‘Create the Look’ 2017 competition announced

SME Insurance Services Ltd (SMEi), which provides specialist business insurance to hairdressers and salons, is searching for budding hair stylists, make-up artists, beauticians and nail technicians to enter ‘Create the Look’ 2017.

The competition, now in its second year, is open to all Trainee and Apprentice Stylists across the hair and beauty industry. To enter, contestants are required to submit images or video clips of their most inspired creations, which provides a platform for young and future talent to showcase their work. Salon owners, hair and beauty professionals and colleges may also nominate their top Trainees.

Entries may incorporate singular or multiple elements of styling; including hair, make-up, beauty treatments and nail art. A photo or video of the nominee’s work should be sent to: https://www.smeinsurance.com/hair-and-beauty-insurance/create-the-look/ with a short description on how they produced the look and their tips for recreating it.

The overall winner will receive a professional photo shoot experience for their winning ‘look’, a 2017 winner’s plaque, as well as a selection of hair and beauty products from Lookfantastic.com worth up to £200. Furthermore, two runners-up will each receive a plaque, plus luxury hair and beauty products, and equipment from Lookfantastic.com

The closing date for entries is 12pm on Monday 6th March, with short-listing based on the stylist’s creativity. Finalists will then be put to a public vote.

For further details on Create the Look 2017, please visit: https://www.smeinsurance.com/hair-and-beauty-insurance/create-the-look/