A Newmarket student won first prize in a regional hairdressing competition earlier this month.
Laura Christopher, 24, won the avant garde category at the Association of Hairdressers and Therapists (AHT) competition, held at Nescot College, Epsom, on February 3.
Laura is studying for an NVQ Level 3 in hairdressing at West Suffolk College.
She will now go on to the annual North West Hair and Beauty Competitions and exhibition, held at The Winter Gardens, Blackpool, in March.
Above ... Laura Christopher with model.