Selfie Rules and Regulations

Selfie Skin Competition Rules

In this category, players are expected to complete a 4-Week case study on themselves.

Before and After Photos

Take a Before and After picture of yourself (front and both sides). The pictures must have a timestamp on the photos. The photos should be the same distance and lighting in both sets of pictures.

Photo Requirements:

  • Photos must be in JPG or PNG format.
  • Photos must be original and unedited.

Upon submission, you give The Extraordinary Esthetician rights to use these photos and likeness at the sole discretion of The Extraordinary Esthetician et al for marketing purposes.

Each player must submit 6 video diaries.

  • Video 1 – must introduce yourself and talk about sanitation in your practice.
  • Video 2 – must talk about your protocol and why you chose that protocol for your skin type.
  • Video 3 – Demonstration of your protocol
  • Video 4 – Talk about the specific ingredients that you have chosen for your case study and why they are the right choice for your specific skin type and concern.
  • Video 5 – Demonstration of your protocol
  • Video 6 – must give a summary of your case study, and discussion of how you got your results.

***All videos must be less than two minutes in length and uploaded to the Video Upload page on The Skin Games website.

You can also use other transfer modes for your media like DropBox, WeTransfer, Google Share ect.

The Extraordinary Esthetician et al and The Skin Games are not responsible for any internet transmission problems or issues and will not be held liable for late or misdirected online submissions so make sure not to procrastinate and wait for the last minute to upload.
Videos must be uploaded before September 1, 2020.

Player Case Study Report

Player must fill out a weekly protocol report, 4 weeks total.

Winner Selection and Notification

All participant entries will be judged and ten finalists will be selected in each of The Skin Games categories by Sept.15, 2020 Judging will be based on the participant’s photos, videos, and case study report submitted by the contest deadline of Sept. 1, 2020.

Final judging of the finalists will be held at the Live Show, by a panel of judges. Finalists must attend the Live Show to be considered for an award. The Live Show is to be held October 22-24, 2020 at the Renaissance Hotel – Palm Springs, California.

Finalists will be interviewed by a panel of judges at the Live Show. Interview questions to remain confidential. Judges will be screened and put through a verification process by the Esthetics Council.

Judge scoring will be based on the following criteria:

  • Quality of results achieved over the 4 week period
  • Participants understanding of the skin type and skin condition being treated
  • Participants ability to explain treatment protocols
  • Participants knowledge of products used
  • Documentation of results achieved over the 4 week period
  • Adequacy of photos and videos
  • Adherence to contest rules

Scoring information is confidential and proprietary and will not be released. Decisions of the judges are final. Judges will be screened and put through a verification process by the Esthetics Council.
Winners will be announced at the Live Show to be held October 24, 2020.

Participant Prizes

Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash.
$10,000 Cash prize for Esthetician of the Year. Estheticians must compete in at least 3 categories to win the $10,000 cash prize.

The newly added SELFIE category will be included as one of the categories that will count towards the $10,000.

The winner will be the highest combined score of 3 categories which would include the following categories: Age Management, Acne, Compromised Skin, Pigmentation, Open, Open Medical, New Esthetician, Holistic and SELFIE.

If you are competing in more then 3 categories, the top 3 highest scores be will added together to get the final score.4Se

Selfie Lash Competition Rules

Lash artists will decorate strip lashes that will be used in final look. Each artist will be their own model
and apply the decorated lashes and makeup for your own unique theme and overall design. You will
only be judged from your shoulders up.

TSG2020 Selfie Lash Competition, provides opportunity for lash artists to demonstrate their skills of
applying fantasy lashes and makeup on their self. You get to be your own model!

To win Best Lash Artist, you must enter and compete in at least 3 categories. The winner will be the one with the highest combined score in 3 categories. The new Selfie category will count as one of the three categories and it is free to register for all players and Nala members.

