Streax

North East Zone Finalist

North East Zone Finalist

Bhaskar Jyoti Saikia with her muse

North East Zone Finalist

North East Zone Finalist

Amit Tonk with her muse

East Zone Finalist

East Zone Finalist

Bikas Sharma with his muse

East Zone Finalist

East Zone Finalist

Danish Jamal with his muse

South Zone Finalist

South Zone Finalist

Babu Raj with his muse

South Zone Finalist

South Zone Finalist

Abdul Rahim with his muse

North Zone Finalist

North Zone Finalist

Karan Shetty with his muse

North Zone Finalist

North Zone Finalist

Mehboob Ali with his muse

West Zone Finalist

West Zone Finalist

Devyani Deshmukh with her muse

West Zone Finalist

West Zone Finalist

Diptika Ingle with her muse

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India’s 1st* Talent Hunt For Professional Hair Dressers

Professional Hair Dressers

₹ 15,00,000/-

Worth Cash Prizes

Trip to attend
Paris Fashion
Week 2023

Contract with
Streax
Professional

Profiling in
Times Of
India

North East Zone Finalist

North East Zone Finalist

Bhaskar Jyoti Saikia with her muse

North East Zone Finalist

North East Zone Finalist

Amit Tonk with her muse

East Zone Finalist

East Zone Finalist

Bikas Sharma with his muse

East Zone Finalist

East Zone Finalist

Danish Jamal with his muse

South Zone Finalist

South Zone Finalist

Babu Raj with his muse

South Zone Finalist

South Zone Finalist

Abdul Rahim with his muse

North Zone Finalist

North Zone Finalist

Karan Shetty with his muse

North Zone Finalist

North Zone Finalist

Mehboob Ali with his muse

West Zone Finalist

West Zone Finalist

Devyani Deshmukh with her muse

West Zone Finalist

West Zone Finalist

Diptika Ingle with her muse

Streax-times-logo-new

India’s 1st* Talent Hunt For Professional Hair Dressers

Professional Hair Dressers

₹ 15,00,000/-

Worth Cash Prizes

Trip to attend
Paris Fashion
Week 2023

Contract with
Streax
Professional

Profiling in
Times Of
India

What the
awards are?

Hi Hairdresser!

If hair styling is your passion and you’ve got what it takes to woo the nation with your talent, then Streax Professional Times India Hair Style Icon is the best opportunity for you.

India’s leading professional hair colour and care brand, Streax Professional, teams up with India’s biggest news platform, The Times Group; to bring to you India’s first distinctive hair dressing award for professional hair stylists. It doesn’t matter which corner of India you come from, all that matters is that your talent blows our minds.

#IHI is a hair competition that brings hairdressers from across the country on one platform. The competition is designed to assess your talents basis the tasks assigned. From the online entries, 250 Semi-finalists will compete in the zonal rounds till we find the top 10 finalists for the hair dressing industry awards.

As the hairstylist award proceeds, these finalists will then be groomed in Mumbai and compete against each other to showcase at Bombay Times Fashion Week. Finally revealing, India’s first Hair Style Icon – one master of Cut, Colour & Style, all through a neutral judging process

What the
winners get

WINNER
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Cash Prize of

₹5,00,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-1

All expenses paid 2N/3D
trip to Paris Fashion Week

T & C
1) Contestant must have a valid passport.
2) Contestant must meet all visa requirements as per visa issuing authorities.
3) Return Flight tickets for 1 person will be provided for Stay in a 3-star hotel for 2 nights & 3 days will be booked.
4) Internal city travel must be managed by the traveler.
5) Travel insurance, food & beverage, any additional expenses to be borne by the traveler.
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1 year Contract with
Streax Professional for
annual collection 2023##

T & C
1) Winner gets to sign Contract with Streax Professional to be a part of their annual collection 2023.
2) This includes, contributing a look in the collection and being a part of the collection shoot.
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Profiling stories on Times of India, Femina & Grazia

T & C
1) Profiling story in Times of India Metropolitan City Editions.
2) Profiling story on Timesofindia.com.
3) Video interview on E-Times.com.
4) Profiling story in Femina magazine – November issue.
5) Profiling story in Grazia magazine – November issue.
6) Video Interview on Times Fashion Week Instagram & Facebook social handles.
7) Video Interview on Femina Instagram & Facebook social handles.
8) Video Interview on Grazia Instagram & Facebook social handles
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Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
1ST RUNNER UP
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹2,50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-3

Profiling stories on Times of India, Femina & Grazia

T & C
1) Profiling story in Times of India Metropolitan City Editions.
2) Profiling story on Timesofindia.com.
3) Video interview on E-Times.com.
4) Profiling story in Femina magazine – November issue.
5) Profiling story in Grazia magazine – November issue.
6) Video Interview on Times Fashion Week Instagram & Facebook social handles.
7) Video Interview on Femina Instagram & Facebook social handles.
8) Video Interview on Grazia Instagram & Facebook social handles
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
2ND RUNNER UP
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹1,50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
7 FINALISTS
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Memento

T & C
1) Design and Material of memento is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
  • WINNER
  • 1ST RUNNER UP
  • 2ND RUNNER UP
  • 7 FINALISTS
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹5,00,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-1

All expenses paid 2N/3D
trip to Paris Fashion Week

T & C
1) Contestant must have a valid passport.
2) Contestant must meet all visa requirements as per visa issuing authorities.
3) Return Flight tickets for 1 person will be provided for Stay in a 3-star hotel for 2 nights & 3 days will be booked.
4) Internal city travel must be managed by the traveler.
5) Travel insurance, food & beverage, any additional expenses to be borne by the traveler.
winner-icon-2

