The official site of Affinage Professional for Australia, Asia Pacific & Indian Subcontinent


Mission Statement

Profitable growth through superior customer service, innovation, quality,
education and commitment to the professional hairdressing industry.

Affinage Professional

The Essence of Beautiful Hair

International Hair Cosmetics is the innovative company behind the premium hair brand, Affinage Professional.
An Australian success story, International Hair Cosmetics was launched in 1988 and is known to be a leading hair colour company and the largest independently owned hair colour company in Australia/NZ,
now supplying countries across the Asia-Pacific region.

Our research and development laboratories based in Italy and Australia ensures the creation of exciting, world-leading hair products that further strengthen International Hair Cosmetics/Affinage Professional’s reputation to be one of the fastest growing Australian hair care companies.

Success ultimately relies on the company’s passionate and enthusiastic network, providing its distribution network with sales, marketing resources, education and hands on training, professionally
supported by our world class education team.

Affinage Professional acknowledges the importance of ethical and sustainable product development and preservation of our environment. 
We support Waste Free Systems recovery service solutions and reuse of in-salon waste.
Imagine being able to tell your clients that, by having a haircut, they are helping the planet and humanity?
Become a waste-free zone. To find out more go to

Affinage Professional Ambassadors

Truc Le -

Truc Le

Australian Creative Artist & Director

Owner, director and head colourist of the prestigious Truc Le Hairdesign.

Truc is a multi award winning hairstylist with more than 20 years experience in our industry. His accolades include, winning the AHIA Team of Year award, collections featured internationally and numerous business awards which has gained him a high profile and portfolio of clientele.

Truc has been involved with top leading professional product brands and has travelled extensively around the world as part of an international global artistic team, working platform, runway and educating on main stage. 

Truc understands the importance of education and mentoring in our industry and is always striving to make a difference for future fellow hairdressers.

Nick De Dios Manalo -

Nick De Dios Manalo

Affinage Professional Philippines Creative Artistic Director

Based in Manila Nick is the head artistic educator and ambassador for Affinage Philippines.

With 18 years experience in the hairdressing industry Nick has won many awards such as Championship Award in the 2005 ON THE SPOT CUT AND COLOUR competition for Davids Salon Olympics. In 2014 he competed with over 200 stylists and was awarded Top 20 Most Promising Award in Ladies Cut and Colour.

Nick has travelled throughout Asia and Australia where he has learnt colouring techniques and has adapted his style for many cultures.

Nick says ‘I love creating beautiful and pastel hair colours on Asian hair with well-designed placements while ensuring the hairs integrity remains intact, stable and in good condition’.