The SNAP! Awards 2023 Finalists Are Here

Published 08th Sep 2023 by Charlotte Grant-West

Hairdressers Journal's and Salon International's brand new online competition, SNAP! allows all hairdressers of any skill level, anywhere in the world, to submit a hair image snapped on their phone. The 2023 finalists have now been announced, keep reading to find out who they are... 

The top 10 images in each of the five categories will be displayed in a Gallery at Salon International from 14- 16 October at ExCeL London. The winners of each category will be announced live at Salon International on Monday 16 October. 

So without further ado, a huge congratulations to the finalists of the SNAP! Awards 2023.


Guru Singh, Forbidden Fxdz

Dee Biberian, Biberian Barbers

Keri Blue, Human First

Lucian Busuioc , Artist Salon & Academy

Marika Coluccino, House of handsome

Dale Hince, Hinces

Mohamed Khalid Tharwat, Barber & Frank

Billy O Connor, Billys Barber Shop

Rob Wood, Novo Cabelo

Chloe Wright, Studio 6



Steven Austin, Steven Austin Hair Artist

Lucian Busuioc, Artist Salon & Academy

Makayla Catterall, Elaine Stewart Hairdressing

Casey Coleman, CHAIR Studio

Kim Haberley, Boho Blonde

Kirsty Innes, KWI HAIR

Drew Scott, Ascend Hairdressing

Mark Sherwood, Zeba Hairdressing

Amy Smith, Dye Hair Studio

Anna Voumvounidou, Studio 87



Lucian Busuioc, Artist Salon & Academy

Annie Franklin, Prestige Hair

Kim Haberley, Boho Blonde

Zoe Harrison, Sola Hair Studio

Emily Lou Jenkins, Emily Lou Hair

Becky Jennings, Piper Violet Hair

Rebecca Johnston, Melissa Timperley Salons

Danny Malone, MACC Hair

Laszlo Roman, Creations Hairdressing

Amy Walker, Vanity Doll Salon



Lucian Busuioc , Artist Salon & Academy

Casey Coleman, CHAIR studio

Poppy Collins, Reflections

Anna Davidson, TONI&GUY

Terri Harris, DUSK Hair Studio

Johanne Herald, Piper Violet hair

Francesco Merico, Trevor Sorbie

Briony Naughton, Hair by Briony Naughton

Pedro Pimpão, Krib

Leandro Santana Santos, Decode Hair



Parys Bromfield, Butchers Salon Group

Lucian Busuioc , Artist Salon & Academy

Casey Dale, Casey Styles

Alberto Di Guida, Albert Di Guida Hair London

Raquel Fernandes, Beyond Curls

Santiago Figueroa, Santi’s London Aveda

Lucia Gaeta, TONI&GUY Westfield White City

Terri Harris, DUSK Hair Studio

Andi Pearce, Vain

Darrel Starkey, Taylors Hair Studio


What's the SNAP! prize?

The winner of each category will receive a glittering trophy, be featured in Hairdressers Journal International, the opportunity to be a Spotlight Artist at Salon International 2024 and a complimentary ticket to the British Hairdressing Awards 2023, to celebrate at the biggest night in British hairdressing.


Charlotte Grant-West

Charlotte Grant-West

Published 08th Sep 2023

Charlotte oversees the print magazine, website and social media channels at HJ. With over a decade of experience as a journalist, Charlotte was formerly Editor of Modern Barber and HJ Men, Social Editor at Netmums and Features Writer at Boots Health & Beauty magazine. She loves any products that make her hair bigger and more voluminous, and loves a behind-the-scenes peek at anything hair-related – whether it's a factory tour, BTS on a shoot or backstage at fashion week.

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