KAREN THOMSON, OWNER OF KAM HAIR AND BODY SPA IN LOSSIEMOUTH FINALISES FOR PRESTIGIOUS TITLE OF SCOTTISH HAIRDRESSER OF THE YEAR
Local business woman, Karen Thomson, has been recognised as one of the countries leading hairdressers after her announcement as a finalist at Hairdresser’s Journal’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018. Today, a British Hairdressing Award is the most coveted prize in this multi-million pound industry, where currently over 287,000 people work within the hairdressing, barbering and beauty industries; contributing over £7bn to the UK economy each year. To be a finalist is quite something; it takes a standout salon, a phenomenal creative talent and commitment to reach these final stages.
Karen Thomson from award winning local salon, KAM Hair and Body Spa, in Lossiemouth, was shortlisted in the Scottish Hairdresser of the Year category. Karen impressed the judges thanks to her artistic presentation and exceptional skill in cutting, colouring and styling. She will now be required to submit a further four images for the second round judging in September before the reputable awards ceremony in London in November.
Karen Thomson, Owner of KAM Hair Salon in Lossiemouth, commented, “I am absolutely over the moon to be announced as a finalist at this years British Hairdressing Awards for the Scottish Hairdresser of the Year category. To have finalised being up against so many fantastic industry experts in these prestigious awards is incredible. It’s such a fantastic achievement and I can’t wait for the awards ceremony in November, to win this award would be an incredible end to 2018.”
Commenting on the announcement, Jayne Lewis-Orr, Executive Director of the British Hairdressing Awards said; “To be named as a finalist in the Scottish Hairdresser of Year category highlights just how exceptional Karen is. Already a name within the industry, with fantastic skill and vision, her reputation precedes her. We are always in awe of the brilliance these hairdressers demonstrate as they showcase their collections. Britain has long had a world-class reputation for exceptional hair design and Karen’s work epitomises this. We wish all the finalists the best of luck for the next stage and look forward to seeing them at the awards ceremony in November.”
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