Do you ever wish you had a crystal ball to use in your classroom? Maybe you’ve wanted to show students a professional salon in action or put theory and soft skills topics into context of the everyday workplace. Perhaps you want them to be exposed to the types of challenges they will inevitably face with customers, coworkers and managers. Well, we can’t offer you the future, however we can offer you the next best thing, a scenario-based learning experience. One that is delivered via 48 episodes that follow an entertaining and engaging storyline.
Studio Luma: Scenarios for Salon-Ready Professionals is a DVD Series that follows main characters Silvie, Brad, Viv, Alice and Maya as they perform cutting, coloring, and chemical texture services on clients while problem solving challenges and striving for success. It was designed to give students a glimpse into their future, allowing them to observe a working salon and the types of situations they will face, ultimately feeling confident approaching them, and become fully prepared to take the next step in their journey to becoming a successful licensed professional.
Running Time: 31 Hours | ©2018
List Price: $1049.95 USD
This clip shows Brad, a Studio Luma stylist, who is letting his hectic day affect his mood and interactions with his guest Stephanie. This sample clip sets the scene for the rest of the episode which teaches students time management skills and how to manage adversity, all while walking them through the steps of a layered cut.
In this clip, Maya helps a guest go back to being a brunette after spending some time blonde. Specifically, it showcases part of the two-step process of first pre-lightening the hair and second, applying the new color.
This clip shows one of several animations found throughout each episode which help to breakdown complex theory information in a fun, memorable way for students.