Professional Beauty Association Announces 2016 North American Hairstyling Awards Finalists

Finalists in 14 categories announced, People’s Choice Award Opens

Scottsdale, AZ (May 18, 2016) – The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is excited to announce the 2016 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) Finalists. For the last 27 years, NAHA has recognized the beauty industry’s most talented artists. Each year artists from across the industry enter the prestigious photographic beauty competition for a chance to be recognized in one of 14 categories.

To view the full list of 2016 NAHA Finalists, please Click here.

NAHA People’s Choice Award

In addition to being recognized as a 2016 NAHA Finalist in their respective category, all Finalists are also nominated for the People’s Choice Award. Voting will take place on the PBA Facebook page by “liking” a NAHA collection in the 2016 People’s Choice Award album. The voting process will begin on Thursday, May 19 and will close on Friday, July 1. The five People’s Choice Finalists with the most “likes” will be announced on Monday, July 11 and the winner will be announced at the event.

Event Details

NAHA 2016 will take place on Sunday, July 24 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. It will be hosted by Tony Award-winning actor, Alan Cumming.

Hi-res versions of all 2016 NAHA Finalist images can be downloaded here.

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