Topic outline

  • General

  • Message from the Founder of Malibu C

  • next module: WHAT IS OXIDATION?

    Topic: What is Oxidation?

    Objective: As a result of the lessons below, you will learn:

    • The Definition of Oxidation
    • The impact oxidation has on your body, inside and out
    • Where you are exposed to oxidation
    • The oxidizers that attack  your hair and skin 
    • Introduction to Total Oxidation Management
  • next module: WHAT'S HIDING IN YOUR WATER?

    Topic: What's hiding in your water?

    Objective: As a result of the lessons below, you will learn:

    • The elements hiding in your water
    • How the elements are derived in your water
    • How to interpret your Water Quality Report

  • LAB: HOW TO TEST YOUR WATER

    Topic: How to Test Your Water

    Objective: As a result of the lessons below, you will learn:

    • How to: Test Your Water for Hardness
    • How to: Test Your Water for Chlorine
    • View the Hard Water Guide to analyze results

  • BREAKOUT SESSION: TEST YOUR WATER

    Topic:  Test your water in your home and in the salon/spa, or in your learning group (15-20 min)

    Objective: Use the method described in the video above to test your water in your home and in the salon/spa. If you are in a learning group, everyone should bring a sample of their water from home to test. When completed, post your results and conversations in the Water Testing Forum.

    1. Test your water for hard water minerals (calcium & magnesium) 
    2. Test your water for the oxidizer chlorine 

  • next module: HOW MINERALS AFFECT HAIR COLOR AND HIGHLIGHTING

    Topic: How Minerals Affect Hair Color And Highlighting

    Objective: As a result of the lessons below, you will gain an understanding of:

    • How Minerals Attach to the Hair
    • How Minerals Affect the Hair Color and Highlighting Process in the Salon
    • How Minerals Affect the Hair Color and Highlighting Process Outside the Salon

  • next module: UNEXPECTED CHALLENGES AND SURPRISES

    Topic:  Unexpected Challenges and Surprises 

    Objective: As a result of this lesson, you will learn:

    • The impact hidden elements in the hair can have on chemical services
    • The importance of preparing the hair canvas prior to the chemical service to prevent unexpected challenges and surprises

  • HOW TO: MALIBU MAKEOVER AS A SALON OR SPA SERVICE

    Topic:  How to Use a Malibu Makeover as a Salon or Spa Service

    Objective: As a result of this lesson the student will learn:

    • The importance and benefits of preparing your hair canvas with a Malibu MakeOver as a service
    • Learn the step by step on how to use the Malibu MakeOver
    • The length of each service needed

  • LAB: PEROXIDE TEST

    Topic:  Peroxide Test: The Real Reason Hair Breaks

    Objective: As a result of this lesson the student will learn:

    • How to test for peroxide
    • The reason for hair breakage
    • How to prevent hair breakage
  • BREAKOUT SESSION: PEROXIDE TEST

    Topic: Use the peroxide test strip following the instructions on the video (15-20 min)

    Objective: Use the peroxide test strip and post your observations and results to the Peroxide Test Forum.

    Note: You can test other products that state they control oxidizers during this breakout session and discuss your results in the Peroxide Test Forum.

    Discover the reality: Products that are successful in controlling oxidation, will work at completely stopping the oxidation with both the peroxide test and chlorine test

  • HOW TO: PREVENT COLOR DISASTERS AND BREAKAGE

    Topic:  How to Prevent Color Disasters and Breakage

    Objective: As a result of this lesson, you will learn:

    • What causes color disasters
    • How to create a clean hair canvas
    • How to prevent color disasters and hair breakage
  • HOW TO: USE THE MALIBU MAKEOVER WITH A HIGHLIGHTING SERVICE

    Topic:  How to Use a Malibu Makeover with a Highlighting Service

    Objective: As a result of this lesson, you will learn:

    • The steps of the Malibu Makeover with a highlighting service
    • When to use heat during this service  
    • How and when to control oxidation during a highlighting service

    ** Please pay attention to the Key Differences between using a Malibu MakeOver in conjunction with a Highlighting Service compared to the procedure for a Malibu MakeOver as a Salon or Spa Service.

  • HOW TO: USE THE MALIBU MAKEOVER WITH A BLONDING SERVICE

    Topic:  How to Use a Malibu Makeover with a Blonding Service

    Objective: As a result of this lesson, you will learn:

    • The steps of the Malibu Makeover in conjunction with a blonding service
    • The timing of each service 
    • When to use heat during this service
    • When and how to stop oxidation during a blonding service

    ** Please pay attention to the Key Differences between using a Malibu MakeOver with a highlighting Service compared to the procedure for a Malibu MakeOver as a Salon or Spa Service.

  • BREAKOUT SESSION: PERFORM THE MALIBU MAKEOVER

    Topic: Breakout Session: (Length 45 min - 1 Hour)


    Objective: Using the knowledge gained above, please perform a Malibu MakeOver as a service. Please remember to follow the steps outlined in the previous chapters, to ensure optimal results. When complete, please post your results in the Malibu MakeOver Forum using both pictures and your observations on the process.

    Note: If taking a photo, please take a before and after photo. Be sure to take the photos with the same background, angle and lighting (if possible).