Tricoci University

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Knowledgeable instructors supervise trained student stylists as they trim tresses & paint all-over highlights with Redken products

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Promotional value expires Jul 18, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 3 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only at listed locations. Services are performed by Tricoci University-trained students under the supervision of licensed instructors. May redeem across visits. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Highlights add an extra touch of elegance to tresses without the expense of buying diamond-encrusted bobby pins or commissioning a chandelier-shaped updo. Class up coifs with today’s Groupon: for $32, you get a haircut (up to an $18 value) and full highlights (a $50 value) at Tricoci University (up to a $68 total value). This deal is valid at the Chicago Northeast and Chicago Northwest locations.

At Tricoci University, student-stylists enlist a variety of high-end Redken products to transform coifs under instructors' close supervision. Strand scholars carefully chisel surplus hair to meet patron specifications and amusement-park-ride height restrictions. Professional-grade-coloring solutions subtly elevate 'dos to high-style glamour as beautifiers weave a full heads' worth of highlights in between indigenous hues. The service lasts two hours, and the $5 appointment fee and the customary pop quiz on the history of scrunchies is waived for Groupon customers.

Tricoci University

On a trip to Chicago from his native Italy, young Mario Tricoci changed his life forever. The fledgling hairdresser stopped in at a prestigious salon, where he impressed the owner with his impeccable display of skill and landed himself a job. The next six decades brought strings of industry awards and the opening of his very own salon, which soon exploded into 26 locations in four states. With his styling prowess proven both to the industry and to the clients he encountered each day, the coiffeur decided to share his gift with others. In 2004, he established Tricoci University to foster a new generation of cosmetologists and spa technicians trained to thrive in the luxury-spa industry.

Throughout the Midwest, Tricoci protégés study a rigorous curriculum in high-end salon and spa surroundings to learn how to create beautiful hairdos, choose skin-flattering cosmetics, and beautify nails and skin. A team of experienced industry professionals readies pupils for the beauty world with in-depth classes, and outside education arrives via video demonstrations and guest-artist lectures on Vidal Sassoon's Wedge-Bob Postulate. More advanced students get a preview of their career to come by beautifying real people during instructor-supervised treatments, which lend the stylist essential experience as the client enjoys a pampering session at a discounted rate.

Customer Reviews

Everyone is so nice.....though I understand that these are students service could be a little quicker.
Michele H. · July 19, 2012
My stylist did a great job--and really didn't take much longer than some other "professional" stylists I've been to. The color job was excellent.
Heidi S. · July 18, 2012
I absolutely love how Nicole P. at the Harlem location did my hair. She was a very pleasant girl, and she has a bright future. I cannot praise her enough!
Nicole T. · July 18, 2012
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  1. 1

    Rogers Park

    6458 N Sheridan Rd.

    Chicago, Illinois 60626


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  2. 2

    Norwood Park

    5321 N Harlem Ave.

    Chicago, Illinois 60656


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