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Categories at a Glance 2016 Vancouver

 

 

Akzentz Mixed Media Crowd Favourite

Presented by Akzentz Professional Nail Products

Let your imagination run wild and create any style of nail art you can think of with as many or as few materials as you want following the special theme. Entries are on display for all show attendees to vote on to determine a winner: The Crowd Favourite!  Entries are also automatically part of the Amore Mixed Media Judge category.


 

Amore Mixed Media Judged

 Presented by Amore International

Let your imagination run wild and create any style of nail art you can think of with as many or as few materials as you want following the special theme. This is a judged category with specific feedback. Entries are also automatically part of the Akzentz Mixed Media crowd favourite category.


 

CND 20min Gel Polish Challenge

 Presented by CND - Creative Nail Design

Soak Off Gel is the most popular nail service in North America so show off your technical skills. 20 minutes to complete one hand, one colour.


 

Crystal Culture BLINGED!

Presented by Swarovski Crystal Culture

BLINGED! Challenges your competence, creativity and on-the-spot thinking. Mixing real-world salon problem solving skills in a fun competition environment, competitors will each receive identical mystery packages of Swarovski crystals and must use a minimum percentage of the crystals in their final BLINGED design. Think cooking show challenge, but for nails!


 

 

Spa One Fun Sculptured

Presented by Spa One Professional Nail Products

Tired of the same old "pink and whites" or "salon success" categories? Back by popular demand, our sculptured category has a fun twist to make for fresh and exciting live competitions.


 

Swan Nails 3D Gel Challenge

 Presented by Swan Nails


Designed to reflect Canada's green image and friendly nature, the 3D Gel challenge requires competitors to sculpt 3D art on one hand following a specific theme using gels only.


 


 

Novice & Student Designations

Presented by The Academy of Nail Design

Student entries are judged separately from professional entries and with different adjudication criteria.