Sugaring Competition

Learn about our Sugaring Competition

Rules for Sugaring Competition

Rules for participation:

  • Contestants must be an active licensed professional
  • Contestants agree to follow rules and regulations of competition
  • Contestants, once registered, shall submit an introduction video. Who are you? How long have you been practicing sugaring? Where do you practice sugaring? What do you love most about sugaring?
  • Contestants agree to 100% “Hand & Ball” method of sugaring hair removal. No sticks, spatulas, or strips will be used during the competition
  • Contestants agree to provide model (with adequate hair growth) for the competition
  • Contestants agree to be professional and present themselves as they would in a work environment
  • Contestants will provide all pre and post products, and sugaring paste of their choosing along with the paste warmer
  • Contestant’s models agree to a before and after digital photo Categories for the Competition: There will be a first, second, and third place winner in each category.

To win best overall Sugarist, you must enter all 3 categories.

  1. Leg Sugaring
  2. Brazilian Sugaring (private and modest judging area, no spectators)
  3. Brow Sugaring Scoring 

Judging will be based on the following:

  1. Presentation of the contestant
    1. Professional demeanor and attire.
  2. Infection Control
    1. Clean workspace.
    2. Pre and post care for client.
    3. Zero cross contamination.
    4. Gloves worn on both hands.
  3. Efficiency (not speed)
    1. Is the contestant economically aware?
    2. practicing eco friendliness?
    3. Did the hair extract by the root?
  4. Technique
    1. 100% “Hand + Ball” method. No strips, sticks or spatulas.
    2. Application and control of sugaring paste.
    3. Management and control of sugaring paste.
    4. Did the contestant remove the hair in the direction of growth, or did they wax with a sugaring product?
    5. Did the contestant support the skin?
    6. Was the contestant aware of the client’s comfort or discomfort?

To win Best Sugaring Artist,
enter all: Leg, Brow and Brazilian Sugaring.

Leg Sugaring

Scoring and judging will be based on the following:

1. Contestant must bring their own model. Photo of models legs before and after.

2. Contestant will provide the sugaring paste of their choice, a sugaring paste warmer, and all necessary supplies.

3. Leg hair must have at least 1/8th inch hair. A minimum of two weeks growth is best for showcasing skills. The darker and denser the hair, the better to showcase one’s skillset, before and after transformation.

4. 30 minutes Competition time Area to sugar will be from one inch above the knee to the bottom of the ankle, including toes if necessary. Front and back of the leg.

a. 5 minutes to prepare your area and position your model. START

b. 20 minutes to prep skin, sugar both the lower legs front and back, and use post care. STOP

c. 5 minutes to clean and sanitize the area.

Judging Overview:

Please see the details on judging overview above*

 Only professional methods of sugaring

 Infection control

 Method of sugaring paste application and removal

 Accuracy, Efficiency & Technique

Brazilian Sugaring

Scoring and judging will be based on the following:

Brazilian Sugaring Category:

1. Contestant must bring their own model. (client must wear disposable underwear Photo of model required for before and after ) or an alternative for modesty and discretion

2. Contestant will provide the sugaring paste of their choice, a sugaring paste warmer, and all necessary supplies.

3. Brazilian hair must have at least 1/8th inch hair. A minimum of two weeks growth is best for showcasing skills. The darker and denser the hair, the better to showcase one’s skillset, before and after transformation.

4. 45 minutes Competition time Area to sugar: Full front only. Top of panty line down and all the way over to the top creases of both legs.

a. 5 minutes to prepare your area and position your model. START

b. 30 minutes to prep skin, sugaring full front only for Brazilian sugaring service is to be performed with client wearing disposable underwear or small towel to protect modesty and ensure discretion. Post care. STOP

c. 5 minutes to clean and sanitize the area.

Judging Overview:

Please see the details on judging overview above*

 Only professional methods of sugaring

 Infection control

 Method of sugaring paste application and removal

 Accuracy, Efficiency & Technique

Brow Sugaring

Scoring and judging will be based on the following:

Brow Sugaring Category:

1. Contestant must bring their own model. Photo of model’s brows before and after.

2. Contestant will provide the sugaring paste of their choice, a sugaring paste warmer, and all necessary supplies.

3. Brow hair must have at least 1/8th inch hair. A minimum of two weeks growth is best for showcasing skills. The darker and denser the hair, the better to showcase one’s skillset, before and after transformation.

4. 25 minutes Competition time Area to sugar will be both brows, top and bottom, and center.

a. 5 minutes to prepare your area and position your model. START

b. 15 minutes to prep skin, sugar both the brows, top, bottom and center, and use post care. STOP

c. 5 minutes to clean and sanitize the area.

Judging Overview:

Please see the details on judging overview above*

 Only professional methods of sugaring

 Infection control

 Method of sugaring paste application and removal

 Accuracy, Efficiency & Technique