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Lucie Doughty

Lucie is, undoubtedly, one of our favorite people. We love being invited to any Paul Mitchell event because we know that she’ll be there and are so excited for her to not only BE at NAHA, but be NOMINATED for one! We’ll be rooting for you Lucie! Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for…...

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Serene Barlond

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you wrapped your NAHA shoot? Excitement.   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter competitions? Our...

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Tania Crawford

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? Unreal.   How does competing help you as an artist? Competing has...

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Anthony Cress

Anthony Cress has tried pretty much everything to evade The Nerds over the years… Long beard and mustache,  cropped ultra blonde hair,  the list goes on and on.  Though his efforts have been valiant,  we maintain our super stalker tendencies and tracked this master of disguise down to chat about his most recent NAHA nomination. Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes...

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Michelle O’Connor

 Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you wrapped your NAHA shoot? I was super excited. I felt that I was very happy with what my...

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Evan Erickson

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you wrapped your NAHA shoot? Content     How does competing help you as an artist? Its less about...

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Rossa Jurenas

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? ECSTATIC   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter...

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Jake Thompson

Jake has been a #hairnerd pal for years and a true artist.  He and his gang of hair besties are constantly creating and pushing boundaries.  Jake’s passion for hair, art and photography make him a NAHA genius. Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and...

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Daniel Roldan

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you wrapped your NAHA shoot? Ufff Done!   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter competitions?...

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Diana Rocha Skrabanek

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? ECSTATIC!   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter...

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David Barron

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? Ecstatic!!   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter...

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Nicole Higgins

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you hit submit on your entry? Elated.   What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter competitions?...

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Matt Swinney

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.   What one word describes how you felt when you wrapped your NAHA shoot? Excited     How does competing help you as an artist? I think anytime I...

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Chloe Heth

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.   What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? Floored. (I literally collapsed in a humbled heap on the floor.)   How...

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WHITNEY VERMEER

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.     What one word describes how you felt when you hit submit on your entry? I would say the one word that describes how I felt after I...

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Dilek Onur-Taylor

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.   What one word describes how you felt when you found out you were a finalist? Shocked!!     How does competing help you as an artist? It actually...

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Franco Hernandez

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.   What word describes how you feel when you hit submit on your entry? “Nostalgic” comes to mind I have been entering since 2007 and for the first time...

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Steve Elias

  Steve is an OG Hair Nerd and one of the first people that rooted for us! We’re very excited to see Steve nominated and will be right there rooting for him too! Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put...

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Mio Sota

Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work.   What one word describes how you felt when you hit submit on your entry? Vomit     What advice would you give to someone wanting to enter competitions?...

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Ammon Carver

We met Ammon at an educational event in Arizona in early 2016. We instantly knew he was someone that was headed straight to the top of our stalking list. Since its humble beginnings in 1989, NAHA finalists and industry elite have brought this iconic photographic beauty competition to new heights year after year. NAHA continues to recognize the beauty industry’s most talented artists and advance the careers of stylists around the world. Nothing makes us happier than meeting artists we REALLY want to root for… Good people who love the industry, value education and aren’t afraid to put in the hard work....

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