I hope your new year is off to a strong start! Here are some beauty blogs you may want to check out:
New blog Beauty Changes Lives focuses on how beauty professionals are using beauty to benefit individuals, communities, and even the world.
Algae Veronica's Nail Art Obsession is a nail art blog by professional nail tech Alexandra Mansoor (who's featured in NAILS' January issue). We love her trendy and creative designs.
The Monday Morning Wake-Up Calls on the blog of Strategies, a salon and spa training and coaching firm, are worth waking up for. Each week, Neil Ducoff, Strategies' founder and CEO, offers his insights on a topic that's relevant to salon leaders. Past topics include "When leaders have epiphanies," "Cynicism: forever your nemesis," and "Feed on solutions not problems."
The Beauty Brains answer the question: Why can't I use my foot products on my face?
Want your nail-related blog considered for a future Link Love column? Leave a comment below and be sure to include a link to your blog. You can also e-mail it to managing editor Sree at sree.roy[at]bobit.com. (And feel free to give us some Link Love back by linking to blogs.nailsmag.com/editor on your own blog!)