The 2020-2021 IBI Awards are now open for entries.

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The 2020-2021 IBI Awards are now open for entries.

Enter in 3 easy steps

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Sabina Dipner. 2019 WINNER, Best Men’s Makeup. Kazakhstan

1. UPLOAD PHOTOS & DESCRIPTION

Submit up to three (3) photographs of your work per entry.

Each entry is for one look/piece only. You can include up to 3 different photographs of the same look/piece.

You can add a written description of any special techniques you used or anything else you would like the judges to know about your artistry.

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1. UPLOAD PHOTOS & DESCRIPTION

Submit up to three (3) photographs of your work per entry.

Each entry is for one look/piece only. You can include up to 3 different photographs of the same look/piece.

You can add a written description of any special techniques you used or anything else you would like the judges to know about your artistry.

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File formats: JPG, PNG…

Sabina Dipner. 2019 WINNER, Best Men’s Makeup. Kazakhstan

2. CHOOSE FROM NEARLY 50 SKILL AND INDUSTRY CATEGORIES

We know the beauty industry is not one-size-fits-all. Beauty Artisans have many unique areas of expertise and often work in more than one area. We want to celebrate all those unique areas which is why we have nearly 50 categories to choose from.

  • Makeup Artistry
  • Hair Artistry
  • Film / TV
  • Bridal
  • Onstage
  • Student*

*Active students are eligible for a free entry in the Student Category – email us at [email protected] for details.

See the full list of categories.

2. CHOOSE FROM NEARLY 50 SKILL AND INDUSTRY CATEGORIES

We know the beauty industry is not one-size-fits-all. Beauty Artisans have many unique areas of expertise and often work in more than one area. We want to celebrate all those unique areas which is why we have nearly 50 categories to choose from.

  • Makeup Artistry
  • Hair Artistry
  • Film / TV
  • Bridal
  • Stage/Event
  • Student*

*Active students are eligible for a free entry in the Student Category – email us at [email protected] for details.

See the full list of categories.

3. INCLUDE YOUR ENTRY FEE

The fee is $75 USD per entry / category.

The entry fee can be paid by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner’s Club, JCB, or Apple Pay.

Keep in mind that more unique categories like Best Reparative Hair/Makeup (A category that is always free), Best Use of Glitter or Best On Stage Hair/Makeup etc. have less entries than less unique categories like Best Full Face, Best Bridal Hair/Makeup or Best Avant-garde Hair/Makeup etc.

3. INCLUDE YOUR ENTRY FEE

The fee is $75 USD per entry / category.

The entry fee can be paid by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner’s Club, JCB, or Apple Pay.

Keep in mind that more unique categories like Best Reparative Hair/Makeup (A category that is always free), Best Use of Glitter or Best On Stage Hair/Makeup etc. have less entries than less unique categories like Best Full Face, Best Bridal Hair/Makeup or Best Avant-garde Hair/Makeup etc.

BLIND JUDGING BY THE INDEPENDENT JUDGING COUNCIL

To give every Beauty Artisan the fairest possible opportunity, members of the Independent Judging Council do not see any identifying information like names, professional backgrounds or country of origin.

This creates a truly independent Judging experience where entrants’ notoriety or resume is not considered as part of the judging process. An amateur is judged exactly the same as a pro because you will be judged solely on the artistry you submit.

Your work will be judged on the following criteria within the categories you enter under:

  • Visual Success
  • Technical Execution
  • Creativity & Concept (Where applicable)

BLIND JUDGING BY THE INDEPENDENT JUDGING COUNCIL

To give every Beauty Artisan the fairest possible opportunity, members of the Independent Judging Council do not see any identifying information like names, professional backgrounds or country of origin.

This creates a truly independent Judging experience where entrants’ notoriety or resume is not considered as part of the judging process. An amateur is judged exactly the same as a pro because you will be judged solely on the artistry you submit.

Your work will be judged on the following criteria within the categories you enter under:

  • Visual Success
  • Technical Execution
  • Creativity & Concept (Where applicable)

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