August 15, 2008
Entity's Lorena Marquez comments on her return to competition after a three-year break.
Keywords: competitions Entity Beauty Lorena Marquez tradeshows
July 1, 2008
Nail tech Elise Pilkington became the overall UK Champion for 2008.
Keywords: awards Backscratchers competitions Professional Beauty Association
February 1, 2008
Nail artist Dawn Minton has her works of art showcased in her county's public library.
Keywords: competitions handpainted nail art Nail art
September 1, 2007
Veteran competitor Trang Nguyen finishes first for the second year in a row on the NAILS Top 25 list. John Hauk, another former number-one finisher, comes in second. And relative newcomer Rachel Mouritsen makes a big jump from her 2006 23rd place finish to round out the top three. Just who are these top competitors?
Keywords: competitions Top 25 Competitors
February 1, 2007
This entirely digital competition drew entrants from 19 states and five different countries.
Keywords: BeautyTech.com competitions enhancements mixed-media nail art
January 1, 2005
Technicians are often afraid or intimidated when it com to entering a nail competition. Oftentimes, it is simply because they don’t know what to expect. These helpful tips are exactly what a new competitor needs to rise to the challenge.
Keywords: competition judging competitions Patricia Yankee Williams
January 1, 2004
Sitting in the crowd, listening as nailists explained new techniques or styles in Japanese, I found I wasn’t completely in the dark. Why not? Because I found out that what I had in common with everyone here was we all spoke a universal language — of nails.
Keywords: Alisha Rimando competitions Danny Haile international Japanese nail industry
December 1, 2003
Darlene Johnston from Hagersville, Ontario earns 2003 Canadian Nail Technician of the Year award.
Keywords: awards canada competitions
June 1, 2003
Some nail techs are reluctant, apparently, to compete at all because they feel they have no chance if the top competitors are participating.
February 1, 2003
The pool of available competitions shrunk, making it more difficult for both veteran and novice competitors to exercise their skills and earn points. Yet while the opportunities to participate may have diminished, determined techs kept the competitive spirit alive.
Keywords: Amy Becker competitions John Hauk Laura Scott Lorena Marquez
September 1, 2002
The second annual nail competition proves that competing really is a global event.
Keywords: Backscratchers CND competitions Dianne D’Agnolo EZ Flow
February 1, 2002
In a year marked by fewer competitions than in past years, veteran and novice competitors had to make their participation in every event count.
Keywords: Alisha Sale Amy Becker CND competition products competitions
April 1, 2001
New competition opportunity has global vision.
Keywords: As I See It competitions tradeshows
March 1, 2001
Have you ever been curious about competitions or wondered what it would be like to compete? Have you ever wondered why some nail technicians like to compete so much? Well, I was curious. Here's the story of my first competition experience. I hope that it will encourage you.