Scratch Stars 2015 winners announced

The fifth annual Scratch Stars Awards took place last night at Café de Paris in London’s Piccadilly Circus, awarding the UK nail industry’s best talent.

The winners were:

Nail Stylist of the Year - Vikki Taylor-Dodds

Gel Polish Stylist of the Year - Jo Wickens

L&P Tech of the Year - Maria Sirokai

Manicurist of the Year - Elise Scholes-Pilkington

Mobile Nailist of the Year - Metta Francis

Gel Tech of the Year - Justyna Staszewska

Nail Artist of the Year: Polish & Paint - Dana Taylor

Mixed Media Artist of the Year - Kirsty Meakin

Pedicurist of the Year - Sarah Usher

One Stroke Artist of the Year - Paulina Zdrada

Educator of the Year - Anna Lee

Nail Salon of the Year: Independent - Nailista, Manchester

Nail Salon of the Year: Salon Environment - Beauty At The Bay, Essex

Retail Salon of the Year - Beauty At The Bay, Essex

Session Stylist of the Year - Sophie Harris-Greenslade

Media Choice Award - Fabulous

Consumer Coverage Award - OPI

Best Customer Care - Sweet Squared

Best Marketing & Support - Salon System

Best New Education & Training - Grafton International

Best Consistent Education & Training - Nail Harmony UK

Industry Innovator - Maria Cientanni

Industry Innovation - VPP Mosaic & Hydro Gel

The Tom Holcomb Shooting Star Award - Hazel Dixon

Services to the Nail Industry - Jacqui O'Sullivan

Lifetime Achievement Award - Lena White