1. Can I register for the Volume Training Class without first attending the Classic Training Class?
We strongly recommend for all our students to have some real life eyelash extension working experience before proceeding with Volume Training. All of our students just begging on their journey to become a professional lash artist are strongly encouraged to attend our Classic Training Class before proceeding to Volume. Classic Training will cover all aspects of eyelash extension artist experience, starting from customer interaction and medical consultation, choosing the right products, forms and techniques, as well as many other basic requirements that every lash artist must know before indulging in the world of eyelash extension artistry.
2. What type of license or certification do I need to become a professional lash artist?
Please be advised that every state has it’s own unique regulations. In the state of Florida, you are not required to have a special eyelash extensions license however you do need to have one of the following state licenses: Facialist Specialist, Cosmetologist or Full Specialist. More info on the full requirements for the state of Florida could be found here: www.myfloridalicense.com. For requirements in other states, please feel free to contact us and we will be able to assist you in fining the proper information. After receiving the Boss Babe Lashes Certificate of Completion you will be required to obtain a state regulated esthetician, cosmetology or full specialist license before you can work professionally. The certificate by itself does not permit performing eyelash extensions professionally unless accompanied by one of the above mentioned state licenses.
3. What can I expect during the training? What is included in the price or your training? Is the starter kit included?
All of our classes will be divided into two portions. The first portion of the class is called the “Techniques” portion where our trainer will cover all aspects of lash application techniques, various styles, product options, client consultation and walk you step by step through the real world client experience. Each student is provided with a Notebook for study guide that will walk them through the techniques portion of the class and allow them to take notes and perform several practice assignments. Each student keeps their study guide and is encouraged to reference this guide as they continue to practice after completing the class. The second portion of the class is the “Hands-on” portion. In this portion, each student will require to practice on the mannequin head for the second part of the day. During the hands-on portion all students will be provided with a supply kit to use in class that will include everything needed to start working on your model’s eyelashes. Our trainer will help each student with one on one attention and consult each individually throughout the entire process.
4. Is the starter kit included?
The key fact that distinguishes Boss Babe Lashes from most other training schools is our approach to product selection. While we do offer a wide variety of lash extensions and accessories that can be purchased on our website, a student will never be forced to purchase our products. We do not include the kit in our class price in order to make the class more affordable as well as to give each student the freedom of decision to either proceed with our starter kit (sold separately) or proceed with any other brand. Our trainer will gladly take the time to explain the benefits and shortcomings of each brand upon your request and advise each student on the best way for them to proceed.
5.Do students receive discounts on your products online?
Yes, each of our students will have access to special pricing on all the products posted on our website. Each student will be provided with a unique code to enter at checkout to activate their student discount.
6. Do I receive a certificate upon completion?
Yes, each student will receive a certificate of completion for each class they successfully complete. The certificate will be provided before you leave the training site in order for each student to take it home rather than wait for it in the mail. Please be advised that the Certificate Boss Babe Lashes Extensions provides is not a state license and only certifies completion of the class. Before proceeding to work professionally in the state of Florida, you are required to obtain either an Esthetician, Cosmetologist, Full Specialty or Facialist license. For regulations in other states, please check with your local board of regulations.
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