The results are in for the first leg of the L’Oréal Professional Colour Trophy 2018.

Held at Melbourne’s iconic Carousel on Albert Park Lake, the evening saw 25 emerging hairdressers compete for 1 of 4 national titles.

Rising Star

Alex Cordell, Rakis on Collins

Colour Trophy National Semi Finalists

Courtney Treyvaud & Lyndal Salmon, Biba Academy

Danni Solier, Xiang Hair

Jaki Dimasi, Ruby Hair Design

Showcasing continual innovation in the realm of hair colouring, the L’Oréal Professionnel Colour Trophy is one of the longest running hairdressing comps held across 37 countries.

Of the evening’s aptly colourful vibe, L’Oréal Professionnel Australia General Manager, Olga Zanetti, said, “The live atmosphere of last night’s event was electric and the perfect way to kick off the Colour Trophy 2018 semi- final series in Australia.”

“We witnessed some exceptional technical skills and the creation of beautifully unique looks. Congratulations to our four finalists for their engaging and fashion- forward colour work, and thank you to all participants for making it such a dynamic event experience.”

Four more Colour Trophy semi-final events are set to take place in Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane and Sydney, before the Feb 4 2018 will see contestants return to Melbourne for the live Grand Finale. From there, winners will be given the opportunity to participate in L’Oréal Professionnel’s International Colour Trophy.

Visit https://www.lorealcolourtrophy.com/