Leonel Rodriguez: Famed for creating high-impact color statements and stunning up-styles, his creations are anything but ordinary and present a theme of undeniable style
Julian Macias: From NAHA Nominations to Miss Universe, Julian is not afraid to follow his heart or create defy gravity looks.
George Alderete: With over two decades of experience, George has established himself as one of the foremost hair colorists in the country.
Meghan Harrah: As a salon owner, stylist, and creative colorist with over 9 years of experience, Meghan brings the perfect balance of real-world expertise, business acumen and advanced styling techniques
James Helton: Coaching clients and fellow stylists to go beyond their perceived potential by reaching farther than convention, James makes the unimaginable a reality.
Gareth Palmer: Gareth’s desire to share his knowledge is matched only by his hunger to expand and explore the art of hair design in both classroom and behind the chair.
Robert Ham: His dedication to natural beauty is matched only by his experience, knowledge and unparalleled commitment to the modern woman.
Emmanuelle Campolieti: Now having worked in the industry for over 10 years, Emmanuelle continuously looks for creative and inspiring experiences.
Brittany Deen: she finds it very rewarding to pay it forward by helping others express themselves and their uniqueness through her craft.
Michael Levine: Now with 2 salons, 2 academies and a product company, Michael has become one of the hair industry's most read and listened to educator.
Doug Theo: The host of In The Cut on Pulp Riot Tv is known for his creativity not just with vivid colours but with his cuts as well.
Kelly O'Leary: Specializing in vivid colours and vintage hairstyles, she always continues education and loves creative photoshoots.
Kristina Dunn: Over her 13 year career, this 4x BTC Nominee has perfected her creative colour formulas, styling and braiding.
Sarmad: He has been transforming hair for over a decade, specializing in balayage & colour creations.
Joey Marchese: with fresh new vision, ideas, and attention to detail, Joey brings to the team an influence that is contemporary, youthful and fashion-driven.
Michelle Finlayson: She is no stranger to the stage and platform, speaking to the latest innovations and colouring trends for hairstylists.
John Radu: He has over 18 years of experience in the industry and has taught barbering classes, and been an integral part of the TIGI Creative Team.
Wendy Vail: What Wendy finds most gratifying as an educator is inspiring students and hairdressers to seek out their passion in haircolour.
Renee Valerie: She started in the industry in 2001 and is inspired by fashion, art, her home, and youth culture.
Melissa Duguay: Her style may range from clean simplicity to rogue bursts of unexpected color, and her exquisite precision and flawless technique are consistently impeccable.
Ben Mollin: His passion and raw talent for his craft have turned him into one of the most exciting and innovative hairdressers in the industry.
It's not a fashion competition, it's a creative, artistic fantasy!
60 second stage walk with music of your choice
Rated on - hair creations (90% real or aritifical hair), make-up artistry, total look
$500 First Place with Trophy & Plaque
$250 Second Place with Trophy & Plaque
$175 Third Place with Trophy & Plaque