  1. Each competitor will be their own model.
  2. You can pick any theme you would like.
  3. All work must be done by you.
  4. Please show your sanitary practices.
  5. Take a before picture with no makeup on. Front and both sides Submit pictures in jpg or png format.
  6. Submit a 2 minute or less video introducing yourself, tell us and show us your application and your final look. You can do time-lapse if you want to show your total application or just small
    clips that you put together. It is all up to you! Submit your videos in MP4 or AVI formats.
  7. Take an after picture of your final work. Front and both sides Submit pictures in jpg or png format.
  8. Take a before and after picture of the strip lash.
    You will be judged on:
    • Creativity
    • Application and Technique
    • Color choices, did they work together
    • Originality
    • Blending technique
    • Theme Consistency
    • Will it Photograph well?
    • Overall Look – Did your design match the theme

All Selfie registrations are FREE during the COVID-19 Quarantine. We recommend getting started right away but you will have until  Sept. 1, 2020 to get everything submitted. The Top 10 will be chosen as finalist to go the LIVE SHOW in Palm Springs, CA October 22-24, 2020.

Selfie Wax Competition Rules 

Before and After Waxing on Yourself or Family member

Video of Waxing Professional Waxing Process

Roll that video of your waxing yourself or a family member while quarantining.  Submit your video and receive a FREE REGISTRATION TO THE WAXING CATEGORY COMPETITION PLUS EXTRA CREDIT POINTS TOWARD YOUR TOTAL WAXING COMPETITION SCORE.

VIDEO REQUIREMENTS:

  • Video must be NO longer than 5-minutes editing may be required.
  • Areas to be waxed hair must be ¼ of inch long. Must be able to see waxing application and removal techniques.
  • Choose your areas to wax
    • LEGS TO THE THIGH
    • ARMS TO THE SHOULDER
    • UNDERARMS
    • FACIAL WAXING BROWS, UPPPER LIPS, AND CHIN
    • MALE BACK
    • MALE CHEST
  • NO NUDITY, NO BRAZILIAN, NO PRIVIATE AREAS TO BE EXPOSED.

Player must submit 1 video 

Video must be no longer than 5 minutes long

Must introduce yourself and talk about sanitation in your practice, must talk about your protocol and
what area will you be waxing.

Demonstration of your protocol, please ensure your using all professional products

Talk about the specific of your waxing and your techniques. Prep skin, wax application, removal and
finishing products.

  ***All videos must be less than five minutes in length and uploaded to the Video Upload page on The Skin Games website.

You can also use other transfer modes for your media like DropBox, WeTransfer, Google Share etc.

Selfie Makeup Competition Rules

Makeup artists will do a makeup application on their self.

TSG2020 Selfie Makeup Competition, provides opportunity for makeup artists to demonstrate their skills of applying makeup on their self. You get to be your own model!

To win Best Makeup Artist, you must enter and compete in at least 3 categories. The winner will be the one with the highest combined score in 3 categories. The new Selfie category will count as one of the three categories and it is free to register.

  1. Each competitor will be their own model.
  2. You can pick any theme you would like. (Corrective, Bridal or Avant Garde.)
  3. Please show your sanitary practices.
  4. Take a before picture with no makeup on. Front and both sides Submit pictures in jpg or png format.
  5. Submit a 2 minute or less video introducing yourself, tell us and show us your application and your final look. You can do time-lapse if you want to show your total application or just small clips that you put together. It is all up to you! Submit you videos in MP4 or AVI formats.
  6. Take an after picture of your final work. Front and both sides Submit pictures in jpg or png format

You will be judged on:

  • Creativity
  • Application of Technique
  • Color choices, did they work together
  • Originality
  • Blending technique
  • Overall Look, did your design get translated through out
  • Will it Photograph well?
  • Overall Look – Did your design match the theme

All registrations are FREE during the COVID-19 Quarantine. We recommend getting started right away but you will have until Sept. 1, 2020 to get everything submitted. The Top 10 will be chosen as finalist to go the LIVE SHOW in Palm Springs, CA  October 22-24, 2020.