The Hairstylist of the Year category is the most prestigious recognition a North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) finalist can attain. Check out these diverse, creative and versatile hair designs capturing the excellence and artistry of the industry.
The Master Stylist category in the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) 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.
The North American Hairstyling Award's (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 texture category in the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) 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.
The Avant Garde category features visionary work that demonstrates new or experimental concepts in expressive, cutting-edge hair. Entries reflected good taste and aesthetically pleasing images. This was not a fantasy category but a display of fashion-forward, unique and edgy styles.
Men's styling is an integral part of the professional beauty industry. Entrants for this category in the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) submitted three images displaying their best men's hair styling work.