Meet your jury!
Linh Phan, top colourist from the US, better known as @bescene, has been rocking the hairdressing scene for years. More than 260,000 followers on Instagram love his fancy colour looks. For him, being creative, showcasing his art via social media and getting in touch with his fans and followers are the great things about his job!
As International Creative Director and Head of International Professional Partner Services at Schwarzkopf Professional, Simon Ellis is creating real, lasting change in the hairdressing industry. He describes in one sentence what’s so special to him about his profession as a hairdresser: “You have the power to make someone’s day, every day – so do it!”
Lesley Jennison, Schwarzkopf Professional Global Colour Ambassador since 2005, is an absolute colour expert. She lives in London, travels the world and is famous for her sense of perfect colour and high demands. Lesley started her career in 1984 in London. Ever since then, she has been generating excitement on show stages, educating the most talented colourists around the globe and adding her creative sparkle to huge advertising productions and shoots.
VOGUE has hailed him as “Best Blonder in the Business”, and since 2013 he has been the Schwarzkopf Professional Global BLONDME Ambassador. Worldwide, Kim Vo is celebrated for his glamorous blonde techniques. Teri Hatcher, Goldie Hawn, Kate Hudson and Pamela Anderson are just some of this famous clients. Kim Vo was born in Vietnam, educated in Europe and perfected his colouration and styling skills first at The Spot in New York, and later at Cristophe and Prive in Beverly Hills, before opening his own salon in the city of angels.
Alex Kontier, Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Ambassador of Russia, is known as an absolute top colourist, according to the Tatler Russia magazine. The recognized blonde expert has even created his very own “sun kissed” blonde technique – just one of the various reasons his two salons “KONTIER PARIS” in Moscow are always fully booked. Many Russian VIPs, models and It girls, bloggers and editors of fashion & lifestyle magazines rank among his clients.