Are YOU the new Face of The Hair Group?
Who We Are
The Hair Group is the UK’s largest group of independent salons. We are responsible for generating haircut and styling promotions in top selling women’s magazines such as Marie Claire, Zest, Glamour, Elle and Company. These promotions are for haircut and style in reputable salons countrywide giving women the opportunity to experience a new salon, and even a brand new look.
The Face of the Hair Group
Every year, we search for a new fresh face to front our prestigious brand using promotions within the media world. This is a unique and exciting competition, which has worked with top industry sponsors such as Barry M, Hairflair & Beauty, and Models Plus. It’s also an incredible opportunity for aspiring models to begin a career in modelling. There is a modelling contract with Models Plus to be won and tremendous media exposure for the lucky winner. We have now started our search for Face of the Hair Group 2016. If you think you’ve got what it takes to become the brand new Face of the Hair Group and experience being launched into the world of modelling then please go to our HOW TO ENTER page and apply today. Good Luck!
The Face of the Hair Group competition is divided into 3 rounds.
Complete the online registration form and REMEMBER to attach a picture.
Representatives from The Hair Group will select the entrants for the competition and you will be notified, if successful, by telephone or email within a month of entering the competition. If successful, entrants will then be invited to visit to the Fresh Academy to have photographs taken. Your visit to the Fresh Academy for entry photographs will include a full session at the studio. You should allow 3 hours for a photo-shoot together with professional hairstyling and make-up application. This photographic session can include building a portfolio for you which is paramount in the modelling world. A portfolio is a series of photographs capturing your different looks and image. If you would like us to help you build a portfolio whilst having your entry shots taken, please make our booking agents aware so that we can discuss your needs with our photographers.
Once you have had your entry shots taken we will select the best head shot and full length photograph which will be used to enter the competition.
Judges from the Hair Group will select their winner based on the entry shots that were taken at the Fresh Academy.
Terms & Conditions
• Entrants must be aged between 14 and 30 on 31st December 2016.
• Entrants must have a minimum dress size 6
• All entrants reaching round 2 will need to visit the Fresh Academy to have their entry photographs taken
- The lucky winner of the Face of the Hair Group 2016 will receive a host of fantastic prizes to launch her modelling career:
- • An incredible modelling contract with Models Plus
• Exposure in Hair Group promotions, examples include Company magazine, Elle magazine and The Daily Mail
• Portfolio created by one of the UK’S largest fashion studios (Fresh Academy) worth £1000
• Cover and 2 page spread of online modelling magazine ‘Every Model Magazine’
• VIP tickets to Clothes Show Live 2016
Other prizes still to be confirmed.
Our Face of the Hair Group competition has 10 heats, we'll be featuring the winners of each heat here.
Our Face of the Hair Group competition has been running since 2008 and every year we get thousands of entrants.
Our 2008 final was held at Dolce in London and out of 50 finalists from 11,500 girls, our winner was 16 year old A Level student, Rebekah Soen, of Sutton Coldfield. From the competition she appeared in all the Hair Group promotions for 2008 in various top selling magazines and daily newspapers as well as enjoying modelling assignments through Models Plus.
The 2009 Face of the Hair Group final was held at Area in Watford, and after beating thousands of entrants, the winner was Savannah Ryder. Savannah still does some exciting modelling in between her studies in beauty therapy.
The 2010 final was held at Bed & Area, in Watford. There were 42 contestants competing for the prize. Parris Reid sailed through 3 tough rounds to take the title. Since scooping the fantastic first prize Parris has done various catwalk shows for The Clothes Show and Jason Liddard Hair. Parris also teaches ballroom and latin dance in her spare time as well as competing in other modelling competitions.
21 year old Charley Cockbain from Liverpool is the current ‘Face of the Hair Group’. Charley currently studies at Manchester School of acting as well as working as a full time model/actress. Last year Charley won ‘Face of JD sports’ from this she has appeared on billboards across the country. Charley says ‘I am over the moon to be the Face of the Hair Group, all the contestants were brilliant and it was a total shock to be announced as the winner. I am extremely proud of my achievement and I am looking forward to a busy year.’
We will be at the Clothes Show Live between the 4-8th December – We will be on stand HA51 with the Fresh Academy – Remember to come and say hello!
Portfolio Of Promotions
See what our incredible winners get up to promoting our brand during their time as the Face of the Hair Group. Click on the photographs below to see the type of promotions that we run and our stunning winners fronting the brand.
Sponsors & Links
You can keep up with all of our news on Facebook and Twitter, and of course, our blog which will keep you up to date with all the latest gossip from the competition. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and be the first to know about what’s going on in The Face of the Hair Group competition. We’re also always delighted to hear your comments and feedback. Here are some direct links to our sponsors and other websites associated with our group.
Please click on the logo to link to the websites
How To Enter
Please complete all fields below. If successful you will be contacted within one month to discuss the next stage of the competition – good luck!