8 October 2019

On Sunday 6 October 2019, stylists and barbers from up and down the country came together at Salon International, ExCel London to compete in the NHF/NBF’s renowned floor competition, Britain’s Best in partnership with Hairdressers Journal. Competitors worked against the clock at the UK’s biggest trade show to create a look that would impress the expert panel of judges. 

The five Britain’s Best categories were ‘open to all’ to inspire determined trainees and seasoned pros to put their skills to the test. Each creation was judged and at the end of the day the talented winners were announced.

The winners of Britain’s Best 2019, were:

Ladies Commercial Fashion Look

Lily Pitcher, Renaissance Hair Team

Barber of the Year

Nick Lee, Mantra Men’s Hair & Grooming

Men’s Cut and Finish

Daniel Robinson, Danny & Co

Bridal Hairdresser of the Year

Craig Parkinson, Craig Parkinson

Avant Garde

Teresa Cross, La Vita Hair Design

NHF/NBF CEO, Hilary Hall commented: “Britain’s Best did not disappoint - the level of talent from across the UK competing against each other for the top spot was outstanding. The day couldn’t have been more inspiring, so we hope to see even more competitors hit the floor next year.”

The score sheets from the day can be found here and to view all the images from the day visit the NHF/NBF’s Facebook page.