A HAIR salon in Billericay has made the final of the UK Salon Business Awards.

Essensuals and EssensualsMEN, has been shortlisted for the Male Grooming Salon category and will now compete at the Grand Final on June 10, at The Mondrian Hotel in London.

The Salon Business Awards are arranged by hairdressing magazine Salon Business.

Jim Shaw, salon owner, said: “It’s been a fantastic start to the year for myself and my salon, with winning the International Hairdressing Awards and now finalising for the Salon Business Awards.

“To be recognised by these incredible awards as the best Male Grooming Salon would be truly unbelievable and we look forward to attending the grand final next month.

“Fingers crossed it’s a win.”

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