Andrew Barton receives an honorary degree.
One of the most celebrated names in UK hairdressing, Andrew Barton has been awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Arts from Southampton Solent University.
Andrews hairdressing skills have been showcased the world over, not only on programmes such as 10 Years Younger but in global magazines, TV campaigns and print advertising.
Speaking before the ceremony, Andrew said: It's such a great honour to receive this Doctor of Arts from Solent University - not only for me but also for our great hairdressing industry. British hairdressing is renowned throughout the world and our stylists dominate the fashion runways; advertising campaigns; education and international magazine editorial work. As hairdressers we have the power to not only transform how someone looks but how he/she feels about themselves. It's wonderful that this amazing industry has received the recognition it deserves as an Art."