Judging Process

All entries will be automatically categorised into five “regions”.

  1. New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory
  2. Victoria
  3. South Australia & Tasmania
  4. Western Australia & Northern Territory
  5. Queensland

Judges will be searching for the best overall look (colour, cut, style, make-up, fashion and photography) with the obvious focus being on the hair.

How to

Catch the judges eye

THE COLOUR
  • On the model should be technically well-executed and be a modern and beautiful interpretation of upcoming trends showcasing the expertise and ability of the colourist to create a unique look.
  • Will be the overriding factor in any decision making process
THE HAIR
  • Can be any length, texture or colour but has to be inspirational and show skill in the colour, style/cut and finish.
  • Must be in optimal condition – if the hair is in bad condition the model will not be considered as a Grand Finalist
  • Must suit the model’s face and bone structure
THE CUT/STYLE
  • If featured, must show exceptional technical skill
THE FINISH
  • On the hair must be accomplished with an appropriate amount of product, and the correct choice of product
THE CLOTHES STYLING & MAKEUP
  • Should enhance and complement the overall look that the colourist and hair stylist have created
THE MODEL
  • Does not have to be professional but they have to be confident, self-assured, ‘own’ their look and walk convincingly down the catwalk
REMEMBER
  • No up-dos
  • No wigs, extensions or hair pieces to be used.