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Meet the semi-finalists of the India Hairstyle icon of the North Zone

After a successful event held in Mumbai, the North Zone Semi Finals of Streax Professional Times India Hair Style Icon 2022 were held at Gurugram on August 20. The entries came in from the states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir; top 50 hairstylists were selected for this leg.

Contestants were bifurcated into three different time slots and asked to select a category from creative colour (female), commercial cut & colour (male / female), red carpet up-style. Accordingly, each semi-finalist was asked to perform within the respective time period and process parameters.

Each hairstylist was accompanied by a muse, who was judged by an eclectic panel of jury comprising celebrity stylist Savio John Perreira, designer Leena Singh (of Ashima Leena), celebrity fashion stylist Seitu Kumar, designer Nida Mahmood, celebrity hair stylist Ashmeen Munjal and technical judges from Streax Professional.

Designer Leena Singh
Designer Nida Mahood
Celebrity Fashion stylist Seitu Kumar
Celebrity hair stylist Ashmeen Munjal

The winners used a mix of the Hold & Play Funky Colors and the Argan Secrets hair color from the Streax Professional range. After 12 hours of performances and a gruelling post event evaluation; the winners were announced.

Karan Shetty from Delhi and Mohammad Ali and from Uttarakhand have made it to the finals that will be held at Bombay Times Fashion Week in Mumbai on October 2. They have moved closer to winning Rs.5 lakh cash and a trip to attend Paris Fashion Week.

Karan Shetty (Finalist from North Zone)
Mohammad Ali (Finalist from North Zone)

Sahil Verma (Punjab) and Mohammad Shahrukh (Delhi) made it to the zonal runners up, each winning a cash prize of Rs. 25,000.