July 10, 2015
In the fifth installment of our series, NAILS explores services you can add to your menu to increase your revenue and offer your clients convenience. This month, we take a look at waxing.
The NYT story on exploited nail techs got the industry talking about how to enforce fair wages. Is new legislation the answer or should we just be better at following laws already on the books?
July 8, 2015
Popular blogger Tina Alberino (“This Ugly Beauty Business” and “Nail Tech Reality Check”) has written the ultimate guide to navigating our industry.
A new app just debuted in Chicago that makes it easier for nail technicians, hairstylists, massage therapists, and makeup artists to work where they want, when they want, and at the price they want.
Square recently added “no-show protection” to reduce this too-common drain on your time and bottom line.
July 1, 2015
Tammy Taylor shares how salons can make money with time management and other tips and tricks at the Premiere Orlando beauty show in Orlando, Calif. "At Tammy Taylor Nails, nails is always fun and never feel like work (when you're making money)," Taylor says.
June 26, 2015
This month we asked nail techs: Do you do your own nails or have another tech do them?
June 24, 2015
This video shows how to install the Luraco i7 Series pedicure spa chair right out of the box.
June 23, 2015
Cuccio International is looking for a professsional nail technician to become its Cina Nail Art brand manager as well as Director of Global Education, Research and Development.
June 9, 2015
New York City-based nail tech Naomi Gonzalez-Longstaff will help you develop brag-worthy skills through her Artistry mentoring program.
June 2, 2015
Creating a business culture that thrives is something that takes constant attention, constant improvement, and constant re-evaluating if you want to give your business a jump start, managing the culture is key to your success. Complete these exercise to hone your salon vision, mission, and purpose.
May 19, 2015
You are busting at the seams to share what you know. Take our quiz to find out if you have what it takes to succeed in this demanding role.
May 13, 2015
We will continue to update this page with statistics and important health and safety resources for nail salon owners, nail technicians, and consumers.
May 12, 2015
This month we asked nail techs: Do you socialize with clients outside of the salon? Why or why not?
NAILS Magazine and VietSALON Magazine applaud the New York Times exposé of the appalling exploitation of nail salon workers in certain communities and urge increased consumer awareness and enforcement efforts.
A.I.I. Partner Sales Incentive Program Photos18 photos
On the Road with Hannah Lee34 photos
The deep fold of skin at the base of the nail where the nail root is embedded; also called the mantle.
What’s the cause of the pinkish-red oval area on the pad of my client’s toes?
Am I losing my touch applying acrylics?
Should I have a TV in my salon?
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
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