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Education & Training

 

 

Carolyn Elliott CPCP, LE, LVN – An internationally recognized master in the application of Permanent Makeup. The only Nationally Certified Master Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP) on the Central Coast.  She is also a LIFE MEMBER of the SPCP (Society of Permanent Professionals), in addition to being an SPCP Trainer Member in Fundamentals and Advanced Education. Over 20,000 procedures completed on the Central Coast since 1998. Physician referred. Background in Nursing.

2017

  • Assisted Instructor – Assisted Mary Ritcherson in her Two Day workshop on “Hair-stroke Eye Brows” along with Kim White in Huntington Beach.   16.0 hours CEU
  • Two Day workshop “Advanced Techniques in Hair Stroke and Ombre’ Eyebrows “ – taught by Mary Ritcherson CPCP     16.0 hours CEU
  • Attends 26th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Earns 22 hours CEU
  • Specialty Class:   Sophisticated Ombre Brows” –   taught by Hristina Savic from Belgrade, Serbia and Iwona Marciniak from Poland Earns 16 hours CEU
  •  “Bloodborne Pathogens and Infection Control Standards” – Laurna Marika Renewal 5.0 hours CEU

2016

  • Teryn Darlings first live Webinar “Tattooing Live Color” – taught by Teryn Darling CPCP.   Earns 7.0 CEU
  • Two Day workshop “Permanent Cosmetic ColorPro Training Course” – taught by Marjorie Grimm CPCP and Dawn Marrero CPCP    16.0 hours CEU
  • Attends 25th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Earns 22 hours CEU
  • Supplemental Education:  “Train the Trainer” – Two Day Course for becoming SPCP Certified Instructors – taught by Marjorie Grimm CPCP and Dawn Marrero CPCP.  Earns 16 hours CEU
  •  “Bloodborne Pathogens and Infection Control” – Renewal 5.0 hours CEU

2015

  • Three day Master Class workshop for “3D Hair Stroke Brows, Butterfly Eyeliner, Advanced Shading, and 3D Lips” Techniques taught by Tunde Mehn (Hungary) – 24.0 hours CEU
  • Two-day workshop “Shades and Strokes” taught by Teryn Darling CPCP and Mary Richardson CPCP- 18.0 hours CEU
  • Attends 24th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Earns 21.0 hours CEU
  • “Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal 5.0 hours
  • Supplemental Education – “Needles…What’s the Point?” – taught by Teryn Darling CPCP – 3.0 hours CEU
  • Two days training on “Micro-stroking Brow Technique” taught by Daria Chuprys (Belarus) – 15 hrs CEU

SPCP Published Author

SPCP published authorCarolyn Elliott is now a published contributor to the SPCP Quartely Review (fall 2015).

You can download her article for free with this link

2014

  • One day workshop for “Butterfly Eyeliner and Advanced Shading Techniques” taught by Tatiana Petraitis (Estonia) and Anna Savina (Russia). 8 hrs CEU
  • Attend 23rd Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Atlanta, Georgia. Earns 21 hours CEU.
  • Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal 5 hours.
  • Supplemental Education – “Color Thru the Skin: Odyssey of Color” – 3.0 hours CEU
  • Supplemental Education – “Eyebrow Artistry” by Helen Porter (England) – 1.5 hours CEU
  • “Skin Needling Techniques” by Mary Ritcherson- 1.5 hours CEU
  • Attends “Brows Super Master Class – Mastering the Hair-stroke Brow” in Universal City, CA – taught by Anna Savina, Mary Ritcherson, Nataliya Yeremenko (Russia), Anya Zabolotnay (Russia) and Veera Gorlatova (Russia). Earns 16 hours CEU
  • Attends “Lips Super Master Class” – taught by Anna Savina (Russia) and Anya Zabolotnay (Russia). Earns 4 hours CEU
  • Attends “Micro Needling Super Master Class” – taught by Mary Ritcherson. Earns 4 hours CEU

 

2013

  • Attends 22nd Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Earns 22.0 hours CEU
  • Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal .5 hours
  • Supplemental Education – “Identification of Skin Undertones and Pigment Analysis” by Marjorie Grimm and Teryn Darling. 8 hours
  • Supplimental Education – “European Style: Development in Procedures and Techniques from Across the Atlantic” – by Karen Betts 2.0 hours

 

2012

  • Attends 21st Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Earned 22.0 hours CEU
  • Supplemental Education – “Restoring Damaged Skin” by Mary Jane Haake, CPCP
  • Supplemental Education – “Areola Tattooing” at Lovelace Women’s Hospital – Breast Care Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico – 8 hours. Taught by Debra Guastella CPCP and Jeanie McTasney CPCP
  • “Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal and “Understanding AB-300” at the SLO County Health Department.

 

2011

  • MCSC “Introduction to Entrepreneurship” 14-week Course.
  • “Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal.

