ABCH Performance Exam Simplified*


Day 1 (11:00 - 12:30)

The step by step process of taking the examination is demonstrated here by Jay Marshlick and Courtney von Berg, distinguished haircolorists with 10 years of evaluating experience. The knowledge you gain in this class will propel you to the top of the scoring ladder. You will have three hours to process all of the information and techniques necessary to pass the examination.

This class has a $15.00 surcharge for the maintenance of the mannequin. You will be using mock bleach and the mannequin will remain in the classroom at the end of the class.


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Stephen Adams

Stephen Adams is a positive and innovative problem solver, who has participated in many aspects within the beauty industry for the last 25 years. Through out the years he has been inspired deeply by the cultures of his surroundings. Art, humor, and clothing styles kindle his imagination and helps him see the world in a different aspect of texture, density, color and movement. Stephen has and remains in all aspects of this industry including salon owner, educator, and artistic leader at Moxie Hair Salon. Stephen founded Moxie Hair Salon in Minneapolis in 1999 and opened a second location in St. Paul in 2005. These Salons have developed a reputation as one of the most popular top end salons in the Twin Cities. In 2012 He started a distribution center of tools for hairdressers. and in 2014 He joined and co formed the BCEAssociation, a not for profit education association for beauty industry in the state of Minnesota. His commitment to education, community, and his industry is what pushes him to be the best of his abilities. His growing national reputation stems from his work as a platform artist for companies such as Aveda, JohnPaul Mitchell Systems, and ARROJO.