On Monday 23rd November northern based hairstylist Michelle Thompson was crowned Afro Hairdresser of the Year at the British Hairdressing Awards, which took place at the swanky Grosvenor Hotel in Mayfair. The event is sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional, produced by Hairdressers Journal (HJ), hosted by David Walliams and attended by the hairdressing elite. Michelle wowed the judges with a stunning collection of looks which incorporated classic styles like finger waves, braids and Bantu knots, presented in an edgy, contemporary fashion with a strong editorial flair. Michelle is the creative director for popular salon chain The Francesco Group, has over 20 year years industry experience and is an absolute darling. Congrats Michelle! Check out more images from her collection below and for the full list of British Hairdressing Awards winners click here.
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