NY Academy

Come see us in New York City!

NYC is the home of Devachan salons and the birthplace of the DevaCurl brand. Our flagship academy and salon sit at the center of the historic SoHo district in lower Manhattan where inspiration and creativity thrive. In the 1960’s, SoHo came to represent the hip, avant-garde scene. Join us at the New York curl campus and get to know one of the best neighborhoods in the world.

Academy Courses

Level 1: Deva Inspired

Everything you didn’t learn in beauty school! This introductory course covers the DevaCurl philosophy, product portfolio and foundational signature services.

What you'll learn: The DevaCurl Transformation Service, DevaCut and Pintura Highlighting

Day Course

Level 2: Deva Advanced

Your path to mastery continues here! This deep dive into our advanced techniques gives you a chance to showcase your new cutting and highlighting skills on live models.

What you'll learn: Advanced Waterfall Cut, Signature Bob Cut, Advanced Pintura Highlighting and the DevaCurl Transformation Service.

Day Course

Level 3: Deva Certified

Upon required completion of the Level 2 Advanced, students will demonstrate their knowledge of our signature & advanced cutting, highlighting, & the DevaCurl Transformation Service techniques. Certification status is awarded upon passing written and technical assessment.

What you'll learn:
Day 1: Review
Day2: Written and Technical assessment.

Prerequisites: Completion of Level 2 Deva Advanced is required before entry into this course

Day Course

Specialty Courses
Curl Confidential Founder

Curl Confidential

Get inside the mind of innovator and DevaCurl founder, Denis DaSilva, as he introduces his newest concept, the DevaCurl Clock, and guides you to a deeper level of curl expertise in this action packed two-day program. Learn to create a multitude of shapes and customized finished looks that will challenge even the most advanced curl specialist.

What you'll learn:
Day 1: Q&A with Denis, the DevaCurl Clock, Hands-on Workshop & Live Model Demo
Day2: Live Model Hands-on Workshop

Prerequisites: Completion of Level 2 Deva Advanced is required before entry into this course

Limited Seats Available

Day Course

The Art Of Texture

In this introductory course, you will explore the world of curl specialty through a range of textures beginning with the DevaCurl Transformation service. We will guide you from fear to fearlessness when faced with super curly and highly textured curls! You will learn which DevaCurl products will work best to bring your clients’ curls to life before ever picking up a pair of shears.

What you'll learn:
Day 1: Learn Cutting, Cleanse, Hydrate & Style Techniques
Day2: Perform techniques on live models

Prerequisites: None

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