Paint Nails and Beauty in Rutland is named Beauty Salon of the Year at the Great British Hair and Beauty Awards 2021
Colleagues from a beauty salon enjoyed a night on the red carpet before their business was named Beauty Salon of the Year.
Lauren Lovett and Carlan Carpenter won the title for the East Midlands at the Great British Hair and Beauty Awards 2021.
Their salon, Paint Nails and Beauty, was short-listed with nine other businesses.
They said: "We are over the moon to have won this incredible award and to be amongst such incredible talent in this industry.
"This has given us such a fantastic end to 2021, which has been so fraught with challenges."
Paint Nails and Beauty is located at High Street, Oakham, and offers a full range of nail services along with dermaplaning, facials, massage, waxing and lash treatments.
An awards spokesman said: "The pandemic presented unique challenges for the hair and beauty industry, however many businesses successfully adapted to the new challenges.
"The awards shine the spotlight on talented professionals who have shown passion, commitment and innovation."