Easydry Blog on ABS Global Image Awards Winners 2018 America’s Beauty Show (ABS) by Cosmetologists Chicago (CC) has announced the winners for second prestigious 2018 ABS Global Image Awards.

So who are the winners?



These awards recognizes hairdressing talent internationally for original hairstyling, hair coloring and haircutting and there are eight different categories.


CEO Paul Dykstra explains “America’s Beauty Show and Cosmetologists Chicago are ecstatic about the industry’s reaction to our worldwide competition. The extremely talented pool of competitors was incredible, and the winners of this year’s photo competition are at the top of their creativity.”


Judges this year included Luis Alvarez, Tracey Hughes, Tony Rizzo and Kris Sorbie.


We offer our warmest congratulations to the ABS Global Image Awards winners:

  • Avant Garde: Ziortza Zarauza, Centro Beta, San Sebastián, Spain

  • ColorAmerica Colorist of the Year:Daniel Rubin, Paul Rehder Salon, Chicago, IL

  • Editorial: Chrystopher Benson, CBC, South Weber, UT

  • Haircutting: Sal Misseri, Reverie Salon, Chicago, IL

  • Men’s Cutting: Jordi Pérez, La Barberia de Gràcia, Barcelona, Spain

  • Salon Team: David Barron Salon Team, Barron’s London Salon, Atlanta, GA (Haircutting by David Barron; Color by David Barron, Brooke Van Etten, Teresa Burnard and Kyla Green; Make-Up by Lan Grealis; and Photography by John Rawson)

  • Texture: Jamal Edmonds, Lamaj in the City, Washington, D.C.

  • Student: Tyler Bearer, Brown Aveda Institute, Mentor, OH

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