Sharon Blain - Australia’s Leading Educator and Long Hair Specialist
Having spent over four decades toiling her craft and perfecting her skills, Sharon Blain is one of the most lauded hairdressers and educators in the world today. Her outstanding talents have been rewarded by winning Hair Expo Educator of the Year title in three consecutive years and honoured with Hair Expo Australia's Hall of Fame Award.
Sharon's innovative and unique long hair dressing styling covers the full spectrum from stunning bridal and celebrity red carpet hair styling to editorial and extreme but beautiful avant-garde dressing.
Rarely can a hairstylist claim credits for such a wide range of competition achievements; recognised for her exceptional creativity through stunning photographic imagery that has been published world wide; or captured the hearts of her students globally as a respected educator and mentor.
Sharon's range of diverse skills and unique hairdressing techniques has earned her the respect as an exceptional teacher. She has developed a range of educational resources that includes long hair books and DVDs and hair padding which are used extensively as training tools for Colleges and Academies worldwide.
Sharon Blain's Boot Camp has been hailed as the best value and most compressive short course offered in the world today and has attracted leading international platform educators, Hollywood celebrity stylists, Europe's leading creative teams, a top American TV celebrities' hairdresser as well as the best bridal, make-up and session stylists in the business who have experienced this phenomenon. They are shouting loud with praise about the content, professionalism and creativity of this unique educational experience.
Respect and longevity sets her apart along with a desire to leave a legacy that continues to ignite passion within the hearts of our future generations for years to come.
Some of Sharon’s Awards include:
Winner 2011, 2010, 2009 Hair Expo Educator of the Year
Winner 2009, 2008 Goldwell ColorZoom Challenge
Winner 2008 Hair Expo Photographic Collection of the Year
Winner 2006 Global Salon Business Award, Barcelona
Winner 531 State and National Competitions Awards
Finalist 2012, 2009, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003,1996 Hair Expo Hairdresser of the Year
Finalist 2013, 2012, 2007, 2006 Hair Expo Educator of the Year
Finalist 2009, 2008, 2004 Hair Expo Best Photographic Collection of the Year
Finalist 2011 Hair Expo Business Performance of the Year
Finalist 2010 Hair Expo Entrepreneur of the Year
Finalist 2008, 2006, 2005 Hair Expo Salon Marketing
1995 Hair Expo Hall of Fame