Discover our curated roundup of the best apps for hairstylists in education.
With so many business-building and hairstyling apps available (and new ones cropping up every day), it’s difficult to know which ones are best for you. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a new hairstylist, we’ve rounded up the latest in apps that will help you build your business and inspire your creativity. This week, we’re highlighting our top five education apps for stylists.
Used as a communcation tool by Matrix, BeautyForce the app has become the platform that alllows the brand to connect hairstylists with its education programs along with videos, colour support and product knowledge. In addition, the app has become the hub for all things social media along with connecting you to more than 8,000 hairstylists who access Matrix social media platforms.
Style Station by Redken
From consultation scripts to lookbooks, Redken’s Style Station allows hairstylists to transform their clients’ experience. In addition, the app is great for students who can access the Journal feature and save notes from class. This is a must-have tool for stylists at all stages of their careers.
Goldwell Augmented Reality
Offering a 3-D digital perspective, Goldwell’s Augmented Reality app offers hairstylists a more realistic view of colour and cuts. It acts in conjunction with the brand’s service manual, so hairstylists can use their phone and bring the diagrams to life with a 360-degree view of cut and colour.
Matrix Color Lounge
Featuring hundreds of shades and top trends, Matrix Color Lounge adds a new dimension to consultations. For many clients, making a change to their hair colour can be a difficult decision but now hairstylists can show their clients what they would look like with a darker hue or mermaid hair. Plus, clients can use the app to share their new look on social media while you’re making the transformation in the salon. In addition, the Craft Education feature explains how to re-create the hottest trend while giving you a breakdown of the latest techniques.
Digitize your clients’ colour cards and have all the information you need right at your fingertips with the Colorista app. The app offers a comprehensive library of hair colour formulations compatible with major hair colour brands, all in one easily searchable spot. Plus, you can save your clients’ personalized formulas and photos, along with any additional notes, and set multiple timers to manage multiple clients simultaneously.