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The Great Scratch Shoot Out is back for 2017!

Test your styling and skills in Scratch Magazine’s annual photographic competition. Open to nail professionals, capture a nail-focused photo and see if you can scoop a cash prize and trophy. Entry closes on 8 September 2017 at 5pm GMT.

Click here to enter now!

2017 Scratch Stars Wooden Board logoOpen to UK nail technicians and salons, the Scratch Stars Awards is the only awards dedicated solely to the nail industry.

The awards recognise and celebrate amazing individuals and organisations and a Scratch Star is a sign of sheer excellence and prowess.

      The 2017 awards party will take place 23 July at Tropicana Beach Club, Covent Garden.
      For tickets, visit



Nailympia logo genericNailympia is one of the most globally renowned nail competition organisations.

Nailympia provides a platform on which nail technicians from all over the world can compete. Hosted annually in Sydney, London and – for 2017 – in Houston, Texas, Nailympia competitions present a phenomenal expert judging panel to recognise excellence in nail styling and application on an international scale.

Visit for more information and upcoming competition dates and deadlines.