Local hair artist and salon owner, Lina Shamoun (right), and her Canadian Team won a Silver Medal at the OMC Hair World Championship held in Paris, France Sept. 15-16, 2019.
As the world’s largest professional hairstylists’ organization, OMC Hair World hosts the highest level international hairstyling and beauty competitions. This year’s OMC Hair World Championship drew more than 1300 top hair, nail, and make-up artists from more than 45 countries.
Stylists from across Canada, represented the nation at the annual event—including thirty-five year-old Shamoun, along with her team, won the Silver Medal in the Progressive Cut & Style Category and Avant-Garde Presentation. Coming home with a total win of Six World Medals.
Ms. Shamoun has been a member of Team Canada at the OMC Hair World Championships 9 times. She competed in Moscow in 2006, Chicago in 2008, Paris in 2010, Milan in 2012, and Frankfurt in 2014, Seoul 2016, Paris 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2019. Her journey with OMC earned her 6 World Medals. 4 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze