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Session nail stylist, Cherrie Snow, launches manicurist agency, SNOW Creatives

By Rebecca Hitchon | 29 September 2023

London-based session nail pro, Cherrie Snow, has launched agency, SNOW Creatives, to provide manicurists for events including shoots and shows. “SNOW Creatives was born out of the need for me to be in more than one place at a time. The light bulb moment to launch my own agency came…

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Nail Tech Talk: Meet Lucy Price, Scratch Stars Natural Nail Specialist of the Year 2023

By Callie Iley | 26 August 2023

Get to know Scratch Stars Natural Nail Specialist of the Year 2023, Lucy Price of Lucy Rose Nails, as she shares insight into her career journey & reveals details from the night of the Scratch Stars Awards 2023… Initially training in manicure, pedicure and gel colour treatments at 16 after…

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Industry flame: talking to Pattie Yankee after 32 years in nails. Brands, peers, nails & the years

By Alex Fox | 7 April 2021

Pattie Yankee AGE: 59 years Location: New York City Years in Nails: 32 years – joined in 1988 Trained with: Nail Tek, CND, EzFlow, Dashing Diva   Why did you move into nail grooming? I had taught dancing for 15 years and in the middle of my dance career, a…

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Celeb nail looks: 16 January

By Kat Hill | 16 January 2021

We’ve been scrolling through social media for the latest celeb nail looks… Celeb manicurist, Kim Truong, tended to the talons of Christine Quinn, star of the Netflix hit, Selling Sunset. Nail artist, Steph Stone, created a chic nail look for actress, Tessa Thompson. Top session nail stylist, Tom Bachik, painted…

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Robbie Tomkins reveals how to find your nail industry USP

By Sophie Nutt | 19 November 2020

When I was first introduced to nails, it quickly became apparent that, as far as the session world is concerned, there seemed to be a distinct lack of men. I had met manicurist, Mike Pocock, through working at the nail brand that I was a PR manager for and of…

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Christina Fitzgerald

How Christina Fitzgerald transitioned from manicurist to brand owner

By Sophie Nutt | 30 April 2020

Scratch catches up with Christina Fitzgerald, manicurist and brand owner, to discover her career story so far and more about the Australia-based Christina Fitzgerald brand… You began in the beauty industry as a manicurist, why did you decide to launch the Christina Fitzgerald brand? When I started my career 36 years ago, manicuring…

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Session manicurist launches beauty podcast

By Kat Hill | 5 February 2020

Session manicurist, Cherrie Snow, has revealed a new podcast, seeing a series of interviews with creatives from the fashion, beauty and music industry. Entitled The Manicure Table, each episode sees Cherrie manicure the guest while they discus their career story, highlights and more. “The idea came to me while working behind the…

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By Sophie Nutt | 20 April 2019

We’ve been scrolling through social media for the latest celeb nail looks! The team at Imarni Nails created ‘peachy pearly’ extensions for Emile Sande ahead of her performance on BBC‘s The One Show. Rochelle Humes wore a pinky nude hue courtesy of celebrity and session manicurist, Sophia Stylianou. Celebrity manicurist, Tom Bachik,…

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By Sophie Nutt | 30 March 2019

We’ve been scrolling through social media for the latest celeb nail looks! Kylie Jenner and Heather Sanders opted for baby pink and blue ombré enhancements courtesy of Chaun Legend. Kendall Jenner flaunted her rainbow nails, created by the team at Modern Pamper Salon. The team at Imarni Nails catered to…

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CELEB NAIL PICKS: 22 September

By Sophie Nutt | 22 September 2018

We’ve been scrolling through social media for the latest celeb nail looks! Celebrity manicurist, Tom Bachik, lent his skills to Heidi Klum for the Emmy Awards, using a custom mixed colour for a sophisticated peachy-nude nail look. Talented tech, Michelle Humphrey, gave Dua Lipa a classic red nail using The…

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