Hollywood hairdressers Tracey Cunningham and Guy Tang confirmed for Hair Expo Australia 2018

Media release

Friday 13 April 2018

Hair Expo Australia is thrilled to announce that celebrity hairdressers Tracey Cunningham and Guy Tang will be heading to Australia for its 2018 edition in Melbourne, as part of the schedule of free Main Stage demonstrations taking place at the event over the Queen’s Birthday weekend, 9-11 June.

Tracey Cunningham is known for her ‘less is more’ approach to hair, with clientele including Jennifer Lopez, Drew Barrymore, Charlize Theron, and Jessica Biel, to name a few. Tracey is an International Olaplex Ambassador and will be sharing her insights on Olaplex on the Hair Expo Main Stage on Sunday 10 June – a rare opportunity for visitors to catch Tracey’s tips and tricks and a look at the highly-anticipated Olaplex launches that can be found at Haircare Australia (stand 2120) on the expo floor!

Get Naked with Guy Tang! Following hugely popular educational sessions at Hair Expo 2016 and 2017, Guy returns in 2018 for a free Main Stage presentation that is sure to inspire and excite Aussie hair professionals. The internationally-renowned social media sensation brings you a high-octane presentation of his #mydentity hair colour brand, and his brand new Naked collection, launching at Haircare Australia’s stand at Hair Expo 2018.

In addition to these prolific international names in hair, Hair Expo’s Main Stage schedule will also host balayage expert Candy Shaw, who is also presenting ticketed education at the event; Janelle Chaplin, the Creative Director of Original & Mineral (O&M); Los Angeles hairstylist Philip Wolff, the Fellowship for UK Hairdressing FAME Team 2018, evo’s Lauren McCowan and Jules Tognini, Australian educator extraordinaire, Sharon Blain; the MENSPIRE education team, 2017 Hair Expo Australian Hairdresser of the Year, Jason Fassbender; and so much more over the huge three-day weekend.

Hair Expo will also be launching a new Styling Stage designed to showcase the latest trends and tips for styling hair, which is sponsored by Dyson. Dyson will be showcasing its revolutionary new Supersonic Pro Edition hairdryers at the show.  

A Men’s Stage dedicated to male grooming and styling will have artists from Kings Domain, MENSPIRE, Lil Off the Top, Reuzel, and many more.

Hairdressers looking for a creative challenge can compete in The Mullet competition and The Bride competition on the Main Stage, with amazing prizes up for grabs. More details on entering and prizes can be found on the Hair Expo website www.hairexpoaustralia.com

The schedule of presentations from international and local icons in hair taking place across Hair Expo’s three stages is free to expo pass holders and provides inspiring and educational insights into new trends, techniques and products for hair professionals to take back to the salon for their clients.

Hair Expo Australia takes place over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend, 9-11 June 2018 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). Tickets are on sale now at www.hairexpoaustralia.com