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KMS IQ Cutting Class

Wow oh wow! We had a great turn-out and some awesome feedback from our three-day course on the IQ cutting method, held last week at the fabulous Goldwell Academy! We love Goldwell and were in for a total treat when global trainer for KMS and Goldwell, Clive Alright, came up from Sydney to be guest artist for the course.

The star cutting techniques that were covered were truly inspirational – from setting down essential foundations to take a stylist anywhere they want to go, to an endless number of haircuts. We love the IQ Cutting Method. No matter how creative a hairdresser wants to be, there’s no doubt the methods covered in the three days form a fantastic, solid and strong basis to get them there, with a more intelligent approach to a comprehensive cutting method.

Edit 2As you know, at Epic Hair Designs our pride and joy is in having well trained staff because the results for our clients speak volumes and keep them happy to trust in what we can do for them.

Clive, with his expert know-how, showed us cutting techniques, refreshing the known, taking it above and beyond, and adding so much more – from basics through to so many fantastic variations, and with stacks of creative pointers along the way.

Our Epic hair designers were so fired up with what they got from the course that they were itching to get back to work with scissors in hand, to apply what was covered.

The IQ Cutting Method is the perfect mix of left-brain knowledge and right-brain creativity. Even the seasoned cutters amongst us learned some great tricks of the trade and got 12065755_10208232648032678_2673771319536266645_nfantastic value from this training. It certainly inspired confidence and creativity and brought with it the freedom to create style, instead of re-creating it.


Check out what our staff had to say…

 “After hairdressing for 16 years I have learned more from this cutting class than others. This course taught me and clarified basic cutting techniques and polishing up my skills. Class size was great and educator very knowledgeable and made the days fun!” ~ Karen.

“I have thoroughly enjoyed the IQ course. I have learned so many techniques and will definitely be implementing them in the salon. I would recommend anybody to do the course – apprentice or somebody that’s been in the industry for a long time, as I think it’s beneficial for everybody. GREAT COURSE – LOVED IT!” ~ Heather

“This course was so motivational and inspiring. I have learnt more in this course than any other I’ve done.” ~ Maddy

“Loved this IQ Cutting Course. It puts new ideas in my mind, bringing the FUN back to hairdressing! Very inspirational course. Can’t wait to go back to work!” ~ Sarah

“Having Clive teach our class was an above amazing experience. Clive broke down everything from partings and sections to what angles the cuts are best at. I learnt a lot and cannot wait to use the techniques back in the class. Never section with a clip J Thanks Clive!” ~ Cassie




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