A NESTON nail technician has been selected as a finalist in the UK Hair and Beauty Awards 2024.
Darcy Meredith is the owner of Glam Gal Beauty, which is based at BASE. Studio in Spital.
The 23-year-old has been in the nail industry for over six years now and says she "loves everything about it".
Speaking to the Globe, she said: "As soon as I left school I went to college to study nails as I always knew from a young age it was what I wanted to do, I had a strong passion for all things beauty.
"I feel so lucky every day that I am able to something that I love so much."
Darcy has been selected as a finalist at the UK Hair and Beauty Awards 2024 in categories Nail Technician Of The Year and Best Gel Nails.
"It’s an amazing feeling to be shortlisted as a finalist for the second year running and have my work recognised", she explained.
"It really is a dream come true.
"I’m thrilled to have made it through to this stage again and I can’t wait to see what it will lead to, there are so many amazing talented nail technicians out there and I truly am humbled to be apart of it.
"I would like to thank all of my loyal clients as I wouldn’t be where I am today without you all."
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