Updated: May 27
Finalists in the Spa Categories of the 2020 Professional Beauty Awards, the most prestigious awards in the industry, have been announced.
Winners will be revealed at a Gala Dinner to be held on Sunday, 15 March at The Venue Melrose Arch in Johannesburg. The event will be hosted by leading entertainer, Cathy Specific (aka Brendan Van Rhyn aka Frank N. Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show).
The finalists in the 2020 Professional Beauty Awards are:
Day Spa of the Year
· Life Day Spa Waterfront
· Aronia Day Spa
· Hammam Turkish Bath & Spa
Game Reserve Spa of the year
· Enviro Sanctuary Spa
· Sediko Bush Spa at Palala Boutique Game Lodge & Spa
· Aquila Game Lodge & Spa
Hotel Spa of the Year
· The Fairway Spa
· Saxon Spa at Saxon Hotel & Villas
· Taj Hotel Spa
· Life Day Spa Century City
Spa/Salon Manager of the Year
· Jared Hines
· Nuncia Pereira
· Lourette Du Toit
Spa/Salon Therapist of the Year
· Anelicia Opelt
· Carla van Niekerk
· Terry Morris
Each shortlisted spa will be visited by two ‘mystery guests’ who will experience treatments and rate those treatments, as well as the service and the facility, as part of the judging process.
The Professional Beauty team would like to congratulate all the finalists in the Professional Beauty Awards.
To book your place @R495 for the Professional Beauty Gala Dinner click here.
The nominees in the Industry Awards, which acknowledge the top suppliers and sales rep in South Africa, have also been announced (please see list below). Spa professionals are invited to cast their votes.
The nominees for the 2020 Industry Awards are:
Best Skin Care Supplier 1. Dermalogica 2. RégimA 3. Environ 4. Six Skincare
Best Nail Supplier 5. Sparkle 6. Young Nails 7. Bio Sculpture 8. LCN
Best Body/Wax Supplier 9. Smart Buy Depilève 10. Spalicious 11. TheraVine 12. Lilian Terry
Best Training 13. Young Nails 14. Dermalogica 15. Sparkle Academy 16. Kalahari
Best Marketing 17. Dermalogica 18. Sparkle Gelish & Morgan Taylor 19. Young Nails 20. Environ
Best Sales Rep 21. Nicole de Fonseca - Sparkle 22. Marelize Kuhn - TheraVine 23. Lynn Du Plessis - Twincare 24. Tanya van Rooyen - DMK
In an effort to maintain a fair voting system we have chosen an SMS system.
Please follow the steps below to place your votes:
1. The SMS number is 33358. Each SMS vote will cost R1.50. Network fees apply & Free SMS’s do not apply
2. Each nominee has a unique number before their name (see categories above)
3. In the text area, simply type the number of the supplier or person you wish to vote for. For example SMS "25" to 33358
Only 1 SMS per category per vote. You may vote for other categories with the same cell phone number. Should you try to vote more than once for the same supplier or person in a particular category, your SMS will be charged for but your vote will not count.
Voting closes at 9am on Monday, 3 February 2020.