HAIR

THE COMPETITION STRUCTURE

Women's masters competition – 10 types

Technical category (masters, juniors, students)

  • Creative hairstyle
  • Evening hairstyle (Hair by night)

Fashion category (masters, juniors) 

  • Fashionable haircut with styling
  • Salon coloring "Fashion color stretching”

Artistic category (masters, juniors) 

  • Free hair hairstyle (Hairstyle on free hair)
  • "Artistic” Updo (High hairstyle) on long hair

Salon service (masters, juniors)

  • Salon gala hairstyle

Fantasy category (masters, juniors) 

  • Bride. Hair braiding.

Historical category 

  • 1970-80's contest hairstyle (classical modeling) (masters)
  • 1920s Hairstyle (masters, juniors, students)

Men's masters competition/ BARBERSHOP – 4 types

Technical category

  • OLD SCHOOL

Fashion category

  • Men's haircut and styling RAZOR FADE
  • Men's haircut and styling SALON LOOK

Fantasy category

  • HAIR TATTOO

FULL FASHION LOOK - 4 types

  1. Children’s Full fashion look (model age under 15 years old)
  2. Professional Full fashion look (model age 16 to 49 years old)
  3. Middle age Full fashion look (model age 30 to 30 years old)
  4. 50+ Full fashion look (model age 50 years old or over)

STUDENTS

Men category

  • Traditional barber haircut (rules on development)
  • Old School (rules on development)

Women category

  • Evening style-french twist hair (rules on development)
  • Fashion haircut bob hair (rules on development)

PARTICIPATION CONDITIONS

Women's masters. Technical category. - 2 types.

MASTERS, JUNIORS, can take part in the competition. Technical category participants can perform their works on the model or on the mannequin head.
Models are not allowed to help competitors to create hairstyles (for example, to dry hair with a Hairdryer, to touch the hair, etc.). Competition rules Violations or failure to comply with the rules relating to the performance of certain competitive works shall be punished by the judges in the field in accordance with the current list of violations and penalties for these violations.
During the judging the model have to sit facing the mirror. Mannequin- heads have to be fixed on a table top or on a tripod facing the mirror.

1 type. Creative hairstyle.

Before starting work, participants have to moisturize and smoothly combed strictly back the hair of the model / mannequin-head. Before the beginning, it is forbidden to use all kind of styling. Judges in the field check the implementation of this requirement.

A harmonious transition from one tone to another (at least two tones of color) is required. Color sprays are prohibited.

  • All styling tools are allowed.
  • Allowed using of all products for styling and fixing hair.
  • Decorations and Wig-makings are prohibited.
  • It is not allowed to dress or decorate the mannequin-head below the bust level.
  • Model’s clothes must conform to norms of decency and mustn’t be defiant. Improper appearance of the model will be awarded penalty points.
  • Participants will perform a creative hairstyle. Coloring (prepared in advance) is an additional type of work, which is included as a component in the creative hairstyle.
  • Failure to comply with the above conditions will be penalized by the judges in accordance with the current list of penalties. Participants are given an additional 5 minutes after the finish to dress up the mannequin-head and set them on a table top or tripod.
  • Evaluation criteria: shape, purity of performance, color design
  • Time: 25 minutes (masters, juniors, students)

2 type. Evening hairstyle (Hair by night) 

Participants do a technical evening hairstyle. Participants can participate with a new hairstyle or with the same hairstyle as in "Creative hairstyle", model / mannequin-head.

Before starting work, participants have to moisturize and smoothly combed strictly back the hair of the model / mannequin-head. Judges in the field check the implementation of this requirement.

A harmonious transition from one tone to another (at least two tones of color) is required. Color sprays are prohibited.

Wig-makings and decorations must be on the table in combed form waiting to be checked their condition. Judges in the field check the implementation of these requirements.

Participants have to use at least 1 wig-making, but not more than 3 wig- makings. The base diameter of each wig-makings should not exceed 5 cm. Wig-makings can be combed and styled during only the competition time. After completion of the work, the wig-makings should be harmoniously included in the hairstyle, not divided into separate hair tresses. Mustn’t be more than 40% of the surface of the head.

  • All styling tools are allowed. Participants are allowed to use scissors to make the wig-makings “clear”.
  • Allowed using of all products for styling and fixing hair. Color sprays are prohibited.
  • Using any means of support in the hair and wig-makings is prohibited. The means of support include hair rollers, nets and other materials.
  • Decorations are allowed, but they must match the hairstyle and be proportional to it. Decorations made of hair, fibers or similar materials, whole wigs and hair extensions are prohibited.
  • Models must be elegant, non-defiant and suitable for evening out. For inappropriate appearance, models will be awarded penalty points.
  • Failure to comply with the above conditions will be penalized by the judges in accordance with the current list of penalties.
  • Evaluation criteria: shape, purity of performance, color design

Time: 45 minutes (masters, juniors, students)

Participants are given an additional 5 minutes after the finish to dress up the mannequin-head and set them on a table top or tripod.

