A versatile hairstyle for every occasion. Join Guest Artist Educator Allison Mercadefe as she teaches you how to master the art of the coveted, half up, half down snatched updo. In the class, you will learn the in’s and out’s of the sleek and smooth snatch, how to utilize, and hide, extensions to create length and fullness, and key volumizing products and different types of irons to create varying curl patterns for a cool girl wave that lasts. Grab your ELEVATE Mousse, GO365 Hairspray and TEXTURIZA Spray and let’s get started.

  • Tools Used

    Round brush
    Clip-in Hair Extensions
    Tail Comb
    Section Clips
    Teasing Comb
    Flat Iron
    1” Curling Iron
    Hair Elastic
    Dressing Brush
    Bobby Pins

  • Products Used

    ELEVATE Mousse
    GO365 Hairspray


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.