Training Class Description

Training Available at Intercosmetics - Class Descriptions

To find out upcoming dates for our classes, please visit the Spa Technology Calendar, or contact our educator at training@intercosmetics.ca, or call 1-800-263-4333 ext 222.

 

SKIN CARE

 

RVB SKINLAB KNOWLEDGE ACADEMY

Discover what RVB SKINLAB is all about! Learn advanced skin care strategies, specialty facials and customer service techniques to help you take charge of your skincare business!  All classes are free with an opening order, and open to all RVB SKINLAB account holders.  Discover SKINLAB!

 

Level 1: Introduction/Working in the Treatment Room

INCLUDES NEW SKIN CARE TREATMENTS

This is the fundamental course for working in the treatment room, with a full immersion in the science behind the formulations of dermo cosmetics and communication within the RVB SKINLAB world.

  • Learn the unique way this line targets the root cause of all skin concerns, and understand how the latest research is incorporated in the line.
  • Gain in-depth knowledge of cellular communication with the exclusive to RVB SKINLAB  51 +3 HyaluComplex to achieve proper  skin fitness.
  • How to recognize skin conditions and learn to choose, case by case, the appropriate course of treatment and homecare.
  • The science behind Deep Cleansing & Detoxification of all skin
  • The use of chemical peels, enzymes and exfoliants
  • Theory and practical knowledge of:

Oxygenating, Anti-ageing, Moisturizing, Soothing [including Rosacea & Couperose], Purifying/Acne.

Hours: 10am to 4pm   Receive a level 1 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or OPENING ORDER of RVB SKINLAB; FREE to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Level 2: Corrective treatments: ICON TIME Antiage, Perfection & Sublime

Based on the latest research, these specialty treatments offer cutting edge, customized solutions that your clients won’t be able to find anywhere else. 

  • The ICON TIME Antiage treatments let you choose a targeted response to the signs of aging at every decade – using Silver, Gold and Platinum for a luxurious and beneficial treatment your clients will love.
  • The Perfection Treatment - the antioxidant solutions for all skins to reduce signs of ageing, pollution, stress and reinforce skins defenses.
  • Sublime Treatment – a shock treatment for skin problems related to uneven skin texture, dilated pores, blemishes and wrinkles.

Hours: 10 to 4 pm        Receive level 2 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or OPENING ORDER of RVB SKINLAB; FREE to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Level 3: WHITELIGHT -Skin Brightening/ Anti Spot Treatments for a Flawless Complexion

As consumer demand for flawless, brighter skin continues to rise, skin therapists must stay up-to-date with ingredient trends if they want to remain competitive and offer these high-demand treatments. Discoloration and pigmentation ranks high on the list of skin concerns. It is now possible to achieve effective results to address these concerns and achieve flawless luminous complexions but only if skin therapists use up to date treatments containing ground breaking ingredients.  Discover what these new ingredients are, how they work and why they are the latest buzz ingredients used in the WHITELIGHT treatment line. Thanks to these innovative products with the required targeted care and right knowledge you can charge of your skin care business and offer this lucrative and sought-after treatment to your clients!  

Hours: 10 to 3 pm   Receive a level 3 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or Opening order of RVB SKINLAB; free to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Level 4: Specialty Facial Treatments V-Lifting & Youth Venom,  

Plus “The Ritual”: Exceptional Customer Experiences & Successful Homecare Strategies

Targeted Corrective Treatments for Wrinkles, Sagging and Loss of Tone

  • Learn the Lifting Facial, which redefines facial contours with our V-Lift method, based on the latest advances in anti-aging procedures.
  • Freeze those wrinkles with Venom Treatment discover it’s unique ability to drastically fight the appearance of superficial and deep wrinkles. 
  • Discover The Ritual approach to the client – developed by RVB SKINLAB to establish a stronger connection with your customers and generate better service and sales.
  • Get fully booked! Learn customer service strategies to keep your clients coming back
  • We discuss the best strategies to increase your retail sales generate more income – without sounding pushy and driving your customers away.

