September 1, 1995
From construction engineer to florist, eight salon owners and nail technicians recount what they did before discovering their niche in nails.
August 1, 1995
When it comes to deciding who sells what, manufacturers base their choice on how well the distributor services the nail technician. Their verdict? Most are doing a good job, but there’s always room for improvement.
July 1, 1995
What so nail technicians look for in a distributor? What makes them stay loyal to one distributor and shun another? A group of nail technicians told nails what they love, and hate, about the places they buy their products.
June 1, 1995
May 1, 1995
Mom loves working with the older clients, daughter handles the business end.
Ideas on how to protect and support the nail technicians.
April 1, 1995
Hiring a consultant can save you money, mistakes, and time when opening your own salon.
A nail student asks a veteran nail technician for some advice on starting out.
Incorporating your salon can protect your personal assets and establish it as a professionals run business.
February 1, 1995
The Asssociación de Estilistas Latinos describes itself as “the first and foremost club of hairdressers, nail technicians, and estheticians of Latino descent.”
Meeting new people, helping others, restoring self-esteem -- these are just a few of the benefits of being a nail technician.
January 1, 1995
In your window or in your salon, signs act as silent partners, second salespersons, and client-keepers.
Prevent issues from lingering and keep team informed with regular salon meetings.
Remembering Vicki Peters51 photos
Succulent Scrubs8 photos
A popular carrier oil because it is non-greasy, spreads easily, and is great for nourishing the skin.
Am I losing my touch applying acrylics?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
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