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Funding a Cure | Makeover Contest

Salon F is Funding a Cure for Cancer. Do you need a new look? Tired of your haircut and color? Sick of the same old style? Fear not Lincoln, Nebraska: Salon F has teamed up with The Cattlemen’s Association of Nebraska to bring you our first ever Makeover Contest!

Starting today, enter to win $1000 CASH and HAIR STYLING TOOLS (a $2000 value) if you are a Hair Stylist or A FULL YEAR OF HAIR SERVICES (a $1500 value) if you are a customer of Salon F! Is it a brand new haircut, maybe a hair color, some airbrush makeup and maybe a brow shaping that will take you from everyday you to supermodel fabulous? What better way to start the new year? Salon F is the premier salon in Lincoln, Nebraska for complete hair makeovers. Salon F has transformed countless women over the past forty-five years in business. With a commitment to being the best of the best and to the highest level of customer satisfaction, Salon F provides full salon services at the Clocktower Shopping Center at 70th & A Streets. Check out the entry sample below. To get your Salon involved call Tommy O at 402.968.9591.before-and-after SAMPLE

Here’s How to Enter:

  1. FOR HAIR STYLISTS – You must fill out this printable Pledge Form. You can either Fax it to 402.484.6673 or email it to .  You must work in the Lincoln, Nebraska area (no Omaha salons). Your entry form must have a minimum of 10 pledges to donate to the Fred & Pamela Buffet Cancer Center to qualify to enter the contest.
    • The amount of your pledges will not effect your entry but will be posted along with your before & after entry picture. We only have room for 50 entries so the first 50 will qualify for the contest. After your entry form is approved, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to send your before and after photos of your model. Your photo will be your entry for this contest. Please email your photo immediately to the address on the link.
    •  Place the words: SALON MAKEOVER CONTEST in the subject line. ONLY 1 picture per stylist please. Please ensure that your photo is in .jpg format and no more than 5MB in size. No photoshopped or altered photos will qualify. These must be original photos. Please be sure to include your full name, the name of your salon and your preferred contact info in the email along with your photo. We will only be placing your FIRST name, the name of your salon and the amount of your donation with your before & after photos for the public to vote, but we will need to contact you when you WIN! Funding a Cure | Makeover contest.
  2. FOR SALON F CUSTOMERS – You can enter the contest by simply coming into Salon F on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday of any week before 12/31/2015. You must inform your participating stylist (Tommy O or Tatyana)  that you would like to enter the contest, take a before picture and an after picture and that is it. Your  before & after photos will be your entry. You will receive 10% off your visit and 10% will be donated to the Fred & Pamela Buffet Cancer Center. We will post your before & after photos for the public to vote. We will post and contact you when you WIN! Salon F Customer | Makeover contest.

Here’s How to WIN:

  1. FOR LINCOLN NEBRASKA HAIR STYLISTS – The Funding a Cure | Makeover Contest team will place your first name, your before & after photos, the name of your salon and the amount of your donation into a Facebook album called “Hairdresser Makeover Contest 2016″ on January 2nd 2016. The before & after photo with the most “Likes” by 11:59 on January 15th, 2016 will win $1000 CASH and HAIR STYLING TOOLS (a $2000 value)Comments DO NOT COUNT as votes.
  2. FOR SALON F CUSTOMERS – The Funding a Cure | Makeover Contest team will place your picture and your first name (first name only) into a Facebook album called “ Salon F Customer Makeover Contest 2016″ on January 16th 2016. The picture with the most “Likes” by 11:59 on January 15th, 2015 will win a A FULL YEAR OF HAIR SERVICES at Salon F through 12/31/2016Comments DO NOT COUNT as votes.



Other Applicable Contest Rules:

  • By submitting a photo, you fully agree to Official Rules set forth below and give posting permissions to Salon F, a division of Fernando’s Salon Inc.
  • You must be over the age of 18 and a resident of Lincoln or Lancaster County, Nebraska in order to enter.
  • Keep it clean. Salon F will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum (a.k.a. nasty comments). However, it may not be possible to review all messages. Do not post any messages that are obscene, vulgar, sexually oriented, hateful, threatening, or otherwise violate any laws. They will be deleted and/or reported. Salon F the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason. Salon F shall not be responsible for any comments that are posted and entrant shall have no rights whatsoever against any party for slander, libel or defamation.
  • By entering this contest, you agree to allow Salon F to document your transformation for the readers to see should you win.