Hours: 10 to 3 pm      Receive a level 4 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or Opening order of RVB SKINLAB; free to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Level 5: Resurfacing – The New Era Of Skin Renewal Peels

Based on the latest research, learn how this effective yet safe treatment visibly reduces wrinkles, acne scars, imperfections, uneven complexion.

  • Learn the three intensity beauty paths that specifically address multiple skin blemishes
  • With the latest skin renewing ingredients including Revivyl, Retinol and Epidermal Growth Factor

Learn how to match the right peel to each client for the best results

Hours: 10 to 3 pm      Receive a level 5 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or Opening order of RVB SKINLAB; free to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Level 6: HD BODY FIT – Targeted Body Treatments for High Definition Results                                                        

Discover an innovative product line an ingredient list that can redefine body shapes and combat localised adiposity and orange-peel skin. Based on the principle that a body’s shape is the result of communication between the cells that make up the tissues, the new “shapely body” treatment rebalances cellular communication and acts inside the tissues, sculpting the body’s shape, producing visible and high-definition effects.

Hours: 10 to 3 pm  Receive a level 6 certificate of completion

Investment: $250.00 or Opening order of RVB SKINLAB; free to RVB SKINLAB account holders.

 

Swiss+Med Targeted Corrective Skincare

Swiss+Med: Alpha Beta Peel and Biolift Facial -   specialized treatments focusing on an anti-aging peel and lifting. Whether you currently use Swiss+Med or are looking for the latest trend, this workshop will help you stay on top of anti-aging solutions.

Hours: 10am – 1pm

Investment: $75, redeemable in products featured

 

Naturmed Skin Care Seminar

Gain knowledge of our complete range of natural skin care from Italy, Naturmed; including glycolic peels and a unique yeast treatment.  Whether you currently use Naturmed or are looking for a new skincare line, this workshop will help you stay ahead of the competition.

Hours: 10am – 3pm

Investment: Free

 

Skin Accents from Germany – Demo Day

Enhance your facial treatments with an assortment of products to upgrade and customize your service menu.  Become skilled at alginate and collagen masks, enzyme peels and special application techniques.

Hours: 10am – 3pm

Investment: Free

 

Make Up Artistry

 

RVBLAB The Makeup Demo

RVBLAB The Makeup offers you professional treatment makeup in the latest shades, straight off the runways of Italy. See personalized Eye Makeup Tricks, Hot Trends and Effective Retailing, The New Bridal Makeup and Makeup to Suit Age and Personality.

Hours:10am – 4pm

Investment: Free

 

DINAIR Airbrushing Makeup Certificate Course

Become a more versatile and in-demand artist by enhancing your makeup techniques using Dinair airbrushing. Airbrushing makeup will broaden your skill set, enable you to achieve flawless coverage, and expand your career opportunities.

  • Custom Coverage – sheer to opaque
  • Natural Looking
  • Fast & Easy Blending
  • Water Resistant & Rub free
  • Easily covers scars, tattoos
  • Perfect for Bridal makeup!

Hours:

Investment: $399, plus starter kit $295

 

Technology and Equipment

 

Microdermabrasion Demo Day

Learn about various microdermabrasion techniques and equipment, including diamond and crystal microdermabrasion, and waterdermabrasion.

Hours: 11am – 1pm

Investment: Free

 

Demo on Vasculyse

Learn about the Vasculyse – for safe, noninvasive effective treatment of a variety of embarrassing skin blemishes. See a demo to discover all that this machine can do for your clients.

Hours: 11am – 1pm

Investment: Free

 

Esthetic Technologies from Silhouet-Tone Demo

See and experience the latest in esthetic technologies from Silhouet-Tone, including the New Silver Peel and Essential Peel microdermabrasion, Dermapod high performance system, the Vasculyse, Structural Remodelling SRS and more!

