ABOUT THE AWARDS

NOTE: The L'Oréal Professionnel Ambassadors will NOT be competing in any of the L'Oréal Color Trophy categories.

L'OREAL COLOR TROPHY

THE BRIEF

Salon teams must create an exquisite color and style on a female model that complements an editorially inspired, L'Oréal Professionnel LA FRENCH – ART OF HAIR COLORING total look. Your team may contain no more than 4 people and should include a colorist, stylist, make-up artist and model who will capture the attention of the judges.

PRIZES

  1. The winning team will win a trip to the Portfolio Training 2022. The prize includes airfare for 4, with twin share accommodations for 2 nights.
  2. The trophy!
L'ORÉAL NEXT GENERATION

THE BRIEF

No member of your team has ever participated in any of the competition's categories.

You're ambitious and want to make your mark in the Canadian hairstyling industry.

The total look must be original, innovative and fashion forward, reflecting the new season's trends. The hair color must be beautifully executed, technically brilliant and creative. The cut and style must complement the color.

Your team may contain no more than 4 people and should include a colorist, stylist, make-up artist and attractive model.

PRIZE

  • The winning team will win a trip to the Portfolio Training 2022. The prize includes airfare for 2, with twin share accommodations for 2 nights.
  • The trophy!
L'ORÉAL MASTERS AWARD

THE BRIEF

Entry into this category required competitors to have a minimum of 15 years experience and have at least 1 award under their belt throughout their career.

The Masters entry dossier will be sent to a panel of world-renowned international judges for judgment. Master that will be selected will automatically make it to the Grand Finale where they will have 30 minutes to create an editorial look on a professional female model. The model will be provided by L'Oréal Professionnel on-site by random draw. The look created, will have to complement the color, the wardrobe and the make-up that will already be done.

PRIZE

  • The winner will win a trip to the Portfolio Training 2022. The prize includes airfare for 1, with single occupancy accommodations for 2 nights.
  • The trophy!
L'ORÉAL MENS TRENDS

THE BRIEF

Entrants must create a well-executed complementary color showcasing a male look. This must be complemented by a well-finished style and total look taking inspiration from upcoming trends. Entrants can interpret this as they see fit, but the final look mush share the same venues as L’Oréal Professionnel. These are:

  • Fashion: Taking inspiration from trends
  • Innovation: Classic elements, with a brand new twist
  • Pioneering: A color that has not been done before and could be a future trend
  • The work presented must always be exceptionally executed and technically correct.
  • The hair color will be an overriding factor in any decision-making process.

PRIZES

  • The winner will win a trip to the Portfolio Training 2022. The prize includes airfare for 1, with single occupancy accommodations for 2 nights.
  • The trophy!
JUDGING PRIZES

MAKEUP AWARD

This award recognizes a combination of technical ability and contribution to the total look. The make up brand selected will select the winner among the finalists of the color trophy category.

PRIZE

  • The trophy!

PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD

The public will be invited to vote for the favorite registration photo among the finalists.

PRIZE

  • The trophy!