July 15, 2015
How you name your business can pave the way for how successful you become. So choosing wisely is important. Find out from the experts exactly how to go about it.
July 14, 2015
A group of veteran nail technicians ask the NMC its stand on vital issues facing today’s nail industry.
July 8, 2015
The Painted Lady keeps a chalkboard sign out in front to capture the attention of passersby and changes the messages weekly.
June 19, 2015
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A.I.I. presented Beauty Zone, Kashi Beauty, and Nails West with keys to customized vans as part of the A.I.I. Partner Sales Incentive Program.
June 17, 2015
In our fourth installment of our new 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 permanent makeup.
June 5, 2015
“The wedding industry is a green business, meaning it’s rarely hit by economic downturns,” says Erica Carr, a San Francisco- and Maui-based makeup and hair artist who has created bridal looks for more than 1,000 weddings.
May 12, 2015
In the third installment of our new series, NAILS explores services you can easily add to your menu to increase your revenue and offer your clients convenience. This month, we take a look at spray tanning.
May 6, 2015
In February, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) received the Public Affairs Council’s 2015 Grassroots Innovation Award for Social Media Innovation for its “I Am Licensed” campaign.
April 13, 2015
In the second installment of our new series, NAILS explores services you can easily add to your menu to increase your revenue and offer your clients convenience. This month, we take a look at henna tattoos.
April 10, 2015
Looking for ways to help your client switch it up and try something new? An easy way is to make suggestions based on what she already likes. Here are a few popular services along with alternate or complementary ones that she just might make a permanent part of her routine — and will add more money to your bottom line.
March 31, 2015
Modern manicure studio Paintbox offers more than curated nail art to their clients; they also produce a highly editorial blog that’s updated weekly.
March 18, 2015
Learn fundamental terminology and look through a typical editing process to get one step closer to making movie magic.
March 11, 2015
Learn to increase your paycheck by making an extra sale or booking an unexpected appointment.
March 6, 2015
Heather Caunt-Nulton demonstrates how to do a Tajik (Persian) style henna design, an intricate and original mehndi pattern. Visit her website at www.hennabyheather.com.
February 25, 2015
In 2011, Melody McCloskey co-founded StyleSeat with business partner Dan Levine to simplify the appointment-booking process.
A.I.I. Partner Sales Incentive Program Photos18 photos
On the Road with Hannah Lee34 photos
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