Rules of Participation

General Rules
  • Eligibility for participation: Any Indian hair professional/ hairdresser/ salon owner/ salon employee/ professional freelancer
  • All participants must abide by the Competition Guidelines.
  • If the competitor’s e-mail is fake or phone number is incorrect, Organizers have the right to cancel their registration.
  • You must have an Instagram or Facebook handle and You must mention the correct handle when you submit your entry’s
  • Streax Professional employees, hairdressing students are not allowed.
  • Only one entry allowed per participant. Participant should choose the category & look he/she can portray her talent in the best way, for registration
  • Multiple team entries from the same salon are allowed.
  • Participants to Use only Streax Professional products for the competition which will be provided for at the venue
  • No hair pieces are allowed. No hair accessories accepted.
  • No hair tattoo allowed on the model
  • No touch-up/ digital distortion allowed on the entry created
  • The trophy/award will be in the name of the participant and not the salon
  • The participant will not hold the organizers responsible or liable for any actions, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, charges & expenses which a contestant may suffer, sustain or incur by way of this competition
  • The organizers are not responsible for any loss or physical injury that occurs to the participant on account of their participation in the competition
  • Schedule of events & qualification rounds are subject to change at the discretion of the organizers
  • Participants to use /get their own hair tools & bring along one volunteer model for the semi-final round in the competition
  • Streax Professionnel & Times Group reserves the right to modify/ change/ discontinue all or any of the terms applicable to this competition without assigning any reasons whatsoever
Volunteer Model Rules
  • Must be presentable
  • Must not have hair dye or henna coated hair
  • Ideal is to have virgin hair models
  • Long hair models preferred
  • Models hair should not be prepped beforehand for the looks
  • Models should not back out on the day of the semi-final. If so, then the participants will get disqualified
Rules for Uploading Image
  • A total of 5 pictures must be uploaded. 1 frontal angle of Before shot and 4 angles of the look created  (front, left & right sides & back) as per boxes.
  • Pictures must be against a plain white background. Any image uploaded with background of any other color will be disqualified.
  • The background should not have any other element; example – furniture, landscape, scenery, etc; in it.
  • Participants to use presentable models, with basic and appropriate make-up done on the model.
  • Picture to be taken of model with white t-shirt /cape / shirt / dress / top only, no colourful garments to be worn.
  • The photo should be clear and captured of the models look shoulder level up.
  • The photo captured should have 60% or more of the image to be of the model face + hair to ensure we have a proper zoomed in shot which gives clear understanding of the hair style created
  • Each Image should be less than 5MB and in jpeg format only
  • Participants to ensure the final images do not get published on social media before the completion of the Competition
  • Failing one or any of the above criteria will lead to disqualification of the participant