Aveda artists take home three major awards including Editorial Stylist of the Year at the North American Hairstyling Awards. While Aveda's Artistic Presentation Liquid Life honors the network's passion for protecting clean water.
Eden Sassoon hosted the North American Hairstyle Awards (NAHA) over the weekend and was styled by Matrix Artistic Director and Celebrity Stylist Nick Stenson with makeup done by Professional Makeup Artist, Alex Faction.
This category demonstrates texture skills with designs that complement the individuality of diverse hair textures. Hair texture may be natural or chemically treated, but entries must display wearable, cutting-edge textured hair styles.
Collections in NAHA's Student category display creativity, versatility and expertise in hair styling. Students must be enrolled in school or performing required hours in a salon and NOT be a licensed cosmetologist as of the entry deadline.
The NAHA Salon Team category showcases a team's diversity, versatility, creativity and expertise in hair styling. Salon teams must consist of at least two members and be employed at the same salon to be eligible.
The Master Stylist category is designed to allow the biggest names in the industry to compete with one another. Entrants are top platform artists, educators, artistic directors and previous Hairstylists of the Year who submit five images of a collection exemplifying best work.