Top Hairstylists go Head to Head at L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 Semi Final


We are delighted to announce that all 3 Hugh Campbell #LCTIRE17 teams that recently qualified for the L’Oreal Colour Trophy semi-finals made it through to the grand final of the prestigious L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards. Congratulations to  Melo Yelo , River Hair Studio & Marbles Hair & Beauty… 3 really is the magic number.

Hairdressers from salons all over the country went head to head displaying their creative talents at the L’Oréal Colour Trophy 2017 Semi Final event in the O’Reilly Hall, UCD, Dublin recently (Wednesday 19th April). Each was vying for a place in the grand final of the 51st L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards, which takes place at O’Reilly Hall on Monday 3rd July. Entering its 51st year, the L’Oréal Colour Trophy, is the world’s longest running live hairdressing competition. The awards, which honour the brightest hairdressing talents across the country, involve the biggest icons in the industry and showcases all that is loved about hair colour, trends and fashion.

There are three competitive categories including the L’Oréal Men’s Image Award, the Star Award and the highly coveted L’Oréal Colour Trophy. Each requires the teams to create an inspirational modern hair colour and style on a model that must be complemented by the total look taking inspiration from contemporary fashion trends.

The judging panel at all stages of the competition features some of the highest profiled names in the international hairdressing industry. The semi final was judged by Siobhan Jones (Headmasters), Nathan Walker (Trevor Sorbie), Mark Woolley (Electric Hairdressing), Chris Williams (Rush) and Alan Edwards (Alan Edwards). The successful finalists in each category will participate in the prestigious black tie grand final of the 51st L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards, which will take place in the O’Reilly Hall, UCD Dublin on Monday 3rd July

You can follow our Hugh Campbell L’Oréal Colour Trophy  teams and events – using the hashtags #HCHG and #LCTIRE17 on and Instagram.