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  • 26 April 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: Tackling service breakdown

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, shares her nail tales and tips…   As a nail tech, we can be first to blame the client
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  • 20 April 2016

    THE CREATIVE Beauty Group holds its first Entity Education Summit

    Written by Gemma Bradish | Blog
    Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending The Creative Beauty Group’s Education Summit, a four-day event designed to help attendees achieve Entity educator status. When I first arrived at the
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  • 15 April 2016

    PAMPERING AT PILI’S

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    Yesterday I was so very lucky to be preened and pampered by the team at Pili’s, a super cool new salon in Islington. Owing its name to owner, Paloma Banks’ nickname, the Caledonian Road salon
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  • 12 April 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: The Perfect Fit

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, shares her nail tales and tips… Nails are not all one size or shape, so it is likely that you
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  • 01 April 2016

    COLOURRIOTNAILS STUDIO opens its doors to Scratch

    Written by Gemma Bradish | Blog
    Yesterday I visited ColourRiotNails Studio, a brand new nail space opened by esteemed session tech and Scratch Stars 2016 finalist, Tinu Bello. Located in London’s trendy Fitztrovia, the studio
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  • 29 March 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: Brush to success

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    A nail technician can never have too many brushes. I frequently add to my collection but I always have my favourites! Along with your technical skills, your brush is one of the most important
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