and a 30 minute lunch each day.

POPULAR CHOICE FOR NEW PRIMARY STUDENTS
Add on the 2 Day Microblading Course ($1,800.00) and make it 9 full days of instruction

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“THE iBROW CLASS”

Beginner 7 Day Fundamental Class for Microblading and Eyebrow Techniques

Learn to Apply:

Eyebrow Simulation

Create an eyebrow to look totally natural. Remember, the eyebrows frame your face and are the most important part of expression and appearance. Your eyebrows can make you look happy, sad, or even angry. So learning the proper placement and shape is very important. In this class you will learn the popular Microblading (or microstroking) technique, as well as shaded (powdered) and hair stroked techniques using a machine. You will also learn how to determine which technique is most appropriate for individual clients and different skin types.

Attend seven (7) full days of Instruction. Maximum class size is only 2 students.
Our beginning classes are seven full days at the academy and 35 hours of home study prior to class date. There will never be more than 2 students in each class; this will ensure you of one-on-one personal attention. Each student will have seven (7) live model procedures. All model procedures are supervised by an instructor. NO student will be left alone. This is an intensive training program designed to prepare students to begin their career in permanent cosmetic eyebrow techniques.

Beginning classes usually run from Tuesday to Friday, break for the weekend, then reconvene on Monday and finish that Wednesday. Class times are 9:00am – 7:00pm.

DUE TO OUR SMALL CLASS SIZES, CLASSES FILL UP FAST…….Sign up today

“THE iBROW CLASS” Program Details

click here for CLASS DATES

  1. The Skin, Anatomy and Physiology:
    • Layers of the skin.
    • Functions of the skin.
    • Understanding the exfoliation process.
    • Skin disorders.
    • The blood/tissue fluid/lymph.
    • Skeletal and muscular system.
  2. Sterilization and Sanitation:
    • State and County Health Department regulations.
    • OSHA and CDC (Center for Disease Control).
    • Sterilization and cross contamination
    • blood-borne pathogens.
  3. Hand Tool and Machine Technology:
    • Knowing and understanding the different machines used in permanent Cosmetics.
    • What is digital rotary? What is analog rotary?
    • Techniques and Needle Groups:
      • Handling the skin.
      • Anesthetics used in permanent cosmetics.
      • Proper needle selections for Microblading and Machine.
  4. Eyebrow procedures.
    • Proper application and depth of implantation.
    • Preferred needle groups.
  5. Color Theory:
    • The color wheel.
    • Mixing colors.
    • Choosing the correct color using our color system.
    • Color undertones and overtones.
    • Color retention.
    • Understanding skin undertones.
    • Color removal.
  6. Design and Enhancing:
    • The right brow shape.
  7. Treatment Room Set-Up:
    • Supplies needed
    • Professionalism.
  8. The Consultation and Client Concerns:
    • Complete portfolio including; medical forms, questionnaire and all release forms.
    • Facial diagrams to clarify areas, technique and colors used.
    • Microblading or Machine? Which is best for particular clients and skin types.
    • After care instructions.
    • Before and after photos.
  9. Documenting Your Work:
    • Using the proper consent forms and procedure release forms.
    • How to chart your clients.
    • Insurance issues.
  10. State and Local Legislation:
    • Liability insurance.
  11. Marketing Skills
  12. One Hour Exam

Included with Class:

  • Class workbook and pre-study manual
  • Color theory workbook with color mixing formulas
  • Mei Cha Sapphire Elite GM Machine Kit (Upgrade available)
  • Set of 10 most popular Eyebrow and Corrector pigment colors
  • Class supply kit (enough for 10 Eyebrow procedures after graduation)
  • All legal forms needed to get started
  • Models for procedures (minimum 7 live models)
  • Liability insurance information with an A+ company
  • 100 hour Certificate on Graduation Day
  • Photo USB drive of all procedures to start your portfolio
  • Information regarding the Bloodeborne Pathogen Certificate – It is mandatory to have this certificate by Day 1 of your class.

Class Tuition and Other Details
CALL FOR PRICING

There will be short breaks and a 30 minute lunch each day.

Call or e-mail us for more information. Below are some other details.

A $500 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your class and for the class materials sent to you. Class balance and any upgraded device balances are due three weeks prior to class date. A primary 7- day (100 hour) education certificate will be given at the end of each class. Maximum class size is only 2 students.

*Above class tuition includes the Mei-Cha Sapphire Elite GM Machine Kit. Upgrades are available at discounted prices. Mei-Cha Lumi Device, Nouveau Contour Digital iQ Device and the Nouveau Contour Smart Device. Device information is available in the downloadable Class Packet at the top of the page.

If you have questions regarding the different devices and their features and functions, please don’t hesitate to call us and we can help you make an informed decision.


Continued Education and Advanced Certificate Classes

The classes below are for certified permanent cosmetic technicians only, you must be able to provide a copy of a certification

CONTINUED EDUCATION

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1 DAY, 2 DAY or 3 DAY PRIVATE TRAINING CLASS

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BASICS, COLOR THEORY, EYEBROWS, EYELINER, LIPS, AREOLA……YOU CHOOSE! 

This is the perfect class for machine technicians who want one-on-one private training. Do you need to brush up in certain areas, master a skill, need hours for licensing reasons? You get to choose the dates, you choose the techniques, you choose the model procedures you want….we’ll provide the models for you. (No more than 2 models per day).

