About Our Education

  • About Education:

    Education is the cornerstone of Salon Services' mission and philosophy. We are 100% dedicated to the pursuit of life-long learning and providing the best possible, most innovative education to our clients. Our education department offers a wide variety of classes in business, technical training, leadership and people-building skills. Classes are held in-salon, in our classrooms and showrooms. See our About our Facilities listed below for more details. Salon Services' commitment to education is demonstrated by our investments in educational offerings: A full-time Dermalogica Skincare Educator, dedicated skin and hair care education with multiple technical classroom facilities. We offer classes throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Montana and Arizona.

  • Our Cancellation Policy:

    All Salon Services Event tickets are non-refundable. It's the purchaser’s responsibility to contact Salon Services of any changes or issues. Please contact our education department at 425.251.8840.

  • Education and Events:

    For our entire history, Salon Services has prided itself in its education offerings. As we have grown and experienced success in developing products, opening salons, and creating fashion-forward collections, our focus has never strayed. We are committed to creating real hair for real people, innovative collections that inspire, and advanced cosmetology programs that cultivate skills for licensed beauty professionals. Classes are taught by professional guest instructors, as well as our own in-house educators, owners and brand managers. To sign up for upcoming classes or events, please click on the education tab, select your area of interest and complete the online registration form. Classes are for licensed professionals only.

  • Skincare Education:

    Registration Requirements & Class Information: You must be a Dermalogica account holder (not Dermalogica student) & a licensed aestheticians to attend classes. Registration is required online to attend Dermalogica classes, no exceptions as space is limited. Salon Services reserves the right to cancel, change classes or substitute educators and only those registered will be notified.

  • About our Facilities:

    Courses through Salon Services Education programs are regularly available at our Showroom Education Spaces as well as hosted locations across the Pacific Northwest, including Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Montana and Arizona. From Basic Styling to Advanced Colour and Cutting, learn more about our Education Program offerings on our Education Calendar.

  • Hands-on Skincare Facility:

    Salon Services is recognized as an official host site for the International Dermal Institute classes, which are taught by professional guest instructors, as well as our own in-house educators. From foundation courses such as European Skin Care, to advanced Tibetan Wellness therapies, IDI classes are non-product specific, allowing you to learn treatment techniques in a non-commercial environment. From facial techniques to full-body treatments, to waxing and grooming our facilities allow us to provide you with the education you need to increase your skill set of and menu of services.

  • Hands-on Technical Facility:

    Our Technical Room offers everything necessary for hands-on classes and demonstrations. With all the functional components of a salon (chair, sinks, dispensary), our Renton, WA, facility was created to offer you the best experience for learning cutting techniques, coloring skills and so much more.

  • Offsite Education & Events:

    Salon Services Special Events are hosted throughout the year in our Showroom Education Spaces and hosted by local salons across the Pacific Northwest. Check our Events Page to see what's offered near you! We also offer classes in many of our showrooms and offsite locations. View our education page for a full calendar of classes, events and locations.

  • Salon Services Great Room:

    Salon Services Renton, WA, headquarters boasts an in-house theater with a capacity of nearly 100 people. Featuring a stage, advanced AV equipment and plenty of room, this theater plays host to our larger events and business classes.