Helen Wood

As a hairdresser I believe it’s important to stay current on new products, trends, styles & techniques. I continue my education year round to keep me enthusiastic, inspired and willing to try new things.

2019

  • Rene Furterer Okara Product Knowledge & Goldwell Pure Pigments - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.

2018

  • Rene Furterer Business Building Class - Atelier Emmanuel Salon, San Francisco CA.
  • R+Co. Blow Dry Class - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Kevin.Murphy Cutting Class - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Goldwell Topchic & Colorance Revealed - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Alfaparf Pigments Class - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Scalp & Hair Treatment Class - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Scalp & Hair Treatment Class - Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • R+Co. Product Knowledge — Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Product Knowledge w/ Laura Nidetz — Wood Salon, Berkeley CA.

2017

  • Beauty Solutions Haircutting Class w/ Anthony Edge — Lafayette Resource Center CA.
  • Rene Furterer Product Knowledge Class w/ Ama Makini — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • R+Co. Education Event w/ Howard McLaren — Fort Mason, San Francisco CA
  • Kevin.Murphy Hair Cutting Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • R+Co. Product Knowledge Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Balayage & Business Building — Atelier Emmanuel Salon, San Francisco CA.
  • Rene Furterer Scalp/Hair Treatment Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Kevin.Murphy Styling Class — Revival Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Curly Hair Cutting Class w/ Ali Salahshoor — Atelier Emmanuel Salon, San Francisco CA.

2016

  • Wig Making Class — Atelier Emmanuel Salon, San Francisco CA.
  • California Beauty and Barber Expo — Santa Cruz CA.
  • Evo Cutting Demo by Anthony Edge — Revival Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Privé Signature Styling Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.

2015

  • René Furterer Up-styling Class by Andrea Donoghue — San Ramon, CA.
  • René Furterer Power Consulting Class by Laura Nidetz @ Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • René Furterer Business Building Event by Erik Pearson —- Courtyard, San Francisco CA.
  • Privé Signature Styling Class by PeterHairBH — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Academy Class: Up-styling w/ John Vella — 383 Miller, Mill Valley CA.
  • Kevin Murphy COLOR.ME Class — Claremont Hotel, Oakland CA.
  • Spring Symposium 2015: Prive & Label.M — Parc 55 Wyndham S.F CA.
  • René Furterer Scalp & Hair Treatment Class w/Stacey Miller — Hermosa Salon, CA.
  • Sean Paisant & Hattori Hanzo education — Festoon Salon, CA.
  • International Salon & Spa Expo — Long Beach Convention Center, CA.

2014

  • Privé Cutting Class w/Justus @ Beauty Lounge — Walnut Creek, CA. Goldwell Color Camp w/Derrick Zeno — Sacramento CA.
  • Goldwell: Blonding Techniques w/Darren Fuller — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Privé Product Knowledge — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furterer Styling Event w/ Marisol from France — diPietro Todd, S.F. CA.
  • SalonCrowd: Color Techniques — Berkeley CA.
  • Spring Symposium 2014: Prive/Kevin.Murphy/Label.M/HotHeads. — Grand Hyatt S.F CA.
  • Goldwell Kerasilk Keratin Treatment Training — Salon Tivoli S.F. CA.
  • SalonCrowd: Barbering by Bishlam — Berkeley CA.
  • SalonCrowd: Client Retention by Stacey Miller. — Kensington CA.

2013

  • SalonCrowd: Braiding taught by Annette Macfie — Berkeley CA.
  • SalonCrowd: Up-Styles by Jenna Feldman. — Berkeley CA.
  • SalonCrowd: Cutting by Peter Gaiten Salon S.F. — Berkeley CA.
  • Brazilian Blowout Certification — Hilton San Jose, CA.
  • Moroccan Oil Product Knowledge Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Nick Arrojo “Happy Mondays” Education Event — Stages Salon, S.F. CA.
  • Rene Furturer Inspirational French Styling Event — Atelier Emmanuel Salon, CA.
  • Kevin Murphy INSPIRE.ME Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Rene Furturer Product Knowledge & Cutting Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley CA.
  • Deconstruction: Dry Hair Finishing &Texturizing — Hermosa Salon., CA.
  • HOTHEADS Hair Extension Application — Embassy Suites, Walnut Creek, CA.
  • I.C.O.N. Signature Braiding Technique — Embassy Suites, Walnut Creek, CA.
  • International Salon & Spa Expo — Long Beach Convention Center, CA.

2012

  • Barbering Basics — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Braiding Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • 3 Day Kevin Murphy Event — The Hyatt in San Francisco, CA.
  • Goldwell Foundation 3: Elumen and Lightener — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Bob razor cutting class w/ Edwin Rivera — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Color, Cut & Style Demo w/ Nick Arrojo & Brian Bode — Oya Salon, Monterey, CA.
  • Blow Dry Demo & Hands-On w/ Caitlin Boehm — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Goldwell Colorance Update — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.

2011

  • Kevin Murphy Stitch Me Demo — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • M.A.C. Drag Makeup Master Class — Vally Fair, Santa Clara, CA.
  • Croma-Value-Hue/Advanced Color — Goldwell Academy, Santa Monica, CA.
  • Goldwell Brown Color Seminar —Alcheme Salon, S.F. CA.
  • Kevin Murphy Long Hair Styling — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Up-Do Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Elumen Color Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Tax Class with Maryann Cha — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • di Pietro Todd Haircutting & Styling Techniques — Pier 7, S.F. CA.
  • Kevin Murphy Product Knowledge — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Trend Zoom Cut & Color — “W” Hotel, S.F. CA.
  • Moroccan Oil Class — Hermosa Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Goldwell Balayage & Color Placement — Vim & Vigar, S.F. CA.
  • Goldwell Color Correction — Peter Thomas, Berkeley, CA.
  • Cutting & Balyage — diPietro Todd, S.F. CA.
  • KMS Cutting Class — Trio Salon, Burlingame, CA.

2010

  • 5 Day Blow day class — Blo Bar, S.F. CA.
  • Correct it Creatively (Part 1) — Goldwell Academy, Santa Monica, CA.
  • Bumble & Bumble Styling Class — Peter Thomas Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Trend Zoom —“W” Hotel S.F. CA.
  • KMS Cutting Class — Peter Thomas Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Goldwell Switch Seminar — Metamorphosis Salon, S.F. CA.

2009

  • Goldwell Color Secession 2 & 3.
  • di Pietro Todd Color Class — Peter Thomas Hair, Berkeley, CA.
  • Trend Zoom Cut & Color—“W” Hotel S.F. CA.
  • KMS Up-do Class with Alex Talon — Peter Thomas Hair, Berkeley , CA.

2008

  • di Pietro Todd Cutting Class — Peter Thomas Hair, Berkeley, CA.
  • Cutting Class — Peter Thomas Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Trend Zoom Cut & Color — Westin Hotel, S.F. CA.
  • Cut & Cutting Class — Peter Thomas Salon, Berkeley, CA.
  • Advanced Color Placement & Formulation — Goldwell Academy, Santa Monica, CA.
  • Basic Foundation Women’s Cutting — The Blow Salon, Berkeley, CA.

2007

  • Trend Zoom — Claremont Hotel, Berkeley, CA.
  • Goldwell Color Secession 1

More classes in & before 2007 however I didn’t record them...

2004

  • Graduated from the San Franscisco Insitite of Esthetics and Cosmetology (Paul Mitchell School), CA.