About the Awards
he ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Hairdresser Awards is the biggest awards ceremony in the Irish Hairdressing industry, attended by more hairdressing professionals than any other. It is a celebration of the creative artistry and commercial acumen that lies at the heart of successful hairdressing, and provides a national platform that both recognises and inspires being the very best.
Your Opportunity to Shine
The awards, now in their ninth year, give stylists and salons an opportunity to showcase their creative expertise and technical excellence through six creative and three business awards and an artistic award: the ALFAPARF Milano Inixia Photographic Award. Almost 400 hairdressers from all over Ireland dedicated months of hard work preparing their entries for these ten categories.
July 16th 2018
October 5th 2018*
November 11th 2018
*Closing date for submissions of entries for the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Salon, Fantastic Hairdresser, Fantastic Marketing and Inixia Photographic Awards. Closing date for registration of all other entrants October 12th 2018
CHOOSE YOUR SPECIALITY
What Drives Us
At ALFAPARF Milano, we believe in fostering excellence through education and promoting it through national and international events. We believe that the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Hairdresser Awards inspires, recognises and rewards the leading lights of our industry, and fosters its rising stars, as they strive for and achieve excellence. Thank you for your beautiful work and we will continue to support you in your pursuit of excellence.
The After Party
The after-show party will begin at approximately 10.30pm, at HOUSE, one of Dublin’s most exclusive and exciting venues. The perfect opportunity to let your hair down and mingle after the show!
The 2018 Awards have changed location and will now take place at the RDS in Ballsbridge.
Please note that this list is intended as a guide only and that Xpert Professional/ ALFAPARF Milano Ireland accept no responsibility for any bookings made.
Find below a list of hotels in the locality of the Awards Venue.
Save the Date
The eagerly awaited Grand Finale promises to be a highly inspirational and technically stunning show, a seamless kaleidoscope of colour, imagination and creativity guaranteed to thrill and inspire the gathered elite of the Irish Hairdressing industry at the event.
GRAND FINALE SCHEDULE
Check-in starts at 11.00 am
Competition begins at 12.00 pm
Doors Open at 7.30 pm
AM Fantastic Fantasy 11.00 am
AM Fantastic Long Hair 11.40 am
AM Fantastic Junior 12.44 pm
AM Fantastic Stylist 1.40 pm
AM Fantastic Gents 2.35 pm
AM Fantastic Colourist 3.00 pm
After Party begins at 10.30pm