The Fine Print:

  • NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. If you would like to enter a before & after photo without receiving a service you must come into Salon F and fill out an information sheet and the before & after photo must be taken by a Salon F staff member.
  • Title: Funding a Cure | Makeover Contest
  • Term: November 2nd 2015 to December 31, 2015. Voting will take place between January 2nd, 2016 at 2:00 PM and January 15th, 2016 at 11:59 PM. Prizes will be awarded on January 16th, 2016 after voting is completed.  Prize must be be claimed within 3 months of contest end date.


  • Pictures must not be digitally altered or enhanced.
  • The picture must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement
  • The picture must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortuous, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
  • The picture must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and;
  • The picture must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where picture is created.

To Enter:

  • Email the picture as an attachment to In the subject please put “Makeover Contest”
  • Include name of entrant, salon name, phone number, & email address.
  • No pictures will be acknowledged or returned. By entering a picture in this Contest, the Entrant grants a nonexclusive, transferable, royalty-free, worldwide license to Fernando’s Salon Inc. and its sponsors to edit, to adapt and publish such picture throughout the world in perpetuity, without attribution, compensation, permission or further notification to the entrant, his/her successors or assigns, or any other entity, unless prohibited by law.
  • Contest prizes: Winners will receive a $1000 cash prize or 1 year of salon services provided by participating stylists at Salon F. Services are to be performed on only one person and does not include friends or family members. Services include haircut, hair color, conditioning, makeup, and perm or anti-curl services. Brazilian Blowout is excluded from this list of free services for 1 year. The approximate retail value of the prize is up to $1500.
  • Winner determination: Winner will be determined by public voting on Salon F’s Facebook fan page. Voting will be publicized via various media outlets. Fans of the Salon F Facebook fan page will be able to vote by clicking “like” under the picture they want to vote for. Please note that comments will not be counted as votes.
  • Winner requirements: Salon F will contact the potential prize winner within ten (10) days of winning in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to execute and return any documents requested by Salon F within the required time period, or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize.
  • If the potential Grand Prize winner is disqualified for any reason, the picture with the next highest amount of votes will win. Prizes can be redeemed at Salon F after the conclusion of the Contest and verification of each winner. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute and signify winner’s agreement and consent that Sponsor may use the winner’s, name, city, state, likeness, Contest entry and/or prize information in connection with the Contest, in commerce and in all media worldwide, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment or consideration, except where prohibited by law.
  • By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsors and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest, breach of any of the Contest rules and/or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
  • Sponsors assume no responsibility for any of the following in connection with the Contest: any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Contest entries; or alteration of entries or votes. Sponsors are also not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email entry or vote to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, human errors of any kind, fraud by any entrant, Finalist or vote, or any combination thereof, including without limitation any injury or damage to entrants’, voters’ or any other persons’ computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials in this Contest. Further, Sponsors make no warranties whatsoever in connection with this Contest and are not responsible if the Contest winner is not satisfied with the prize in any way.
  • Entries void if the Sponsors determines the picture to not be an original, or if the entries are illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, obtained through fraud or theft or otherwise non-compliant with these Official Rules. By participating, entrants and voters also agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; and (b) that the decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding with respect to all matters relating to the Contest. By accepting a prize, each winner agrees that Sponsor may use each winning picture and each winner’s name, picture, likeness, and/or voice in any publicity or advertising relating to the Contest without further compensation or approval (except where prohibited by law). The Sponsors reserves the right to verify the validity and originality of any entry and/or entrant (including an entrant’s identity and address) and to disqualify any entrant submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Official Rules or who tampers with the entry or voting process. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  • Right to Cancel or Suspend Contest: If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, trojan horses, denial of service attacks, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, including but not limited to the prize provider’s failure to provide the prize for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest. In such event, no prizes will be awarded.
  • Winners List: Winners’ names will be available online at the Salon F Facebook fan page and at after completion of the contest. We will also contact the winner directly via email.
  • Laws: This Contest is subject to and shall be governed by the applicable laws of the State of Nebraska.
  • Data privacy: By entering, entrants agree that personal data, including without limitation name and address, may be processed, shared, and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the Contest and any other purposes outlined in these Official Rules. The data may also be used by the Sponsors in order to verify the participant’s identity, postal address, and telephone number or to otherwise verify the participant’s eligibility to participate in the Contest. Participants have the right to access, review, rectify, or cancel any personal data held by Sponsors by writing to

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