Hours: 1am – 1pm

Investment: Free

 

IPL – DERMEO Info Session

Intercosmetics is now offering a FREE information seminar on our excellent IPL from Paris, France. This IPL is CSA approved by Health Canada and boasts the latest new technological advances including a water cooled hand piece.  Come in and learn about what The Dermeo can do for your business! Call 1 800 263 4333 ex. 236 to book an individual appointment

Hours: 11am – 1pm

Investment: Free  

 

Body

  

Hot Stone Therapy- (Contact Gina’s College)

In this two-day course learn a complete body massage using volcanic basalt stones in conjunction with massage movements, and the benefits behind proper stone placement. This is a hands-on workshop, attendees should be prepared to work on each other.

Hours: 10am – 4pm

Investment: $450 (includes complete Hot Stone Kit), or $250 for participants who already own the kit.

 

Esthetics

 

Bold Lashes Permanent Lash Extensions Certificate Course (2 Days)

Increase your clientele and earning potential with this in-demand service! Permanent lash extensions are quickly becoming one of the most popular beauty services, and Intercosmetics has prepared a course to give you the high quality training that is essential for your success. Taught by our experienced and highly knowledgeable lash technicians, this 2 day, part time course is hands-on, and will leave you with the necessary training and supplies to get started in the lash business right away. Model needed.

Investment: Promotion price $699, must purchase Bold Lashes Professional Starter Kit, sold separately.

NEW! Lash Lift & Lash

Lash Lift is the latest service that lifts and curls lashes from the root to the tip, creating the appearance of thicker, more voluminous lashes. Done on natural lashes, it is an easy and non-invasive way to enhance the lashes you naturally have. 

Hours: 10 to 12

Investment: Free with Professional Starter [Refectocil Starter kit allows for up to 36 sets of lashes]. Kit $149.95 plus tax

Please note:  Class size is limited to 12 attendees.   All attendees must be willing to work on each other in order to relieve a certificate.

 

Refectocil Lash and Brow Tinting – Health Canada Approved Certification

Lash and Brow tinting is an easy service to incorporate into your salon or spa business. Learn how to choose the correct color and apply eyelash and eyebrow tint to give your clients the look they desire. Model Required.

Hours: 1:00pm   – 2pm 

Investment:  Free with Professional Starter kit $129.95 plus tax

Please note: Class size is limited to 12 attendees.   All attendees must be willing to work on each other in order to recieve a certificate.

 

Eyelash Curl (Perming) – Health Canada Approved Certification

Learn this in demand service. Perming the lashes gives them a wonderful curl, making the eyes appear larger and more expressive. Model Required.

Hours: 10am – 12 noon

Investment: free with starter kit $108.20

 

Threading Workshop – (Contact Gina’s College)

Still the favored method of hair removal by many cultures, threading works especially well on facial areas. Learn this specialized technique from our Master Trainer. This is a hands-on workshop; attendees should be prepared to work on each other.

 

Eye Brow Artistry Workshop

The eyebrows are the frame to a beautiful face, and serve to enhance expression and youth. Learn how to analyze the face to create a perfect shape for every client. Learn hair removal methods, eye brow tinting and make up techniques. (Please bring your favourite tweezers)

Hours: 10am – 12:30pm

Investment: $75

 

Waxing Hair Removal

Learn advanced waxing techniques featuring Cristina D’s painless wax system for hard wax. Learn the best methods to remove hair from the face and body and other sensitive areas as well as Brazilian and speed waxing. This is a hands-on workshop, attendees should be prepared to work on each other or provide a model.

Hours: 10am – 3pm

Investment: $150 ($50 redeemable in featured products)

 

Infection Control Certification Seminar

Acquire new skills in maintaining your spa’s sanitation by implementing infection control procedures. Ensure your clients’ confidence in your spa by certifying yourself and all your staff members in proper sanitation and disinfection procedures. Review basic microbiology and chemistry.

Hours: 10am – 4pm

Investment: $25, redeemable in products featured

 

CND

 

CND MASTER: To become a CND Master, you must successfully complete any of the following Master courses: Master Painter, Master Sculptor or Master Architect.

