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Nail tech launches scholarship to support drag community

By Rebecca Hitchon | 31 March 2022

On hearing about the difficult experiences of clients from the drag community, Melanie Garlick of Cruelty Free Clawz has launched The Cruelty Free Clawz Scholarship, offering support to three up-and-coming UK drag artists. “While television shows have been hugely important in increasing the visibility of drag, there has been a…

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Nail tech creates custom nails for Drag Race UK star’s debut single

By Emma Hobday | 3 February 2022

Lincolnshire based mobile tech, Melanie of Cruelty Free Clawz, shares how she came to create Ru Paul’s Drag Race UK star Vanity Milan’s nails for her debut single, entitled Miss Milan (Don’t Play With Me). How did this opportunity arise? Vanity Milan first reached out to me regarding creating nails…

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Beauty for all: The role of transgender & drag beauty in the nail space

By Guest Writer | 8 October 2021

Inclusivity is undoubtedly one of the leading topics of conversation within the beauty industry, but why does it matter so much? The British Beauty Council‘s Diversity and Inclusivity Report states that inclusivity matters because all consumers should see themselves represented and valued equally, and that it makes good business sense.…

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