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Local hairdresser is crowned the Silver Young Talent Winner at the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award UK & Ireland Final 2014

Paul Phillips from Chopp in Westcliff has been awarded one of the highest hairdressing accolades in the UK & Ireland winning the UK Silver Award in the YOUNG TALENT Category on Monday 6th October 2014  at the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award UK & Ireland Final 2014 – one of the world’s most prestigious annual hairdressing competitions.

Celebrating 10 years of award winning creativity and talent the TrendVision Award sees hundreds of hairdressers being part of this event hosted by Jo Whiley,

Paul competed against hundreds of stylists from across the UK & Ireland at the Regional Heats earlier this year securing his position at the UK & Ireland Final, this year held at the prestigious Roundhouse in London’s Camden. The UK & Ireland Final saw him/her compete against 48 of the country’s most talented hairdressers to be crowned the UK Silver winner of the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award 2014 in the YOUNG TALENT cate

The next step for Paul is to take the amazing mentoring programme provided by Wella. He will learn from Bruce Masefield of Sassoon Academy.

Now in its 10th year the Wella Professionals TrendVision Award encourages creativity, promoting new talent and discovering the next big thing in the industry. We wish the winners every success for the coming year.” Sheila Jackson, Education and Event Manager, Wella UK & Ireland