Join CEO and Founder Andrew Dale and Creative Director Gary Baker as they teach you how to achieve the smoothest and shiniest hair using the innovative SILKY:SMOOTH System and 7SECONDS Glossing Spray. Leave the course with the knowledge and techniques to properly flat iron your clients hair from wet to dry and achieve the  hair they want, with the hair they have. Test your knowledge with our hair styling quiz and receive your certification in smoothing with a 70% score or higher.

  • Tools Used

    Wide Tooth Comb
    Blow Dryer
    Sectioning Clips
    Flat Iron

  • Products Used

    SILKY: Smooth Active Wash
    SILKY: Smooth Hydrating Complex
    SILKY: Smooth Heat Activator
    7SECONDS Glossing Spray


Andrew Dale

CEO & Founder of UNITE

Andrew Dale, CEO and Founder of UNITE, began as an apprentice with Vidal Sassoon at age 16. He became a stylist by 18 and was soon doing session work with Vidal by age 20. Soon after, he was asked to relocate to the US working in New York and Beverly Hills and teaching on the Sassoon Artistic Team both on platform and at the Santa Monica Academy. Dale continued on to open his own five salons in Los Angeles and San Diego. After taking a short time away from the educational arena, Dale created UNITE “Uniting hairdressers together to make the industry a better place”.

Gary Baker

UNITE Creative Director

Londonite Gary Baker is an award-winning, internationally recognized session stylist, educator, and platform artist. His impressive career spans more than three decades, during which he has established himself technically and creatively in the art of hair on set, backstage, and behind the chair working with A-list celebrity clientele such as the royal family. He applies his experience and knowledge of the industry to his role as Creative Director for UNITE Hair. Gary can be found in the studio/academy sharing his inspiring and innovative techniques, working on brand campaigns and traveling the world creating show-stopping looks at Fashion Week.