May 30, 2014
A Florida nail technician helped researchers develop a tracking device for endangered sea turtles.
May 22, 2014
Wild About Welding: Stefanie Hamilton, owner of The Beach House, a home-based salon in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, spends most of her workweek inside boilers and on vessels.
May 20, 2014
With displayed artwork and all-natural products, this Denver nail salon, owned by a mother and daughter, brings a whole new meaning to the term “nail art.”
May 2, 2014
Gelish CEO Danny Haile and company president David Daniel are celebrating 30 years in the nail business this year.
May 1, 2014
Located in the charming beach town of Ventura, Calif., thiscountry-casual salon specializes in luxurious pedicures forfeet that are running a little rough.
A nail technician who went from working in his family-owned salon to styling nails for celebrities, Adam Tran shares his 10 tips for becoming a successful beauty professional.
April 26, 2014
Healing Hands: Wendy Causey, a nail tech at Vivify Hair and Nails Studio in Torrance, Calif., is a practitioner of Reiki energy healing.
April 18, 2014
Very Polished Nail Lounge provides clients with a whole nail experience by focusing first on the care of the nail and second on style.
April 4, 2014
Filmmaker Adele Pham has been researching and filming a documentary about the Vietnamese nail industry and is excited to share the trailer for #NailedIt: Vietnamese Americans and the Nail Industry. http://www.naileditdoc.com
April 2, 2014
The nine-year industry veteran from Florida (by way of Japan) dedicated every free moment to completing each of the weekly challenges. Her artistic skills, attention to detail, and love of her craft helped her win the title of NAILS Next Top Nail Artist.
Editor Hannah Lee celebrates the inaugural year of NAILS Next Top Nail Artist.
April 2, 2014
The year was 1984 when Backscratchers Salon Systems first developed, produced, and sold the Glass Glaze Fiberglass & Silk Wrap System.
March 31, 2014
Entity Beauty has appointed John Hauk as artistic director.
March 31, 2014
“Clients who like my crazy 3-D nails also love bling in their hair,” says Rachael Waggoner, owner of Dazzlin Digits 3D Nails in Lakewood, Colo., and a growing company called Lock Luster.
March 28, 2014
We all make mistakes. These salon owners shared things they tried once and will never try again. Consider these cautionary tales before making your next business decision.
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