The bouncy, glamorous, ‘90s supermodel blowout is everywhere and Guest Artist Allison Mercadefe will start by teaching you the tips, tricks and techniques to re-create this trend. In this course, you will learn how to achieve a blowout that lasts, how to blend extensions to seamlessly match the style, and how to transition the look into a brushed back updo that enhances your client’s face shape. Grab your 7SECONDS BlowOut Creme, EXPANDA Volume and EXPANDA Dust and prepare to be blown-away.

  • Tools Used

    Cutting Comb
    Section Clips
    Blow Dryer
    UNITE 43mm Round Brush
    Large Velcro Roller

  • Products Used

    7SECONDS Detangler
    7SECONDS Blowout Creme
    EXPANDA Volume
    LE:Play Hairspray
    EXPANDA Dust
    U Oil
    U:DRY Fresh


Allison Mercadefe

UNITE Educator

California-based stylist and owner of Prim and Proper Salon, Allison Mercadefe has made a name for herself in the beauty industry with her multifaceted portfolio as an editorial stylist, platform artist, color and extension specialist, educator and entrepreneur. Her unparalleled career expands more than two decades during which she has applied her AA in Marketing degree at Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandise and Bachelors in Business from CBU, drive, creativity, and technical skills to creating beautiful hair behind the chair, on set and backstage domestically and internationally at Fashion Week, as well as, providing cutting edge programs that advance the careers for employees. Her salon has been voted “Best Salon” in the Inland Empire for 10 consecutive years, and “Top Salon Mentoring Program” in the Inland Empire since 2014. Allison has been a UNITE Educator since 2017 and she looks forward to continuing to share her knowledge through the UNITE TV platform.