Are you the best hair stylist in South Africa?

By Faeza
15 June 2016

The Golden Scissors awards are calling on all South African hair stylists to enter this year.

The awards celebrate and showcase the amazing skill of hairstylists in the afro hair market.

Dark & Lovely has been relaunched the awards after six years of being on a break; they were brought back by popular demand.

To enter send your details with a before and after picture of someone whose hair you have cut and or coloured and styled to or whatsapp the pictures to 0791870612 or email to

Entries close at the end of the month and will be followed by regional style-offs in the following cities:

? North West Regional Final: Rustenburg Saturday 9July 2016

? Limpopo Regional Final: Polokwane Saturday 16 July 2016

? Free State Regional Final: Bloemfontein Saturday 30 July 2016

? Western Cape Regional Final: Cape Town Saturday 13 August 2016

? Eastern Cape Regional Final: East London Saturday 27 August 2016

? Kwa- Zulu Natal Regional Final: Durban Saturday 10 September 2016

? Gauteng Regional final: Pretoria Saturday 24 September 2016

? Gauteng Regional final: East rand 1 October September 2016

? Gauteng Regional final: South rand 08 October 2016

The regional winners will compete in Johannesburg in front of celebrity judges and industry leaders at the Grand Finale in November 2016.

The winner of the 2016 Dark and Lovely Golden Scissors Awards will win prizes to the value of R150 000 which includes a cash prize of R50 000, a salon makeover, a full scholarship from the Dark and Lovely Academy and a year’s supply of Dark and Lovely products!