FAQs

How do I enter the competition?
Full entry details for the competition can be found here.

What are this year’s categories?
Full category details can be found here.

What is the closing date for entry to the competition?
The closing date for entry is October 5th for the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Salon, Fantastic Hairdresser, Fantastic Marketing and Inixia Photographic Awards and October 12th for the remaining categories. Full details on dates can be found here.

When and where will the Awards ceremony take place?
The awards ceremony will take place on November 5th, 2016 at the Layton Hotel, Burlington Road. Full details can be found here.

At what time do I have to arrive?
Entrants are asked to check in one hour before competition start times. Full details of category check-in and start times can be found here.

How do I enter for the ALFAPARF Milano Inixia Photography award? 
Full entry details for the ALFAPARF Milano Inixia Photography can be found here.

Do I need to provide a hard copy of my picture for the INIXIA award or can I email it in?
A hard copy of the entry submission is not required. Full entry details for the ALFAPARF Milano Inixia Photography award can be found here.

What is required to enter for the business award categories?
Full entry details for the Business awards can be found here.

Is there a make-up category?
No, there is no makeup category. Full category details can be found here.

The salon I work for is not an ALFAPARF client, can I still enter the competition? If so, how do I go about it?
You do not have to be an ALFAPARF Milano client to enter the competition, but you do have to use ALFAPARF Milano colour and styling products during the competition. Full entry details can be found here.

I am currently unemployed but would like to enter the competition, is that possible? How do I do it?
The competition is open to those who are not currently employed by a salon. Full entry details can be found here.

If I enter the competition, do I get free tickets for the show? How many?
Competition Entry includes one show and after party ticket for the entrant and one show and after party ticket for the entrant’s model. Details on how to purchase tickets can be found here.

My boss wants to come to watch me compete, is there a viewing area?
Yes, there is a viewing area in the competition arena.

I’m not competing, how do I get tickets for the award show?
Non competitors are welcome to attend. Full details of ticket sales can be found here here.

Are washing facilities available?
Due to space restrictions, we unfortunately do not have a washing area available during the competitions.

Are there discount accommodation rates available in the Clayton Hotel?  How do I avail of discount rates?
Yes, there is a discounted rate, Full details can be found here here.

Are discounted rates available at any other local hotels?
We have established a discounted rate only with the Clayton Hotel

Will there be an after party?
We are delighted to announce that there will once again be an after party. Full details can be found here.