Vintage & Bridal Hair Training Academy

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We offer a variety of courses to suit professionals, aspriing hair stylists and those who simply want to learn to self-style.

Have you dreamed of learning how to perfect vintage hair styling? You’ve come to the right place! Le Keux are known worldwide for their amazing styling skills, now you can learn personally from the Le Keux founders Lynsey Le Keux and Diablo Rose and Branch Manager Violet Vixen.

Our courses are friendly and welcoming to all skill levels. Whether you’re learning for personal styling, or developing your skills as a professional stylist, we have the course for you.

To book email or call 0121 224 7377 or email


Complete Beginners Vintage Hair Course – 3 days £495 + VAT

Birmingham 9th – 11th October 2018 (taught by Diablo Rose and Violet Vixen)

  • Course content:
    Introduction to vintage hair history and eras
    Working with different textures, lengths and cuts
    Curl sets – dry and wet (waves and classic 40s/50s looks)
    Victory rolls, full up dos, pin curls, chignons, faux bangs, beehives, quifs
    How to style with headscarves, snoods and flower accessories

Products to use at the course and live models are provided.


Advanced Vintage Hair Course – 3 days – £525 + VAT

Birmingham 13th – 15th November 2018

  • Course content:
    Pin curl setting for waves (deep-set waves, marcel waves, 30s style)
    Finger waves
    Complex up dos / bridal styles
    Infinity rolls
    How to style with headscarves, snoods and flower accessories

Products to use at the course and live models are provided.


Our course fees include:

  • Models
  • Clips and products to use at the course
  • Certificate
  • Refreshments
  • Access to freelance job opportunities

No formal qualifications required!

Liability Insurance may be required – please ask for details.
You need to bring:

  • 1/8 or 3/4″ curling tongs
  • Training blocks/mannequin head

(these can be borrowed with advance notice).


Styling with temporary extensions/weaves – 2 days – £325 + VAT

Next dates: please email for future dates.

  • Course content:
    Learn how to incorporate extensions and hair pieces into curl sets and updos to create length and volume. An essential skill to offer your customers!

Products to use at the course and live models are included. You will need to bring you own full set of 100% human hair clip in extensions.


Private tuition – styling on others

Private courses: All individual or private group sessions are tailored entirely to your requirements – you tell us what you’d like to learn and we’ll design the course to suit your needs! Private group sessions are ideal for salons wishing to train a number of their stylists.

Prices below are based on training taking place in our salons in Leeds and Birmingham. We’re happy to discuss coming out to you too, please don’t hesitate to ask us for further information on this at

  • Private session – individual (1 person) – half day – £295 / full day – £495 per person
  • Private session – group (2-4 people) – half day – £195 / full day £345 per person
  • Private session – group (5-12 people) – half day – £165 / full day – £285 per person
  • Self styling private session – £45 per hour per person (learn any style you wish on yourself)


College courses

We are specialists in specific vintage styling and can complement your students’ learning experience by offering in-depth training in vintage styling.

  • College training – half day (min 10 people) – half day – £85 per person
  • College training – full day (min 10 people) – full day – £159 per person
  • Express college training – demo with 1.5 hours hands on training (min 10 people) – £45 per person
  • Train the trainer – courses designed for college lecturers and teachers – see our private session prices above.


Demo classes

These entail a demonstration by our top stylists, teaching you how to create a classic vintage hair and make up look. You’ll watch the step by step styling on a model and be able to ask questions throughout. All attendees receive an exclusive on the day 30% off Le Keux Cosmetics too. To book email or call 0121 224 7377 or book online here.

Demo classes are just £15 each or £55 for all four classes, our next dates are due to be released soon.



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