Trifecta is a three-part series that will break down three technical haircuts and their lines, layers and graduation. Completing these sessions will help take the guesswork out of color placement by strengthening and elevating your cutting and coloring skills behind the chair. Once you master the art of technical haircutting backed with where to place color, your everyday work behind the chair will be so much more productive. Whether a novice or veteran, this innovative approached has so much to offer.

  • Easy technical steps to the three principles of cutting hair

  • Go to system to strengthen your everyday cutting skills

  • Understanding the principles and combining them effectively

  • Perfect placement for every haircut every time

  • Understand the architecture of design

  • Make the most of every appointment effectively and efficient

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Trifecta Fact Sheet - Lines

    • Trifecta 3 Part series - Lines Cut Demo

    • Trifecta 3 Part Series - Lines Color Demo

  • 2

    Continuing Education

    • Trifecta 3 Part Series - Lines Cut and Color Quiz

    • Continuing Education Evaluation


Cherry Petenbrink & Pam Mezinger

Cherry Petenbrink

From International Educational Platforms to Top Celebrity Make Over’s OLIVIA GARDENS Artistic Director/JOICO International Artist Cherry Petenbrink has really made a name for herself in the Beauty Industry. In 2012 her Hair Color expertise landed her a Colorist Credit for the Blockbuster Film Hunger Games and started a frenzy of Kaleidoscope hair color trends that are still in demand today. Her Hair Color expertise attributes to her other big screen character Hair Color makeovers. Establishing hundreds of styles for the citizens of the Capitol certainly proved her finishing skills are legit. Leading ladies Scarlet Johannsson, Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Thompson, Annette Benning, Nicole Kidman, Michelle Pfeiffer, Julia Roberts, Mindy Kaling and Ruby Rose as Batwoman are just a few of the actors that have trusted her with multiple personal and character makeover looks. Editorial work become a passion contributing to her multiple features in Beauty Trade Magazines and Covers of top Consumer Beauty/Fashion Magazines around the world. As an International Platform Artist Cherry loves strengthening and brand building while sharing techniques, the latest trends and the business of beauty adds to the versatility she has to offer stylists, her many social media friends and fans. Sharing what’s hot and what’s next in our Industry, keeps her audience engaged. Whether hands on classes, lectures or demonstration her coloring, cutting, styling and Avant guard work promises that every scenario is a learning one. Understanding the business of our business is key and Cherry’s salon owner background qualifies her to have plenty to share. A full-service Salon business which included 31 employees, 4600sq ft of award-winning Salon, spa, nail boutique and barbershop. The decision to sell and seek new experiences wasn’t an easy one. CHERRY sold her salon in 2008 to move to Los Angeles seeking new opportunity and challenge. Houston Texas is where she calls home now, sharing full time Educating Strengthening and Building Brands. ******I have Educated in Countries around the world INDIA, TAIWAN, MALYASIA, VIETNAM, CANADA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, INDONESIA, RUSSIA, UNITED KINGDOM, CHINA, NEW ZEALAND, AUSTRALIA every state in our union except Alaska! IG: @HAIRBYCHERRYP FB: CHERRY BARBER-PETENBRINK

Pam Mezinger

Experienced, passionate and professional are words that best describe Pam. Education has always been a part of who she is as a stylist. Pams been educating Salon stylists all over the world with Joico and her private salon courses for well over 20 years. Although Pam is well versed in all aspects of hair, her strength and passion falls within the haircutting arena. Trained in Haircutting foundations, Pam has Mastered and designed her own cutting methods of creating hair shapes on her simple approach using cutting foundations. Aside from education Pam is also a successful owner and a stylist at Michael Andrew Salon located in Ohio. Grooming and growing many stylist in her area. You can follow her on her social media platforms @ hairgurupmez

The Chicago Cosmetologists Association, Inc. is an approved sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (license #190-000101). CE credit is approved in Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Nevada, and North Carolina. Additional states to come. Please check with your state’s licensing department to ensure that you have the approved credit hours you need to keep your license current. Please note that these programs are subject to change without notice.