BLU Gel took part in the annual Employer’s Organisation of Hair and Beauty competition recently at the Hilton Hotel in Durban and brought home nine trophies. Blu Gel’s Shantal Benecke and Mervin Anther Naidoo were on the judging panel. Pretty Zuma took second place senior gents cut and colour, third place avant-garde and overall winner. Dylan Shrives took first place for avant-garde. Phindile Khanyile took first place junior gents cut and colour, second junior ladies cut and colour. Aishwaryaa Paltu took first place for junior ladies cut and colour, second place junior gents cut and colour and Jade Moodley took first place first-year ladies blow-dry. Overall Blu Gel brought the most trophies home. With hard work and dedication from all the team we achieved huge success. - Supplied.