Hairdressers Journal International

Hairdressers Journal International
The HJ cover from October 2014
October 2014 cover
Editor Laura Husband
Content Editor Charlotte Grant-West
Online and Social Media Editor Akesha Reid
Categories Hair, Beauty, Fashion
Frequency Monthly
Publisher M Squared Media
Year founded 1882
First issue May 6, 1882
Country United Kingdom
Based in London
Language English
ISSN 0143-6910

Hairdressers Journal International is a monthly glossy magazine for the hairdressing industry, published in the United Kingdom. The magazine has been in circulation since 1882 and is considered a source of information for the industry.[1] As well as hairdressing imagery, HJ also provides trend features, salon business advice and coverage of news and events in the hairdressing industry. The magazine's executive director is Jayne Lewis-Orr.

In 2015, Reed Business Information sold HJ to M Squared Media.[2]

British Hairdressing Awards [ edit ]

HJ hosts the annual British Hairdressing Awards, in association with Schwarzkopf Professional. The British Hairdressing Awards were launched in 1985.[3]

British Hairdressing Business Awards [ edit ]

HJ also hosts the annual British Hairdressing Business Awards, which celebrate the business side of the hairdressing industry in the UK.

There are 16 categories in the awards covering areas including retail, marketing, salon design, innovation, customer care and training, as well as the Business Director of the Year.[citation needed]

Salon International [ edit ]

HJ hosts an annual three-day hair and beauty trade show called Salon International. Currently held at ExCel London, it was founded in 1973 and takes place each October.[citation needed]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ The American Beauty Industry Encyclopedia, Julie A. Willett (ed.), Greenwood Press (2010), pg. 280; OCLC 659549706
  2. ^ M Squared Media Ltd announces intention to acquire the Hairdressers Journal International portfolio from Reed Business Information
  3. ^ "BRITISH HAIRDRESSING AWARDS". Retrieved 2020-03-07.
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