Paola Ponce is an independent, self employed, nail technician in the Los Angeles area. Since the beginning of her professional nail career, she has had a growing interest in gel technology.
Over the course of her career she has trained in Bio Sculpture Gel, Calgel, Kokoist and Vetro soak-off gel systems, Tammy Taylor Acrylic Nails and Artistic Nail Design Rock Hard acrylic and hard gel systems. She's taken countless art seminars with reputable names such as Crystal Nails, Fariha Ali (aka Nail Job), Henrietta Almasi, Tati and Ageha from Japan. She is also a current member of Neiru, a Japanese Nail Art portal. Currently, Paola is teaching private one-on-one and online gel application courses. As of most recently she has become an Educator to one of Japan's finest gel systems, Vetro!