Donna Bella Pro Series
Come join us for a fun weekend and master the art of hair extensions!
It won't even feel like you're in class!

Single Day Pro Certification Class

Study the art of hair extension installation with our Master Educator Ruben Martinez. This all day, intensive training course will give you hands on experience with all three professional hair extension methods (I-Link, Kera-Link, and Tape-In). For I-Link you'll learn how to install beads with no slippage and how to find the best bead color for the client. The Kera-Link training will show you how to install and remove extensions with little to no damage to the client's hair. After you've completed the Tape-In training, you will be able to install a full head of Tape-In extensions in 30 minutes.

In this class, you will learn:

  • 1. How to install and blend three types of professional extensions
  • 2. How to properly maintain and remove extensions
  • 3. How to decide on the number of packs of hair a client needs
  • 4. Proper placement and spacing of strands and wefts
  • 5. How to price a hair extension installation and boost your revenue
As a participant of this class, you will also get our Ultimate Kit which includes the following:
  • 3 bundles of Donna Bella's 100% human remy hair (one pack of I-Link, 20 strands; one pack of Kera-Link hair, 20 strands; one pack of Tape-In hair, 10 wefts or 6 packs of Tape-In hair, 60 wefts, for All Weekend participants.)
  • 100 beads
  • Loop Tool
  • Melting Connector
  • Keratin Bond Remover
  • 25 Rebonds
  • Protector Strip
  • Hair Extension Tool
  • Hair Extension Color Ring
  • Quick Pick Hair Parter
  • Mannequin head
  • Free access to Donna Bella's Online Education Courses*
*After the class, you will need to log into the Online Education portal and take a quick assessment in order to obtain your certification. You are also welcome to watch the videos as refresher courses, should you need them.
The Ultimate Kit and access to Online Education is valued at $593.95, but are included for class participants at no additional charge.

Class Schedule

Day One - Pro Certification Schedule (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

10:00-10:20 Meet and Greet with classmates and the Donna Bella Team
10:20-11:00 Introduction and Basic Information About Hair Extensions with Ruben
11:00-12:00 I-Link Certification
12:00-12:30 Lunch
12:30-12:45 Activity
12:45-1:30 Tape-In Certification
1:30-1:40 Break
1:40-2:40 Kera-Link Certification
2:40-3:00 Afternoon Snack
3:00-4:00 Breakout Sessions
4:00-5:00 Q& A
During the afternoon breakout sessions, instructors will give more in depth lessons on common hair extension myths (and how to dispel them), achieving the most natural hair extension results, and the ins and outs of the hair extension business.
But wait! Do you want the FULL hair extension experience? Do you want to get to know Ruben and the Donna Bella Team even better? Try our All Weekend Donna Bella Pro Master Class and get an all-inclusive weekend which includes overnight accommodations, meals, a high end dinner with Ruben and the Donna Bella Team, and a full second day of class with Ruben that teaches students how to master the ins and outs of tricky hair extension situations. You also get extra supplies in your Ultimate Pro Kit and an opportunity to hear Ruben tell some of his greatest (and scariest) hair extension stories!

All Weekend Pro Master Class

Get an even more in depth, advanced look into the world of hair extensions with Master Educator Ruben Martinez. Students attend the Pro Certification Class on day one, and then the Pro Master Class on day two. This master class takes students through some of the more tricky and difficult hair extension scenarios.

In this class, you will learn:

  • 1. How to install and blend three types of professional extensions
  • 2. How to properly maintain and remove extensions
  • 3. How to decide on the number of packs of hair a client needs
  • 4. Proper placement and spacing of strands and wefts
  • 5. How to price a hair extension installation and boost your revenue
  • 6. How to install extensions on a client with a pixie cut
  • 7. How to install extensions on a client with an A-bob cut
  • 8. How to install extensions on a client with shoulder length hair
  • 9. Expert blending techniques
This class will feature three live models with each of the three hairstyles mentioned above. Ruben will begin an installation, showing you the proper techniques. Then he will finish the installation as you practice on your mannequin. When the installation is complete, the class will blend the live model's extensions together with Ruben.
In addition to the in depth training, you will also receive:
  • Two extra mannequin heads and extra packs of hair added to your Ultimate Pro Kit