Online entries now open for virtual competitions

    Entries are now open for nail techs and make-up artists wishing to participate in this year's Virtual UK Nail Tech and National Make-up Awards.

    These online-only competitions will take place via the video conferencing platform Zoom. Open to both professionals and students, they provide the ideal platform to still gain recognition for your skills during these unprecedented times.

    UK Nail Tech will comprise seven categories. This includes photographic and boxed nail art awards which embrace the theme of ‘Celebration'. To find out more about the awards, click here.

    The National Make-Up Awards offers a range of categories, such as bridal, red carpet and photographic brows and lashes. For the pro awards, click here or for futher details about the student awards, click here.

    Professionals can enter for just £35 per category (deadline 30th October). Winners of the Virtual UK Nail Tech and National Make-up Awards will be announced on Friday 20th November at

    These online competitions coincide with the Virtual Hair & Beauty Show 2020; a brand new online-only trade exhibition.

    Running from Saturday 7th November until Saturday 21st November 2020, the event will feature daily giveaways, virtual stands, webinars, lectures and exclusive offers from exhibitors across the beauty, hair, barber and complementary therapy industries.