The NALA Team

Levi Shephard

NALA President.

Lori Tymofichuk

Quality Control Manager.

Karlee Lacoste

Social Media Assistant.


What is NALA?


The National Association of Lash Artists is an international, non-governmental organization that advocates for professionals in the lash industry.

We support to the global industry by establishing much-needed regulatory guidelines, as well as offering Lash Educator Programs, Academy Accreditation, NALA Memberships and International Industry Awards.

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What does NALA do?


We strive to provide the lash industry with vital information regarding health and hygiene, safe practices and new scientific research relevant to the lash industry. 

Our Board of Advisors meet annually to share our discoveries and expertise. We use this collective of valuable information to update our recommended guidelines, membership and accreditation requirements, and to create workshops and resources for our members.

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What does NALA offer?


NALA is dedicated to helping lash professionals achieve their highest possible level of success. To support this mission we have created products and resources for lash artists and educators.

We offer:

  • NALA Membership
  • NALA School for Lash Trainers
  • NALA Awards Gala and Conference
  • Optimize Your Lash Business Course
  • Local Meet-Ups and Events
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How can we help you grow your lash business?


NALA Membership


Boost your credibility by earning your place on the global directory as an Accredited NALA Member.

Join our elite community. Gain instant access to members-only resources and begin taking advantage of all your membership perks today!


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Optimize Your Lash Business


Before you do anything to grow your business it is vital that you optimize and maximize what you already have. This online course will guide you through the process of optimizing your lash studio so your business will be more efficient and more profitable.


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School for Lash Trainers


Become a certified educator, earn accreditation for your academy and take your place in the NALA Global Directory.

This 3-step program will guide you through every step of creating, launching and maintaining a successful lash academy.


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NALA Blog Posts

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