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NovaLash: American Volume Course - Alameda

  • Simply Vanity 1204 Lincoln Ave Suite A Alameda, CA 94501 United States (map)

Elisha Padilla who was hand-selected and personally trained by Sophia Navarro will be leading this American Volume Training class for experienced certified lash stylists who want to take the next step in perfecting their current skills and learning new techniques that will grow their business! Soak up tips on classic lashing and learn the technique for creating the voluminous and Luxurious lash lines that your clients are begging for.


The NovaLash American Volume Course was exclusively developed by Sophia Navarro, the NovaLash Master Trainer, and developer of the 3-length application technique. Sophia is the preeminent lash artist, trainer, and innovator of lash products and techniques. Learning these techniques will introduce you to the world of more than one extension per natural lash, how to speed up your application time, and business revenue.

Sophia Navarro Master Trainer

Sophia Navarro
Master Trainer


Key Learnings: This class will start with a quick review of the NovaLash adhesives, and overview of health and safety. The American Volume trainer will provide Sophia’s “tips of the trade” for creating the amazing full look Sophia achieves with classic lashing (one extension to one natural lash). Students will also be given tips on how to speed up their application time. The trainer will talk about the art of making lashes look beautiful and believable. Candied Lash application will be demonstrated and the American Volume technique will be demonstrated on both top and bottom lashes as students work on live models. The training will include:

  • The Foundation Technique

  • Glove/Easy Flaring Technique

  • Multiple 3 Length Bonding Method

  • Proper Isolation Techniques

  • 1-6 Step Speed Application Method

  • Customizing Lashes to Fit All Eye Shapes

  • Bottom Volume Techniques

  • Creative Eye Makeup Techniques

  • Proper Curing and Separation Techniques

Classroom Materials: All enrolled students who have paid their course fees will receive an updated step-by-step training manual and an American Volume Kit on the day of the class. The kit includes:

  • Diamond Dusted forceps

  • NovaLash’s Platinum Bond Speed Dry Adhesive

  • Mini Remover

  • One each of the following lash trays:

    • C Curl .07 8mm

    • C Curl .07 10 mm

    • C Curl .05 12 mm

    • C Curl .05 12 mm

  • One box of NovaLash Gel Pads

  • Five sheets of stickers

  • Four sheets of parafilm

Students must bring: Isolations tools, pen, paper, highlighter

Prerequisites: Students must be certified lash stylists who have been applying full sets of lashes for a minimum of six months within a time frame of under two hours. Participants must have a current cosmetology or esthetics license issued by the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. If a student wishes to participate in a course in California but is from outside of the state, the student takes full responsibility for assuring the legality of performing lash extension in the city, state, country where the student works and plans to perform lash extension services. Neither the Lash & Brow Academy or Novalash assure the student of his/her ability to actually offer eyelash extensions services. Students are responsible for securing appropriate professional liability insurance prior to conducting these services.