Style - Topic : competitions

76 - 90 of 98
Previous Next

They Wear Gels in Germany, Don’t They?

July 1, 2009  | Article

That was about the only thing I knew before heading to the Beauty International Show in Dusseldorf, Germany, this past March. I had never been to Europe before and spoke no German, but I was eager to learn everything I could about the German nail industry. Unearthing stiletto styles, licensing loop-holes, the economic recession and more, the German nail industry proved to be a fascinating player in the worldwide nail market.

Keywords: competitions   gels   international   tradeshows  

Corsets, Of Course

April 1, 2009  | Article

These intricate designs, made from acrylic nail products, were winners of a Design-A-Corset Competition recently held in Australia.

Keywords: 3D nail art   acrylics   colored acrylics   competitions   fantasy nail art  

Travel Talk

February 1, 2009  | Article

Are you a road warrior — always jetting off to a tradeshow or workshop somewhere in the world? If so, these great resources, ideas, and travel tips will make your life a little easier.

Keywords: competitions   tradeshows  

Strut Your Stuff 8 Winners Announced

December 1, 2008  | Article

Congratulations to the winners of the Strut Your Stuff 8 Nail Art & Enhancement competition sponsored by WWWeb Services and This year’s event enjoyed a record number of entries from 15 countries and 23 U.S. states. Highly respected nail professionals as well as past contest winners sat on the judges panel to evaluate the entrants’ masterpieces. Rita Jasinska of Poland took the title of “Best of Stuff,” earning a $200 cash prize from NAILS.

Keywords: competitions   contests   handpainted nail art   Nail art  

Premiere Orlando 2008 Competitions

September 3, 2008  | Photo Gallery

Competitions took center stage at Premiere Orlando and IBS Las Vegas.

Keywords: competitions   Entity Beauty   fantasy nail art   Odyssey   tradeshows  

A Relative Newcomer Takes The Top Spot

September 1, 2008  | Article

Ever since she first started competing three years ago, Lynn Lammers has wanted to be number one — and this year she made it. The competition was tough for Lammers. She had to beat out competition superstars like former three-time champ Trang Nguyen (2nd place) and six-time top-five competitor John Hauk (3rd place). International competitor Catherine Wong Li Mei took fourth place, and 2006’s third place winner, Michelle Sproat, placed fifth.

Keywords: competitions   fantasy nail art   Top 25 Competitors   tradeshows  

Competitor Lorena Marquez Returns

August 15, 2008  | Video

Entity's Lorena Marquez comments on her return to competition after a three-year break.

Keywords: competitions   Entity Beauty   Lorena Marquez   tradeshows  

Premiere Orlando 2008 Competition

August 15, 2008  | Video

Competitors competing in Premiere Orlando's Design Sculptured Nail Veteran Category on June 2, 2008.

Keywords: competitions   tradeshows  

Tech Wins Triple Crown With Backscratchers

July 1, 2008  | Article

Nail tech Elise Pilkington became the overall UK Champion for 2008.

Keywords: awards   Backscratchers   competitions   Professional Beauty Association  

Nail Art Pentathlon Winners Reach the Finish Line

July 1, 2008  | Article

Contest entrants were required to submit a set of nails using five mediums. The theme of this year’s competition was flowers, which you can see in glorious abundance on all the winning nails.

Keywords: 3D nail art   colored acrylics   competitions   embellishments   Nail art  


June 1, 2008  | Article

This is a list of all the competitors who have been on NAILS Top 25 Competitors list since we started it in 1993. The years in the parentheses represent the years the competitor ranked in the top 25 spots. To see a year-by-year breakdown of the Top 25 click here.

Keywords: competitions   Top 25 Competitors  


June 1, 2008  | Article

Below is a history of the Top 25 Nail Competitors since NAILS has been tracking competitions in 1993. The number to the left of competitor’s name represents rank, then competitor’s name. For a listing of all competitors and the years they’ve won, click here.

Keywords: competitions   Top 25 Competitors  

[Nail] Art Appreciation

February 1, 2008  | Article

Nail artist Dawn Minton has her works of art showcased in her county's public library.

Keywords: competitions   handpainted nail art   Nail art  

Competitors Go Brazilian in Amsterdam

September 1, 2007  | Article

The spirit of Rio could be felt in Amsterdam when nail techs, educators, salon owners, and distributors from Europe and Russia gathered for the second-annual EZ Flow and IBD Nail Competition.

Keywords: competitions   international   Nail art  

Contest Winners Strut Into View

February 1, 2007  | Article

This entirely digital competition drew entrants from 19 states and five different countries.

Keywords:   competitions   enhancements   mixed-media nail art  

Featured Products & Promotions   |   Advertisement

Market Research

Market Research How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.

Industry Statistics for

View All


FREE Subscription

VietSalon is a Vietnamese-language magazine and the sister publication to NAILS. Click the link below to sign up for a FREE one-year subscription.

Subscribe to NAILS & SAVE!

Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift
Subscribe Today!

Please sign in or register to .    Close
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today