Professional Beauty 2017 Nail Competition Winners: Nail File Showcase Photographic Nail Art - “Beauty & The Beast”      Sponsor: Morgan Taylor  3rd Place: Nicole Swart  2nd Place: Xandia Greeff  Winner: Debora Franks Nail File Tip Box Nail Art - “Pirates of the Caribbean”     Sponsor: EzFlow  3rd Place: Vicky Louw  2nd Place: Leandre Kruger  Winner: Michelle Jacobs Mixed Media Nail Art - “Guardians of The Galaxy”        Sponsor: Mia Secret   Winner: Tammy Lee Knoetze Gel Polish Manicure      Sponsor: Gelish  3rd Place: Cindy Visagie  2nd Place: Marika Snyman  Winner: Larisa Gouws Gel Polish Creations         Sponsor: Artistic Nail Design   3rd Place: Isma Theron   2nd Place: Debora Franks   Winner:  Michelle Jacobs Tip Overlay Intermediate            Sponsor: Sparkle Cosmetics - Polygel   3rd Place: Bridgitte Mabaso   2nd Place: Nicolien Van Den Heerden   Winner: Katlego Mampane Sculpting Liquid & Powder Intermediate        Sponsor: Mia Secret  3rd Place: Karin Bouwer  2nd Place - Chante Gericke  Winner - Mariaan Gripps Sculpting Gel Intermediate        Sponsor: Bio Sculpture  3rd Place: Deveraux-May Vermaak  2nd Place: Sorie Puth  Winner: Larna van Rooyen   Mixed Masters Sculpting Challenge        Sponsor: SAAHSP & The Common Wealth Womans Business  2nd Place: Frederik Vyk  Winner: Maureen Brill
ENTRANCE POLICY: Professional Beauty is reserved for trade and professional visitors only. Due to the professional nature of the event, babies and children under 16 cannot be admitted.
When nails get competitive   Dozens of top nail techs and nail artists from the Gauteng region convened on Gallagher Convention Centre on Sunday, 3 September to take part in the annual Professional Beauty Nail Competition. Regarded as the most important nail competition in South Africa, this prestigious event comprised several categories and gave competitors ample opportunity to display their skills and creativity. The Nail Competition runs as part of the Professional Beauty Johannesburg Expo, Africa’s premier event for the beauty, spa and wellness sector.
Nail Competition Judges: Maritza Maritz - Graftobian Marike Nel Joeleen Peyton Sponsored by:
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