Hair Expo Australia releases free stage education program as industry prepares for a show-stopping 2019 edition

Media release

Monday 3 June 2019

The biggest event on the calendar of the Australian professional hairdressing industry is almost here! More details have come to light on what visitors can expect this June long weekend in Sydney, with top-tier education and innovations from leading brands paving the way for an incredible 2019 edition of Hair Expo Australia.

Hair Expo have released their stage education program for 2019, detailing 37 sessions across the Main Stage, Men’s Stage and Styling Stage which are free for all Hair Expo visitors to attend. A fantastic line-up of iconic local and international educators are set to bring their renowned tips, techniques and styles to share with the industry’s eager professionals, on topics including men’s and women’s precision cutting and styling, colouring, runway and signature trends, and more.

Anticipated highlights of the Main Stage include the ‘Global Hair Trends’ session led by world renowned industry icons Robert Cromeans and Angus Mitchell, who will demonstrate the latest in global colour and style trends through an exciting display of hairdressing visionary. Visitors can also learn how to re-create Guy Tang’s social media-worthy formulas first-hand at Guy’s ‘Discover Your Colour Identity’ session on the Main Stage, alongside #Mydentity crew Ariana Sin, Kim Pham & Gina Atkinson.

The Men’s Stage will be home to some of the best barbers and men’s hairdressers in the industry over the Hair Expo long weekend, including Liam O’Hara, Jason MacPhee, Temoc Nunez and Evan Thomas. The King’s Domain barbers will showcase their cutting philosophy and discuss their game-changing techniques during their ‘Sectioning vs. Visual’ and ‘Square vs. Round’ sessions over the Sunday and Monday of Hair Expo.

Hot Tools Professional are the 2019 sponsors of the Styling Stage, where the Hot Tools Australia team will lead their ‘Stylist Preferred’, ‘24K Magic’ and ‘Masters at Work’ sessions over the three days of Hair Expo. In addition, Hair Expo Awards’ 2019 NSW-ACT Hairdresser of the year finalist, Paula Hibbard, has joined forces with Gold Fever Hair Extensions to bring runway-worthy hairstyles to Hair Expo visitors on the Styling Stage during her ‘Runway Ready’ session. Paula will demonstrate how to create runway, formal and bridal hairstyles that hairdressers can easily re-create back in their salons to provide for their clients.

Visitors coming to Hair Expo to discover new brands and products will get their fix on the expo floor, as the line-up of brands exhibiting at Hair Expo is impressive to say the least! Along with expo favourites, some of the latest additions include Blackpants Workwear, Piiq Digital, Just Brushes, Sach Hair Extensions, Salon and Beauty branding, Khairpep and Hattori Hanzo Shears. Hair Expo is excited to welcome many exhibitors this year who will be exhibiting for the first time, including ANTI Haircare, Atlantic Supply, Bondi Boost, Egyptian Queen Beauty, Gold Fever Australia, Haircontrast, Joiken, and Natulique, amongst many more.

‘New launch’ icons will line the expo floor highlighting exhibitors whose stands will feature products being launched at Hair Expo 2019, or which have been launched in the past 6 months, making it easier than ever for visitors to get their hands on the latest product innovations on the market. With more than 300 professional brands exhibiting on the expo floor, visitors will be spoilt for choice. Some of the new products hair professionals can expect to see include:

ANTI Haircare are launching ANTI Everything Shampoo and Conditioner at Hair Expo, in conjunction with their latest hair campaign, ANTIFY

Dyson will showcase the game-changing Dyson Supersonic™ hairdryer and Dyson Airwrap™ styler

GlamPalm’s new Clinic Black Edition styler with healing stone and nano-vibrating technology will be showcased

Haircare Australia will be bringing the latest innovation from Olaplex, Olaplex No. 6 Bond Smoother to their stand. Exclusive take home packs will also be available.

Space Salon Furniture will be featuring Maletti Italy salon furniture on their stand that is exclusive to Hair Expo

Paul Mitchell will show their new Muted Metallics collection from the Demi hair colour line

Seamless1’s latest range of naturally wavy hair extensions will be showcased

Silk Oil of Morocco are bringing their brand new range of human hair extensions

Hair Expo’s mission to help their visitors discover the best products at the lowest prices is exemplified through their Expo Specials for 2019. Visitors will enjoy up to 45% off products from major professional brands, including Dyson, INSTYLE magazine, Excellent Edges, Hot Tools, Bondii Hair Care, Maletti Italy, Gold Fever Australia, Rogue Beauty, and more. The full list of Expo Specials can be found on the Hair Expo Australia website.

Hair Expo Australia takes place 8-10 June 2019 at the International Convention Centre Sydney. Tickets are available at Book online to save $5 on the door.