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.

HJ’s Salon Networking Forum Launches in Birmingham

Last updated May 10, 2019

Hairdressers Journal International’s Salon Networking Forum is launching in Birmingham for hair salon, beauty salon and spa professionals following the success of networking events at the HJ Live and Professional Beauty exhibitions in London and Manchester. Designed to help individuals tackle the difficulties they face within their businesses, the  Salon Networking Forum will enable salon owners Read More

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Have You Heard About the New Student Barber of the Year Competition?

Last updated May 3, 2019

Colleges, salons and training establishments are being invited to put forward promising students for the UK Student of the Year Competition. Hosted by the Hair and Barber Council, this year for the first time there will be two contests – for barbers as well as hairdressers. The competition will take be taking place on Sunday Read More

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Do You Think Your Barbershop Business is Award-Worthy?

Last updated May 3, 2019

HJ is on the hunt for a barbershop or men’s salon that is making waves within the industry for our British Hairdressing Business Awards 2019. The prestigious awards recognise the outstanding contributions that have been made and we want to hear from barbershops or men’s salons just like yours. The Male Grooming Salon / Barbershop Read More

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NHF/NBF Announces Winners of the First Hair and Beauty Community Awards

Last updated May 2, 2019

The first Hair and Beauty Community Awards by the National Hairdressers Federation and National Beauty Federation (NHF/NBF) was held at the House of Parliament to celebrate the incredible initiatives hair salons, barbershops and beauty salons undertake to support their local communities. A number of MPs attended the Hair and Beauty Community Awards reception to show Read More

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Wella Professionals TrendVision Award 2019 UK Heat Finalists Announced

Last updated April 8, 2019

Wella TrendVision is one of the most hotly contested hair competitions in the world. Every year, hairdressers up their game to showcase their creative prowess. Now, following the photographic judging, the Wella TrendVision Award 2019 heat finalists have been announced. The UK Regional & Ireland Heat Finalists are: SCOTLAND & NORTH EAST COLOR Florence Neilson, Rhona Read More

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Everything you Need to Know about L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2019

Last updated April 17, 2019

Every year L’Oréal Colour Trophy brings out the best in colourists abilities across the UK and Ireland. With numerous regional categories to enter and specialist categories like Mens and Afro, there are opportunities in abundance for thriving colourists to showcase their talents. Click here to find out the 2019 Grand Finalists. They will all be Read More

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Redken Symposium 2019: Everything You Need to Know

Last updated January 30, 2019

Held every two years, the Redken Symposium brings together the finest Redken salons, educators and hairdressers from around the world. The 2019 three day event was held in Las Vegas this week and buzzed with creative inspiration, business seminars and talks from high profile faces. HJ was there to witness the key trends and techniques Read More

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Celebrating the Rush Oscars – All the Action from the Night

Last updated January 30, 2019

The Rush Hair team kicked of the new year with accolades and celebrations at their annual award ceremony. Stunning Freemasons Hall in central London played host to the Rush family of salons, which at the end of last year grew to an impressive 100 locations. CEO and co-founders, Andy Phouli and Stell Andrew took to Read More

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