Supporting and nurturing the Youth of the industry

The new annual AUSTRALIAN BEAUTY SQUAD competition is aimed at the rising stars of the Australian Beauty Industry, so as to assist young beauty therapists, specialists and salon owners on their road to fame and fortune. Beauty Therapists under the age of 35 are invited to submit their entry online including their activity within the industry for the previous 12 months.

Time line

Open for Entry online 30th September 2019

Deadline for Entry 9th December 2019

Finalists Announced 13th January 2020

Winners Announced 24th February 2020

Beauty Squad House 30th March – 1st April

Trophy presentation at the ABIA Gala Awards – 23rd August 2020

The Beauty Squad comprises of 4 team members. All Beauty Squad members must be qualified Beauty Therapists with a minimum of 5 years activity in the Australian Beauty Industry. They may be employed or self-employed and if self-employed own a registered business. Beauty Squad Team members must have at least a Cert 3 in Beauty Services, Cert 4 in Beauty Therapy, or at a minimum diploma in Beauty Therapy. They may also have a Health Science degree in Dermal or Aesthetics.

Prizes include packs from all sponsors, a stay in the soon to be renowned BEAUTY SQUAD House where for 3 days icons and mentors visit to get up close and personal with the team making this competition the most coveted of all comps aimed at the rising stars of our industry.