A SALON in Hexham has reached the finals of The Salon Business Awards 2022.

Saks in Hexham has reached the finals of the Salon Business Awards, which has exclusive entry, highly respected industry judges, and various categories to enter.

For eight years, the Business Awards has recognised talent across the UK and on a global scale with the international category, Global Stylist of the Year.

A spokesman said: "Over the past month, our judges have been reading through thousands of entries to pick out the individuals and salons that outshone their competitors as business innovators, creative gurus and green pioneers."

Saks Hexham reached the finals in five separate categories. The salon is in the running for the Ultimate Salon of the Year, Global Stylist of the Year, Creative Salon of the Year, Colour Salon of the Year, and Design Salon of the Year.

For the first time, the Business Awards is launching the freelance category, Solo Artist of the Year.

These finalists will now go on to compete in the second round of judging with the winners announced at The Salon Business Awards Grand Final on Monday, June 13. Held at Quaglino's in the heart of Mayfair, London, it will see the best of the industry gather to celebrate a shared success.