**Salon Success - The Dark Side 2017

Judge 1

 

Smile Lines – 10 Points

          • the smile lines are crisp (definition between BLACK and PINK)

          • the smile lines are symmetrical and consistent (even points and equal                              curvature)

“C” curves – 10 Points

          • the curvature of the nail enhancements is symmetrical and consistent

          • the depth of curvature is a range between 33.33% and 40%

          • the percent of curvature enhances the models nails

          • if nail enhancements are oval in shape, consideration will be given for the                          apparent lack of curvature at the distal edge

Cuticle Area – 10 Points

          • the product is flush to the natural nails and close to the cuticles

          • the model’s skin at the cuticle area is in excellent condition (free from abrasions)

Shape – 10 Points

          • the shape is symmetrical and consistent individually

          • the shape is symmetrical and consistent together as a set


Judge 2

 

Product Control – 10 Points

          • the product is completely free of air bubbles and pits

          • the color of the product is consistent

          • the skin is free from all enhancement products

Surface Structure – 10 Points

          • the top surfaces of the nail enhancements are smooth and perfectly contoured

          • the bottom surfaces of the nail enhancements are smooth and perfectly contoured

Presentation – 5 Points

          • this entry was presented neat and clean

          • the undersides of both hands are free from all product debris     

Lateral Structure – 10 Points

          • the nail enhancements align perfectly with the sides of the natural nails

          • if nail enhancements are oval in shape, the point at which the oval begins is                     consistent

          • the arch of the nail enhancements is consistently located

 


Judge 3

 

Length – 10 Points

• the length, measured from cuticle to the end of the extension, is consistent between matching nails (pinkie to pinkie, etc.) and in proportion to each other

• the length is suitable for salon-style nail enhancements - a suggested range 2 to 1 ratio of nail bed to free edge is ideal - provided the length looks balanced on models hands

Polish or Color BLACK Application – 5 Points – One hand

• the polish or color completely covers the nails (close to the cuticle and covers all edges)

• the application is smooth, even and clean

Finish Work – 5 Points – One hand

• the entire surface of the nail enhancement is smooth and very shiny (absent of scratches)

• the edges of the nails are smooth and finished

• the nails are thoroughly clean (absent of dust)

Overall Impression – 5 Points

• the nails complement the model’s hands

• the thinness is suitable for salon-style nail enhancements 

 


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Scoring Guide 2 Hands

Scoring Guide 1 Hand
10 = Flawless 5 = Average 5 = Flawless
9 = Almost  Flawless 4 = Below Average 4 = Very Good
8 = Very Good 3 = Poor 3 = Average
= Good 2 = Very Poor 2 = Below Average
6 = Above Average 1 = Unacceptable 1 = Very Poor