Mansfield hairdressers scoop prestigious awards

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A Mansfield hair salon has scooped three prestigious national awards.

Mark Leeson salon group is home to eastern, midlands and men’s hairdressers of the year after scooping all three titles at the 2017 British Hairdressing Awards.

The British Hairdressing Awards are dubbed the ‘Oscars’ of the hairdressing world and is one of the most glitzy events in the hairdressing calendar.

The accolades were presented at a star-studded ceremony on at London’s Grosvenor House,

The event was hosted by Cat Deeley, alongside Hairdressers Journal International executive director, Jayne Lewis-Orr and more than 1500 of the top hairdressing talent from across the country attended the awards, which celebrate the most creative and technically-gifted hairstylists in Britain.

Terri Kay and Andrea Giles were named Men’s Hairdresser of the Year and Joseph I’Anson and Lisa Graham from the Mansfield salon were named Eastern Hairdresser of the Year.

Winning Men’s and Eastern for Terri, Andrea, Joseph and Lisa is a double success as this is the second year running they’ve both taken these titles home,

Joining the award-winning Mark Leeson team is Shaun Hall after he was crowned Midlands Hairdresser of the Year.

Mark Leeson, said: ‘‘The competition was incredible so to come home with three wins is absolutely amazing! I am so, so proud of all my team who worked so hard to produce some stunning collections through their passion, hard work and commitment. What a fantastic evening.”