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Dare to Inspire:

Fantasy Competition 2020

Theme: Competitor Choice

First time ever…

1st and 2nd place won by the same person…

Kevin Carter
Southfield, MI
@Kevin Carter Artistry of Hair

2nd Place:

Kevin Carter
Southfield, MI
@Kevin Carter Artistry of Hair
3rd Place:
Marie Gardner
Morrow, GA

What you win:


1st Place:

2nd Place:

3rd PLACE:

NO Onsite Registration! 
Competition Deadline is 
February 7, 2020 -11:59pm

Competition Fee: $100


Fantasy Competition

Welcome Home to Atlanta! Allow your imagination to run wild as you dare to inspire a new image for or Fantasy competition. This fancifully achievable competition has given vision and desire to those that have lost their creativity.  Incorporating hair and artistic creativity is vital in the Beauty Industry. This Fantasy competition is open to the inspiration of the individual stylists. Our beauty professionals will ignite our imagination with the use of designs and materials of the past and inventions for the future. This competition is designed for the imagination to venture into new avenues of visual stimulation and beauty. The individual stylists have free range to pick their own theme for February 2020. However, if a sponsor snatches the competition, a theme may be given at a later time…Register and show the Beauty industry the next level of  ingenuity and creativity! Take your imagination Up Up Up and awaaaay!!


The Fee for this competition is $100 (You still must pay for admission to the show separately).

Click Here to Purchase your Beauty Show Pass

Click Here to Register for the Fantasy Competition  

THE COMPETITOR’S MODEL will be given complimentary entrance to the Bronner Bros. Exhibit Hall Floor on the day of their competition ONLY!

Please be ON TIME!!!
Limited to 35 Competitors


For questions, please contact us at competitions@bronnerbros.com . We will contact you within 48 hours.


Date: SUNDAY, February 9, 2020
Georgia World Congress Center- Building C (Northside Drive Entrance)
Address: 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
Check-in Location: Competition Check-in Desk in the Registration Hall

Prep Location: Competition Headquarters 
Check In time: 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Prep Time: 11:30 am – 1:20 pm
Main Stage Start Time: 1:30 pm
Stage Time: 1.0 hours
Judging time: 2:00 pm –  2:30 pm
End Time: 2:30 pm


Competitors please note: The head is the canvas and the models natural hair has to be incorporated into the headpiece. The headpiece MUST be built into the foundation of the hair. The appearance of wig creations are usually highly penalized. The models face must be visible to see the runway.

Theme: Up to the Competitor- (Unless a Sponsor purchases the competition)
Competitors are allowed to create their own Theme.  Be sure to dress your model to radiate the look you have chosen. This competition will be judged by the complete look from head to fingertips to toes.

At the Present time: Only Female looks are requested.

Competition Rules: By paying the entry fee, you are agreeing to all the General Rules and Regulations and the individual rules of this competition. Click HERE to view General Rules and Regulations.

