Winner 2017

Lazaros Sumbane

Judges

  • Job Title: Unit Manager - DARK and Lovely Academy
  • About Me: I have the natural ability to impart knowledge to anyone who has a flair for cosmetology. Many people are unaware that my weekend job is compering at events. Humility, strong spirituality and hard work equates to my achievements this far.
  • Hometown: KZN
  • How many years have you worked in the Hair Industry: 25 years
  • Describe your current role in Hair Care: Imparting haircare. Skills towards trade accreditation. Feeding SETA with professional hairdressing needs. Specialised hairdressing upgrading. Teaching competition skills and culture. Preparing towards launching and heading up the D&L academy
  • What you are looking for when judging for Golden Scissors: Technical expertise, conversion or interpretation of daily hairdressing to competition standards, in vogue and relevant lines.
  • Favourite Quote: There are two ways of exerting ones strength: Pushing down, the other is pulling up
  • Job Title: National Field & Education Manager
  • About Me: I consider myself as easy going, what you see is what you get. I work very hard and play the hardest as well.
  • Hometown: Soweto
  • How many years have you worked in the Hair Industry: 26 years
  • Describe your current role in Hair Care: Leading and mentoring a team of Professional Technical Educators for L’Oreal South Africa nationally.
  • What you are looking for when judging for Golden Scissors: An individual who will allow his/herself imagination drive them and dare to inspire a look & creation worthy of winning the Dark and Lovely Golden Scissors Award.
  • Favourite Quote: "when you pray for rain, you got to be ready to deal with the mud too"
  • Job Title: Vice President of EOHCB
  • Hometown: Vosloorus in Boksburg
  • How many years have you worked in the Hair Industry: 33 years
  • Describe your current role in Hair Care: Lobbyist/Competition Jury
  • What you are looking for when judging for Golden Scissors: Professionally Execution and Cleanliness
  • Favourite Quote: Are you a Hunter or Hunted