John Vial

Learn session hairdressing and styling with John Vial, Creative Director of Fudge hair care.


John Vial

John’s session styling credentials include working across international catwalks of NY, London, Milan and Paris and shows including Roland Mouret, Philip Treacy, Julian McDonald, Sophia Kokosalaki, Narciso Rodriguez, Hugo Boss and Hermes. His technical and creative skills are legendary and he has pioneered initiatives such as the first ever sponsorship of London Fashion Week with Vidal Sassoon and working closely with young design students like Alexander McQueen and Stella McCartney at Central St Martins. Starting his career at Vidal Sassoon, his star quickly shone to become Creative Director in the key London salon where he stayed in residence for over 12 years. Here he learned that education and team building were paramount in creating a cult brand. John then progressed his career to London’s Real Salon and over the next 9 years John saw a transformation in his creativity as he forged relationships with some of the world’s art, architecture, and fashion opinion leaders. John Vial was previously Creative Director of FUDGE before beginning his latest role as Revlon Global Influencer. John's latest venture is Salon Sloane, a collaboration of world-leading stylists and colourists located in London's prestigious Sloane Square, the heart of Chelsea. Visit his website

training courses by John Vial

Curls, Curls, Curls

 5 videos |  1 hour 50 minutes
Level: Beginner

In the Curls, Curls, Curls collection you will learn how to create a variety of hairstyles featuring curls, using a variety of methods. The online hairdressing course covers advice on direction, placement, product use, equipment and brush out techniques. This beginners’ hairdressing course introduces you to foundation skills required when starting a hairdressing career or to refresh your skills if returning to work. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

All the Tricks

 5 videos |  51 minutes
Level: Beginner

This hair styling course teaches you how to create a variety of quick essential session techniques featuring tricks with irons and tongs to broaden your editorial hairdressing skills. This beginners’ course is the perfect introduction to dressing hair and provides a range of techniques on which to build your confidence and skills. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

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