The Creative Mixed Media Competition

Online crystal nail art content launches

By Alex Fox | 20 August 2020

Award-winning UK tech, Scarlett Senter has teamed up with Charlotte Pennington (AKA Poppy), owner of Crystal Parade, to present an exciting new nail contest – The Creative Mixed Media Competition. Offering prizes for first, second and third places as well as a first-place trophy, the competition will also award a…

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Hazel Dixon Beauty 2trs

How to prevent nail crystals from falling off & ruining designs

By Scratch Staff | 29 March 2020

Scratch puts the spotlight on the esteemed educators at Beauty2trs, the online platform for nail classes… This month:  Hazel Dixon reveals how to apply & perfect crystal application About Hazel “For many years we’ve been able to follow Hazel Dixon’s journey,” comments the Beauty2trs team. “It was not difficult, as she was…

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Katie Barnes Crystals (1)

How to increase the staying power of nail gems

By Katie Barnes | 8 January 2019

Educator and award-winning tech, Katie Barnes, reveals her top tips for applying crystals, gems and embellishments to nails… Most techs will have their favourite technique as there are several different methods that can be used such as nail glue, top coat and gel. Gel is my favourite method to apply nail…

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Preciosa Christmas Mix (pk 200) Copy

SPARKLE with Crystal Parade this season

By Kat Hill | 2 December 2017

Add some seasonal sparkle with the Preciosa Christmas Mix from Crystal Parade. The mix will see nail designs sparkling in a variety of festive tones, including red, green and gold. Perfect for both manicures and pedicures, the pack includes 200 crystals in sizes ss5, ss7 and ss10. Shop the mix…

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