Women's masters. Fashion category.

Fashionable haircut with styling

MASTERS, JUNIORS can take part in this competition.

Artistic and fantasy hairstyles are prohibited.

Models are not allowed to help competitors to create hairstyles (for example, to dry hair with a Hairdryer, to touch the hair, etc.). During the judging the model have to sit facing the mirror.

Participants who do not comply with the above rules will be punished penalty points by the judges on the field in accordance with the current list of violations and penalties.

Participants do haircut and styling, corresponding to the latest trends of modern fashion. Coloring (prepared in advance) is an additional type of work, which is included as a component in the fashionable hairstyle. Ready model should look like model from a fashion magazine cover.

  • Before starting the model's hair should be moisturized and smooth combed strictly back. Judges in the field check the implementation of this requirement.
  • A harmonious transition from one tone to another (at least two tones of color) is required. In the final version, the color should be harmonious and comply with fashion trends. Color sprays are prohibited.
  • Before the competition, the hair length of the model must be at least 8 cm through the surface of the head. Hair extensions are prohibited.
  • Hair must not be pre-cut or pre-prepared.
  • Haircut is being done in a competitive time.
  • Judges in the field check compliance with this requirement.
  • It is allowed to use all products for hair styling and fixing
  • Clippers are prohibited.
  • Costume and decorations should match this category
  • Failure to comply with the above conditions will be penalized by the judges in accordance with the current list of penalties.
  • Evaluation criteria: color design, purity of performance, shape.

Time: 45 minutes (masters, juniors, students).

Salon coloring "Fashion color stretching”

Homework*

MASTERS can take part in this competition. Participants do advanced hair coloring and represent the finished model. Participants do advanced hair coloring by any hair dye in any fashion color- stretching plan.

Participants do pre-filled instruction, which describe the technique, the hair dye brand, which was used, model’s original data, and the coloring task solution. The instruction must be on the table next to the model. As a result, the final image should be presented with coloring, styling, makeup, and costume.

Styling should be focused on the General consumer and be suitable for commercial offer in salons. Hairstyle must not be like an evening hairstyle. Hair hairstyles can be completely free (loose). No more than 30% of the hair can be raised up.

  1. Fully prepared model comes out to the judging! After a word of command "START" participants are given time to put a model beautifully and fix their hair. Judges in the field check the implementation of this requirement.
  2. Evaluation criteria: the quality of coloring, styling, matching the image to a modern fashion trends.
  3. Time: 40 minutes.
    *The work is done in advance. The model comes out completely ready.

Women's masters. Artistic category. - 2 types.

1 type. Free hair hairstyle (Hairstyle on free hair)

MASTERS, JUNIORS can take part in this competition.

Participants do an artistic hairstyle on long hair. In the finished form of the entire hairstyle should be free, the hair is not raised.

Models come out the podium with back combed hair. Hair should not be prepared in advance. Judges in the field check compliance with this requirement.

  • Hair length – shoulder-length and longer.
  • One or more colors can be used. At the final version, the color should be harmonious and comply with fashion trends. Color sprays are prohibited.
  • You can use any tools, including Curling iron and hair straightening. No hairpins, invisible hairpin or Bobby pins should not be in the hair after completion of the work
  • All hair should be free (loose). The hair is not raised. Only 25% of the hair can be raised on one side in front of the head.
  • All products are permitted.
  • Any kinds of artificial hair are prohibited.
  • Decorations are prohibited.
  • Participants who do not comply with the above rules will be punished penalty points by the judges on the field in accordance with the current list of violations and penalties.
  • Evaluation criteria: relevance of design (color and texture); external silhouette (hairstyle is mobile, creative and harmonious); purity of execution within the design.
  • Time: masters, juniors - 25 minutes.

2 type. "Artistic” Updo (High hairstyle) on long hair.

MASTERS, JUNIORS can take part in this competition.

Participants do artistic evening hairstyle on long hair. Do not forget the full image of the model.

The models come back the podium with slicked-back hair. Judges in the field check compliance with this requirement.

In any case, the hairstyle should not give the impression of free (loose) hair. Hair hairstyles can be completely raised. 25% of hairstyles can be free (loose) hair. During the competition, participants can use scissors to clean the hair ends.

