Competitions that will be held at Salon International 2018

Salon International is the best event for the Salon industry that takes place each year. With tons of networking and learning opportunities to take away, many competitions will also take place at this mega event.

Here is the complete list of competitions that will take place at Salon International 2018

AFRO STYLIST OF THE YEAR

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Launched in recognition of the growing interest in Afro hairdressing – and the wealth of often unrecognised talent within this creative and highly skilled sector of the industry – HJ’s Men’s Afro Stylist of the Year award is open to all UK stylists trained to NVQ Level 2 or above; or a minimum of five years’ experience. To enter, just send us a shot of a trend-led Afro look.  

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 Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants have to be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or above or have a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • To enter, please submit a photo of a trend-led Afro look.
  • The image can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally but the hair needs to be in focus.
  • The image must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Sunday 14 October 2018 at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is at 5pm on 7 September 2018.

MEN’S AFRO STYLIST OF THE YEAR

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Launched in recognition of the growing interest in Afro hairdressing – and the wealth of often unrecognised talent within this creative and highly skilled sector of the industry – HJ’s Afro Stylist of the Year award is open to all UK stylists trained to NVQ Level 2 or above or a minimum of five years’ experience. To enter, just send us a shot of a trend-led Afro look.

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Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants have to be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or above or have a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • To enter, please submit a photo of a trend-led Afro look.
  • The image can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally but the hair needs to be in focus.
  • The image must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Sunday 14 October 2018 at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is at 5pm on 7th September 2018.

HJ’s BARBER OF THE YEAR

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HJ’s Barber of the Year sponsored by Andis is back for 2017 and celebrates talent within the world of barbering and men’s hairdressing. The competition is open to all qualified barbers in the UK with NVQ Level 2 or above; or a minimum of five years’ experience. To enter, send us a photo of an on-trend men’s hairstyle.

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Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants have to be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or above or have a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • To enter, submit a photo of a trend-led men’s hair style.
  • The image can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally, but the hair does need to be in focus.
  • The image must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Sunday 14 October at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is 5pm on 7 September 2018.

HJ’s RISING STAR

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HJ’s Rising Star of the Year is ideal for those who want to step outside their comfort zone and present in front of an international audience – so what are you waiting for? If you are unqualified, studying NVQ level 1 or 2 or equivalent, simply submit a photo of a celebrity-inspired look and tell us who the inspiration is.

Prizes will be awarded to the winning students with 1st receiving £750, 2nd receiving £500 and 3rd receiving £250, courtesy of VTCT. The salon owner/ lecturer of the winning student will also win a £250 Amazon voucher!

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Terms & Conditions

 

  • Open to all UK students who are unqualified, studying NVQ Level 1 or 2 or equivalent.
  • Entrants can be salon or college based.
  • To enter, submit a photo of a celebrity-inspired look and tell us who the inspiration is.
  • The image can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally, but the hair does need to be in focus.
  • The image must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Monday 15 October at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is 5pm on 7 September 2018.

HJ’s EXTENSIONS SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR – CLASSICAL LOOK

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HJ’s Extension Specialist of the Year – Classical Look, sponsored by Remi Cachet, recognises stylists who create classically beautiful looks that show timeless elegance with an extension service. HJ’s Extensions Specialist of the Year – Classical Look is open to all UK stylists trained to NVQ Level 2 or above or a minimum of five years’ experience. To enter, just send us a shot of a classic look using extensions, with a before and during application image, and a few words on how you created the look.

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    Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants have to be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or above or have a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • To enter, you need to submit a before shot, application shot and a beautiful image using extensions.
  • The images can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally, but the hair does need to be in focus.
  • Hair can be commercial, but judges will also be looking at creativity and originality so you are encouraged to push the boundaries of extension work.
  • The images must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Sunday 14 October at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is 5pm on 31st August 2018.

HJ’s EXTENSIONS SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR – CREATIVE LOOK

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HJ’s Extension Specialist of the Year – Creative Look, sponsored by Remi Cachet, recognises stylists who create looks where colour and styling show no boundaries with an extension service. HJ’s Extensions Specialist of the Year – Creative look is open to all UK stylists trained to NVQ Level 2 or above or a minimum of five years’ experience. To enter, just send us a shot of a creative look using extensions, with a before and during application image, and a few words on how you created the look.

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 Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants have to be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or above or have a minimum of five years’ experience.
  • To enter, you need to submit a before shot, application shot and a beautiful image using extensions.
  • The images can be in colour or black and white and does not have to be shot professionally, but the hair does need to be in focus.
  • Hair can be commercial, but judges will also be looking at creativity and originality so you are encouraged to push the boundaries of extension work.
  • The images must be between 2MB and 5MB in size.
  • Make sure you can recreate the look in a 35-minute live competition at Salon International on Sunday 14 October at ExCeL London.
  • The deadline is 5pm on 31st August 2018.

To get yourself registered as a participant in these competitions, you have to fill a short form with some details on it. A panel of professionals will finalize entries. So, don’t waste more time and join this exciting event as a participant and claim the victory reward.