How to Cut It in the Hairdressing Industry Podcast
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Your number one resource and training guide to a career in the hairdressing and barbering industry. Education and interviews with guests from across the hair, fashion, beauty and creative industries – sharing their insights, inspirations and information.
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EP023: Trevor Sorbie – An interview with a hairdressing icon - How to Cut It in the Hairdressing Industry Podcast
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Icon, legend, innovator. These are just a few of the words that describes today’s very special guest, and that’s why I’m beyond thrilled to welcome onto the show one of hairdressings greatest ever names: Trevor Sorbie.
Trevor Sorbie’s name is synonymous with pioneering hairdressing throughout the industry and around the world. From barbershop to Buckingham Palace to collect his MBE, he is the hair stylist who has won more awards than any other. Having worked with Vidal Sassoon himself, he in turn has trained the likes of session stylist Eugene Souleiman and fellow British Hairdresser of the Year winner Angelo Seminara.
In this episode, he’ll share stories from his incredible career in hairdressing and his firsthand experience of training some of the worlds top hairdressers. He’ll debunk some of the myths on what makes a great hairdresser and offer up a few, inspirational words for getting the very best out of your hairdressing career.
Like trevor says, it’s a hard road to success, but it’s a possible road – it all depends on how much you want it. Listen in to Trevor to get this rare opportunity of being inspired from a true hairdressing icon. Chatting to Trevor exhilarated me, and I know it will you, too!
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Pioneer of cuts and styling techniques such as The Wedge, The Chop and The Scrunch, Trevor Sorbie has won the coveted British Hairdresser of the Year title an unrivalled four times. He is the only hairdresser to have become so well known, that his vocation has been a question on TV quiz shows such as Who Wants to be a Millionaire and The Weakest Link. He’s also listed in Debretts and the International edition of Who’s Who.
Fondly referred to as the ‘Godfather of hairdressing’, Sorbie’s professional standards are second to