TWO beauty businesses in Largs have been named as finalists in the Scottish Nails Brows Lashes Awards.

Silk Nails and Beauty on Frazer Street were shortlisted in the southwest category of the Lash Extensions Specialists of the Year.

And XO.BeautySalon on Boyd Street has been nominated in the south west category of the Beauty Team of the Year.

Meanwhile, North Ayrshire businesses, Sassy's in Irvine, was also announced as a finalist in the Brow Experts of the Year category and The Beauty Temple, for the Beauty Team of the Year.

The awards, affectionately known as The Scottish NBL Awards, are an exclusive celebration of those who take care of our Nails, Brows and Lashes.

The awards recognise chic and elegant salons with a crew of professionals who provide bespoke experiences to their clients, following the latest trends and techniques.

A spokesperson for The Scottish NBL Awards 2024, said: “We are delighted to bring these awards back to Scotland for another year. These awards are an excellent opportunity to showcase those who have shown great commitment, professionalism, creativity and care for the client.

"These finalists are the ones that have successfully established their presence in this competitive industry with their dedication to be the best. We understand that there are some amazing specialists out there, who often don’t get the recognition they deserve.

"We can’t wait to welcome our guests and celebrate the winners with them. We wish all the finalists the best of luck.”