CHRYSTACLE - As Ugly Ducklings Master Educator, Chrystacle makes learning fun. Her warm and cheerful personality and her skill with the brush make for a winning combination. She was introduced to the nail industry in January of 2007. The local Victoria Beauty College recognized Chrystacle's natural attributes, and she started teaching very soon after graduating from the nail program. Within a year of attending her first Academy, Chrystacle had achieved her “Elite” training certificate. By 2009, Chrystacle was a certified International Educator, and had opened a salon and training center. She has worked many tradeshows, taught many experienced nail techs, and has written published articles, and been featured on the cover of Mailpro magazine. Although Chrystacle is recognized for her perfect French, her skills encompass all nail mediums, including acrylic, art, 3D, and gel. Many nail techs throughout Canada consider Chrystacle to be a key element in their success. Chrystacle recognizes the importance of education, and continues her growth by training with some of the worlds most renowned artists. You can follow her on Instagram @chrystacle , and Facebook “Chrystacle Does Nails”
NATASHA - Born in Halifax, but raised in Victoria, Natasha was introduced to the nail industry in September of 2007, a graduate of Christina’s first class. With Natasha's charming enthusiasm, talent, and obsession of nails, it was only natural that she and a partner open (the successful and much talked about), Shabby Chic Nail Studio in 2010. When asked what her hobbies are, Tasha replied “nails (lol), watching nail tutorials, making nail tutorials, nails... and more nails ;) In 2011, Natasha completed her first Educator Training. In 2014, she recertified as an Educator, receiving top honors in the class. An avid competitor and “social networker”, Natasha has been featured in Nails Magazine, on the cover of Nailpro magazine. She has a large following on Facebook “Natasha Does Nails”, Instagram “@natashaharton” and youtube.com/natashahartonnails.