PB Ireland Nail and Lash Championship winners announced

42 prizes were awarded at at the RDS, Dublin, as the Nail and Lash Championships returned to Professional Beauty Ireland 2019 on October 20-21. 

The Irish Nail Championships included categories for all specialisms, from nail art to acrylics and gel-polish, and saw Kirsty McDonough pick up the top International Nail Masters trophy.

Meanwhile, the Lash Championships tested techs on their skills in classic, Russian, and new volume looks, and saw artists including Joanna Kepkowska and Rima Labanauskiene place in multiple categories. 

Irish Nail Championships winners

Permanent Polish
Winner: Malgorzata Kulczewska
Second: Viola Violett
Third: Izabela Wozniak

Salon Nail
Winner: Daniellus Kolpokas
Second: Izabela Wozniak
Third: Joanna Gorecka

Pink & White Gel
Winner: Izabela Wozniak
Second: Malgorzata Kulczewska
Third: Kirsty McDonough

Nail Masters: Kirsty McDonough

Hand Painted
Winner: Malgorzata Falendesz
Second: Wiolette Kijowska
Third: Aleksandra Woloszyn

Mixed Media
Winner: Sinead Bulley
Second: Suzanne Ferris
Third: Joanna Socha

Photographic Classic
Winner: Monique Raji-Kokje
Second: Simone Radley
Third: Sinead Bulley

Photographic Nail Art
Winner: Froukje Groenendijk
Second: Steph Smith
Third: Simone Radley

International Nail Master: Kirsty McDonough

Irish Lash Championships winners

New Volume 
Expert division
Winner: Monika Jakubowska
Second: Joanna Waszkiewicz
Third: Aleksandra Winiecka

Professional division
Winner: Michelle McNicholl
Second: Rima Labanauskiene
Third: Kamila Kraska

Novice division
Winner: Sylwia Waszkiewicz 

Russian Volume 
Expert division
Winner: Dovile Zolyniene
Second: Doina Solomon
Third: Aleksandra Winiecka

Professional division
Winner: Kamila Kraska
Second: Anna Allister

Novice division
Winner: Joanna Kepkowska
Second: Oxana Balacciu
Third: Sylwia Waszkiewicz 

Classic 
Expert division
Winner: Lucia Gutu
Second: Magdalena Czajor
Third: Aleksandra Winiecka

Professional division
Winner: Joanna Kepkowska

Find out who won the championships at the recent Professional Beauty North show in Manchester, including the Lash Cahmpionships, the North Nail Championships and the Warpaint North Make-up Championships. And don't forget to register your interest for the London Nail, Lash or Warpaint championships, which will take place at ExCeL London in March.