Nordic Hair Awards – The Competition

The very first Nordic Hair Awards – the Competition is divided into seven categories, which will result in eight awards. The winners will not only receive recognition and glory, there will also be valuable prizes provided by the category sponsors.

The competition is divided into four steps.

Submit your look
To compete in Nordic Hair Awards – the Competition you need to submit your look in the category of your choice. The registration close for entries on 15th February 2019. Read more about the categories, rules and how to submit your look here.

Jury nominations
After the registration period is closed, the jury will evaluate and select the nominees in each category in all countries.

Online voting
For the categories Women’s, Men’s, Avant-garde and Colour Technician, there will be two finalists from each country in each category. The first one will be selected through a public online voting and the second one will be selected by the jury.

For the categories Editorial Stylist and Young Talent there will be one finalist from each country in each category. The finalist will be selected through public online voting.

Finals 9th of June 2019 in Copenhagen
The finalists in Women’s, Men’s, Avant-garde and Colour Technician will recreate their look at Nordic Hair Awards 9th June 2019 and present it to the visitors and the judges live. The judges will evaluate their work and decide who will be the winner in each category. The finalist with the highest total score will be announced as the winner of Nordic Hairdresser of the Year.

Editorial Stylist, Salon Design and Young Talent are pure photo competitions. The picture from the finalists in each country will be displayed at Nordic Hair Awards for the visitors to see and for the judges to evaluate to appoint the Nordic winners.

All the winners will be presented during Nordic Hair Awards – The Award Show.

International recognition
All the winners will, off course, be featured in Hair Magazine in all the Nordic countries. As a super exciting bonus, the winners of the live categories; Women’s, Men’s, Avant-garde and Colour Technician, and the first Nordic Hairdresser of the Year, will be featured in ESTETICA International Network.

ESTETICA is the world leading publication for hairdressers and the international media partner of Nordic Hair Awards & Expo. The winners will receive international recognition and put the Nordics on the map of top hairdressing regions. Yay!

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