Anthony & Jess: British Hairdressing Awards 2018 Finalists!

British Hairdressing Awards Finalists 2018

Anthony Donaghue and Jess Lyon named as finalists at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018 Anthony Donaghue and Jess Lyon’s reputation as one of the country’s leading hairdressers has been confirmed after their announcement as a finalist at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional. Anthony Donaghue, Creative Director, at Leeds based Yazz Number One Hair Studio in Rawdon and Jess Lyon, Creative Director, at Leeds based Yazz Number One Hair Studio in Guiseley were shortlisted in the North Western Hairdresser of the Year category. They will now be required to submit a further four images to make a collection of eight for the second round of judging in September, before the awards ceremony in November. Anthony and Jess impressed the judges thanks to their artistic presentation and exceptional skill in cutting, colouring and styling. Commenting on the announcement, Jayne Lewis-Orr, executive director of the British Hairdressing Awards said; “To be named as a finalist in the North Western Hairdresser of The Year category highlights just how exceptional Anthony and Jess are. Already a name within the industry, with fantastic skill and vision, their reputation precedes them. “We are always in awe of the brilliance these hairdressers demonstrate as … Continue reading

Annabelle Harpin: Finalist in 2 Categories in Great Lengths Awards 2018

Great Lengths Award Badges - Bridal Creation Finalist

Local Creative Director, Annabelle Harpin, Named as Finalist in Two Categories in National, Great Lengths Awards 2018 World Leading, luxury hair extensions brand, Great Lengths are excited to announce Annabelle Harpin, Great Lengths Certified extensionist and Creative Director at Yazz Number One Hair Studio (based upstairs at DW Fitness in Yeadon, Leeds), as a finalist in two creative categories; Captivating Colour and Bridal Creation, at this year’s UK Great Lengths Awards. Some of the most notable names in the UK Hair industry joined forces on the judging panel, to determine who would make the cut. Returning for the fifth time, the UK GL Awards showcase the passion and creativity of UK certified stylists, whilst celebrating their outstanding transformations and exceptional commercial success in six creative categories and five business categories. The winners of each category join previous award winners as the crème of the crop in the hair extension industry and also take their place in the Great Lengths history books. With new categories, and prizes including each winner receiving two tickets for a group tour of the Great Lengths production facility in Rome in 2019, this year the stakes couldn’t be higher. Annabelle was announced as a finalist in … Continue reading

Annabelle : Great Lengths Awards 2018 Finalist!

Great Lengths Award Badges - Bridal Creation Finalist

Congratulations and so proud of Annabelle Harpin, Creative Director and Great Lengths Hair extension Specialist based at Leeds Salon, Yazz Number One Hair Studio in Yeadon. Annabelle’s artistic hairdressing ability and hard work with the support of a great team has taken her through to the Great Lengths Awards finals in two categories: Bridal Creation Captivating Colour Annabelle is one of five finalists in each category chosen from salons all over the country. The winners will be announced at the Great Lengths prestigious Awards night taking place at The Royal Armouries in Leeds on Sunday 16 September 2018. A night of presentations, a sumptuous dinner, charity raffle with prizes in aid of the Little Princess Trust. The evening will conclude with live music with international band @ DJ. We would like to wish Annabelle all the best on this incredible journey.

Anthony Donaghue and Jess Lyon : British Hairdressing Awards Finalists

British Hairdressing Awards Finalists 2018

Anthony Donaghue and Jess Lyon named as finalists at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018 Anthony Donaghue and Jess Lyon’s reputation as one of the country’s leading hairdressers has been confirmed after their announcement as a finalist at HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards 2018, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional. Anthony and Jess from Yazz Number One Hair Studio in Rawdon, Leeds were shortlisted in the North Western Hairdresser of the Year category. They will now be required to submit a further four images to make a collection of eight for the second round of judging in September, before the awards ceremony in November. Anthony and Jess impressed the judges thanks to their artistic presentation and exceptional skill in cutting, colouring and styling. Commenting on the announcement, Jayne Lewis-Orr, executive director of the British Hairdressing Awards said; “To be named as a finalist in the North Western Hairdresser of Year category highlights just how exceptional Anthony and Jess are. Already a name within the industry, with fantastic skill and vision, their reputation precedes them. “We are always in awe of the brilliance these hairdressers demonstrate as they showcase their collections. Britain has long had a world-class reputation for exceptional hair design and Anthony and … Continue reading

BRITISH HAIRDRESSING AWARD FINALISTS 2017……..

We are so pleased to announce that Jess Lyon Creative Director at Yeadon Salon and Ashley Wallis Senior Stylist at Rawdon Salon are through to the British Hairdressing,North Western,Hairdresser of the Year Finals! They will now go on to the second round judging, which will see their collection of eight images judged by industry peers and beauty press. The winners will be announced at a glittering event at the Grosvenor House hotel on Mayfair’s Park Lane on 27 November 2017. WOW! Well done to both of you for all your hard work love from everyone in the Yazz Team who are behind you all the way and feeling so proud of you both. Go Jess and Ashley………  

Alice beats tough competition to join TIGI Inspirational Youth Program!

Alice selected for Tigi Inspirational Youth Program

Congratulations to senior stylist Alice, at our Rawdon salon who has just been selected for this years TIGI Inspirational Youth!! 2017 She is extremely happy and excited!!! Very proud team!! Roll on boot-camp in August!! The TIGI Inspirational Youth program was launched in 2004 by TIGI International Artistic Director Anthony Mascolo as a way of giving young hairdressers a chance of growing their talents through a 5 day boot camp. There are a limited number of places for this program and competition is fierce. Alice follows a number of Yazz stylists including Jess Lyon, Ashley Wallis, and Rosie Binns.

NEW BARBERS IN THE MAKING

New Barbers in the making collecting their Barbering Certificates at Yazz Hairdressing Academy, Yeadon, North Leeds.

NEW BARBERS IN THE MAKING………. Yazz Academy, 5 week Barbering Course is designed to suit individual Barbering needs, whether you are a total beginner or more advanced. Well done to all the students who successfully completed a gents cut without guided instruction on the last week and received their well earned Yazz certificates for successfully completing the course. Wishing you all the best in your Barbering Careers! If you are interested in learning Barbering please either email yazzhair@live.co.uk or tel Carolyn Jacobs on 07961 226411 for more information. Please also contact myself if you would like to leave your details to be a model for the Barbering Course. What our Students said about the course: Absolutely wonderful course that I have gained a lot from. I have gained the confidence to cut my 3 sons hair and that is all I wanted to do! – Victoria Revans – Beginner The course has given me confidence to try the techniques I wasn’t sure about especially: – scissor over comb – clipper over comb – fading/blending – Kath Revans – Beginner   I really enjoyed this Barbering Course. I learnt a lot, gained a lot more experience and feel more comfortable cutting … Continue reading