Before & After 2020

Running on Instagram every other month you can upload a ‘before and after’ picture of transformations you’ve completed on your client within the salon. The competition will run on the NHBF Instagram account @nhbfsocial.



JANUARY: Cut or/and Colour

MARCH: Students or Trainees

  • Hashtag: #nhbfbeforeafterjan20

  • Entries open: Wednesday 1 Jan

  • Entries close: Friday 31 Jan

  • Hashtag: #nhbfbeforeaftermar20

  • Entries open: Sunday 1 March

  • Entries close: Friday 27 March 

MAY: Barber

JULY: Cut or/and Colour

  • Hashtag: nhbfbeforeaftermay20

  • Entries open: Friday 1 May

  • Entries close: Friday 29 May

  • Hashtag: #nhbfbeforeafterjul20

  • Entries open: Wednesday 3 July 

  • Entries close: Friday 31 July 


SEPTEMBER: Cut or/and Colour

NOVEMBER: Cut or/and Colour

  • Hashtag: #nhbfbeforeaftersept20

  • Entries open: Tuesday 1 September 

  • Entries close: Friday 25 September

  • Hashtag: #nhbfbeforeafternov20

  • Entries open: Sunday 1 November

  • Entries close: Friday 27 November

Entry Process

  • Upload your ‘before & after’ picture to your own or the business you work for Instagram account tagging @nhbfsocial and using the hashtag for the correct month
  • Entries will be taken from the 1st of the month and ending at 12 noon on the last Friday of the month
  • The final entries will then be sent to three judges and the winner will be announced on the NHBF Instagram page 2 weeks later


  • Entries should be one photo which included the before and after picture in one image
  • Entrant must tag @nhbfsocial in the post and use the hashtag #nhbfbeforeafter and the month entering
  • By entering you’re giving permission for the NHBF to use the image to promote the NHBF ‘Before and After’ competition

For more information go to the NHBF’s Instagram account @nhbfsocial or email