Who are we?

Nailympion, the internationally acclaimed nail championship, comes to Portugal along the impartial INJA judges (from the INTERNATIONAL NAIL JUDGE ASSOCIATION). Nailympion represents the biggest and most prestigious professional nail competition in the world. This event takes pride of being ruled by fairness and impartiality that preserve the competitor’s creative work and it is unrelated to any brand. It’s a worldwide contest, lead by Lysa Comfort, renowned nail guru.

Nailympion represents the best meeting point for nail professionals. It will be held this year in Porto on the 8th and 9th of April in EXPONOR, Porto. It will be a 2-day competition full of very intense and exciting experiences.


The pillars of this competition are:

Mari Carmen Moreno

Maria Moreno is the organizer and coordinator of Nailympion Spain and Nailympion Portugal as well as being an Honorable Member of the INJA Council. She is an International Educator and has been working in the world of nails for more than 20 years. She has attended many competitions around the world as international judge. Maria manages her own company and her academy being responsible of her team of educators in Spain and in Portugal.

Lysa Comfort

Lysa Comfort is a globally recognized nail product inventor, co-founder and president of Charisma Nail Innovations Inc, Ppresident and Head Judge of The Nailympion International (formerly known as Nailympics), founder and CEO of The International Nail Judges Association (INJA) and the creator/producer of America’s first reality show “Nail’d it”.
Lysa’s contributions and commitment to the betterment of the nail industry are vast and unwavering. She is often referred to as the nail competition positioning guru as she has single handedly expanded The Nailympion into Western and Eastern Europe and into Asia, making it the largest globally recognized nail competition event in the world.

Collaborating with all of the “right people” in the nail industry has made it possible for Lysa to assemble a team of driven, well educated and creative individuals that help make all of her projects wildly successful.