22 April 2024

Charlie Miller receives AIPP Legend Award

The AIPP (Association Internationale Presse Professionnelle Coiffure) had the great pleasure of presenting the prestigious 2021-2022 AIPP Legend Award to international hair icon Charlie Miller (UK).

AIPP Legend Award
Mike Vincent and Charlie Miller

Charlie Miller received the AIPP Legend Award from Mike Vincent, President of the AIPP. This took place in a private ceremony in Edinburgh, Scotland, together with Miller’s sons Jason and Josh Miller. A multi award-winning stylist, hairdressing luminary Charlie was the first Scottish hairdresser to receive an OBE for services to hairdressing. He received this in 2012 from Her Majesty The Queen. With a string of industry accolades, the company also hold a total number of 14 British Hairdressing Awards. Charlie received Scottish Hairdresser of the Year three times. This made him an inaugural member in the British Hairdressing Hall of Fame. He has also won Avant-Garde Hairdresser of the Year and was twice nominated for the prestigious British Hairdresser of the Year.

Multi-Award Winner

As well as receiving the National Hairdressers Federation ‘Hairdresser of the Year’, World Master of the Craft, New York and a Lifetime Achievement Award from The Guild of Hairdressers, he has also received the honour of Fellow of Distinction and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Fellowship for British Hairdressing. Next year marks the 20th anniversary of Charlie Miller’s AIPP Grand Trophy Award, which also honoured him as the best hairdresser of the year.

Charlie Miller with sons, Josh & Jason.

“On behalf of our father Charlie, we would like to thank the AIPP for the Legend Award accolade. It is a great honour for him to be recognised in this way. It places him in such a distinguished rank of past winners from across the world. We are all truly grateful as well as appreciative.” Jason & Josh Miller.

DOWNLOAD HERE Charlie Miller’s complete biography + historical images + hair fashion images (1976-2001)

The AIPP (Association Internationale Presse Professionnelle Coiffure) assembles the best professional hairdressing magazines in the world. It represents the value as well as the importance of the professional trade press to the hairdressers all over the world.


2012-2013  Lluís Llongueras (Spain), 2013-2014  Toni Mascolo (UK), 2014-2015  Annie Humphreys (UK), 2015-2016  Robert Lobetta (UK/USA), 2016-2017  Klaus Peter Ochs (Germany), 2017-2018  Patrick Cameron (New Zealand/UK), 2018-2019  Bruno Mascolo (UK/USA), 2019-2020  Raffel Pages (Spain), 2020-2021  Jean-Luc Minetti (France) as well as 2021-2022  Charlie Miller (UK).


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