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STEP ONE TO ENTER 2015 STARS PHOTO COMPETITION
Download a brochure and entry form or enter online hereThe deadline to submit your entry is February 13, 2015. 
STEP TWO: SELECT YOUR CATEGORIES
  • Makeover Expert – Professional Category
    • Photos to be judged on how dramatically the model’s look is improved, as well as being contemporary and demonstrating professional hair and make-up application. Entrants must provide one (1) “before” shot and two (2) “after” looks; one close up and one full length fashion shot.
  • ColorAmerica® Colorist of the Year – Professional Category
    • Photos to be judged on the application of the latest in fashionable hair color techniques. Entrants must provide one (1) “before” photo and two (2) “after” images showing hair color to the models best advantage.
  • Hair Fashion Visionary – Avant Garde – Professional Category
    • Photos to be judged on the innovation, imagination and progressive talent displayed on one model.Entrants must provide one (1) “before” photo and two (2) “after” images showcasing the style from various angles.
  • Texture Champion
    • Photos will be judged on expertise in cutting and styling of textured and/or multicultural hair. Techniques can include innovative perming, texturing and styling. Entrants must provide one (1) “before” photo and two (2) “after” images showcasing style from various angles.
  • Men’s Look Champion – Professional Category
    • Photos will be judged on contemporary and fashionable looks for today’s man. Barbers are also eligible for this award. Entrants must provide one (1) “before” photo and two (2) “after” images showcasing style from various angles.
  • Rising Star of ABS 2015 – For a student or new professional (1-5 years in the industry)
    • Photos to be judged on how dramatically the model’s look is improved, as well as being contemporary and demonstrating professional hair and make-up application. Entrants must provide one (1) “before” shot and two (2) “after” looks. Category open to students currently enrolled in a cosmetology program and professionals one to five years in the industry.
  • The Grand Prize – Leo Passage Gold Trophy
    • In addition to winners in each separate category, one entrant among the STARS entrants will be awarded $1500 and the Leo Passage Gold Trophy, honoring the late founder of Pivot Point International. This special trophy will be presented to the professional with entries in two or more of the professional STARS hairstyling categories. The scores earned by each entry will be combined to determine the overall Gold Trophy winner.
STEP THREE: GET CREATIVE AND GET YOUR ENTRIES IN BY FEBRUARY 13, 2015!