22 - 24 June 2024
O2 Manchester

Catwalk models at a show by Noise an exhibitor at HairCon.

22 February 2024

HairCon to host Noise

Noise is an underground, hair / fashion / art event unlike any other…

Revolutionising the hair industry, HairCon announce Noise as part of the event

Noise an underground, hair, fashion and art event. Noise will be at HairCon.


Noise is the creation of Richard Ashforth, Creative Director and co-founder of Saco, an international salon and academy group originating in London and now established across 11 countries, spread over 3 continents. Richard first studied Art and Art History, before embarking upon a career in hairdressing. After a glittering career with Vidal Sassoon that would last almost 20 years, he then launched Saco.

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HairCon is challenging sterile traditional hair exhibitions which makes it an ideal location for Noise


Noise an underground, hair, fashion and art event. Noise will be at HairCon.


Noise originated in 2012 as an alternative to the tried and tested corporate shows, the beauty industry continuously provides, to the establishment of our profession. Noise is the antidote to sedate and frequently inaccessible offerings, providing a true beacon of raw creativity and pure inspiration to the young and hungry within our craft.

Since then it has showcased some of the world’s best creative talent at legendary venues across the globe, from the Ebisu Liquid Room in Tokyo, ICA in Londo

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Are you ready to make some Noise in Manchester!