The L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 Backstage Live events land in Cambridgeshire

The L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 Backstage Live events made their way to Duxford’s Imperial War Museum last night, where seven more Grand Finalists were crowned.

Out of hundreds of initial entries in the Eastern leg of the competition, the judges selected six salon teams and one talented young colourist, who will be competing at the London extravaganza in June:

L’Oréal Colour Trophy – Women’s Image Award
VAE Hair, Norfolk
Kennadys, Ingatestone
The Gallery Haircutters, Norwich
Faces Hairdressing, Colchester

L’Oréal Colour Trophy Men’s Image Award
VAE Hair, Norfolk
Alan D Hairdressing Education, Ipswich

L’Oréal Colour Trophy STAR Award
(for an individual colourist aged between 18 – 24)

Charlotte Ellis, Kennadys , Ingatestone

The next stop on the Backstage Live Tour is Bristol’s Passenger Shed, where salons will compete in the South Western leg of the competition tonight (April 24). Good luck to all those taking part, and we’ll bring you news of the next batch of salons who’ll be joining us in London in June tomorrow!

Check out the winning looks from all the heats so far at and keep up with the competition action throughout the regional tour by following @lorealprouk and the hashtag #LCT17 on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.