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.

The Only Way is Up! Reed Salon Wins Best Salon in Essex

Posted on November 10, 2017

On the 5th November the elite salon and hairdressers of Essex met for a soiree and to crown the winners in the Essex Salon Awards. The ceremony welcomed 250 hair industry professionals to recognise the successes of a wide range of talented individuals, businesses and team accomplishments within the county of Essex, with Errol Douglas Read More

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Getting to Know HJ’s Extensionist of the Year Helen Richardson

Posted on October 27, 2017

Fresh from winning HJ’s Extensionist of the Year sponsored by Remi Cachet at Salon International, we caught up with Helen Richardson of The Butterfly Effect Hair in Louth, Lincolnshire to see just how it’s sinking in and to get the details on her creation… What made you enter the competition?  I felt like it was Read More

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Second Successful HOB Uncut Event in London – Here’s What Happened

Posted on October 23, 2017

HOB Academy hosted ‘HOB Uncut’ event last Monday afternoon in Camden Town, London, to a sell-out international crowd. Held for the second year, the event gave hairdressers and industry professionals the exciting opportunity to watch inspirational live demonstrations from the HOB Creative Team. The showcase, held at Proud Camden, saw the audience get up close to watch as 4 Read More

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evo Presents the ‘Freevo’ Show in East London

Posted on October 21, 2017

In a weekend full to the brim of all things hairdressing, the Oval Space in London’s East End was home to the ‘freevo’ show, a hair show from the uber-cool, Australian Professional Brand evo. 350 hairdressers, salon owners and industry insiders gathered from all over Europe to be inspired and entertained. The event was hosted Read More

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Goldwell Global Zoom Inspires with Winning Looks in Barcelona

Posted on October 20, 2017

With 97 national finalists from 38 countries around the world, all competing to win a place on the Goldwell Color Zoom Creative Team, the competition was fierce in the New Talent, Creative and Partner categories for Goldwell Global Zoom 2017. Competitors had to recreate their winning national looks in three hours, all of which interpreted Read More

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label.m Global Distributors Conference 2017 Awards

Posted on October 19, 2017

This week saw label.m host its annual Global Distributors Conference at the official London Fashion Week Hotel, The May Fair. Each year, the event brings together 65 label.m countries where they have the opportunity to preview key launches, as well as talk through new product concepts and celebrate achievements over the last 12 months. As part Read More

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Highlights from Utopia Alternative Hair Show 2017

Posted on October 16, 2017

Last night’s Alternative Hair Show, with the theme of Utopia, was an amazing night full of wacky and wonderful things like sky high hair masterpieces and even hair that moved by itself! Celebrating its 35th year, the evening raised an impressive £280,626.00 for the charity Fighting Leukaemia. Set up by Toni and Maggie Rizzo after Read More

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Wella International TrendVision wows at Salon International

Posted on October 15, 2017

For the first time ever, the iconic Wella International TrendVision was held at Salon International yesterday in a true celebration of hair colour and creative styling. Salon International ticket holders were able to watch as the 82 looks from 44 different countries were created in the HJ Live Competition Area before the Trendvision main ceremony Read More

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NoScrunchie Good Afro Salon Awards Returns with New Categories

Posted on October 3, 2017

The UK’s leading Afro hair review website, NoScrunchie.com are hosting their fifth annual Good Afro Salon Awards this month. Honouring the best in UK Afro hair excellence, the Good Afro Salon Awards are the only awards in the Afro hair industry where the winners are chosen by loyal customers. This year, NoScrunchie launch a new Read More

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