Our business is never one thing; part creativity, part technical prowess, part psychology and part business acumen – it’s little wonder that only our contemporaries can fully understand what it takes to succeed. The Schwarzkopf Professional Hairdressing Awards does exactly that, inviting the best and brightest talents in hairdressing to take a bow in front of the one audience that really counts – other hairdressers.

Global recognition, inspiration, celebration, glamour and glasses of bubbly – what better way to crown success?

Shaping Authentic Beauty (SAB) Kongress, India hairdressing awards are a celebration of unmatched talent showcased by a powerhouse of hairstylists from across India. Schwarzkopf Professional is extremely proud to give the young and aspiring hairdressers a creative platform to showcase their finesse. As a champion of all things hair, we feel responsible and delighted to reward and support creative minds who make this industry. It gives us immense pleasure to be an embodiment of the creative vision and craftsmanship of such great talent.

The first edition of Shaping Authentic Beauty (SAB) Kongress, India hairdressing awards 2018-2019 which took place on January 24, 2019 in Mumbai. With talented hairdressers competing for the winning titles, creativity truly came alive!


The Categories:

Men’s Style, Avant-Garde, Salon of the year, Schwarzkopf colour technician, and Commercial style of the year.

This Year’s Champions:

Smita Gala from Kaizo Salon, Mumbai for Avant Garde category.

Mayur (Shahbu Salmani) from Galamazone 216 Salon, Chandigarh for Commercial category

Reema Bajaj from Elvis & Reema Salon, New Delhi for Color Tech of the year

Shirin Merchant from Kut & Make Salon, Mumbai for Men's style category

Naseem Salon was felicitated as the Salon of the Year

The gratification:

The winners were given a chance to represent India on an International Platform at the SAB Kongress, APAC 2018-19, held in Beijing, China, in April 2019, to showcase their talent and expertise amongst the other APAC countries. This competition was judged by global stalwarts from the hair dressing industry.

Make It Yours

Rise to the Challenge

If you think you have what it takes to compete and you'd like the world to know about your talent, contact our teams through the details below:

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