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Nails With Panache

The Contessa Awards name a winner in the nail category for the 25th year.

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Congratulations, 2013 Contessa Nail Winner!

This year’s nail enhancement winner is Robyn Schwartz of Polished & Pampered Hair and Esthetics in Grand Forks, British Columbia

Cote Wins Contessas

Congratulations to Catherine Cote of Candy Nail Bar in Montreal. She won the nail award in the 23rd annual Contessas.

Canada’s Finest: 22nd Annual Contessa Awards

Congratulations to Jessica Marie Ellison of Jolie Beauty Bar in Toronto, who recently won an award in the 22nd annual Contessas.

Top Techs Honored at Canada's Contessas

Winners were announced in 22 categories including Nail Enhancement Artist and Nail Art Technician.

Canada Crowns New Contessa Winners

Jessica-Marie Ellison, an instructor at Yorkville School of Makeup and Esthetics in Toronto, picked up the award for Nail Tech Artist of the Year. 

Canada Coronates Winning Nail Techs

Jennifer Moon-Hillman of Methods Salon in Chatham, Ontario, took the top prize in the annual Contessa Awards' Nail Enhancement category. 

New Nail Royalty Is Crowned

A look at the winner of the Canadian Natural Nail Technician of the year. 

A Picture of Nail Perfection

Three of this year's five Contessa nominees worked at Debbie Krakalovich’s salon, The Nail Shoppe, in Toronto.

Just Call Her Contessa

After 15 years as a nail technician and owner of The Nail Shoppe in Toronto, Canada, Debbie Krakalovich was due for some recognition.