Take inspiration from exotic and rare animals.
Research your animal very well!
Look at all of it's colours, or anything that relates to your chosen animal.
Think prints, features, textures, colours, their habitat etc.
This is your first competition, everyone this division is in the same position.
Don't worry, have fun with it!
Think BIG and amazing.
Read ALL the criteria thoroughly to see how to obtain maximum points.
Your model will be on stage for the final catwalk show after your competition.
What's the Prize?!
£200.00 CASH prize!
1St Place Beginner - Large Gold Trophy
Exposure and FULL Page in Lash Fantasy Magazine
Feature in Lash Ink UK magazine
Your Model Receives : A Gold Royal Crown & Certificate
£125 Cash Prize!
2nd Place BeginnerTrophy
Exposure in Lash Fantasy magazine
Feature in Lash Inc UK
£50 Cash Prize
3rd Place Beginner Trophy
feature in Lash Fantasy magazine
Competition Time : 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Team Allowed : You and up to TWO others in your team plus your model. Your entry ticket includes entry into the event, award finale & after party for yourself and your team.
Judging will be on the following criteria:
You have never entered fantasy competitions before, this is your first ever, a great opportunity to win, as this category is all for beginners, the best will win!
Your fellow competitors are all new just like you!
There are so many animals to choose from, these can be real or mythical creatures!
1.Overall Look – 10points
This will be how you have created a full fantasy look from head to toe, how does the overall fantasy look? Is the look all theatrical and fantasy? Pay attention to detail, we are looking at the most fantasy look, from head to toe.
2.Theme – 10points
This will cover how well you have kept the theme, and how you have created your own version of the theme in a fantasy look.
3.Creativity - 10points
How have you made a theme into fantasy, what have you used to make it look different and unusual with lots of creativity.
4.Lash design – 10points
Lash design is your first base of volume lashes. You must create volume or classic lashes, this is done anytime before the competition.
Don’t forget to create a design with your lashes, try to avoid using black lashes, be creative with your colours and your designs. Look at how different you can make your volume lash look. All entries must have volume or classic lashes as a base.
5.Lash decoration – 10points
Don’t forget to decorate your lashes with lash art, the more you put on the higher the points. We are expecting to see magnificent decoration on the lashes, you can use a lash strip in addition to decorating the lashes, you can make all the decorations before the competition. You will receive higher points if you have lash decoration that connects to the hair , from lashes to hair.
6. Lash Application
Classic Lashes - 5 points
Volume lashes – 10points
If you apply volume lashes you will receive higher points than classic.
7. Lower Lashes – 5 points
Don’t forget to add lashes and decoration to the lower lashes for more points. At this level we want to see lower lashes extensions and design along with decoration.
8.Hair design & Decoration– 5points
Remember that you are creating fantasy, so do something different with the hair, the more outrageous the more points. This criteria points will also cover, hair design or handmade head piece.
9.Make up – 5points
You don’t need to be a makeup artist but just remember this is fantasy, so try to be creative, instead of plain everyday makeup do something different that goes with your theme.
10.Cleanliness - 5points
Try and keep the look clean from glue marks, you will not be judged on stickies but you will be judged on a messy look.
11. Body Makeup & Body Painting – 5 points
If you have added any colour to the skin to complement your theme , you will receive higher points. You do not have to be a makeup or body painting artist, we are not looking at full body painting only small parts of colour on the face and body. For instance you can paint a necklace or bracelet and colour this in, this is classed as body painting. If you add some body paint you will receive more points than someone that has not added this criteria.
12. Prop & Portfolio– 5 points
Prop - All models should carry a prop or accessory, this could be anything, if you have made it all by hand and can prove this, it will be more beneficial for you.
Portfolio – we want you to show us your journey from the beginning of how you chose your ideas to the final look. This can be as many pages as you wish, don’t forget to include photos of your materials, elements etc..
13. Costume – 10 points
The costume should ideally be hand-made as much as possible as higher points will be given if this has been done, less points will be given if it has been purchased as a complete costume. Think theatrical when designing your costume if you are going to use one.
½ points may also be given by judges.
Total score available 100 points.
Criteria & Rules
During the competition.
During the competition, you must place all the lash decorations onto the lashes, NO HELP IS ALLOWED to apply the lash decorations, your team members can help with face makeup, body art and paint, and the hair design ,and costume.
What you can do at home or before the competition starts.
You can make the costume and all the lash decorations, you must NOT put the decoration onto the lashes.
You can prepare your model with her classic or volume lashes, both top and bottom lashes but you cannot add anything else to the lashes or the face or hair.
You can prepare your models body and you can add body paint and body decoration. Nails and toenails can be done at home, any decoration of nails to be done at competition time.
On the day of the competition
You, and your team members and your model will arrive, your model will not have anything on her face or lashes except her base lash extensions top and bottom (Classic or Volume) the hair should not have any decorations or style.
The body can be decorated and dressed in costume.
During the competition you will be expected to
Add the lash decorations to the lashes
Create and apply the face makeup to the model
Styling the hair and adding decoration, colour etc..
Adding face decoration
Finishing off the entire look.