Matrix Programs of Passion is an exciting new series of classes where our Artistic Directors and Level 4 Educators have the opportunity to develop and share their own programs based on their true passion. Don't miss out on this unique learning experience from the most inspirational educators in the industry. These classes are taught at our New Matrix Regional Academies. Call our Matrix Education Concierge at (906) 424-4399 to book the class that most inspires you.

BACK TO THE FUTURE with Nicholas French

Together with the experience of his late father Nicholas has devised a course that tests the imagination and will light that creative fire that lies within us. Taking the audience on a long historical journey to a new fresh destination which is: "BACK TO THE FUTURE".

Things you'll learn:
  • Techniques on how to take the past and make them modern
  • How to use core principals and use as foundation to all styles
  • Hands-on use of techniques from award-winning collections
"A NEW PERSPECTIVE" with Chrystofer Benson

Want to know more about the concepts and techniques from award-winning hair collections? Come experience a class with GOOGLE GLASS technology and a new perspective of creativity and techniques. Chrystofer shares his insights, successes, and how it translates into being more progressive behind the chair, which can help increase your overall revenue. Take a journey into these creative concepts and add your individuality to watch them succeed for you!

Things you'll learn:
  • Techniques in haircutting, hair coloring, and styling
  • How creative inspirations are sourced and developed
  • Building blocks, concepts, and techniques of award-winning collections
  • Seeing a new and different perspective with the GOOGLE GLASS technology
RAZOR'S EDGE with Franco Della Grazia

Want to create more texture and movement in hair and expand your knowledge and creativity? Join our razor-cutting expert, Franco Della Grazia, who will guide through basic to advanced razor cutting techniques and explore new ways to create movement and texture. The Razor is a simple tool that provides extraordinary result!

Things you'll learn:
  • Razor vs. Scissor
  • How to hold a razor
  • Parts of the razor
  • 3 haircuts
"MORE THAN BALAYAGE" with Dan Csicsai

Want to know how to master the blonding technique that is sweeping the nation? Come learn how to achieve depth and dimension with easy, time-saving techniques without using foils! Learn why and when to choose Balayage along with many other blonding secrets from choosing the right product to color placement. Then promote yourself as a Balayage trained colorist!

Things you'll learn:
  • Why Balayage
  • When to use Balayage
  • 3 Balayage techniques to build your creativity

Master the art of geometric shapes as Daniel shares his in-depth knowledge and approach on how to design a haircut for each client's face shape, understanding bone structure and the planes of the head. This hands-on class will give you the opportunity to fine-tune your skills to deliver the perfect haircut every time.

Things you'll learn:
  • Dry haircutting techniques
  • Planes of the head
  • Finger angles