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It is a total look team, photo and live competition that includes color, cut, style, wardrobe and makeup.
PHOTO ENTRY PHASE: AUG 30 - SEPT 30, 2019
LIVE USA FINAL: 2020
PHOTO ENTRY PHASE; AUG 30 - SEPT 30, 2019
PHOTO JUDGING PHASE: OCT 1 – OCT 15, 2019
FINALISTS ANNOUNCED: OCT 16, 2019
PEOPLE’S CHOICE VOTING PHASE: OCT 21 – DEC 31, 2019
USA FINAL AND GLOBAL GRAND FINAL: 2020
5 AWARD CATEGORIES, 7 CHANCES TO WIN!
1. COLOR & STYLE TROPHY GRAND PRIZE
2. COLOR & STYLE TROPHY, EDITORIAL
3. COLOR & STYLR TROPHY, NEW TALENT
4. COLOR & STYLE TROPHY, CUTTING
5. COLOR & STYLE TROPHY, FUTURE TREND
6. COLOR & STYLE TROPHY, TEXTURE
7. PEOPLE’S CHOICE
COMPETITORS MUST CREATE A WELL-EXECUTED, INSPIRATIONAL AND MODERN TOTAL FEMALE LOOK ON A MODEL- COLOR, CUT AND FINISH WILL BE EVALUATED IN EACH AWARD CATEGORY.
There are no restrictions or themes to follow.
During the Photo Entry Phase one representative from the Salon (who has permission from the Salon to enter) must visit www.colorstyletrophy.com and follow the links and instructions to complete and submit the registration form, including information about your Salon, and the names and email addresses, and functional role (Colorist, Hairstylist, Haircutter, Make-up Artist, Wardrobe Stylist) of each Team member.
There is no entry fee for Color & Style Trophy. It is free to enter any competition category
No, you do not have to use the same model. As finalists, competitor teams are required to recreate the exact digital look for the live competition.
All image files must be in .jpg or .png format
You will receive an e-mail confirmation once your entry has been successfully submitted.
A PANEL OF JUDGES DETERMINED BY L’ORÉAL PROFESSIONNEL WILL SELECT UP TO FIVE FINALISTS FOR EACH COMPETITION CATEGORY. EACH FINALIST TEAM WILL BE INVITED TO ATTEND AND COMPETE IN THE LIVE COMPETITION.
People’s Choice Award nominees are the color & style award finalists.
After the finalists are selected, submissions of all selected Finalists will be posted on a gallery for public voting at www.colorstyletrophy.com. Any individual will be invited to vote for the Submission they believe has the most public appeal. Each person may vote one time during the Voting Phase.
REAL HAIR (NON-SYNTHETIC) WEFTS AND EXTENSIONS ARE ALLOWED, up to a maximum of 20%. FULL WIGS ARE NOT ALLOWED
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A detailed itinerary will be provided to each attendee prior to the event
The official rules can be found here.
At least 18 years old.
Yes, and you must be employed by a Salon that is also located in the United States.
TEAMS CAN INCLUDE FROM 1 TO 5 MEMBERS. 1 MEMBER CAN HOLD MORE THAN 1 POSITION ON THE TEAM. EACH TEAM MUST INCLUDE ALL OF THE FOLLOWING PROFESSIONALS WHO WORK AT THE SALON: COLORIST, HAIR CUTTER, HAIR STYLIST, MAKEUP ARTIST, AND WARDROBE STYLIST (INDIVIDUALS MAY COVER MULTIPLE ROLES).
Yes, but each team must submit in separate categories.
Yes, if not affiliated with any commission salon, booth renter and or salon suites.
Employees of L’Oreal Professionnel, USA Headquarters.
Employees of L’Oreal Professionnel USA Field Team – Division Brand Managers, and Education Development.
Co-opt employees of L’Oreal Professionnel and Salon Centric – Prestige Educators.
Commission salons, booth renter and salon suites, (referred to as a "Salon" within Official rules) may create one or multiple "Teams" within the same address of employment.