Techniques available: Powdered, Shaded or Hairstroke Eyebrows. Lash enhancement, wedged or specialty eyeliner. Blended, Blushed or Full Lips. Pigment Removal. Areola Repigmentation, Color Theory.
*For Microblading, we suggest the 2 Day Microblading course held at our San Diego satellite location. The price for that class is $1,800.00 and includes a demo model and 2 of your own models on Day 2.

All model procedures will be supervised by the instructor.
This class is currently held in the Tustin, California location.
Instructor: Jeff Becker (Owner/Technician)
Instructor for Areola Repigmentation: Karen Holvey-Nolff (Founder/Technician)

PRICING
1 Day – $1000.00 ($250.00 deposit)
2 Day – $1900.00 ($475.00 deposit)
3 Day – $2800.00 ($700.00 deposit)

Lunch Included
8, 16 or 24 Hour Private Training Continued Education Certificate given after completion


1 DAY PIGMENT REMOVAL & COLOR CORRECTION

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Color Corrections and Removal of small areas of unwanted pigment is simply part of the tattooing process. These theory programs are now recognized by many as an integral part of each technician’s training. These programs examine the need for our technicians to perform corrective procedures, provides an in-depth look at saline and salt paste removal and also explores the different lasers used for removing tattoos and corrective procedures. No need for fancy removal products or devices….Keep it SIMPLE if it WORKS! The color corrections portion of class is an in-depth look at color and how it heals under the skin. Color Theory…..Why do colors fade? Why do they look pink, orange, and violet? We will examine the importance of our client’s skin tone, the Fitzpatrick scale and ethnic backgrounds. Learn to choose the correct color and how to color correct when needed. Bring in photos of problem colors that we can discuss in class. Bring your machine and supplies for practice on foam pads.

Live Pigment Removal and Color Correction demonstrations will be done.

Tuition – $750.00

8 Hour Continued Education Certificate given after completion

1 DAY EYEBROW TECHNIQUES CLASS

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Of all the Permanent Cosmetic procedures, Eyebrow procedures are the most varied when it comes to the different techniques that can be used. Depending on who you’re talking to, they can also be the most confusing as to what technique is actually being done because of all the flashy names given to the same thing for marketing purposes. In this class we will discuss shape, color selection and the different techniques and combinations of techniques available to us when using a machine and when any particular technique is appropriate or not for a given client. Learn how to re-introduced visible hair strokes on a client who has had their eyebrows done multiple times in the past and has faded to an undesirable color.

Eyebrow Techniques workbook will be supplied. Bring your machine and needles for practice following the demonstration.

Live Weaving Technique demonstration will be done.

Tuition – $750.00

8 Hour Advanced Certificate given after completion.

1 DAY FULL LIP CLASS

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Brush up on the Blended Lip Liner technique and learn the proper shaping and techniques for Full Lip procedures. Full Lip Tattoos (aka: Lipstick tattoo, lip contouring, lip blushing, lip tinting) are becoming increasingly popular, especially the natural blushing look. If you want to add this procedure to your menu or just want to brush up on you technique, this is a must class for you. We will discuss shape, clients prone to cold-sores, proper color selection and techniques used to achieve a beautiful full lip that you client will love.

Full Lip workbook will be supplied. Bring your machine and needles for practice following the demonstration.

Live Full Lip demonstration will be done.

Tuition – $750.00

8 Hour Advanced Certificate given after completion

ADVANCED EDUCATION

1 DAY INTRODUCTION TO AREOLA RE-PIGMENTATION

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Plastic and reconstructive surgeons are looking for qualified and talented technicians to enhance their practices. This is a must class to prepare you to work in a medical setting. We will discuss proper color selection using tri-dimensional and color washes, proper shaping and techniques used to achieve a beautiful and natural looking breast.

Two breast workbooks will be supplied. Bring your machine and needles for practice following the demonstration.

Live Areola demonstration will be done.

Tuition – $750.00

8 Hour Advanced Certificate given after completion

2 DAY MICROBLADING

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This is a popular class for our Primary Students. Add it to the end of your Primary Class to make it a full 9 Days!

Learn the newest and fastest growing permanent cosmetic technique done with a hand tool.
Say NO to those ONLINE, 1 DAY or LARGE EXPENSIVE classes that don’t offer you live models and one-on-one attention. This is an intense 2-day workshop with hands-on models.
Like all other Advanced and Continued Education classes at our center, you must be able to provide a copy of your certification in a Primary Permanent Cosmetics course when enrolling in this class. Prior primary/fundamental permanent cosmetic training is IMPORTANT to achieve best results for your microblading clients. 

Class will include: Microblading Kit, Practice Pads, Microblading workbook, Consent forms & client after-care.

Learn the proper hair pattern for your clients, hair growth and the secrets of shaping, marking and stretching. We will discuss color theory and color formulas made easy. Learn which clients are candidates for Microblading and those that are better for machine procedures. Learn techniques that are done with both the hand tool and a machine.

A live demo by the instructor will be done on Day 1

2 live models will be provided on Day 2 for the students. All model procedures will be supervised by an instructor.

Tuition – $1,800.00

16 Hour Microblading Certificate given after completion

CLASS TIMES and OTHER IMPORTANT DETAILS

ALL 1 Day Classes – A $100.00 non-refundable deposit is required upon enrollment, and the balance is due one-week prior to class date.

2 Day Microblading Class – A $250.00 non-refundable deposit is required upon enrollment, and the balance is due 2 weeks prior to class date.

Continued Education and Advanced Class times will be 9:00am to 5:30pm. There will be a 30 minute lunch.

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