March 17, 2016
This month we asked nail techs: What are your best tips for recycling and “greening” your salon?
July 4, 2014
Marilyn Monroe’s glamorous legacy and engaging personality provide the inspiration behind Marilyn Monroe Spas.
May 19, 2011
A peaceful retreat, Crave Nail Spa was created using eco-friendly materials and offers clients a wide range of services using natural products.
August 1, 2010
The Green Spa Network offers these easy-to-implement tips that can help reduce the environmental footprint of your salon.
May 1, 2009
At Recess in Los Angeles, owner Nidhi Lal pays more than just lip service to the salon’s eco-conscious reputation. She’s made an offer to clients who might otherwise dispose of their half-empty polish bottles improperly: Bring them into the salon and for every 10 bottles, they will receive a free manicure. For every 15 bottles, they earn a free pedicure.
April 1, 2009
Are you a conscious salon?
March 1, 2009
Managing editor Sree Roy visits ROB|B: An OPI Concept Salon on opening day.
November 1, 2008
Joi Nail Spa in Berkeley, Calif., enriches its community with a unique assortment of services, including authentic Chinese reflexology.
July 1, 2006
Environmentally conscious salon owners Maria and Gary Sigman built a green salon from the ground up in an up-and-coming neighborhood in Chicago. From organically-derived products and reclaimed building materials to yoga classes and service discounts for bike riders, Salon Echo strives to be eco-friendly in every respect.
January 1, 2006
Ten years ago any nail tech would have called you crazy if you said you were opening a salon that offered only natural nail services. Today, successful natural nail salons are servicing a growing clientele, and most are doing it with very little marketing.
Kym Lee, a Look Back in Pictures14 photos
InternatioNAILS: Mexico and Central America20 photos
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