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Salon Business Awards 2022

Oh what a night! Over 300 guests travelled from across the globe to London’s Quaglino’s for the 2022 Salon Business Awards on Monday night.

Salon Business Publishing Editor Joanne Charlton said: “This was the biggest and best SBAwards Grand Final yet. It was fantastic to bring the elite of the industry together in fantastic surroundings, with inspiring entries, fine wine, and first class entrainment from No 1 Saxophonist Brendan Mills. 

Each of the winners represent the dedication and passion that make this industry so great to be a part of.”

Photography by DFphotography / Danny Fitzpatrick

The winners were selected following a 6 month-long competition that saw the elite of hairdressing pit themselves against their peers across a number of credentials from green initiatives to business acumen. The winners were announced at the Grand Final, held at one of London’s top music venues.

On arrival guests were treated to Prosecco and canapés, with Brendan Mills on the Sax and had time to network. At around 8pm, Joanne Charlton welcomed the crowd as images of each of the 111 finalists flashed on the screen, then it was time to thank the judges and announce the winners. Joanne was joined onstage by Remi Cachet’s Victoria Lynch, Kao Salon Division UK’s Julie Winchester, Vin+Omi, CleanIt’s Becky Travers, Unite ambassador Narad Kutowaroo, Joico’s Vicky Brown, Salon Europe’s Jane Wanniaratchy, Schwarzkopf Professional’s Ed Mosley, iSalon’s Mike Waldon, Indola’s Richard Thomasson and the multi award-winning Andrew Barton. 

Salon Business Awards
Photography by DFphotography / Danny Fitzpatrick

14 salons and three individuals scooped up a Salon Business accolade this year! Want to know who the winners are?

Drum roll please…

Education Salon – Spectrum One @spectrum_one
Green Salon – BLACC + BLOND @blaccandblond
Digital Salon – HX Hair @hxhair
Fashion Salon – Tim Scott-Wright @ The Hair Surgery
Creative Salon – Saks Hexham @sakshairhexham
Local Salon – Hair ‘N’ Beauty @hairnbeauty_castleford
Colour Salon – Ashley Gamble @ashleygamblehair
Business Salon – Melissa Timperley Salons @melissasalons
Design Salon – Tommy’s Hair Company @tommyshaircompany
Salon Team – KJM Salons @kjm_salons
Customer Service Salon – Artelier Formby @artelierhairformby
Male Grooming Salon – Sir & Co Barbers @sirbarbers
Ultimate Sm to Med Salon – Safy B Salon @safyb_salon
Ultimate Large Salon – Q Hair & Beauty @qhairandbeauty
Global Stylist – Richard Phillipart @richardphillipart @the_boutique_atelier 
Curl Specialist – Alessandro Barca @barcalessandro
SOLO Artist – Abigail Jarrold Hair Boutique @abigail_jarrold

The awards would not have happened without the unwavering support of all of the individuals and salons that entered the competition and the sponsors including Schwarzkopf Professional, Remi Cachet, Joico, Paul Mitchell, iSalon, Unite, CleanIt, Kao Salon Division and Indola, who also contributed generously to the SBAwards Goody bag making it the best one yet.

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