Rick Roberts Salon in Beverley have secured their place in the hairdressing industries most fashion-led national competition. The salon team will now combine their technical expertise with trends taken fresh from the runway in a bid to secure The L’Oréal Professional Colour Trophy 2011.
Rick Roberts Salons, stunning photographic entry showcased the salon team’s creative talents and shook off stiff competition from over 1200 UK entrants. Rick Roberts has now triumphed in gaining a place amongst 30 salon teams competing at the L’Oréal Colour Trophy North Eastern regional final on 12th April and is the only salon out of the hull and East Yorkshire to have made it.
“We are so happy to make it through to the regional finals again and was amazed that this time we were the only salon to make it from whole of Hull and East Yorkshire.”
“L’Oréal is one of the biggest hairdressing events going and I am so proud of my artistic team for making it through.”
“Our team are all very talented and are looking to add to this as we look to expand the Salon.”
“We have been showing our talents and put on seminars including at East Yorkshire College.”
“We are also finalising the plans for the Hair and Fashion show that will happen later in the year. ”
WE have also been picked by L’Oréal as one of the ‘Salons to Watch’ in the future which was an amazing feeling.”
“We had an amazing local model and creative Photographer Chris Baily. Working well together we were able to create a cutting edge picture colour and cut.”
Rick Roberts will take to the live competition floor and create their model look in just 30 minutes, their style will reflect Autumn / Winter 11/12 definitive trends and will be judged by the hairdressing industries most prolific hairdressers.
At this stage Rick Roberts Salon will only be a door away from winning a place in the industries longest running and most fashion inspired event – The L’Oreal Colour Trophy Grand Final to be held within the exquisite Grosvenor House Ballroom, Park Lane, London on 4th July 2011.
Rick Roberts Salon will now begin to source their inspirations and build their chosen look as well as find a model that captures the salon teams creative vision.
To impress the acclaimed judging panel and propel them to the prestigious grand final, the model look shaped will be a flawless amalgamation of both hair and fashion styling.
Globally renowned hairdresser was amongst the judges that selected the 2011 Regional finalists. Here he explains what will make a winning look stand out at this stage,
“It is a tremendous achievement to make it to this stage, the regional finals will pool together some of the UK’s finest hairdressing talent. Judges will now be looking for a model look that is both skilfully executed yet beautiful and fashion infused, a winning result will combine the elements of a confident runway model, technically excellent colour, precision cutting, trend led styling with make-up that will partner perfectly.”
The overall winners of the L’Oréal Professional Colour Trophy and L’Oréal Professional Men’s Image Award will experience an unparalleled prize of ‘A Year of Dreams’ with a tailor-made calendar of opportunities that help to support and build upon their hairdressing talents and business. Creative shoots, media exposure, educational courses are amongst the many exciting elements of what will be a journey of a lifetime.