BTC BREAKING NEWS: The 2016 BTC Stylist Choice Awards Voting Polls Are OPEN
The glitz, the glamour, the stars—
Sunday March 13th 2016, behindthechair.com is bringing it all together for one extraordinary event. The 2016 Stylist Choice Awards are coming in hot, and this year, in celebration of our Sweet 16th Anniversary, BTC is doing it up BIG with one wild, star-studded night. And YOU get to be a part of it!
As the biggest, most prestigious hair award show in the industry, at SCA, YOU get to show your favorite products, artists and brands some love (voting starts NOW). And you’ll also be treated to some of the industry’s most prestigious brand presentations, learning the latest techniques and keeping up with what’s hot in the industry.
This year, in celebration of our Super Sweet 16th Anniversary, BTC is setting the scene at the legendary historic Chicago Theatre.
Raise Your Voice!
The polls are open, so it’s time to start voting for your favorite products, tools, educators and platform artists. After all, who else would be able to choose the very best of the best in hair besides you—the stylists killing it behind the chair every day!
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More Love to Give!
The industry is always changing, and here at BTC, we firmly believe in keeping our finger on the pulse of what’s hot. Because of that, we’re now including 9 ALL NEW categories, including: Favorite Editorial/Backstage Brand, Favorite New Barbering Product (NOT tool), Favorite Anti-Aging Hair Product, Favorite Shine Enhancing Product, Favorite Blowout Product, Favorite Bond Rebuilder, Best Lightener for Balayage and Hand-Painted Highlights, Best Lightener for Foil Highlights, Favorite Gloss/Toner.
#HairBesties! Mary loved her new rose gold courtesy of the Guy Tang himself!
And Your Categories Are…
Favorite Overall Professional Products Company
Favorite Editorial/Backstage Brand
Favorite Product You Can’t Live Without
Favorite Tool Company
Favorite Education Team of the Year
Favorite Overall Educator of the Year
Favorite New Shampoo/Conditioner (Launched within the Last 12 Months)
Favorite New Treatment (launched in the last 12 months)
Favorite Bond Rebuilder
Favorite New Color Line (Launched within the Last 12 Months)
Best Lightener for Balayage and Hand-Painted Highlights
Best Lightener for Foil Highlights
Favorite Pastel Color Line
Favorite Vibrant Color Line
Favorite Gray Coverage Color Line
Favorite Overall Color Company
Favorite New Styling Product (Launched within the Last 12 months)
Favorite Curl Enhancing Product
Favorite Texturizing Product
Favorite Dry Shampoo
Favorite Blowout Product
Favorite Tool You Can’t Live Without
Favorite New Barbering Product (NOT tool)
Favorite Fine/Thinning Hair Line
Favorite Hair Extensions
Favorite Anti-Aging Hair Product
Favorite Chemical Smoothing Product/System
Favorite Salon/Spa Furniture Company
It’s always a party with Kim Vo on stage!
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