Congratulations to the Australian and New Zealand hairdressers and teams that have been selected for the 2022 International Hairdressing Awards Pre-Nominees. Pre-nominations are required to participate in International Hairdresser of the Year and International Artistic Team of the Year categories, while the remaining categories – Best International Men’s Collection, Best International Women’s Collection and Best International Avant-Garde Collection – are open to every hairdresser who upload their photographic entries.

The Australian and New Zealand hairdressers who have been invited to submit for these categories are Australia’s Jamie Furlan and Dee Parker Attwood as well as New Zealand’s Danny Pato and Kylie Hayes in the category of International Hairdresser of the Year. In the category of International Artistic Team of the Year, Australia’s Masci Art Team and SJ Establishment has been have been pre-nominated.

In the category of International Hairdresser of the Year, the pre-nominees list include individual hairdressers who have won selected hair competitions worldwide plus individual hairdressers that have been nominated by the organising committee with the help of the editors of the Estetica Magazine International Network. This takes into account their career, the quality of their photographic work and their educational/artistic activities. The International Artistic Team of the Year utilises the same criteria for hairdressing teams.

The entry process will be open from September 15 to January 10 2022, after which the judging panel, comprised of five renowned and still to be announced international hairdressers, will vote and finalists will be announced on February 13. The winners in the five categories will be revealed among the fifteen finalists in 2022 in an innovative ceremony format.

Our national representatives will compete with hairdressers from all around the globe. Good luck to them and to everyone entering this esteemed competition.

To see the full list of pre-nominees visit www.ihawards.com/news/article/201#article