Coming in 2021 | The Loft at Define Academy

Get Groomed

Men's cutting giving you some challenges? This program will address the principles behind mens grooming and teach you how to use scissor over comb and clipper cutting to get those trending tapers and fades. A must have for those who want to increase their male and female short hair game!
Get Groomed

Time & Location

Coming in 2021
The Loft at Define Academy, 3419 Plumtree Dr #200, Ellicott City, MD 21042, USA

About the Event

At Define Academy safety is our top priorty and we will be doing all we can to keep our guests comfortable during the learning experience. Class sizes will be limited to 6 attendees to allow for social distancing guidelines until further notice.  Each attendee and facilitator will be required to wear a mask during the program until local restriction are lifted.   Each attendee will be required to sign a COVID 19 waiver before attending the program.

What You'll Learn: 

  • Live model demo & hands on with mannequins
  • Men's grooming techniques
  • Scissor over comb
  • Clipper cutting & theory 
  • How to blend and create a seamless taper and fade
  • HOT tips to increase retail sales and make meaningful recommendations to your men
  • How to interpret your mens wants and needs.  Be able to translate technical terms into easy to understand verbiage    

What's Included: 

  • Pivot Point Sam mannequin (yours to keep at the end of class)
  • tripod usage
  • swag bag of goodies
  • snacks/refreshments 

What to Bring: 

  • shears (straight, texture shear, and razor)
  • cutting combs (2), clipper combs, taper combs
  • Clippers, trimmers, guards
  • sectioning clips (10)
  • blowdryer with nozzle
  • water spray bottle 
  • notebook & pen / smartphone 

Registration begins at 9am until 9:30am.  Class begins promptly at 9:30am and ends at 4:30pm.  Snacks and refreshments will be provided, 45 minute lunch break built into schedule. 

Requirements:  Must be a licensed cosmetologist or barber to attend programs. Plan to provide a copy of your license the day of the program. 


Educator: Jason Gribbin, Define Hair Artistic Director | International Redken Artist | Redken 5th Ave Exchange Facilitator 

  • Get Groomed - Mon, 10/26/20

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