1 year Contract with
Streax Professional for
annual collection 2023##

T & C
1) Winner gets to sign Contract with Streax Professional to be a part of their annual collection 2023.
2) This includes, contributing a look in the collection and being a part of the collection shoot.
winner-icon-3

Profiling stories on Times of India, Femina & Grazia

T & C
1) Profiling story in Times of India Metropolitan City Editions.
2) Profiling story on Timesofindia.com.
3) Video interview on E-Times.com.
4) Profiling story in Femina magazine – November issue.
5) Profiling story in Grazia magazine – November issue.
6) Video Interview on Times Fashion Week Instagram & Facebook social handles.
7) Video Interview on Femina Instagram & Facebook social handles.
8) Video Interview on Grazia Instagram & Facebook social handles
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹2,50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-3

Profiling stories on Times of India, Femina & Grazia

T & C
1) Profiling story in Times of India Metropolitan City Editions.
2) Profiling story on Timesofindia.com.
3) Video interview on E-Times.com.
4) Profiling story in Femina magazine – November issue.
5) Profiling story in Grazia magazine – November issue.
6) Video Interview on Times Fashion Week Instagram & Facebook social handles.
7) Video Interview on Femina Instagram & Facebook social handles.
8) Video Interview on Grazia Instagram & Facebook social handles
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹1,50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Trophy

T & C
1) Design and Material of trophy is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
winner-icon

Cash Prize of

₹50,000/-
T & C
1) Prize money will be given via account payee cheque.
2) Contestant must have a valid and active bank account.
3) Tax will be deducted at source as per Indian laws
4) Valid TDS certificate will be provided.
winner-icon-4

Certificate & Memento

T & C
1) Design and Material of memento is as per discretion of Intellectual Property owners.
2) Certificate will be signed by concerned and adequate authorities.
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How the Hairdressing competition works

Award categories

Female Cut
& Colour

Credits: Elen Traysman | Maria Kupriyanova

Female Creative
Color

Credits: Oleksii Baluiev | Istratov

Female Red
Carpet Upstyle

Credits: Georgi Petko | Diliana Florentin

Men’s Creative Cut & Colour

Credits: Franco Bottone | Giorgio Attanasio

Grand Finale of the Hairdressing Industry Award will be held on the final day of Bombay Times Fashion Week at the Streax Professional Show.

October 2, 2022; The St. Regis Mumbai.

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Meet the Jury

Savio John Pereira

Savio has been in the industry since 1997 training with skilled artisans across…
Savio has been in the industry since 1997 training with skilled artisans across India and around the world. Known for his salons, academies, celebrity clientele and judging various contests and pageants, Savio has been labeled as one of the industry’s greatest hair influencers

Yolly Ten Koppel

As the Global Artistic Director of Pivot Point International, her name is…
As the Global Artistic Director of Pivot Point International, her name is synonymous with powerful hair design statements that stay right at the edge of current fashion trends. Having won the U.S Educator of the Year award thrice, Yolly has served as a leading artist in fashion capitals around the world such as Tokyo, Hong Kong, Sao Paulo, Milan and New York.

Joakim Roos

5-time world hairdressing champion and global champion trainer, Joakim is an…
5-time world hairdressing champion and global champion trainer, Joakim is an OMC World Achievement Gold Medalist, European Cup Gold Medalist, America’s Gold Cup Medalist, Nordic Champion Gold Medalist, and Recipient of Intercoiffure Personality of the Year, and has been coaching the national team participating in this year’s OMC Hair World 2010 in Paris.

Important dates

13th Aug

Mumbai

6th Floor, Times Tower,
Kamala Mills Compound,
Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel,
Mumbai-400013

West Semi-finals

Registrations Closed

20th Aug
1st Floor, Ecstasy IT Park,
Plot 391, Phase III,
Udyog Vihar, Sector 20, Gurugram,
Haryana 122016.

Gurgaon

1st Floor, Ecstasy IT Park,
Plot 391, Phase III,
Udyog Vihar, Sector 20, Gurugram,
Haryana 122016.

North Semi-finals

Registrations Closed

30th Aug

Bangalore

Gokul Sports Arena
11th and 12th Cross,
Gayathri Layout,
Devasandra Road,
K R Puram
Bengaluru - 560036

South Semi-finals

Registrations Closed

10th Sep
Hotel Hindusthan International,
235 1, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Elgin, Kolkata,
West Bengal 700020

Kolkata

Hotel Hindusthan International,
235 1, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Elgin, Kolkata,
West Bengal 700020

East Semi-finals

Registrations Closed

20th Sep

Guwahati

Vishwaratna Hotel
A. T. Road, Tokobari,
Guwahati,
Assam - 781001

North East Semi-finals

Registrations Closed

FAQs

Q1. What is the procedure to register?

Register and file your entry using the online entry form. To know more about the 3 easy steps to participate watch the video “How to participate” in section “What the awards are”

Q2. How many entries are allowed per participant?

Only one entry allowed per participant. Participant should choose the category & look he/she can portray her talent in the best way, for participation.

Q3. Is the trip to Paris Fashion Week fully sponsored?

Flight tickets for 1 person with 3 days 2 nights’ stay will be sponsored. Travel insurance, internal transport, food & beverage cost to be borne by traveler. For more information, please visit the section “What the winners get”

Q4. What are the benefits/outcome of the contract with Streax Professional?

You will be gaining working experience with one of India’s leading hair colour and care brand and playing a pivotal role in making the new 2023 Streax Professional Hair Colour Collection that will be marketed across the country.

Q5. How many winners or people would receive a reward?

Winner, first runner up, second runner up and 7 finalists who would be awarded a cash prize and certificate. For more information, please visit the section “What the winners get”