Double celebration at leading North Yorkshire Hairdressing Salon

Fellowship for British Hairdressing

Halo Hair and Beauty stylist Elaine Sneddon is celebrating after being selected as one of the UK’s top up-and-coming young hairdressers.

Nineteen-year-old Elaine has won a highly-coveted place in the prestigious Club Star Art team, run by the Fellowship for British Hairdressing.

It is the second time in two years that a stylist from Halo Hair and Beauty has won a place in Club Star, an elite band of six young hairdressers, aged between 16 and 25, selected from the country’s leading salons.

And there is double reason to celebrate at Halo after award-winning owner Joseph Ferraro has been picked as a finalist for the third year in the prestigious British Hairdressing Awards (BHA).

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Harrogate Hairdresser marks Salon’s third anniversary by taking part in Great North Run

Lauren Great North Run

Hairdresser Lauren Hewitt-Dawson is swapping her scissors for running shoes when she takes part in the Great North Run to raise money for charity.

The senior stylist at award-winning salon Halo Hair and Beauty in Harrogate is helping celebrate the third anniversary at its Leeds Road premises by taking part in the world-famous half marathon in Newcastle.

Keen horsewoman Lauren, 30, decided she wanted a challenge after successfully completing a number of 10K runs – so she signed up for the Great North Run to raise money for London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital.

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Clubstar auditions beckon for graduate stylist Elaine

elaine sneddon Halo Harrogate

Halo Hair and Beauty stylist Elaine Sneddon is celebrating after qualifying for the ClubStar auditions taking place in London later this month.

Graduate stylist Elaine will travel to the capital to pit her hairdressing skills against other young hairdressers from across the country, all vying for a place in the coveted Fellowship for British Hairdressing’s ClubStar Art Team.

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Hairdressers from Harrogate Salon recognised as two of the UK’s top stylists

Two hairdressers from leading Harrogate salon Halo Hair and Beauty have reached the UK and Ireland Finals of the hairdressing industry’s most prestigious competition.

Kirstie Bowdin and Natalie Garcia Sanz are two of just 36 hairdressers from across the UK and Ireland to make the finals of the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award 2014.

The annual competition received more than 900 entries, and, following the regional heats in Manchester last week, Kirstie and Natalie won their individual categories -Young Talent and Colour – to reach the finals.

Created to discover and acknowledge the industry’s most skilled hair stylists and colourists, the TrendVision focuses on all aspects of hair styling and colouring. Judges include the UK’s leading hair icons including Nicky Clarke, Darren Ambrose and Claire Chell.

The Young Talent Category is open to stylists under 30 years old to showcase their styling, technical and finishing skills, whilst the Colour Category gives colourists of any age the opportunity to express their creativity and put their colouring skills to the test.

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