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Spotlight on... NAILPRO Competition Winner: Frederic Edange
Welcome to Spotlight on... NAILPRO Competition Winners.
Here we interview outstanding Nail Artists who have placed in past Nailpro competitions and highlight their work.
This week we speak with Frederic Edange, who received first place in the NAILPRO Long Beach 2013 Freestyle Sculptured Novice Devision
Where do you live?
South France on the Cote d’ azur
Which competitions have you won?
2nd Place Tip Box
2nd Place Sculptured French Nail Nobless in Dusseldorf
4th Place Sculptured French Global Nail Cup Helsinki
1st Place Team Relay Global Nail Cup Helsinki
5th Place Salon Success in Long Beach
5th Place Tom Holcomb Cup in Rome
1st Place Freestyle Sculptured Nail in Long Beach
What was your first competition?
My first competition was on the Magnetic France team where I finished 2nd place out of 100 competitors. It was tip box competition with no theme. We had to use the aquarell painting, gel and 3D acrylic. My representation was called "Angel Woman" and she brought me luck!
What made you decide to compete?
I think my competitive spirit always has been a motivation in me. I was born with it in my blood. My past as a military commando green beret Marine was decisive for the rest of my professional life and my personal choices. I believe that there are no great things that can stop me! :)