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How to Choose the Perfect Model for a Compeition

July 16, 2018 | 10:14 AM

Tonite in Las Vegas, 37 stylist from North America will be competing live in the 2018 Wella Professional TrendVision Awards competition.  This creative challenge asks stylists to create a complete look based on the trends Wella establishes each year, and to find models who will help them move from concept to creation, realizing their vision.

Part of the process is choosing a model and we spoke to two of the finalists, Tiffany Bernard @tiffygotsthishair and Jamie Gonzales, both from Union Salon South in Pasadena, CA, about how they selected their models.  The two models have their hair covered because they can't reveal their color or cut until they have begun the process of preparing the final looks which will be revealed, tonite, beginning at 8pm PST. 

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