  • Hair length – shoulder- length or longer.
  • One or more colors can be used. At the final version, the color should be harmonious and comply with fashion trends. Color sprays are prohibited.
  • You can use any tools, including Curling iron and hair straightening.
  • All products are permitted.
  • Tress (strand) is permitted.
  • Any means of hair support is prohibited.
  • No more than two decorations are allowed, they must match the hairstyle and be proportional to it. Decorations can be made of different materials, but when necessary should be easily removed at the jury request as proof that they are not supporting the hairstyle.
  • Evaluation criteria: relevance of design, external silhouette (hairstyle is mobile, creative and harmonious), purity of execution within the design.
  • Time: masters, juniors— 25 minutes.

Women's masters. Salon service

1 type. Salon gala hairstyle

MASTERS, JUNIORS can take part in this competition.

Participants do hairstyle on long hair for special occasions. Hairstyle should be focused on the General consumer and be suitable for commercial offer in salons. Hair must not be similar to the evening hairstyle in the technical and fashion categories. Hairstyles can be completely raised. 30% of hairstyles can be free (loose) hair.

The models come to the podium with dry, pre-designed hair. Before starting work (before the “start”) the model's hair must be combed. Judges in the field check the fulfillment of this requirement

  • Hair length: shoulder-length or longer.
  • One or more colors can be used. The color should be harmonious and comply with fashion trends.
  • Tress (strand) is permitted.
  • Any means of hair support are permitted. Hair support include rollers of hair and other materials.
  • All hairstyling tools are permitted
  • Hairstyles must match the given theme and be proportional.
  • Hairstyles must match the modern fashion and rules of propriety (not to be provocative).
  • Participants who do not comply with the above rules will be punished penalty points by the judges on the field in accordance with the current list of violations and penalties.
  • Evaluation criteria: form, balance hairstyles with a model, purity of performance.
  • Time: 30 minutes.

Women's masters. Fantasy category

Bride. Hair braiding.

MASTERS, JUNIORS, can take part in the competition.

Participants do the wedding hairstyle with elements of multi-strand tracery braiding. The braiding must not be less than 50% of the hairstyle composition.

Models come out the podium with straight hair. The using of hairstyling oil or similar products before starting work is prohibited. Before starting work (before the word of command “Start”), participants comb back the models’ hair. Judges on the field check the implementation of this requirement.

Participants who do not comply with the above rules will be punished penalty points by the judges on the field in accordance with the current list of violations and penalties.

  • The choice of hair length is free.
  • The choice of hair color is free.
  • Decorations made of hair, fibers and similar materials are prohibited.
  • Participants must not use any hair supports. Hair supports include rollers, nets, etc.
  • Decorations should fit the hairstyle done and be proportional.
  • All styling tools are allowed.
  • All preparations for hair styling and fixing are allowed. All coloring sprays are forbidden.
  • The costume must match the image of the bride.
  • Evaluation criteria: form, balance hairstyles with external data model, purity of performance.
  • Time: 30 minutes

Women's masters. Historical category

1960's contest hairstyle (classical modeling) (masters)

  • MASTERS can take part in the competition.
  • Participants must do the classical hairstyle comply 1960 years
  • Participants can do on models or on a mannequin-head.
  • Models come with prepared hair (waves, curlers). Before the start, the participants remove the pins and comb the hair. Judges on the field check this condition, for non-compliance with the rules participants will be awarded penalty points.
  • All kinds of styling products are allowed.
  • All kinds of hairstyling tools are allowed. Participants must not use electrical tools!
  • Participants can use wig-makers decoration, which correspond to the theme and era.
  • Model’s suit should be balanced.
  • Evaluation criteria: cleanliness, shape, General image, compliance with the topic.
  • Time: 45 min

Women's masters. Historical category

1920s Hairstyle Homework*

  • MASTERS, JUNIORS, STUDENTS can take part in the competition.
  • Participants have to create model’s hairstyle and image of the 1920s era.
  • Length hair choice is free.
  • Choose the color of hair free.
  • Decorations can be made from hear, fiber, or similar materials.
  • Decorations should fit (match) the hairstyle and to be proportional.
  • All styling tools are allowed.
  • All products for hair styling and fixing are allowed, except for colored sprays.
  • Clothing and jewelry should match the image of the given topic.
  • Evaluation criteria: image, balance hairstyles with model, purity of performance.
  • Time: 30 minutes

Men's masters competition. Fashion category  – 4 types

Hair Graduation and men's hairstyle OLD SCHOOL

  • MASTERS, JUNIORS can take part in this competition.
  • Participants do this work only on the model.
  • Male model must have at least 7 cm hair length in the frontal area, at least 2 cm on the sides and in the occipital part.
  • Participants will have to cut hair with a comb and straight scissors, do one of the gradations (low, medium or high) and do styling in the "OLD SCHOOL" style.
  • Commissioners check the models and the one who made a haircut before the
  • competition will be fined.
  • Prohibited: the using electric clippers, thinning scissors, hair extensions, wigs, etc.
  • Allowed: all styling products
  • Time: 40 minutes.

