Modern Beehive with Paul Davey

  • This masterclass will give you confidence in putting hair up and will show you simple ways to pin hair up.

  • How and where to place kirby clips in properly.

  • How to use rollers to give the best volume.

  • Master the art of backcombing.

  • Suitable for all levels of hairdressers

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About the masterclass

This online masterclass will teach you everything you need to know to achieve the iconic 1960s beehive up-style. Paul will guide you through every step of perfecting this look: advising you on which products to use to prepare the hair, demonstrating how to set the hair with heated rollers, and teaching you failproof techniques for backcombing the hair as well as flawlessly pinning the hair into a classic french pleat - all essential skills in mastering this style. You'll also learn how to create modern variations of this style including a reverse French pleat. These classic techniques have become the backbone for many modern styles and will no doubt play their part in the emergence of new and contemporary looks. Mastering the art of a flawless beehive is a skill that will always be in high demand and will serve you well even in years to come. What's more, the easy-to-learn format of this course combined with Paul's outstanding teaching abilities means that any level of hairdresser can become an expert in creating this style. 

About Paul Davey

Multi-award winning hairdresser Paul Davey, co-owner of the highly-acclaimed Davey Davey hair salons in Dublin, is a pioneer of some of the greatest hair looks. From working backstage at London Fashion Week to tending to a roll call of celebrities at Cannes Film Festival or working on editorials for a host of Irish and UK titles, Paul's hairdressing skills are multifaceted and in high demand. 

His editorial and session work has seen him travel to London, New York and throughout Europe working with international fashion publications such as Strut, Noise, Cosmopolitan and Elle, as well as collaborating with creative designers Maria Grochvogal, John Rocha, Paul Costello, PhillipTracy, Joanne Hynes, Top Shop Unique and Basso & Brook. 

Paul has worked with some of the most famous names in showbiz including Martin Scorsese, Christian Bale, Cillian Murphy, Emma Thompson, Izabella Scorupco and Fionnula Flannagan. He has also worked with many artists backstage at music festivals and with well-known TV presenters and models including Mumford and Sons, Ellie Golding, Kate Nash, Miles Kane, Robbie Williams Band, La Roux, Kesha, Jamelia, Laura Whitmore and Sophie Anderton.


Best of the Best Irish Hairdresser of the Year 2014 

Best of the Best Irish Editorial Image 2011, 2012, 2014

Best of the Best Irish Full Fashion 2012

Irish All Star Awards 2009

Best Irish Fashion Image 2012

Best Untouched Image 2014

L'Oréal Colour trophy Winner 2005