May 29, 2014
Bellacures plans to further expand its footprint nationwide by opening 20 new franchises through a targeted expansion strategy in Northern California as well as Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New Mexico, and Texas.
Keywords: Arizona business building California Colorado Florida
December 18, 2012
Nancy Dodd sent us an e-mail — subject line “awesome nail tech” — a few months ago, singing the praises of S. Maria Chheo-Shen, who has influenced her life via YouTube tutorials and Facebook nail giveaways.
Keywords: Arizona contests mentoring social media tutorials
April 13, 2012
With a growing number of men opting to pay bills and forge careers from behind a nail table, NAILS takes a look at some male techs to find out what they think of their chosen profession and how they’re making it in a female-dominated industry.
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January 10, 2012
Angels on Earth Home Beauty LLC, a cosmetology dispatch service founded by entrepreneur Lauren Boice, filed a lawsuit against the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology accusing it of “irrational, oppressive, and unlawful regulations.”
Keywords: Arizona special needs clients state licensing state regulations
June 1, 2009
At Sundrops Nail Spot, salon client-turned-owner Stephanie Coulston provides the services she remembers as a child.
Keywords: Arizona salon decor/design salon profiles Signature Services theme salons
June 26, 2008
Dr. Vivian Valenti, creator of the UV topcoat, Dazzle Dry, and Be Silky, interviewed on Good Morning Arizona, on June 15, 2008.
Keywords: Arizona company profiles natural nail care VB Cosmetics
November 1, 2007
Dee Feintuch, salon owner. In her other life: Mini Cooper enthusiast.
Keywords: Arizona My Other Life
May 1, 2001
A visit to Scottsdale, Ariz., for the American Beauty Association’s annual Dialog conference was a perfect time to go up and visit Shelly Morley, our 2000-2001 Nail Technician of the Year.
Keywords: Arizona NAILS Nail Technician of the Year On The Road
February 1, 2001
After being named runner-up in last year’s Salon of the Year Awards, Shelly Morley, a nail technician at Salon Elite in Prescott, Ariz., was determined to take the top prize at this year’s awards. Not that she didn’t like being named one of the top three nail technicians in the country. It’s just that coming so close to being Nail Technician of the Year – one point away from winning, in fact – only fueled her desire to obtain the top spot.
Keywords: Arizona EZ Flow Gari-Dawn Tingler Missouri NAILS Salon of the Year Awards
January 1, 2000
On a recent visit to Scottsdale, NAILS advertising sales rep Michelle Mullen and I treated ourselves to a full set of pink and whites and a spa-type pedicure
Keywords: Arizona On The Road
April 1, 1998
Apprentice programs give new nail technicians what formal school training leaves out in many states: hands-on experience. Whether replacing or augmenting classroom instruction, apprentice programs could be the answer to today’s educational shortcomings.
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March 1, 1998
While reflexology continues to grow as an add-on service, very few states even recognize its existence.
Keywords: Arizona Colorado licensing Missouri reflexology
August 1, 1997
From nails-only to full-service, Salon De Nouveau has enjoyed double-digit business growth for the past several years. Owner Cindy Fairchild and her staff are no slackers when it comes to personal growth either.
Keywords: adding new services Arizona finding/retaining staff incentive structures retailing
December 1, 1996
At Fruits of the Spirit in Scottsdale, Ariz., one can’t help but notice the sweet smell of success.
Keywords: Arizona boutique nail salon Innovative Beauty Concepts skin care spas
May 1, 1995
Mom loves working with the older clients, daughter handles the business end.
Keywords: Arizona Mother's Day working with family