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Colour World announces finalists for Genius Awards

Colour World did things a little different this year when it came to the Genius Awards. Because of lockdown, and salons having to close this was the first year that applicants were allowed to submit entries on doll-heads. And that wasn’t the only change… In 2020 we saw Instagram Reels take the world by storm. That’s why the People’s choice category became a Reel posted on @colourworlduk – receiving almost half a million view across all entries – WOWZA!

With more entries than ever before, the 50 judges really had their work cut out. Let’s find out who made it to the finals (drum roll please)

People’s Choice

Received the most likes on their IG Reel

  • Ilker Dalkiran @by_alpacino
  • Danilo Giangreco @danilohairboutique
  • Heffy Wheeler @heffyx
  • Megan Johnson @hairstatementt
  • Gemma Davers @hairbygemmadavers
  • Federico Damiani @ fededamians

Creative Colour Genius

  • Alfie Pfeffer at The Hair Salon
  • Caroline Matthews at Simon Webster Hair
  • Casey Coleman Freelancer
  • Leanne Chadwick at Salon 64
  • Pamela Cooney at Toni&Guy, Birmingham
  • Adrian Paoluccio at Smiths Salon

Colour Correction Genius

  • Peter Mellon at Medusa
  • Kirby Brewer at Painted by Kirby
  • Chris Donohue at Billi Currie
  • Douglas Reid at R And R Hair & Beauty
  • Anna Voumvounidou at Rock n Rose Hairdressing
  • Angel-Lee Hilton at Elite

Commercial Colour Genius

  • Gareth Williams at Salon 64
  • Chris Donohue at Billi Currie
  • Alfie Pfeffer at The Hair Salon
  • Naomi Byron at Hall of Hair Salon
  • Jack Howard at Jack Howard Colour / Paul Edmonds
  • Zoe Harrison at Co. Lab Hair & Beauty

Innovative Colour Genius

  • Casey Coleman freelancer x 3
  • Stephanie Peckmore at Bad Apple Hair
  • Peter Mellon at Medusa
  • Giuseppe Stelitano at Trevor Sorbie

Men’s Colour Genius

  • Gareth Williams at Salon 64
  • Shaun Buckhingham at FG Men
  • Megan Evans at Colours & Clippers
  • Sandra Odoh at Beauty by Sands
  • Dylan McConnachie at Salon 64

#Colourtastic Genius

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Colour Comunicator Genius

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The Colour World Genius Awards will be held in London on Sunday 27th June.

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