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Burton Hairdresser Takes to the Stage at Salon International 2018, the UK’s Biggest Hairdressing Event

Andrew Upton, owner of The Hair Lounge in Burton showcased his colouring expertise at Salon International 2018 in London last weekend (13th to 15th October), taking to the stage as part of global company Hair Passion’s creative team.

Born and bred in Stapenhill, the 26 year old entrepreneur attracted the attention of global brand Hair Passion who spotted his talent for colouring hair via his Facebook and Instagram social media pages, where he regularly posts his latest creations.

Following a rigorous interview process, Andrew was chosen to be part of the creative team to share his expertise and knowledge with other hairdressers and take part in national shows.

Andrew spoke about his passion for styling hair and running his own business, he said:

“I love styling and colouring hair, it’s all I’ve ever wanted to do. Being live on the stage at Salon International was a life enhancing experience and I loved every minute of it.

“Since I became involved in Hair Passion earlier this year I’ve been overwhelmed by the interest from hairdressers who’ve viewed my creations on social media. I’ve received hundreds of messages of support and questions about my techniques and it feels great to share my expertise with the next generation of hair colourists.”

Salon International is the destination for the professional hairdressing industry; to see their hairdressing heroes such as Trevor Sorbie, the latest product launches, inspirational trend presentations and learn from the best educators.

To see Andrew’s colourful creations follow him on Instagram: hairloungeburton

Photo caption: Andrew Upton on stage at Salon International, London 13-15th October 2018

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