SCRATCH – Teenage Tech Talk

The postman has been very generous again and after a weeks wait SCRATCH Magazine has finally arrived! I’ve had the good news to share with you for way over a month now but wanted to see the article myself first. After the link of my blog was posted on Scratch Magazine’s Facebook page, writer Helen … Continue reading

The Future’s Bright

Sorry bloggers I know I’ve been hiding the past couple of weeks mainly due to how busy I have been preparing for my holiday on a cruise round the Mediterranean this month. But I have mainly been hiding to save some good news for you! I have a new job! I am now leaving The … Continue reading

Troubleshooting with Acrylic

At the beginning of the year I completed my 20 week course with Nail Harmony in Fusion Acrylic. But since leaving and taking on more clients I feel like I have lost my way, which is why I decided to return to Red 10 Doncaster for a one-to-one with Lauren Varley. I have been suffering … Continue reading

The Bible of Nail Art

Scratch Magazine’s, Helena Biggs, has recently launched her first ever nail art book simply named ‘Nail Art – Inspiring designs by the world’s leading technicians’ My parents pre-ordered my copy back in March as a birthday present for me and eventually the postman delivered it on Monday. I ripped it open with excitement and ran … Continue reading

Student Awards

On Wednesday I visited the college library to attend the students awards 2012 – 2013. The awards is usually more of a party where the college hires out a venue in Leeds City Centre and everyone gets nicely dressed up with their best heels. However after last years event ended up being more hectic than … Continue reading

It’s a Grand Slam

The beginning of this week saw the start of Wimbledon 2013 in London. Although there’s a clear but simple rule for the players, white must be worn, players such as Serena Williams have been rebelling against the normal by spicing up their outfits using nail art. Serena easily sports a coral and white animal print … Continue reading

Not bad for a guy with one eye

My family’s favourite movie has got to be Disney Pixars Monsters Inc. They’re set to launch their second film, Monsters Inc University so this design was most definitely called for I think. For this design I used: CND Super Sticky – Base Coat BarryM – 306 – Blueberry VINYLUX – Limeade VINYLUX – Creampuff BarryM … Continue reading

Liebster Award

My night has just been made by who has just nominated me, therefore won, the Liebster Award. I have come across the logo on WordPress a couple of times before but never understood the concept of the award…until now. To accept and pass on your nomination you must: Nominate more bloggers with less than 200 followers … Continue reading

Top 5 Nail Myths

Whilst working in the industry for over 2 years now I have come across many nail myths, which most people have believed through their parents telling porkies or through false claims on the internet such as Wikipedia. Below I have collected my top 5 nail myths and explained the true facts: White marks on the … Continue reading

Sunset Palm Tree’s

I’m off on holiday everyone! Literally so excited, me and my family are going on a cruise round the Mediterranean at the end of July which gave me my inspiration for this set of tropical nails. Everyone can picture the fruity cocktails you drink on holiday where the yellow slowly turns into red..until you’ve had … Continue reading