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720 Burnhamthorpe Road West Unit 3, Mississauga Ontario 905-461-3035
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Workshop (1 Day)
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Gain a competitive edge and build loyalty – learn how to confidently deliver the ultimate shave experience for your guests at Eikonic’s Shave Class.

What are you to expect at our Sunday Shave Class? A man will shave 20000 times in his life. When he chooses to be shaved in the skillful hands of a barber, he’s entrusting in you with his life. It’s an undeniable bond between him and you- his trusted life-long barber.  In this immersive class, learn how to build client loyalty with our Shave Workshop. Gain the skills and technical know-how to design and deliver the ultimate shave experience that will set you apart from the rest.

Inclusions: Razor, shave bowl, blades, safety razor, lunch, certification

Course outline: e course deck – Eikonic Shave 2020



What you will learn
  • Back hand stroke
  • Forward stroke
  • How to load the blade
  • Razor handling and angling techniques
  • Efficient use of blade surface
  • Body positioning and stance
  • Skin preparation and post care
  • Controlling non-dominant hand
  • Understanding blade balance and center of gravity
  • How to avoid nicks and cuts
  • What to do with problematic skin
Day 1
  • Shave history safety and sanitation
  • Skin and shave theory and methodology
  • Preparatory work and conditioning
  • Double edge safety razor loading handling
  • Straight Razor loading handling
  • Badger Brush purpose and applications
  • Preparatory and procedures
  • Skin analysis
  • Selecting different products for skin types
  • Handling and angling techniques to prevent  razor bumps and in-growns
  • Service Design & branding

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