Competition changes and new rules

For tips on how to enter*, answers to frequently asked questions and details of key competition and category changes this year, please view this informational VT.

*Open to UK residents aged 16+ (and up to aged 25 for the STAR award category) as of closing date 18/02/22 entering as part of a salon team (except for the Future Talent category where entrants can be ROI residents). To enter Colour Specialist category, entrants must be a Colour Specialist (completion of 15-day Diploma course and final exam required). One entry per individual across all categories. The colourist and stylist (as applicable) must be confirmed in the entry form and must remain the same throughout the competition. Entries must be uploaded onto and received by 22:00 18/02/22. Entrants must use only L’Oréal Professionnel Paris products. Entry photos must be in colour. The entrant salon must be trading at the time of entry and all stages of the competition. Winning team (or individual in the case of the Future Talent category) receives the 2022/23 Award for the relevant category and the chance to attend prize experiences including hairdressing event(s)/a trip dependent on category. Promoter reserves the right to amend T&Cs in the event of circumstances beyond its reasonable control. See for full details and T&Cs. Promoter: L’Oréal Professionnel Paris, a trading division of L’Oréal (UK) Limited.