Professional Beauty Nail and Make-up Competitions – call for entries!


NOW JUST 5 WEEKS to go - Professional Beauty 2013 has two competitions created for nail and make-up professionals & novices to express their talent and get industry recognition.

The International Nail Competition is back on both days of the show. Nail Masters will see the very best nail technicians battling it out to present their take on the category themes, followed by the Nail Starters which will help highlight some of the aspiring talent waiting to be spotted.

Nail Masters

Sunday 24 February


·      Pink & White Competition Style

·      Spa Manicure

·      Salon Nail

·      Nail Championship

·      Nail Art Championship

·      Permanent Polish

Price for each session is £24.50

Nail Starters

Monday 25 February


·      Tip & Overlay

·      Manicure

Price for each session is £10.

Photographic/Showcase categories

Judged online and on Sunday 24 February


·      Photographic Nail Art

·      Photographic Classic

·      Showcase Nail Art

“Black and white movies” is the theme for the showcase and photographic categories .

Price per category is £24.50.

New for London 2013 is the Warpaint Make-Up Competition, taking place on Monday 25 February.

Leading an esteemed line-up of judges, celebrity make-up artist Gary Cockerill will be heading the competition. With his wealth of expertise and creative work he will be bringing an event not to miss with exclusive prizes, including working on a catwalk show and creating your dream portfolio.


·      Illusion Dynamix: the winning make-up artist will have the chance to work as part of the make-up team at a leading catwalk show.

·      Runway Explosion: the winning make up artist will have the chance to visit a film studio to see a behind the scenes glimpse at real movie making in action.

·      Muse Inspiration: the winning make up artist will win a one to one training day with celebrity judge Gary Cockerill to fine tune these skills.

·      Exposure Revelation: the winning make up artist will win a professional portfolio and photoshoot with leading photographer.

Prices are £10 for students and £20 for MUA.

Click here to register for the competitions and get your FREE ticket.