OPI's Next Top Nail Artist: All Stars
Welcome to the Next Top Nail Artist All-Stars! We’re excited to kick off the competition of all competitions where 10 former NAILS Top Nail Artist contestants are going head-to-head in the ultimate nail art challenge. Play along with us for the next five weeks by voting to keep your favorite artist in the game for a chance to win BIG! Here’s how you can watch the competition and play along - vote for your favorite nail artist.
Each round of voting starts at 5 pm - may the best nail artist win! THE FINAL ROUND of the competition is open!
Together with her clients, Melisa Salazar creates happiness, big smiles, and excitement with nails and ideas. Tiny nail art comes with huge emotions! Her background includes architectural design, publicity, advertising, and broadcasting. She has worked with huge brands, small brands, and everything in between. She loves experimenting with different media and unique materials to get client’s attention and build excitement for their nail designs. She’s also a business owner, successfully running Artisan Nail Studio in Boca Raton, Fla. for over three years. Melisa loves teaching, working, and sharing her experience and knowledge with other aspiring nail artists. Her advice: Life is an amazing journey color it with as many nail polishes as you can!
Julie has been a licensed nail professional since 2011. She placed fourth in NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 1, competed on nail reality show "Nail'd It!", and was featured on the cover of NAILS Magazine. After working as a nail professional in a spa, she became the assistant creative manager of Paintbox in NYC. Since moving to Los Angeles, she launched Glamsquad's mobile nail team, worked as ORLY's education manager, and is now in the process of releasing NailKnowHow, an online nail education platform. She can’t wait to share her passion for education in the industry and to surround herself with such talented professionals.