CND Masters enjoy the following benefits:

  • Listing on cnd.com Salon Locator as a CND Master Painter, Master Sculptor or Master Architect
  • Master status listing on the CND database

CND Master status is valid for five years from the date of course completion.

 

CND GRAND MASTER: To become a CND Grand Master, you must successfully complete all three Master courses (Master Painter, Master Sculptor and Master Architect) within three years. 

CND Grand Masters enjoy the following benefits:

  • Listing on cnd.com Salon Locator as a CND Grand Master
  • Special Grand Master gift and certificate
  • Priority consideration for CND Education Ambassador opportunities

CND Grand Master status is valid for three years from the date of completion of the LAST Master course.

 

Master Painter – Featuring CND Shellac and Vinylux

Master the art of color. Discover how to identify clients’ needs and recommend the best color coating dependent on nail type, lifestyle and style preference. Learn perfect polish application, proper removal and how to enhance speed with proven techniques using SHELLAC® Brand 14+ Day Nail Color and VINYLUX® Weekly Polish.

Attendees must bring:  table setup (table lamp, implements, towels), one hand with natural nails.

Hours: 8 hours

Investment: $300

 

Master Sculptor – Featuring Brisa Gel

Master the art of Gel with award-winning BRISA® Gel for clients that need enhanced shape and instant length. Learn the five elements of design, perfect application in single color and forever french and time-saving finishing techniques that create durable, long-lasting enhancements every time.

Attendees must bring: Table setup (table lamp, implements, towels), CND LED lamp or CND UV lamp, one hand with natural nails.

Hours: 8 hours

Investment: $250 – includes Brisa Intro Pack

 

Master Architect – Featuring Retention + Enhancements

Master the art of Liquid & Powder with award-winning RETENTION+® Enhancements, for clients that demand transformation of the most troubled nails and dramatic enhancements. Learn the five elements of design, perfect application in single color and forever french and time-saving finishing techniques that create the best architecture for any illusion.

Attendees must bring: Table setup (table lamp, implements and towels), one hand with natural nails.

Hours: 8 hours

Investment: $250 – includes Master Architect Pack

 

Shellac Brand Certification and the Secrets of Success

Become a SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro* and unlock the Secrets of SHELLAC® Brand 14+ Day Nail Color. Discover unlimited color and style options that will satisfy your client’s every wish. SHELLAC® BRAND CERTIFIED PRO BENEFITS:

  • Listing on cnd.com Salon Locator as a SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro
  • Welcome Kit with FREE business-building tools
  • FREE Quarterly merchandise materials

Attendees must bring: To be certified, students must bring: valid Photo I.D., SHELLAC® Base Coat, Six SHELLAC® Colors, XPRESS5™  Top Coat or SHELLAC® Top Coat, CND® LED Lamp or CND® UV Lamp, CuticleAway™, SCRUBFRESH®SOLAROIL®OFFLY FAST™ Moisturizing Remover,CND® Foil Remover Wraps and 99% Isopropyl Alcohol.

Hours: 4 hours

Investment: $25, redeemable in products featured

 

Skill Building with Brisa Gel

Discover the fundamentals of BRISA® Gel, interactive professional application techniques and the keys to success.

Attendees must bring: Table setup (table lamp, implements, towels), CND LED lamp or CND UV lamp, one hand with natural nails.

Hours: 4 hours

Investment: $125 – includes kit.

 

Skill Building with RETENTION+ Liquid & Powder

Discover the fundamentals of RETENTION+® Liquid & Powder product system through interactive professional application techniques and the keys to success.

Attendees must bring: Table setup (table lamp, implements, towels), one hand with natural nails.

Hours: 4 hours

Investment: $125 – includes kit.

 

CND Playstation

On-demand Q&A and demonstration sessions featuring the latest product offerings and nail styles from CND. No appointment necessary.

  • Get inspired ad see the latest trends unveiled
  • Be the first to see NEW colors of the season.

Hours: 4-8 hours

Investment: Free