Win a Trip to Japan

@bmacusa #‎hbshootout on Instagram

With such an incredible prize this is not your ordinary contest

Steps to enter

-You must post a video (From 15 seconds to 1 minute in length) here on IG. Post as many as you like per Monthly topic.

-The video must feature Bmac scissors being used to create a cut based on each Months topic. (Including Co-Branded and Student Kits, Bmac scissors)

August - Topic Short Haircutting video

September - Topic Long Haircutting Video

October – Curly Haircutting Video

Additional Prizes will be given to monthly favorites, so even if you just enter for one month you have a chance to win great prizes!

Overall winner of trip to Japan must have covered all 3 topics listed above, winners selected by @bmacusa

Only open to US & Canadian stylists.  To be eligible to win, you must clearly show your Bmac scissors in the video, follow @bmacusa and @hairbrainedofficial

Tag your video both @bmacusa and #hbshootout.  Again, you must also cover all three categories before the final deadline (October 30th, 2016) to be eligible for the grand prize trip to Japan.


During the month of November the winner of the contest will be invited to Japan with Bmac USA. Bmac USA will pay for the round trip airfare, hotels and meals during the trip.

The trip will consist of visiting the Bmac Japan state of the art factory, staying at the traditional Japanese hotel, “Ryokan”, visiting top salons in Tokyo, meeting with Japanese top stylists, and tours of modern and traditional places in Japan.



 Bmac USA and our partner of this event,@hairbrained_official decided to have a Teach-In Tokyo during this trip.
The winner will have an opportunity to take part in this Teach In Tokyo 2016 with other top educators led by @gerardscarpaci.
This is going to be on Hairbrained live streaming on Facebook in English and Japanese translations.
Many Japanese stylists and media will be present and they are very excited about this event.

In Detail:

Period of trip 

leave US on Nov.27 and come back Dec. 3.


1. Visiting state of the art Bmac factory in Niigata

2. Staying one of the best rating traditional Japanese style hotel, “Ryokan” in Niigata

3. To be invited to show your cut and style in front of Japanese top stylists, salon owners and media in the event. (TEACH IN TOKYO)

The event including a talk show, demo by Japanese stylists, and party.

4. Tour top salons in Tokyo and meet stylists and salon owners in Japan

5. Tour modern and traditional places in Tokyo


If you don’t own Bmac USA scissors, you can visit our website at to shop and place an order.

Winner Announced on October 30, Trip to Japan will be at the end of November beginning of December. Contest has no cash value and prizes are non transferable.

Sen Yamanaka