The date of International Hairdressing Awards® first edition has been finally unveiled! These awards aim to become the event of reference in global hairdressing industry and will be taking place on February 3rd, 2019 in Madrid!
On this beautiful night of global hairdressing, all of the existing awards will converge at this event powered by hairdressers.This evening will consist of a catwalk with the most important teams of the world, a purple carpet –the red carpet of global hairdressing–, and the awards ceremony, where the six winners will be crowned.
The IHA will start accepting collections entries from June 15th to September 10th 2018.
Out of the six categories within the international competition, two main categories will require a nomination from the organization to participate in: International Hairdresser of the Year and International Artistic Team of the Year. This shortlist will be announced on June 11th 2018 and once the entry period closes, the judges will vote on the collections that chose to accept the nomination and participate.
Here are the International Hairdressing Awards six categories:
International Honorary Award: An award granted to a lifetime of dedication to our profession.
Best International Men’s Collection: Commercial hairdressing works on male models.
Best International Women’s Collection: Commercial hairdressing works on female models.
Best International Avant-Garde Collection: Creative, artistic, fantasy or catwalk items for male and/or female models.
International Artistic Team of the Year: The best annual career of an artistic team.
International Hairdresser of the Year: The best annual career of an individual hairdresser.
On September 28th, 2018, the finalists and the Honorary Award will be announced at Salon Look Madrid, where a gallery with the finalists’ collections will be presented.
Mikel Luzea, founder and director of the International Hairdressing Awards®, was in charge of launching this powerful venture last year within the framework of Salon Look 2017. The International Hairdressing Awards are an independent beauty organization that has been supported since its inception by sponsors of international relevance who believe in the message and mission of these awards including Revlon, Revlon Professional® and Salon Look Madrid-Ifema. The three highly regarded firms have bet high and combined forces to make this contest an international success as well as, Estetica Magazine as global media partner, with 24 editions worldwide, which will cover and aid in the efforts of this amazing event.
For more information, please visit, www.ihawards.com