Foundation Hairstyling

The perfect partner for your occasion and bridal beauty business

  • Details

    • Suitable for: Beginners
      Duration: Three Days
      Cost: £500.00
      Deposit: £100.00
      Time: 10:30-5:00pm Each Day

      Looking to include the art of hairstyling to your skill set? With over 20 years in the hair business, elite Bridal, Fashion and Celebrity Hairstylist Jennifer Mathieson will help you build the basics allowing you to provide your clients with a full service. This course is the perfect partner for your occasion and bridal beauty business.

      You will leave with the understanding of different hair types, textures, tools, how to create smooth and silky blow drys, big bouncing beautiful curls, and sexy beach waves. You will also create a range of boho bridal up-dos, master different braids and create elegant hairstyles for evening events. You will be amazed at what you can achieve in just three days.

      Jennifer's teaching style is relaxed and fun and her passion for hairstyling will leave you loving this new art form, and gain a new found confidence to wow your clients.

      This course will take place at our Glasgow studio: The Academy of Makeup, Suite 315, Fourth Floor, Central Chambers, 93 Hope Street, Glasgow, G2 6LD.

      You can pay the course in full; or secure your space with a deposit of £100 with the remaining amount due 14 days prior to course commencement. To find out more, contact us by phone 0141 248 4393 or email

  • Day to Day

    • Day One
      Understanding hair types and how to handle them with confidence
      Understanding hair tools, techniques as well as health and safety
      Sectioning the hair
      The importance of hair prep
      Roller set methods for big beautiful curls
      Dressing out to create a range of hairstyles

      Day Two
      Blow drying for beginners
      Beach waves
      How to create volume and lasting hold
      Braids for boho bridal hairstyles

      Day Three
      Slick ponytails
      Elegant evening looks
      Hair padding for added volume
      Create a variety of hair updos to suit your clients.

      Additional Information

      No model is required, however you may wish to bring a model on your last day, but this is not mandatory. We will provide all of the products and equipment for you to train with. Dress code is casual; we recommend flat shoes. All students will gain a certificate upon completion of the class.

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