Hairdressers from salons all over the country went head to head displaying their creative talents at the L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 Semi Final event in the O’Reilly Hall, UCD, Dublin on Wednesday evening.
Each was vying for a place in the grand final of the 51st L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards, which will take place at O’Reilly Hall on Monday 3rd July. This year’s award categories include the L’Oréal Men’s Image Award, the Star Award and the highly coveted L’Oréal Colour Trophy.
Entering its 51st year, the L’Oréal Colour Trophy is the world’s longest running live hairdressing competition. The awards, which honour the brightest hairdressing talents across the country, involve the biggest icons in the industry and showcases all that is loved about hair colour, trends and fashion.
There are three competitive categories including the L’Oréal Men’s Image Award, the Star Award and the highly coveted L’Oréal Colour Trophy. Each requires the teams to create an inspirational modern hair colour and style on a model that must be complemented by the total look taking inspiration from contemporary fashion trends.
The judging panel at all stages of the competition features some of the highest profiled names in the international hairdressing industry. The successful finalists in each category will participate in the prestigious black tie grand final of the 51st L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards, which will take place in the O’Reilly Hall, UCD Dublin on Monday 3rd July.
The L’Oréal Colour Trophy provides stylists and their salons with an opportunity to compete with the best talent in the industry globally and the overall winner will present their model and winning look at the International L’Oréal Professionnel Business Forum in Seville from 2nd-4th October.
The 2016 winner Dylan Bradshaw salon, represented by Aoife Bradley and Jenny Dawson, went on to win this major international industry event in Lisbon last October.
Tickets for this years final will be available on May 3rd and cost €200 each, visit www.lorealcolourtr