The Oscar in Hair & Beauty; 19th Signature Awards is on roll!
The 19th Signature Awards in Hair, Beauty & Makeup is gearing up for the 19th successful year and it is attracting attention of hair & beauty industry worldwide. This is one of awards which entire hair, beauty & makeup industry look forward to. The Signature Awards started in 1998 by Signature Training Center, Guwahati is India’s oldest award in beauty and enjoys a strong credibility in the Industry. Now in 19th year, Signature Awards act as a platform to recognize, reward and celebrate the outstanding talent in beauty sector. In last 18 years, the Signature Awards has felicitated the talent in the industry by awarding over 50 artists and stylists for their wonderful creativity and artistic skill. The 19th Signature Award is scheduled on 13th September in Guwahati shall witness the mega participation from the beauty industry. The award is preceded by 2 days seminars, competition and workshops on latest trends and methods in beauty and makeup.
Every year, over 10000 beauticians, stylists & artists attend the show, interact with the industry leaders and learn from the seminars & workshops. The seminars & workshops leading to the Signature Awards focus on training of emerging talent in the industry. The experts of international repute like Dr. Blossom Kochhar, Lata Khanchandani, Vaishali Shah, and other leading experts of the industry conducts these seminars and workshops so as to train, guide and nurture the emerging talent. Over the years, the award has grown bigger and the 19th Signature Award has created storm of interest in beauty industry as the number of entries within country and outside country is lining up heavily. Commenting upon the fabulous response to 19th Signature Awards, Ms. Madhumita Saikia, Organizer & Committee Member, Signature Award Committee said, “We are gearing up to make it a grand success and hope that it will help us to unite the beauty profession and strengthen the bonding further. Anu Wadhawa & Aradhana Tripathi from Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council, Biju Nair & Vaishali Shah from LTA School of Beauty, Sangita Chauhan & Eliesha Chauhan from All India Hair & Beauty Association, Lata Khanchandani , Shahnawaz Shaikh and many more will be present in the event to interact , guide , train and provide an excellent scope to the aspiring candidates in the beauty & wellness profession. The entire North East is excited that the Rest of the world is eager to embrace us, with love,”.
The award is open to individual and salons where artists & stylists can enter for participation under 04 categories:
· Traditional Bride in Modern Fashion
· Fantasy Trendy Fashion
· Body Painting
· Best Model Competition
The entries are invited from salons, individual artists, beauticians who stand out from the crowd and deserve recognition as a world-class artist in the beauty industry. “No geographical boundary, no age bar, no education bar, if you have talent, show it” is the basic DNA of Signature Award. The human body, face and hair will be the canvas, create your art, present to the world with style and be the winner. Every contestant is considered as winner, as the people from cinema, stage, television and fashion world watching out will give the rightful recognition to your work and art.
Elucidating upon the comprehensive process of Signature Award, Ms. Vaishali Shah, Director, LTA School of Beauty said, “Signature Award is a wonderful platform for stylist and artists in beauty and makeup. It’s a neutral and credible platform which gives opportunity to emerging stars to make a mark in this ever growing industry. We have been closely associated with this award and have observed the rise of talents in this award. The selection process of Signature Award is very unique, unbiased, meticulous and comprehensive which lets the best artist win”. Signature Awards follows a comprehensive selection process as the first selection happens at district level where institutes join and select candidates. These candidates are further trained in Guwahati with appropriate screening. Just like other beauty pageant award, the selected finalists are further trained with orientation programs, seminars, workshops by industry leaders. On the very day of award ceremony and performance day, the candidates contest in presence of ‘ Observer Jury’ followed by the showcase of work on models before Audience and ‘Master Jury’ for the final decision. The observer Jury is constituted of past years’ contestants and winners and the Master Jury includes experts from beauty industry all over the world.
The Signature Award is the most prestigious and established award celebrating the women empowerment and entrepreneurship too. The “Sarva Gunah Sampannah Award’ the social arm of the Signature Award also felicitate the women personalities contributing to societal growth and improvement. The “Signature Sarva Gunah Sampannah Award’ has recognized the efforts of several women personalities like Ms. Irom Sharmila Chanu, who are making difference at ground level. Ms. Irom Sharmila was conferred “Signature Sarva Gunah Sampannah Award’ in 2010 for her unwavering dedication and selfless sacrifice for the people of Manipur.
The distribution of award happens with a glittering ceremony and gala gathering of celebrities, celebrity artists and leaders of beauty, film, art, culture and fashion industry. The award ceremony which is an all-star lineup and who’s who of the industry distributes the awards to shortlisted participants and winners. The Signature Award Committee has appointed a credible jury for 19th Signature Award. The jury comprised of experts in this field monitor and evaluates all the procedure, innovations and artistry as showcased by the participants.
The participation fee for the artists, stylists and salons for 19th Signature Award also called as ‘Signature LTA Award’ is Rs, 3000/- which includes 02 seminars led by the beauty experts. The 19th Signature LTA Award is scheduled on 11-13 September, at Guwahati and will be concluded on 13th September by announcing the winners in each category. The 19th Signature LTA Award is supported by Assam Aesthetic Association, LTA School of Beauty, Signature Training Center and powered by Ozone Ayurvedics.
The interested artists, stylists and salons can contact at 0361-2225659 or email their intent to participate at email@example.com