Hair Awards and Events

Your guide to hairdressing industry competitions, awards, hair shows and events. Find all the latest news, deadlines, venues and winner information.

Alternative Hair International Visionary Awards – Highest Volume of Entries

Posted on September 10, 2017

Now in it’s 35th year, this year’s International Visionary Award saw the highest ever number of entries from over 50 countries, in the award’s three categories: Cut & Colour, Avante-Garde & Men’s. Whilst judging the entries, Alternative Hair President, Anthony Mascolo noted, “This competition becomes more exciting every year and the presentation of the finalists Read More

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The Wella Professionals UK and Ireland Trend Vision Award

Posted on September 6, 2017

The iconic Camden Roundhouse was the setting for the Wella Professionals UK and Ireland Trend Vision Award, a celebration of talent, creativity and technical skill. Hosted by the exuberant Patrick Cameron and model and radio presenter, Lauren Laverne, the audience were treated to incredible shows by the Toni&Guy Art Team, Sassoon Academy and Sebastian Professional Read More

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International Wella TrendVision Award Comes to Salon International 2017

Posted on August 3, 2017

This year Salon International has partnered with Coty Professional Beauty to host one of the most spectacular live hairdressing events in the world – the International Wella TrendVision Award final. Some 76 competitors from 42 countries will gather at ExCel, London to compete in the Color Vision and Creative Vision categories. In total, more than Read More

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Goldwell Color Zoom 2017 Finalists Announced

Posted on June 16, 2017

The 2017 Color Zoom UK finalists have been announced, following an intensive judging process by some of the industry’s biggest names. This year’s In-Flux theme draws on fluidity, creative convergence and dark spirit. Finalists in the Color Zoom New Talent Colorist, Creative Colorist and Partner Colorist categories have been revealed.

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Salon Supplies Introduces Salons to Biolage RAW

Posted on June 16, 2017

The Salon Supplies RAW Spa Event at the Norton Park Hotel in Winchester, welcomed guests from Matrix and Biolage salons across the country, all keen to find out more about the new Biolage RAW range as well as witness first-hand the incredible cutting, colour and styling skills of global hair artist Ashleigh Hodges. The first Read More

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Paul Mitchell Launch Neon with Anti-Bullying Message

Posted on June 15, 2017

The launch of Paul Mitchell’s latest range, Neon, saw the professional haircare brand join forces with anti-bullying charity The Diana Award. The new range of Neon Sugar-infused products are aimed at the teenage and young adult market, making the link with The Diana Award particularly pertinent. Attending the launch event were members of the Paul Read More

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KMS Hosts First UK Showcase Event

Posted on June 13, 2017

KMS Global Style Council member, Lori Panarello and guest artist Shaun Hall took to the stage in London for the first KMS Showcase Event. To open the evening, the audience was treated to a relaxed question and answer session with the pair, hosted by head of education, Irene Meike. Both shared insights on their inspiration Read More

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Wella Professionals Xposure Winners Announced

Posted on June 9, 2017

The talent of the UK’s student hairdressers were celebrated at the final of the Wella Professionals, Xposure competition, which took place at the Wella World Studio this month. After submitting an initial photographic entry, students then competed at the regional heats, for either the College Category or Academy Category. A total of 30 finalists then Read More

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La Biosthetique Announces International Beauty Stylist Award Winners in Paris

Posted on June 8, 2017

More than 1,200 hairdressers gathered in Paris to celebrate La Biosthetique’s Beauty Stylist International Awards. As part of her prize for being the UK award winner, Fran Sleightholme from Kaboodles in Torquay attended the prestigious three-day celebration to see the international winners revealed. The extravaganza included a trip to the opulent La Biosthetique Headquarters in Read More

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