Professional Hair Styling Course

This course is for complete beginners, hairdressers who wish to extend their skills in hair styling, or makeup artists who wish to add to their current talents.

Professional hair styling is a key aspect of both makeup artistry and hairdressing. To be a serious contender in this industry, you must be capable of styling hair to a professional standard to cater to your clients needs.

20% discount on Professional Hair Styling course when you book Fast Track Makeup Artist course (ITEC Level 2 Makeup Certificate)

Course Content: Practical and theoretical
Time: 1 Week (10.00am – 4.30pm)
Price: £995 (includes VAT)

Finance Options: Payl8r logo Flexible monthly instalments
Professional and Career Development Loan Available
Models: We provide you with a wide range of real people as models throughout your course. This means you never spend your time being a model yourself for another student, increasing learning hours and gaining valuable client skills.
Offers: £50 OFF Professional Hair Styling Kit

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Professional Hair Styling Course


(1 Week)

If you have any questions before booking or would rather book over the phone, please call us on 0207 993 8101 during office hours.
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“I am very pleased with the course. In one week I learnt many techniques and styles and I have left feeling very confident. Our teacher was an excellent teacher. She comes with a lot of experience with industry knowledge and excellent product knowledge. All and all my 1 week course was a wonderful experience and I would highly recommend this course and any other course at London Hair Academy.” – Kristy Swart
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Course Description

// What will I learn during this course?

Our experts will  guide you through this intensive course which will give you the confidence for  backstage work and photo shoots whilst incorporating the latest trends.

The course content includes everything from  simple looks to advanced styling techniques used in today’s fashion industry  and high profile publications.

This course includes:

  • Hair product and equipment selection – Learn how to select the perfect products and equipment for the style you are creating. Our experts will guide you through professional products and their uses.
  • Tools and building a professional kit – An in-depth look at the contents of a professional hair and makeup artist’s kit. The basic kit needed at any photo shoot or fashion show.
  • Sectioning and preparation – The fundamental skills needed for hair styling.
  • Hair up – Catwalk, fashion, natural and dramatic styles.
  • Setting the hair – The secrets to long-lasting hold.
  • Blow drying – Achieving a classic blow dry as well as 3 other styles, such as smoothing, adding volume, flicks and waves.
  • Creating Curls – Includes barrel, loose and tight curls and the tricks to keep them in place.
  • GHD’s – Professional use of GHD’s, including 4 different creative styles.
  • Styles using hair curlers – You will be taught how to use tongs to create volume, different sized curls, flicks, and learn the industry’s latest trends.
  • Plaiting – Learn how to braid into loose/natural, creative and dramatic catwalk and photo styles – including fishtail plaiting.
  • Hair pieces – The use of temporary pieces to enhance show-stopping styles.
  • Pony tails – The latest trends for fashion, catwalk and photographic pony tails.
  • French pleat and bee hive – You will be taught how to create a classic French pleat and the bee hive style.
  • Retro fashion – Fashion is always repeating itself, we show you how to bring styles into this century.
  • Photographic hair styling – Learn adaptable looks for the fast-paced photo shoot environment.
  • Celebrity looks – Re-create the looks seen on the most popular celebs today.
  • Fashion editorial – Creating the latest editorial looks from the most recognised fashion publications.
  • LMS certificate awarded on completion of the course

Students are welcome to bring in a camera to take photos during this course.

// What can I do with this course?

Students can work as professional session stylists with their London Makeup School certificate.

// What courses can I progress onto?

If students wish to focus their skills further, we would recommend our Bridal Hair Up courseAsian Bridal Hair course and Diamond Makeup Artist Certificate.

We offer a wide range of dates throughout the year, find what best suits you
or contact us for more options.