Schwarzkopf taps on love and style with #LoveIsInTheHair

Case Study: #LoveIsInTheHair

Client: Schwarzkopf Professional

Agency: Netbiz Systems Pvt. Ltd.


Schwarzkopf Professional is a brand that redefines style. Keeping in view the Valentine season, the brand wanted to launch a campaign that inspires people to don a stylish look this Valentine’s Day.As “Love is in the Air” is too mainstream, we came up with a campaign called #LoveIsInTheHairfor our client – Schwarzkopf Professional for Valentine’s Day.The secondary motive was to promote passion for hair amongst the target audience of Schwarzkopf Professional.

Campaign Objectives

  • To engage with users and subtly create a strong brand presence online
  • By tapping love and style together for maximum engagement
  • To reach a large number of target audience through tagging in the comments

Overview of the #LoveIsInTheHair Campaign:

Through this campaign, the brand aimed at providing a platform to our Facebook and Twitter users to be a cupid for their loved ones by suggesting them a look from the album. All they had to do was to tag their loved ones in the comments using the hashtag #LoveIsInTheHair for Valentine’s Day with their suggestion. Further, they were asked to encourage their friends to suggest a look to 2 more to create a style chain.


  • The team had only 5 working days’ time to plan and execute the campaign successfully.
  • To encourage the end users to share a style statement &create a style chain only through organic posts, to increase the page reach.


  • This campaign was promoted on Facebook and Twitter pages from February 9 to 14, 2016. As a build-up, buzz was created about the contest through pre-contest posts.

If you’re the one who screams #style every time then, it’s time for you to pass on your #stylestatement this #valentine…

Posted by Schwarzkopf Professional on Tuesday, February 9, 2016

These pre-hype posts were complemented with posts promoting the styling product range of Schwarzkopf Professional for Valentine’s Day to sustain the contest buzz.

  • The campaign was officially launched with a change in the cover picture of the Facebook page.

  • The contest was launched with a post promoting different looks.

The season of #Love is in! Be a cupid to 2 of your friends by suggesting them or choosing a #look from the album by…

Posted by Schwarzkopf Professional on Wednesday, February 10, 2016


  • Visually appealing posts were created to promote the contest and engage with the users.


Gear up guys! We have gift hampers to #giveaway. So, choose a look or suggest a look to 2 of your friends using…

Posted by Schwarzkopf Professional on Friday, February 12, 2016


  • By promoting different hairstyles through animated images for valentine, the brand tried to woo online users to visit the salon to get that look.
  • The campaign opened up opportunities to interact with the followers and also reach out to their tagged friends.
  • The users got an opportunity to win Schwarzkopf Professional Haircare kit as a gift hamper.



  • The campaign turned out to be an interacting activity around love and style, engaging a good number of end users.
  • The brand generated 2.3X followers in 5 days on Facebook and Twitter combined.
  • The total reach on Facebook increased by 25% of our Indian followers and Tweet impressions went 8X up.