Wella Professionals announced its first collaboration with Colour World 2018 as indication of their commitment to supporting colourists in salons all over the world! On Sunday 20 May, artists Claire Chell and Sean Nolan showcased in the Colour SHair area where they demo’d their twist on 2018 colour trends, using Color Fresh Create – Wella’s newest innovative colour product launch.
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Claire Chell is the Creative Colour Director at the Francesco Group and Wella Colour Club member. She is responsible for the creative colour vision within the 40-strong salon group that she has worked with for more than 17 years. As an integral part of the Francesco Group Creative Team, Claire and her team work on producing directional and inspirational collections for the Francesco Group.
Having been a member of the elite Wella Colour Club since 2010, Claire works with Wella on developing new professional colour launches and promotes the brand through education, shows, seminars and trade & consumer media.
As one of the most respected colourists in British hairdressing, Claire’s accolades include Most Wanted Colour Expert, twice Finalist for British Colour Technician of the Year at the British Hairdressing Awards, twice Finalist Hair Awards Colourist of the Year and Finalist for Colour Technician of the Year at the English Hair & Beauty Awards.
Sean Nolan is Head of Technical for the award-winning HOB Creative Team, and divides his time between educating, session colouring and salon colouring, leading all technical activity across the HOB Salons and HOB Academy brands.
Sean started his career by graduating in fashion from St. Martin’s College, and later progressed to being an educator for Toni & Guy and a Goldwell Guest Artist and Ambassador. With a PGCE in adult learning, extensive experience in coaching and developing new talent, a commanding presence on stage and a recognisable signature flair, Sean is a truly all-round performer who is firmly cementing his place amongst the top tier of UK colourists.
The past 12 months (2017/2018) has seen Sean colouring and presenting on stage in Los Angeles at the Wella Global TrendVision Awards, in Stockholm for the Wella System Professional European launch, and in Sicily for Tocco Magico, as well as presenting live models at the Master Colour Congress in February 2018 in his capacity as a member of the Wella Colour Club. Back in the salon, Sean styled celebrities for the 2018 Brits and the National Television Awards.
Later this year, Sean will be a judge for the Wella Trend Vision Colour category and at Wella Xposure.
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