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Hanna Compton: Week 11

Nov 24 2009 | By Hanna Compton
I got to try a lot of new things this week that I really enjoyed. I did a really nice platinum card on one of my clients that came out what I like to call the perfect "California Blonde" color that...
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Ivan Zoot: How to Cut a Classic 5-Step Clipper Over Comb

Nov 20 2009 | By Contributor
Ivan Zoot a.k.a. the Clipper Guy is the director of education and training for Andis and holds the Guinness Book of World Record titles for the world’s fastest haircut, most haircuts in one hour...
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TIGI Inspirational Youth Team Models

TIGI Inspirational Youth Team Appears at Salon Live

Nov 18 2009 | By Kelley Donahue
TIGI Inspirational Youth Team Models TIGI Inspirational Youth, a team that receives training and mentoring on hairdressing techniques, presentation skills and trends from senior members of...
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Week 10

Nov 16 2009 | By Hanna Compton
The Cao Institute was invited to go to the taping of the Doctor Phil show this week! So of course I went. It was really fun. A charter bus picked us up and Alee kindly brought us donuts since we had...
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Hanna Compton: Week 9

Nov 12 2009 | By Hanna Compton
Such an amazing week. I got to take my first clients this week! My very first client was a blonde woman who wanted her roots touched up and lowlights put in her hair. I was so envious of her hair...
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Hanna Compton, Week 8: Protege

Nov 04 2009 | By Hanna Compton
This was our last week being "Proteges", so starting tuesday we are finally able to take our own clients! It's crazy that after only 8 weeks we are able to serve our own paying client. Sure I'm a bit...
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Sam Villa Talks Trends

Oct 23 2009 | By Lori Morris
In a new video on his website, Redken Platform Artist of the Year Sam Villa talks about where he sees the direction of hair heading. Check it out! (If the above link doesn't work, visit http://...
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Hanna Compton, Week 6: Fashion Week !!

Oct 20 2009 | By Hanna Compton
My last week in Core was awesome. It was mainly a week made for reviewing before the tests we had Friday and Saturday. I was hardly there though because I went to Fashion Week on Tuesday, Wednesday,...
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Hanna Compton: Week 5, Spa Week

Oct 12 2009 | By Hanna Compton
Such a fun week! This week in core was a mix of men's haircutting and spa. Half the day would be in class learning haircutting and the other half was with the skin girls. We leanred to cut both with...
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Hanna Compton, Week 4: Cutting Week!

Oct 05 2009 | By Hanna Compton
Cutting Week was really fun! We started out the week in the classroom learning the basics of haircutting, a.k.a. The Core Cutting Objectives. They taught us all about how the principles of dimension...
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