Incorporating the Twincare industry awards

ONLINE ENTRY (CLICK HERE)

For criteria and materials to be submitted per category, please select an tab below:

HAIRSTYLIST OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA:

In order to enter this category, hairstylists must have been practicing as a qualified hairstylist
for a minimum of 3 years. Judges will be looking for creative interpretations on current trends. Please avoid extreme Avant Garde looks. Extreme Avant Garde styles will be penalised.

MATERIAL TO BE SUBMITTED:

  1. Curriculum Vitae: your career history (Submit 1 page only).
  2. Contribution to the Hairdressing Industry:
    • Must have attended on-going education and training. (max 2 pages). (5 points)
    • Participation in public, Hairdressing Industry shows or published fashion shoots. (max 3 pages only) (5 points)
  3. Have a vibrant and creative on- line presence. submit on-line details. (5 points)
  4. Submit pictures of styling done in the last 24 months. (head and shoulders).
    Minimum of six and a maximum of 12 photos. Minimum of 3 different models to be used.
    • Hairstyle, condition, cut, texture and design.(25 points)
    • Photography (conformance to international standards). (20 points)

"We will be looking for creative interpretations on current trends. Please avoid extreme Avant Garde looks. Points will be given for design, texture, cut and condition."

TOTAL = 60 Points

SHOULD YOU BE CHOSEN AS A FINALIST: 60% (60 POINTS) OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED AND THE OTHER 40% WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PRESENTATION AT THE AWARDS EVENING FUNCTION ON 1ST DECEMBER 2018. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WILL BE SENT TO ALL FINALISTS

THE TEAM

CRITERIA:

Each team may have a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 team members. The team members need not be from the same salon. Each team must have a name. Each member may be either an apprentice or a qualified hairstylist.

MATERIAL TO BE SUBMITTED:

  1. A list of its members and their full names.
  2. A minimum of 6 and a maximum of 16 photo’s to be submitted.
  3. Minimum of 3 different models to be used.
    All work will be judged on the interpretation of current fashion.
    • Cut and design (20 points )
    • Photography (20 points )
    • Relevance to current fashion (10 points)

TOTAL = 50 POINTS

SHOULD YOU BE CHOSEN AS A FINALIST: 50% (50 POINTS) OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED AND THE OTHER 50% WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PRESENTATION AT THE AWARDS EVENING FUNCTION ON 1ST DECEMBER 2018.

AVANT GARDE

CRITERIA:

Open to all qualified hairstylists. This category is aimed at showcasing the artistic creativity of the hairdresser and work will be judged on an Avant Garde representation of current fashion. Points will be awarded as follows:

MATERIAL TO BE SUBMITTED:

A minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 photo’s to be submitted.
Minimum of 3 different models to be used.

  1. Creativity of concept (10 points)
  2. Interpretation of current trends(5 points)
  3. Artistic value (5 points)
  4. Photography (20 Points)

TOTAL = 40 POINTS

SHOULD YOU BE CHOSEN AS A FINALIST: 40% (40 POINTS) OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED AND THE OTHER 60% WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PRESENTATION AT THE AWARDS EVENING FUNCTION ON 1ST DECEMBER 2018.

THE BOYZ

CRITERIA:

Open to all hairstylists and apprentices. This section must represent current men’s hair trends.

MATERIAL TO BE SUBMITTED:

A minimum of 4 and a maximum of 6 photo’s to be submitted. Minimum of 3 different models to be used.

Points awarded as follows:

  1. Shape, design, texture, color and condition (20 points)
  2. Interpretation of current trends (10 points)
  3. Photography (20 points)

TOTAL = 50 POINTS

SHOULD YOU BE CHOSEN AS A FINALIST: 50% (50 POINTS) OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED AND THE OTHER 50% WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PRESENTATION AT THE AWARDS EVENING FUNCTION ON 1ST DECEMBER 2018.

APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA

In order to enter the Biosense Apprentice Of The Year the Hairstylist must be 18 & over. Must have less than 2 years experience in the Hairdressing industry

APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR CRITERIA

  1. Motivational letter of less than 100 words of what inspired you to become a hairdresser (10 points)
  2. Submit min of 4 and maximum of 6 photographs: Minimum of 3 different models to be used.
    Minimum 2 photographs of a street fashion look (Before & After) (20 points)
    2 photographs of a formal evening look (Before & After) (20 points)

TOTAL = 50 POINTS

SHOULD YOU BE CHOSEN AS A FINALIST: 50% (50 POINTS) OF THE COMPETITION WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PORTFOLIO SUBMITTED AND THE OTHER 50% WILL BE JUDGED ON THE PRESENTATION AT THE AWARDS EVENING FUNCTION ON 1ST DECEMBER 2018.

HOW TO ENTER:

STEP 1:

Fill out the enclosed entry form. Please ensure that your details are accurate as we will be corresponding with you on a frequent basis.
The fee of R50 and completed entry form will secure your entry.

Please note Twincare will send you a standard portfolio in which your work must be submitted. Complete the portfolio carefully. Add your name and the category your entering on the front of your portfolio.
Closing date for entry: Friday 31st August 2018.

STEP 2:

Once your entry form and fee of R50 have been received, Twincare International will send you your portfolio book/s,
Only Twincare International portfolios issued will be accepted for submission, and no additional material, such as video, DVD, CD or any other type of audio visual material will be considered for entry.

No additions or amendments to portfolios will be accepted once received.
Make careful note of the maximum photos allowed per category, any additional pictures will be removed or blanked out.

STEP 3:

Make sure your completed portfolio is returned to Twincare International no later than Friday 28th September 2018, either by: Handing to your sales executive; or Deliver directly to Twincare International Head Office: 21 Peltier Drive, Sunninghill, Sandton, 2157 (Reference: HSOTY ENTRY; Attention: Daniella)

STEP 4:

All finalists will be determined by Twincare International; you will be notified by the 5th of October 2018 of your qualification.

STEP 5:

Should you be chosen as a finalist, you will be required to present part of the show at the finals. Additional detailed information will be sent to all finalists.

STEP 6:

The finals will be held at The Lyric Theatre in Gold Reef City, Johannesburg on the evening of Sunday 2nd December 2018 where you will present your final show which will count for valuable points.

ONLINE ENTRY FORM



TERMS & CONDITIONS

I have read the criteria for the categories that I am entering and agree to abide by the rules and conditions of the competition. I also agree to allow my work to be utilized exclusively by Twincare International for commercial purposes if chosen as a finalist. The judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. No late entries will be considered