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Over the years Cuccio has grown to be a leading nail product supplier in the world. Our range of professional, luxurious products can be found in over 135 countries worldwide.

Cuccio provides professional products to everyone!

Cuccio Naturale

Embark on a journey that you will look back on as one of the best decisions you have ever made.  Cuccio Naturale provides the perfect salon solutions for hands, feet and body. Discover the Cuccio Naturale Range!

Cuccio Colour

It’s no secret that color choices are often reflective of personality and mood. Cuccio Colour™ allows women to express their sense of personal beauty and individuality with its diverse palette of

Cuccio Pro

Cuccio has a range of specially formulated products intended for the use of professionals only! We ensure that the service your receive, provided using the Cuccio brand products leaves you feeling satisfied and safe! 


With a passion for Beauty, it is evident that Janine Marais is the perfect fit to manage and oversee the Cuccio brand in Africa. She is highly focused on success and providing extra value to the industry.


  • Graduated 2002 Btech Somatology Technicon Pretoria.
  • Started Belle de Jour Beauty Clinic 2004 to 2017.
  • Qualified Lash Extensionist Lucious lashes 2007.
  • Sub Distributor for Starnail and Cuccio from 2007 to 2018.
  • Qualified Nail Educator for Starnail and Cuccio since 2009
  • Distributor of the year for Starnail & Cuccio 2010 to 2017, top in South Africa year on year.
  • Distributor and Qualified Lash Extension Educator for Lashline 2010 to 2018.
  • New Cuccio Brand owner 2019 to present

  • It gives me great pleasure to see professionals in the industry adding value and ensuring that our brand continues to grow.  Everyone has been an employee once, but this industry gives you the opportunity to be your own boss, and I will do everything in my power  to assist you!

    Being part of the Cuccio brand has given me the opportunity to chase my dreams, so much faster and easier. I’ve been backed by a brand that is at the top of professionalism and has extended my scope of services and the quality of the products that I can provide. It is the only product that I’ve come across that I have I can fully trust as a product fit to teach my students with. Professional products for a quality service.

    Elma Schalkwyk – Head of Education Cuccio Africa

    It is a privelage to

    Be part of the dream

    A lucrative opportunity in the industry awaits.   Ask the Cuccio Africa team to assist you in making your mark in the industry.  

    the true story

    of Cuccio

    From a suitcase on the Venice beach to living the American dream!

    Mr. Anthony Cuccio, Founder, President, CEO, and Roberta Cuccio, Senior Vice President, COO of Star Nail International based in Valencia, California are true visionaries and trendsetters in the beauty industry today. The entrepreneurial couple literally built their business out of a suitcase of cosmetics in 1981 on Venice Beach, California. The business has grown into a multi-million dollar global corporation making the firm the largest nail and beauty product manufacturer in the world In 1986, Star Nail achieved the ultimate recognition making INC. 500 and making “Entrepreneur of the Year”


    Cuccio Africa’s focus is to provide the best product, offer the training and giving the support that is required that will allow you to stand out in the crowd and become a preferred service provider and become part of the brand of choice in Africa.  Inspired by our founder and CEO, Tony Cuccio, we will change the Spa Industry.

    To read more about our history, visit Cuccio!

    Professional products for personal use!


    Experience a professional service in the comfort of your own home today!