Men's haircut and styling RAZOR FADE

Category: masters, juniors.

Participants do this work on the model.

  • Male model must have at least 7 cm hair length at the frontal area, at least 2 cm on the sides and at the occipital part.
  • Commissioners check the models and the one who made a haircut before the competition will be fined.
  • This haircut consists of: gradations RAZORFADE, which should correspond to the shape of the head; to start the necessary graduations from 0 mm smoothly for aging; styling in the form of free interpretation .
  • All together should be a single unit and be in harmony with the model and clothes style.
  • Prohibited: hair extensions, wigs, etc.
  • Allowed: all styling products
  • Time: 40 minutes.

FULL FASHION LOOK -  4 types

  1. Children’s Full fashion look (model age under 15 years old).
  2. Professional Full fashion look (model age 16 to 49 years old).
  3. Middle age Full fashion look (model age 30 to 50 years old).
  4. 50+ Full fashion look (model age 50 years old or over).

Full Fashion Look is an open type of stylists competition, the purpose is to create a complete image based on a mix of fashion trends of the current and (or) upcoming seasons.

The purpose of Full Fashion Look nomination is to popularize the profession of stylist as the author of men’s or women’s image. Stylist is able to demonstrate all components of the image, in accordance with the fashion trends of the current or upcoming seasons. Stylist realize the image and show it by photos in the interior and on the podium.

The contestant may be a hairdresser, make-up artist, stylist-image-maker, fashion designer, director of a beauty salon or other specialist of fashion- industry and beauty industry.

Contestants’ age is not limited.

The contestant, who is also the author of the image, has the right to attract specialists of any direction and level of fashion-industry and beauty industry to solve the mission.

The image must fit the model, including model’s proportional, physiognomic and plastic features. The model plays an image. It is important model’s ability to stay in the workplace, to walk the podium, facial expression, emotion.

Participants get the number in the draw. They fix this number on the model, and keep it until the end of the fashion show. This number must be the same as the workplace number.

Models come to the podium, ready for evaluation by the jury.

Men's haircut and styling SALON LOOK

Category: masters, juniors.

Participants do this work on the model.

  • Male model must have at least 7 cm hair length at the frontal area, at least 2 cm on the sides and at the occipital part.
  • Participants have to do haircut by scissors, not electric clipping, and styling in a commercial fashion style with free expression and artistic completion (on short hair, long hair, etc.), but excessive classic fashion and eccentricity will be fined.
  • All haircutting techniques are allowed.
  • Commissioners check the models and the one who made a haircut before the competition will be fined.
  • Prohibited: the use of electric machines, hair extensions, wigs, etc., coloring sprays for hair.
  • Allowed: straight and thinning scissors, razor.
  • Allowed: coloring gels.
  • Time: 40 minutes.

HAIR TATTOO

  • Category: masters, juniors.
  • Terms of the contest: implementation of HAIR TATTOO on the model in a free interpretation.
  • It is allowed to use all kinds of tools: razors, scissors, clippers, etc.
  • All types of hair coloring can be used.
  • Tattoos can be done over the entire surface of the head.
  • All work must be done by hand.
  • It is forbidden to use stencils and templates. It is forbidden to cover incorrect lines with color - commissioners will check this before the competition.
  • Time: 45 minutes. 

In the workplace there is only the final revision of the image details. To do this, the participant is given 5 minutes.

The model can take any position during judging.

The contest work photo should be made in the style of cover glossy magazine.

Image fashion-photo aims to show the image created by the stylist of a certain set of clothes, shoes and accessories, hair, makeup, manicure.

It is important to pay attention to the clarity of the imagine in the photo of the story from the description of the competition work, the model’s resource (her ability to play the image), pose, facial expression, mood, environment.

You may use hats, wig-makings, artificial hair extensions.

If the contestant needs to provide a model’s photo from the back or not in full height for the jury's consideration, then a second photo is added, where all the components of the image are fully represented (hairstyle, makeup, costume, accessories, manicure).

  • Matching the image in the photo and on the competition area is mandatory. The difference is fined.
  • Photo specifications:
  • Color. A4 Size.
  • The photo must specify the number, which participant got during registration.
  • Photos will not be returned. Photos absence is fined.
  • Stylists-image makers, hairdressers, makeup artists, fashion designers will be in jury. Perhaps photographer and journalist working in the field of fashion will be in the jury
  • Time: 5 minutes.