COLOR ZOOM CHALLENGE ’16

TAKE THE CHALLENGE
This is your chance. Make yourself known in the hairdresser industry.

Now it's your turn to take the stage

The Color Zoom Challenge is one of the biggest hair stylist live-competitions in the world.
After a national and international selection process the creative elite of hairdressers recreates their international winning looks live on stage.
If you ever dreamt of being in the spotlight of a whole industry then this is the place for you to be.

It’s the ultimate chance to put your name on the map.
It’s the place where talents rise and stars are born. Give your career a major boost.
Show the world your interpretation of the D!SRUPT Collection – win Gold, Silver or Bronze in your country and be
the next Goldwell star stylist and the next hairdressing star.
We believe you have what it takes. Create your masterpiece and Go for the Gold!

Categories

CHOOSE YOUR CATEGORY

Create your own D!SRUPT image and join the Color Zoom Challenge
in one of the following categories.

GLOBAL CREATIVE COLORIST

This category is open to all Goldwell stylists who have more than five years professional experience.

GLOBAL NEW TALENT COLORIST

This category is open to all Goldwell junior stylists who have less than five years professional experience.

GLOBAL PARTNER COLORIST

This category is open to all stylists who already have worked for Goldwell as a freelance educator, trainer or guest artist.

TAKE THE PRICE
HERE’S YOUR CHANCE TO BE A WINNER.

Regardless of which category you enter, the entire Goldwell Portfolio is at your disposal to create your work.
Break boundaries and let your creativity and imagination run wild.

THE RULES

10 RULES

Unleash your creativity. Dare to be disruptive!
There are no more than these rules you have to follow.

1.
The color creations must be done with Goldwell products only, e.g. Topchic, Colorance, Elumen and/or Nectaya.
In all categories hair can be lightened and bleached with Goldwell products,
e.g. Topchic HiBlondes Control, SilkLift and Oxycur Platin.

2.
At the international live competition, you will have to color,
cut and style a model to re-create your photographic entry.

3.
You will be judged on your photographic entry and your live performance.

4.
No extensions, hair pieces or wigs are allowed.

5.
Hairstyle and color must be in focus and easy to identify on the picture.

6.
No full body pictures, show maximum up to chest.

7.
No black and white photos. No Polaroids.

8.
Re-touching is permitted so long as this serves to correct the skin tone or minor blemishes only.
Full makeovers (such as adding hair, changing and improving the color or structure) are not allowed.

9.
More than one employee per salon can participate
but only one technique/one photo entry per employee is permitted.

10.
Male or female models, minimum age: 18 years.

YOUR ENTRY MATERIAL

MAKE IT RIGHT

We know your hairstyle will be great!
But the jury will judge your work only by the entry material.
So make sure you know the participation form.

1.
Maximum one beauty photo as JPG which aligns to international press standards (A4 = 210 x 297 mm)
and a picture CD with 300 dpi resolution. No Polaroids.

2.
Send your completed and signed participation form with the following information back to us:

• Category you are participating in.

• Base shade level of your model.

• A detailed description of your color technique, the placement of the color and
the Goldwell products you used.

If you have any questions please contact your Goldwell sales consultant.

THE JUDGING CRITERIA

WHAT IS EXPECTED

The national and international hairdressers, journalists of the trade press and fashion experts form the hair and beauty industry. Here’s what they expect from you.

1.

Fashion Interpretation

Show the world YOUR interpretation of this year’s fashion and trend statement, D!SRUPT.
Take the trend to the next level and create an image that is uniquely your own.
Your entry will be judged on originality as well as interpretation of the fashion and trend statement.
This represents 40% of the total score.

2.

Technical Execution: color, cut, texture and style

Use Goldwell products as YOUR tools. Be innovative! Be creative!
And develop your look in a way that shows your mastery of cutting, color and styling.
This represents 40% of the total score.

3.

Total Look

What counts here: the overall impression of the total look.
It is about the complete appearance of hair, make-up and fashion,
as well as the professionalism and aesthetics of the model and photography.
This represents 20% of the total score.

YOUR COMPETITION COUNTDOWN

7 STEPS TO BE THE NEXT WINNER

You want to be part of the challenge?
Here’s your competition countdown.

1.

DARE TO BE DISRUPTIVE

Soak in the concept of D!SRUPT and unleash your creativity!

2.

SHOW YOUR CREATIVITY

Show us your version of the Light Play Technique and create your own D!SRUPT color technique.

3.

THE PERFECT PRESENTATION

Your creative vision, your model. You are responsible for the perfect girl and styling.
Remember: Fashion is a very important aspect of the D!SRUPT trend.

4.

SET YOUR FASHION STATEMENT IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Picture perfect: Create your D!SRUPT look and arrange your photo shoot.

5.

GET READY TO CHALLENGE YOURSELF

Deadline to enter your completed documents:
31st MAY 2016

6.

YOU CAN BE THE NEXT WINNER

Announcement of the national winners:
JULY 2016

7.

YOUR PLATFORM, YOUR STAGE – YOUR CHANCE

01 - 03 OCTOBER 2016:
Global Zoom Event in Stockholm with international live hands-on competition.

 

 

WIN MORE THAN JUST A TROPHY – GET RECOGNIZED!

TAKE THE CHALLENGE

We believe that you have everything it takes to be a winner. So dare to take part. Being a national winner is a great success and career kick already but it also opens to door to the international competition. Join the challenge – because your success starts here!

NATIONAL WINNER – NATIONAL PROSPECTS:

Be recognized as a Color Zoom Challenge Winner and boost your profile, your image and your career within your country.
Show your country’s stylists that you’ve got what it takes to compete and win at an international level.
Get known in the national hairdresser scene.
Inspire your country’s stylists with your work and creativity.
Become a Gold Award winner and get invited to compete in the International Live Competition at Global Zoom in Stockholm in October 2016.

INTERNATIONAL WINNER – INTERNATIONAL FAME:

Be recognized as a Color Zoom Challenge Winner and boost your profile, your image and your career.
Become part of the Color Zoom Creative Team and create the next Color Zoom Collection – a collection that inspires the entire hairdessing world.
Your work will be showcased in our worldwide Color Zoom ’17 campaign.
Get known as an international top stylist and enter a new world of possibilities.

THE BRIEFING KIT

Now it’s your turn

What are you waiting for? Get your Briefing Kit now and be part of the excitement.
Please read our terms and conditions.

 

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WINNERS