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Beauty Changes Lives Legacy Award Pays Tribute to Pivot Point Founder Leo Passage

March 26, 2015  | News

The beauty industry united on Saturday, March 21, to celebrate the legacy of a man who revolutionized the business of beauty education. The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation (BCL) posthumously honored Leo Passage; founder of Pivot Point International, Inc. Passage’s wife Lenie, and son Robert accepted the award on behalf of Leo.

Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives   CND   cosmetology schools   Lavette Cephus   NAILS Next Top Nail Artist  

My Other Life: Brandi Melvin, Car Repossession Agent

March 25, 2015  | Article

Repo Gal: “I’ve had people pull guns on me, had angry folks yell and run after me as I drive away, had nasty notes left on my desk, and even received threatening text messages,” says nail tech and car repossession agent Brandi Melvin.

Keywords: My Other Life  

This Beverly Hills Salon Is Cutting Edge

March 18, 2015  | Article

Custom bedazzled Beats By Dre headphones and iPads at each customer’s disposal are just two examples of how House of Polish in Beverly Hills, Calif., is sparing no expense to be as trendy as its zip code.

On My Mind: Lessons From a Legend

March 6, 2015  | Article

NAILS editor Hannah Lee shares her memories of industry icon Vicki Peters.

Keywords: obituaries   On My Mind   Vicki Peters  

Jessica Vartoughian Honored by Japan Nail Association

February 26, 2015  | News

Jessica Vartoughian was honored with the Japan Nail Association’s Certificate of Gratitude in November for her outstanding contributions to the Japanese nail industry.

Keywords: Japan   Japanese nail industry   Jessica Cosmetics   Jessica Vartoughian  

Nail Tech Develops Her Own Gel-Polish Line

February 26, 2015  | Article

Those Who Can’t Do, Invent: Nail tech Joi Lambert, owner of Purjoi Nail Studio, turned to product development when she discovered her painting skills were below average.

Keywords: gel-polish   nail tech inventions   Purjoi Nail Studio  

Remembering Vicki Peters: A Tribute to a Legend

February 25, 2015  | Article

 Vicki Peters (1954-2014) 

Keywords: Vicki Peters  

On the Road: Wah Nails

February 25, 2015  | Article

In this hipster salon, fashion-forward nail art fans can get whatever they want. 

Keywords: On the Road   salon profiles   Wah Nails  

Posh Nails Found Its Niche in Upscale Mall

February 23, 2015  | Article

Having an exceptional space in a top-shelf mall brings all the foot traffic and clients this Denver salon hoped for. 

Keywords: retail   salon profile  

Ryoko Garcia Featured by Kiss Products

February 23, 2015  | Video

Kiss Products sat down with Ryoko Garcia, NAILS Next Top Nail Artist Season 1 winner and professional artist who designed the company's new ‘Temptation’ set in The Collection of consumer nail tip designs. She talks about her passion for nail art and inspiration for The Collection and shows some of her designs from the NAILS Next Top Nail Artist competition.

Keywords: artist profiles   NAILS Next Top Nail Artist   Ryoko Garcia  

My Other Life: Athena Elliott, Rock Collector

February 18, 2015  | Article

Rocking Her World: Athena Elliott may be a bling and glitter gal in the salon, but put her out in nature and you’ll find her on the hunt for rocks and fossils.

Keywords: Athena Elliott   My Other Life  

Turtle Owes Huge Debt to NSI Acrylic

February 3, 2015  | Article

Thanks to the quick thinking of an Israeli veterinarian and a nail tech, one lucky turtle will live to see another day.

Keywords: acrylics   NSI  

Dunbar Wins Minority Business Enterprise Award

February 3, 2015  | News

Nail tech Maisie Dunbar of Maisie Dunbar Spa Lounge in Silver Spring, Md., has received the distinguished 2014 Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award for the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Keywords: awards   Maisie Dunbar  

Fun for All: NW Nail Tech Retreat

February 3, 2015  | News

More than 110 nail techs descended on Camp Burton, just outside of Seattle, in October to attend the fourth NW Nail Tech Retreat.

Keywords: networking event   Polished Girlz   Vicki Peters  

Nail Bar Milwaukee Changes Milwaukee Salon Game

February 1, 2015  | Article

Combining gender-neutral aesthetics with top-notch customer service, Nail Bar Milwaukee ups the ante for the nail salon scene in Milwaukee.  

Keywords: salon decor/design   salon profile  

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