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Google Glass Lessons Train Hair Stylists As They Snip

Salon video tutorials shown from the cutters' point of view, offering students a faster and more intimate learning experience.

Serena Chu
Serena Chu on January 21, 2014.

Google Glass has recreated the image of augmented-reality learning, and salon professionals are looking be a part of this technological trend. Haircare brand Matrix, a subsidiary of L’Oreal USA, is introducing a new Glass app that will provide student salon professionals an educational platform that is unlike anything they’ve experienced. Said to be an interactive educational course centered around digital data, the Class for Glass features an exclusive blogger video series, the Matrix Eye for Style Google Glass Salon Chair and a salon professional eduction platform.

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Class for Glass provides beginners with in-depth hair tutorials documented directly from the eye of the stylists. For people very conscious of their personal style, the Matrix Eye for Style will offer appointments with celebrity stylist George Papanikolas, who will capture each person’s style and finish service via Google Glass and subsequently email the video to the client to serve as a personalized at-home tutorials. These unique services will all become available sometime in the spring.

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Source: PRnewswire

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