Grab your ticket for a unique experience of inspiration.

Stylist all-access pass

  • Special Guests, Influencer Panel & Live Demos, Cocktail Party, and Hands-on Breakout Sessions
  • Please note, hands-on breakout sessions are for stylists only.

Insider Pass

  • Special Guests, Influencer Panel and Cocktail Party



From Los Angeles to New York, and London to Paris, Chris Appleton is known for his work as a world-renowned conceptual hair stylist, highly sought after by some of the biggest names in music, entertainment, fashion, and advertising for his original and outstanding work.

Known for his work with A-list celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Kim Kardashian, he’ll share his journey to stardom and Schwarzkopf Professional insights.




Day 1
Day 2
Day 1
May 19, 2024
12:00 pm


Sign in, grab your swag, and start your journey at LIFT by SKP. Be sure to announce your arrival by posting a photo!

1:15 pm

Event Kickoff

LIFT Your Voice! "What Story Will You Tell?" with Michelle Chandler, General Manager @schwarzkopfusa & Global General Manager @alternahaircare

1:30 pm

Unlocking the Power of Connection with Amy Jo Martin

Featuring the NYT Best-Selling Author, Angel Investor, CEO of Renegade Global & Host of the "Why Not Now?" Podcast

2:15 pm

In the Spotlight: Journey to Stardom with Chris Appleton

Featuring the Celebrity Hair Stylist & Schwarzkopf Global Color Ambassador

2:45 pm

From Followers to Leaders: Paths to Success // A Moderated Panel

Patricia Nikole, Schwarzkopf Professional Artistic Ambassador | @paintedhair
Carly Zanoni, Schwarzkopf Professional Digital Artist | @the.blonde.chronicles
Brendnetta Ashley, Schwarzkopf Professional Digital Artists | @edgybgirl

4:15 pm

Entrepreneurial Inspiration: Fireside Chat with Alli Webb

Featuring the Founder of Drybar, N.Y. Times Bestselling Author, Co-Founder Squeeze, Brightside and Becket + Quill

5:30 pm

Cocktail Party

Join us for an electric evening of networking featuring DJ beats, interactive engagement stations, and delicious food and drink.

Day 2
May 20, 2024
8:00 am


Arrive for the day and get settled—the second half of your adventure is about to begin!

9:00 am

Hair Expert Experience Demonstrations (For Hairdressers):

Patricia Nikole, SKP Artistic Brand Ambassador | @paintedhair
Carly Zanoni, SKP Digital Ambassador | @the.blonde.chronicles
Brendnetta Ashley, SKP Digital Ambassador | @edgybgirl

9:45 am

Guest Artists Demo

Experience the artistry of our guest creators firsthand as Brendnetta Ashley, Patricia Nikole, and Carly Zanoni showcase their skills and offer valuable tips.

10:45 am


11:15 am

Guest Artists Demo

Join us for another captivating session with Brendnetta Ashley, Patricia Nikole, and Carly Zanoni.

12:00 pm

Lunch & Learn

Building Your Brand as a Renegade with Amy Jo Martin

1:30 pm

Hands-On Breakout Sessions

Choose from one of three immersive workshops:
Curly Pop with Brendnetta Ashley (@edgybgirl), Full Throttle Blonding with Carly Zanoni (@the.blonde.chronicles), or Ribbon Lights with Patricia Nikole (@paintedhair).

The Schwarzkopf Professional hands-on training will be about placement not finishing.

TOOL LIST: Schwarzkopf Professional will provide mannequin head, tripod, color bowls & brushes, foils, working product, and towels.

PLEASE BRING: 10 sectioning clips, 2 rat tail combs, cutting combs, wide tooth comb, applicator board if desired, spray bottle, and anything else you CANNOT work without.

OPTIONAL TOOLS: Shears, brushes, clips, and combs.

3:00 pm


4:30 pm

Closing Message

We’ll wrap up the LIFT by SKP experience with some motivating last words that celebrate the time we’ve spent together and serve as a catalyst for positive change.

5:00 pm

Event Ends

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Hudson Loft   |   1200 S Hope St.   |   Los Angeles, CA 90015

The Venue

Hudson Loft is a beautiful event space located in the South Park district of Downtown Los Angeles.


Our chosen hotels are within walking distance of our venue, and ride shares are readily available.


Our lodging of choice is the Moxy + AC Hotels, two unique sister hotels that feature plenty of personality.

Hudson Loft is a beautiful event space located in the South Park district of Downtown Los Angeles.


1200 South Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

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