    1. The use of Cell phones is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Any infraction will cause significant point deduction.
    2. Please arrive on time! Once doors are closed, no competitors or models will be allowed to enter. Security will be present. There will be no refunds given for late arrivals. No entry will be allowed past security after 1:15 pm.
    3. This competition is open to all licensed Professional Cosmetologist.
    4. Competitor agrees to appear on site at the required CHECK-IN time or risk point deduction and/or Possible disqualification for non adherence to the time requirements. Our competitions are viewed on Main stage and have extensive Run of Show obligations. Tardiness is heavily penalized. There will be NO REFUNDS issued for disqualifications due to tardiness or absences.
    5.  There can be extensive traffic delays and detours near the Georgia World Congress Center.  Please use your time wisely and plan your route to the facility ahead of time
    6. This competition is limited to Females models, ages 18 and older of any race, creed, or nationality.
    7. What to Bring to Registration for Model and Stylist:
      1. MODELS: You MUST bring two forms of ID to registration the day of the competition to show proof of your age and a photograph (for example, a birth certificate and driver’s license or a birth certificate and a passport or a birth certificate and a school ID card with your name on it). Proof that the model is at least 18 years of age. Without it, the model cannot be used.
      2. COMPETITORS: Your License or proof online of your active status. (It may be requested.)
      3. The QR codes sent to you via email or Text with your proof of purchases for:
        1. Admissions (1 day pass, 3 day/2 night pass, or VIP pass)
        2. Competition fee payment of $100.
    8. By participating in this Contest, all entrants and models irrevocably and forever agree to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Bronner Bros. and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim, liability, injury, damage, death, loss, expense, or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt, travel related to, inability to use, or use of any prize.  Entry and/or acceptance of prize(s) constitutes permission for the Sponsor and their agencies to use the participating entrants’ and models’ name, address (city and state) and/or likeness for advertising and trade purposes without further compensation or authorization, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, including without limitation Internet, unless prohibited by law.
    9. Current Bronner Brothers employees, platform artists, and educators cannot compete in this competition. A minimum of 1 year of non association is required to qualify.
    10. Children under 12 are NOT allowed on the exhibit floor, back stage or in the area for this competition. Click here for our onsite DAYCARE options.
    11. Competitors may enter two models. However, the competition fee must be paid for both models. Only Female looks are allowed.
    12. NO additional time will be given for additional models on main stage. All creations must be completed for both models in the time allotted. NO ADDITIONAL TIME WILL BE GIVEN ON MAIN STAGE.
    13. The model(s) will receive complimentary passes for the day of the competition ONLY. 
    14. Report to the competition area with your model’s hair rolled and/or molded and dried. Arrive with makeup completed and attire already on. There is only 1 hour allowed for prep time.
    15. All hairpieces and postiches can be totally predone and brought onsite. They are to be positioned and attached on the models head in the Competition Headquarters during the allotted time frame.
    16. Competitor will provide all materials, attire, hair, tools, and equipment needed for the completion of this finished look.
    17. Hairpieces and postiches can be pre-done and brought on site for attachment.
    18. Wigs are NOT allowed.  
    19. The texture disposition of the models hair does not matter. (Permed, locs, natural)
    20. We will not have access to hooded hair dryers. Hand held blow dryers will be allowed during the competition.
    21. Contestant and models must remain until the judges’ decisions are announced.
    22. Only the Competitor and Model are allowed in the Competition Room during Prep time. The viewing show attendees will be allowed to see all creations and attachment on main stage during the competition.
    23. Competitor and model may only do “touching up” to the models make-up.
    24. The model is not allowed to assist with any portion of hair completion. Only holding the hairpiece for pinning is allowed.
    25. No other people are allowed on Main stage or in the Competition Headquarters to assist; i.e. make-up artist, wardrobe specialist, etc. Also no one else is allowed in the preparation room but contestant and model or points will be deducted. The viewing show attendees will be allowed to see all creations and the actual headpiece placement on main stage during the competition.
    26. Any method of setting, gels, fixatives and coloring agents may be used to achieve the finished hairstyle.
    27.  Hairpieces and postiche must be completed prior to coming on site to be attached during the competition on Main Stage. All ornamentation and head pieces must be attached to the hairstyle during the designated time visibly before the a live audience.
    28. Judging will be done on a visual basis only. Your creation will not be disassembled.
    30. This is a Fantasy competition.  Judging will include hair, headdress, clothing, make-up, nails, and accessories.  Entries will be judged on the total appearance of Total Fantasy Look. Please make sure that you are complete in every area.
    31. No live animals, reptiles, or fish are allowed as props. The Hairpiece(s) cannot cover more than 1/3 of the models head. (Points will be deducted). You can click HERE to review 1/3 of head preparation video.
    32. For clarity: 2/3 of the models hair and head must be visible and uncovered.
    33. Hair and jewelry are both included in the total size of the foundation attached to the models head.
    34. When beads, rhinestones, and other ornaments are attached to the headpiece,and touching the models head, they add in to the total headpiece foundation.
    35. Hair ornaments must be made of 85% hair.  The entire design must be made of 85% hair. (Human or synthetic hair of any color). 
    36. The finished style must be part of the model’s total look. The hairstyle and attire must compliment each other.  The attire must tie-in with the hairstyle and theme.  
    37. It is the responsibility of the the competitor to make sure that the model has had food and ample hydration (water) before and during the competition.
    38. The artist/competitor must sign and submit the official entry application agreeing with the Rules and Regulations and the required fee(s). Also competitor and model must sign a liability waiver. In doing so, the competitor agrees to abide by the decision of the judges.
    39. The SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT to require a minimum number of competitors.  There must be a minimum of 10 contestants by the start of the competition.  If there are NOT 10 contestants at the start of the competition, prizes/prize money will be negotiated.
    40. PROHIBITED looks: No grotesque – No Horror – No Cult – No Monsters or you will be disqualified. ALL finished looks must be based in BEAUTY. Dark painted and fierce faces may be considered Horror from past TV shows and Super Hero looks. If your child will run from the look, it will not be suitable for our stage.
    41. ALL COMPETITORS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN PERSONAL BELONGINGS!!! Bronner Brothers will not be responsible for lost or stolen items. NO Exceptions! NOTICE: If a competitor has won 1st place in this Bronner Bros Competition in the past, he/she may not enter this competition again for 2 years after the winning year or 4 consecutive beauty shows. However, he/she may enter any of the other Bronner Brothers competitions at any time.
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FYI: Chairman of Judges, Dave Ray, has a collection of videos to help you better understand parts of the competition?
View them here:

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