Fashion – Blow Drying & Tonging Techniques

Course Title

FASHION- Blow Drying & Tonging Techniques

Course Dates


TBC further 2018 dates – Please contact us for waiting list!


5 days – Monday to Friday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Course Cost


The world of FASHION & BEAUTY is shaped by industry artists & professionals who have the confidence in their work to capture people’s imagination. Just like designers, stylists, photographers and Make-up artists – being a successful and in-demand Session Hair-Stylist means having a keen eye on the latest trends and techniques, while also feeling you have something new and fresh to show-case in your work.


This fantastic 5-Day Intensive Course is ideal for:

  • HAIR STYLISTS ready to raise your industry-profile by mastering new skills and taking your artistry to the next level.
  • HAIRDRESSERS ambitious to kick-start a career in the Session World and have an edge in the exciting world of salon-based styling sessions.
  • SALON OWNERS set to send their most ambitious and talented stylists on Industry courses that will help you tap into the exciting market and demand for salon-based styling sessions.
  • MAKE-UP ARTISTS ready to expand your clientele and earning potential by adding key hairstyling techniques to your portfolio of skills.
  • BRIDAL HAIR STYLISTS passionate about bringing a fashion-sense and creative finesse to your work, that will help you stand-out from the competition.

FASHION & BEAUTY Editorials, Magazine Covers, Advertising Campaigns & Celebrity Clients require you arrive on set inspired, prepped, confident and READY to work in an environment that is as high-pressure, as it it fun and creatively rewarding. Key to building a name and reputation for yourself in this wonderful industry is being able to think on your feet and to enjoy working within a highly collaborative creative space, where all members of the creative team come together to bring a shared vision to life!

Across the 5-Day Masterclass Sessions you will:

  • Build Confidence in Key Editorial Session Blow-Drying & Tonging Techniques
  • Expand Understanding and Versatility of using Key Styling Tools to master intricate and technically advanced fashion styles
  • Gain Self-Assurance in your expert-knowledge of using Styling Products to achieve a variety of sophisticated textured and finishes
  • Develop an eye and love for detail in your work that will impress on-set
  • Deepen your Knowledge of current Industry Trends and how you can translate these to give expression to your own unique sense of style as a stylist
  • Articulate your ideas with clarity, confidence and focus
  • Attain invaluable insights and advice on your role on-set and professional etiquette
  • Find and indulge your passion to push your artistic and technical limits LEARNING = INSPIRATION

Key focus across all sessions will be on the following areas:

  • Prepping, Sectioning & Setting Hair
  • Heat Protection and vital Session Hair-Care
  • Product Knowledge
  • Texture & Structure of Styles
  • Volume & Hold of Styles
  • Directional Blow-Drying
  • How to create perfect Wave & Curl Patterns
  • Hair Weft Extension Techniques
  • High Definition Perfection
  • Photographic Finish
  • Control, Manipulation and Contouring of Hair Movement
  • Understanding & Fulfilling a Creative Brief

This course is structured as a series of intimate Masterclass Sessions, where Kevin and our team of fantastic high-profile guest tutors share their most technically advanced and trusted techniques.

Course Fees: £ 925.00



A complete kit is required to take part in the course. The styling tools you will need to bring along to all classes are: Professional hair dryer with diffuser, Straightening irons, Curling tongs (no wands!), Tail comb, Large Tooth comb, Cuttig Comb, Hair Cutting Scissors, Small & Medium Bristle brushes, Paddle brush, Denman brush, Section clips,Water spray. The Kevin Fortune Hair Styling Academy will provide all the styling-products needed during classes.

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