The trip and experience of a lifetime could be yours, as natural Aussie haircare brand O&M offers you the opportunity to join their creative team backstage at New York Fashion Week. You could team up with hair director Mary Alamine come September for the highlight of your career!

O&M founder Jose Bryce Smith and Mary Alamine

The prize includes three nights of accommodation in New York, return flights from Australia, transfers and $500 spending money. All you have to do to claim the goods is convincingly tell the brand why you would be the ideal candidate. Subscribe to the O&M online database, follow @originalmineral on Instagram and fill out the competition’s online form. Then it’s up to you to capture the brand’s attention with a three to five minute video that shows your passion for hair, your strengths in hairdressing, why you want to join the team backstage and details about your career such as where you work and how long you’ve been in the industry for.

Post the 45 second highlights clip of that video to your Instagram (tag @originalmineral, #originalmineral and #OandMNYFWcomp in the text) and email the full video through to the brand. The entrant who wows them the most will be on a flight to the city that never sleeps to create inspiring hair looks backstage for fashion week and to assumedly get absolutely no sleep whatsoever.

Enter now!

For more information and the entry form visit