The North West’s magnificent seven – meet the second set of LCT17 finalists

The L’Oréal Colour Trophy Backstage Live Tour made a stop in Liverpool last night, where the North West’s finest fashion-savvy stylists battled it out for a place in the 2017 Grand Final.

Six salons and one rising star colourist were awarded passes through to the June 5 live London event, after impressing a panel of hallowed industry experts at the city’s Rum Warehouse:

L’Oréal Colour Trophy – Women’s Image Award
Olsen & Olsen Hairdressing, Liverpool
The Colour Room, Stockport
Royston Blythe, Shrewsbury
Toni & Guy, Deansgate

L’Oréal Colour Trophy Men’s Image Award
Trevor Sorbie, Manchester
L20 The Salon, Bootle

L’Oréal Colour Trophy STAR Award
(for an individual colourist aged between 18 – 24)
Georgina Haplin, No 77 Creative Hair, Lancashire

The focus switches to the North East tonight (April 11), as The Royal Armouries in Leeds play host to the next leg of the live regional heats. Good luck to all those taking part, and we’ll bring you news of the next batch of hopefuls who’ll be joining us in London first thing tomorrow!

Check out the winning looks from the Scottish and North Western heats now at lorealcolourtophy.com and keep up with the competition action throughout the regional tour by following @lorealprouk and the hashtag #LCT17 on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.