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Colour Competition 2020

Hairstylists across Australia, New Zealand, Asia Pacific and Indian Subcontinent are invited to showcase their creative talent and technical skills in the Affinage Professional Colour Competition 2020. There is no cost to submit your entry. 

Click the button to complete our online entry form. Alternatively, you can download an entry form to print and email back to us. Please only submit one form.

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Key Dates

Entries Open: Wednesday 1 July 2020
Entries Close: Wednesday 30 September 2020
Winners Announced: Wednesday 14 October 2020

The Awards

Photographic Award (Professional Photography): $1000.00 AUD + Trophy

People's Choice Award (Professional & Camera Phone Photography): $500.00 AUD + Trophy

Emerging Artist Award (Camera Phone Photography): $200.00 AUD of Affinage products + Trophy

The Brief

Entrants are required to create a well-executed and inspirational colour complemented by a beautiful style and finish. The final look must reflect the following values:

Fashion: Taking inspiration from upcoming trends
Innovation: Pushing the boundaries of colour creativity

Entries will be judged by selected Affinage Professional ambassadors and media editors on the colour created and overall cut and style.

Colour Formulation

Only Affinage Professional colour can be used to interpret the brief. This includes Infiniti Permanent, Satin, Intensives, Infrared, Pop Art and Essential Blends. No other products are permitted.

Wefts, weaves and extensions covering a maximum 20% of the head using Affinage Professional Colour can be used. No full wigs are permitted.

Entries must include details of the full colour formulation. Techniques must fit within the Affinage Professional technical manual guidelines.

Colour Photography

Entrants must submit 1 x Before photo and 1 x After photo of the head and shoulders only, captured on a plain backdrop (white is preferred).

Photos must be high resolution, in colour and no more than 1 year old at the date of entry.

All submitted photos become the intellectual property of Affinage Professional.

Entrants may not enter photos used for any other colour competition.

Terms and Conditions

Please review the entry form for full terms and conditions. You can contact Affinage Professional with any queries via