Category: Academy Events

March 6, 2021

BLENDED BUT BOLD – A PIVOTING FOIL TECHNIQUE

Pivot Point Academy is proud to announce Shanna will run a HANDS-ON CLASS (4 CEU hour credited) to start our 2021 Continuing Education Classes for Cosmetology with a focus on Highlights. Are you looking to create the perfect money piece but struggle with it looking blended? Upgrade your lightener game with this hands-on class featuring…

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March 12, 2018

50 Shades of Skin Demonstration

Come join us for a demonstration on the art of professional makeup for various skin tones. We will discuss foundation color choices, mixing and matching, color correction for pigmentation, application techniques and product recommendation. We will focus on a commercial style of makeup, that will allow you to transition it from bridal to film work….

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July 19, 2017

The Ultimate Zombie – A Fantasy Makeup Demo

Look and learn how to create hyper-realistic injuries, wounds and gore for the ultimate zombie utilizing a skin safe FX silicone widely recognized in the FX industry. Details: August 7, 2017 6pm – 8pm | 2 CEHs Members: $10 | Non-Members: $35 Location: Pivot Point Academy 144 E Lake St. Bloomingdale, IL 60108 About the…

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May 26, 2017

Airbrush Makeup Workshop

Airbrushing has become one of the premier ways of applying makeup. In this session, we will show the airbrush techniques used to apply a flawless face, without being able to detect the actual application of make-up. We strongly encourage you bring your professional makeup brushes and makeup kit. However, the complete airbrush system includes: MUD’s…

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Airbrush Makeup Look and Learn

Airbrushing has become one of the premier ways of applying makeup. In this session, we will show the airbrush techniques used to apply a flawless face, without being able to detect the actual application of make-up. Event Details: Dates and Schedules, please find at School Calendar Costs $25 2 Continuing Education Units Awarded Upon Completion…

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The Perfect Eyebrow Workshop

This workshop focuses on the art of eyebrows. Eyebrows have the power to create expression and character to an individual just by altering the placement subtly or drastically. The process starts with the classic eyebrow shape. Then with minor alterations, eyebrows can be groomed classically or to keep up with the trends. The perfect classic…

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February 27, 2017

Airbrush Makeup Workshop

Sunday April 9th and Monday April 10th, 9 am until 2 pm Airbrushing has become one of the premier ways of applying makeup. In this session, we will show the airbrush techniques used to apply a flawless face, without being able to detect the actual application of make-up. Details: Tuition: introductory offer $750 (regularly $1200,…

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June 7, 2016

Cares For Kids #BEAUTYRAISER

We are looking forward to making a difference with you! In support of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, cosmetology schools nationwide have joined forces to raise funds and Pivot Point Academy is among them. On June 24, 2016, proceeds from services and other sale items in the Student Salon & Spa from 10 a.m….

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May 20, 2016

Summer MUD Makeup Sessions

Smoky Eye Session – June 25, 12:30pm – 2pm This session focuses on classic techniques to create the smoky eye, however, the techniques taught can apply to many styles of eyes. The process of layering eyeshadow and the proper use of light colors for highlights and dark colors for shadows are the keys to creating…

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May 13, 2016

Guest Speaker: Pivot Point Alum Rolf Waller

We were honored to have Rolf come and speak to our students! He was very inspirational. In 1980, the Cosmetology industry found Rolf Waller, and it has never let go. After graduating from Pivot Point his passion for hair led him to study and work in Holland, Norway, Canada, and of course the U.S.A! Rolf…

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