Lush Hair, the proudly Nigerian premium hair extension brand alongside the Nigerian Association of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists NASHCO Lagos chapter, organized a hair braiding competition amongst stylists from across the twenty Local Government areas in Lagos state.
The hair braiding contest was a creative competition amongst 20 teams from across all the local governments in Lagos State. Each team comprises of a model, stylist and an assistant who slugged it out to in order to emerge as the winning team to win the monetary reward offered by the LUSH brand.
The monetary reward came in the order of N150,000 for the Winner, N100,000 for the 1st runner up and N50,000 for the 2nd runner up.
Out of the twenty teams that contested, Model Olamide Osoba from Orile Agege LGA came first and won for the team N150,000.00, Model Oyeloro Sidikat and a team from Kosofe LGA received N100,000.00 for the second and finally, Model Roseline Ogunyemi From Etiosa LGA alongside her team went back home with N50,000.
According to Omotayo Azeez- Abiodun, Public Relations Manager, Tolaram Group who represented Sukhm Pannu, Brand Manager, Lush Hair, “it is such a great pleasure collaborating with one the most credible hairdressing regulatory associations in the country- the Nigerian Association of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists (NASHCO) in organizing such an exciting yet brain-tasking competition for hair stylists representing all the local Government Areas in Lagos State”.
“We are happy that all the association members found this engagement activity extremely worthwhile as we believe this will not only help to stimulate creative thinking amongst them, it will equally encourage everyone to realize that there are so much more beautiful hairstyles both cultural and contemporary achievable with LUSH HAIR attachment other than the strands of the regular braid alone” She said.
Contestants were all given one hour thirty minutes duration, during which they were judged based on creativity, tools handling, finishing and neatness, composure, seamless and innovative colour scheme, etc.
Dignitaries present at the event were Dr. Elizabeth Osinsanya (OON), (JP) who is both the founder of the Elegant Twins School of Cosmetology and Clinic and the founder of Nigerian Association of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists NASHCO, Betty Ishoka, National President NASHCO as well as Surat Abari- Ajibola, president, NASHCO, Lagos Chapter.
According to Dr. Elizabeth Osinsanya (OON), it is with a deep sense of appreciation that all are gathered here today to actively participate in this stylist competition organized by Lush Hair and when corporate organizations like this collaborate with us to move the association forward, it shows that the sky can only be our stepping stone.
I must commend the Lush Hair brand for always rising to the occasion of supporting the association when required. And I also must appreciate you for introducing to Nigeria one of the best quality attachment brands.
Lush Hair is a proudly Nigerian quality brand specially designed to meet the beauty needs of the African woman, reasons why it readily inclines towards supporting strategic women-oriented activities. The Lush Hair brand stands for confident, modern and trendy women.