2010

  • Attends the 20th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Earned 20.0 hours CEU

2009

  • Attends the 19th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Earned 22.5 hours CEU
  • “Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal. 2008
  • Moved from Anna’s Specialty Salon downtown location (after 13 years) to new location, yet same salon owner; Anna’s Ciao Bella Salon near airport. Also, new website under the name of: www.carolyn-elliott.com
  • One day workshop for Masters on “Mastering Eyebrow Techniques” by Marjorie Grimm CPCP. 8 hrs.
  • One day workshop for Masters on “Mastering Lip Techniques” by Kate Ciampi CPCP. 10 hrs.
  • 2-day workshop on “Pigments: Color Theory and Skin” by Elizabeth Finch-Howell CPCP. 16 hrs.
  • Attends the 17th Annual Convention of Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in Houston, Texas. Earned 20.0 hours CEU
  • Supplementary Education – “Wound Care Workshop” – David Vidra, LPN, Health and Safety Advisor.
  • Supplementary Education – “Ethnic Skin – Challenges and Solutions” – Yolanda Moore, CPCP Supplementary Education – “Eyebrows with Dimension” – Sandra Danchuk

2007

  • Attends the 16th Annual Convention of Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Earned 21.5 hour CEU.
  • Recertification requirement: Complete training in Blood borne Pathogens and past the re-certified exam meeting the requirements of OSHA (29CFT 1910.1030).
  • Supplementary Education – “Camouflage Workshop” – Dixie Medford CPCP & Elizabeth Finch-Howell CPCP
  • Supplementary Education – “Tips and Tricks for Anesthetics” – Mary Jane Haake, CPCP Supplementary Education – “Needling Around Needles” – Patti Pavlek (RIP)
  • Supplementary Education – “Mastering Advanced Permanent Cosmetics” Certification 20.5 CEU – Taught by Elizabeth Finch-Howell CPCP, Marjorie Grimm CPCP, Pamela Horton CPCP, Kari Boatner, Liza Simms CPCP, Pat Connall CPCP, Robin Hayes CPCP.
  • “Blood Borne Pathogens and Infection Control” – renewal. 2006
  • Attended the 15th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in Savannah, Georgia. Earned 21.5 hours of Continuing Education Credits
  • Supplementary Education: “Areola Complex Re-pigmentation Workshop” – Debra Guastella & Robin Hays.
  • Supplementary Education: “Perfect Hair Stroke Eyebrows” – Pamela Horton, CPCP
  • Supplementary Education: “Camouflage: What do we have to hide.” Dixie Medford & Elizabeth Finch – Howell
  • Supplementary Education: “Eyebrows to Love!” – Debi Diorio, CPCP
  • Certification – “Train the Trainer Instructor” – taught by Dixie Medford CPCP and Elizabeth Finch – Howell CPCP
  • Certification “Advanced Techniques in Permanent Cosmetic Certification” “Dimensional Eyebrows, Eye Shadow” and “Advance Techniques”. 20.5 CEU. Taught by Liza Sims CPCP and Pat Connell CPCP

2005

  • Attended the 14th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in San Diego, California. Earned 21.5 hours of Continuing Education Credits.
  • Certification: Complete training in Blood borne Pathogens and past the certified exam meeting the requirements of OSHA (29CFT 1910.1030).
  • Supplementary Education: “Scar Camouflage & Cleft Lip Surgical Scar Re-pigmentation” – Alfredo Gonzalez
  • Supplementary Education: “Preventing Cross Contamination” – Raymond Ranger .
  • Became a Board Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional (CPCP) after passing the examination.

2002

  • Attended the IICE 2002 Permanent Cosmetic Expo in Dallas, Texas.
  • Supplementary Education; “Blush & Eye shadow Workshop” * IICE 2002.

2002 – 2004

  • Trained for and competed in an Ironman Triathlon. Permanent Cosmetic Workshops and Seminars put on hold temporarily during this time.

2001

  • Completed 600 hours of Esthetics Training and passed the California State Boards for Cosmetology and Esthetics.

1999

  • Joined the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professional SPCP 1999 – Attended the 9th Annual Convention of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals in New Orleans, Louisiana. Earned 21.5 hours of Continuing Education Credits.

1998

  • Started my basic Permanent Cosmetic Education. Received my certification under the instruction of the director at The American Institute of Permanent Color Technology in Irvine, California. Started my Permanent Cosmetic business located at Anna’s Specialty Salon in San Luis Obispo, California.Started website; www.carolynelliottpermanentcosmetics.com (no longer current).

Carolyn Elliott has provide my patients with professional care for all of their make-up tattoo needs. She is no doubt an artist and perfectionist. I highly recommend her.
James Thornton MD (RIP) – Plastic Surgeon, (San Luis Obispo and Arroyo Grande)