The Sebastian Professional International Artist and Hairdresser at Heart, Omar Antonio, has turned pushing boundaries into an art form. Antonio continues to inspire the industry and to share some words of wisdom on how to keep creativity alive in your career.
“The moment I decided I wanted to go to beauty school, New York Fashion Week was my biggest goal,” said Laura Rocha, 2017 Sebastian Professional’s What’s Next Awards winner. This weekend, with the help of Wella's Hairdressers at Heart and Sebastian Professional’s What’s Next Awards, she’s making it happen.
The grand prize winner in this year's Wella Cares contest explains his commitment to putting his hair skills toward community service and inspiring disadvantaged people worldwide to enter the profession.
Competition season means a lot of sleepless nights, empty coffee cups and moments squinting at a few strands to make sure they’re perfect. Take it from two-time North American Trend Vision Awards (NATVA) gold winner Shirley Gordon: it’s all worth it.
Six future hairstylists are one step closer to a career in the professional beauty industry thanks to receiving a Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Basic Scholarship from Wella’s Hairdressers at Heart, and administered by the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation.