2021 CATEGORIES

All open to hair professionals, salons and freelancers in the UK and Ireland

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NEW: TEXTURE EXPERT
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For a salon-based or freelance hairdresser demonstrating stand-out work with textured hair
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NEW: SUSTAINABILITY HERO
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Recognising a hairdressing salon, salon group or self-employed individual helping to change the way we live – for the better
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INDEPENDENT STYLIST
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For a stylist looking after clients while busy building ‘brand me’
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BUSINESS THINKER
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For a salon owner or director who can demonstrate an outstanding approach to business
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CREATIVE TALENT
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For a creative director or senior stylist with exceptional artistic skill and commercial expertise
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COLOUR EXPERT
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For a colour director or senior colourist with exceptional technical skill and commercial expertise
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MEN’S HAIR SPECIALIST
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For a salon-based or freelance hairdresser demonstrating stand-out work in men’s hair
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AWARD FOR INNOVATION
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Rewarding an original hairdressing initiative that has proved a success for the salon business and/or the industry at large
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HAIR TREND
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For the best on-trend image of the year
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BEST SALON TEAM
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For salon teamwork at its best
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BEST LOCAL SALON
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For a salon that best serves its local community
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AWARDS BY NOMINATION

SESSION STYLIST
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For the most exciting hairdresser working in fashion
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HAIR ICON
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For the most inspirational hairdresser of 2021
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