Great Lengths Ireland Awards are back for 2019


We’re thrilled to announce our Great Lengths Awards Ireland are returning for the 3rd consecutive year, celebrating the crème de la crème of hair extensions and all of our salons and stylists’ hard work, passion and creativity.  The awards ceremony, where the winner of each category will be announced, takes place on Sunday 22nd September, with new categories and even bigger prizes up for grabs.


Launching the return of the Irish awards, Great Lengths ambassador and Irish model and TV Presenter, Glenda Gilson stepped out in style as she was announced the official compere of the Awards ceremony.

Wearing show-stopping gowns from Synan O’Mahony, top Irish model and GL Lovely VIP January Russell emulated pure old-school Hollywood glamour as she was also announced as celebrity DJ on the night.

In-line with red carpet season, winner of the Great Lengths Trophy – Extension Excellence award at the 2017 Great Lengths Awards Valerie Patterson, worked her magic to transform January into a Hollywood siren with the help of Great Lengths GL Tapes hair extensions to add volume to January’s fiery red locks.


Entries are now officially open welcoming transformations for Great lengths certified stylists in 5 creative categories as well as submission for 2 business categories.

And the Great Lengths Ireland Awards 2019 Categories are…

Longer Length

Captivating Colour

Enviable Volume

Bridal Creation

Creative Innovation

Best Newcomer Award

The Great Lengths Trophy – Extension Excellence


Closing on Monday 1st July, entries will then be judged by a leading and high profile panel of beauty and industry experts including Great Lengths VIP and top model Holly Carpenter, beauty editor at IMAGE Magazine Holly O’Neill, beauty editor at Irish Tatler and editor at U Magazine Amy Heffernan, editor at FRINGE Magazine Tara Corristine and editor at Creative Head Ireland Anna Samson.

The night is a chance for each of our salons and fabulous stylists to showcase their passion and creativity and the amazing work they carry out using Great Lengths.

Each category winner will walk away with a trophy and certificate, as well two tickets as part of an exclusive group tour around our Great Lengths production facility in Rome.  Previous award winners have gone on to work with Great Lengths on photoshoots and other collaborative projects including working with VIPs, press activity and much more. The stakes really couldn’t be higher.

We can’t wait to see the entries from our talented stylist and hope you’ll join us in spurring them on to enter and wishing them the best of luck throughout the entry period. Stay tuned for more exciting news about the Ireland GL Awards coming your way soon.

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