Business - Topic : mobile salons

1 - 15 of 26
Previous Next

Concierge Manicuring: Taking Mobile Care Up a Notch

April 18, 2016  | Article

Catering to clients whose medical needs require a special level of care or who just want an extra dose of pampering is what concierge manicuring is all about. Providing these specialized services away from the traditional salon environment is a growing trend that presents an exciting opportunity for motivated nail techs. 

Keywords: client health   mobile salons   pedicure safety  

Essie Partners With GlamSquad

August 4, 2015  | Article

GlamSquad, an on-demand beauty app offering hair and makeup services in the home, office, or hotel room, has partnered with Essie to bring manicures and pedicures into clients’ homes as well.

Keywords: Essie   mobile salons  

9 Ways You Might Be a Hipster Salon

March 31, 2015  | Article

Google defines hipster as, “a ­person who follows the latest trends and fashions, ­especially those regarded as being outside the cultural mainstream.”

Keywords: mobile salons   salon decor/design   salon services  

Going Mobile

February 6, 2014  | Article

After a couple of unsuccessful attempts at establishing her own nail salon, Chicago-based nail tech Wauteesha Weatherall knew she had to develop a plan that was going to make her stand out: a spa on wheels.

Keywords: mobile salons  

Attracting the Busy Client

October 3, 2013  | Article

Bursting the “Too Busy” Bubble: Employees these days aren’t taking their vacation days... or even their lunch breaks. How can nail salons capture this time-strapped clientele?

Keywords: building your clientele   business building   client scheduling   clients   consumer marketing  

Cross Country Nail Road Trip: Nails Across America

April 19, 2013  | Video

Newly licensed nail tech Breanne Trammell (who graduated from TW Nail Technology Inc.) embarks on a cross-country road trip this summer, in which she'll take a canned ham trailer renovated as a mobile nail salon and do manicures all over the U.S. "This experiential project is about more than simply nail art. By transforming a 1968 Shasta Compact camper into a mobile salon, I aim to create an intimate platform to exchange ideas and conversation," Trammell says.

Keywords: manicures   mobile salons  

Bahamas, Baby!

March 15, 2013  | Article

The owner of Kai’s Kottage in Titusville, Fla., Kai Keach flies to Andros Island in the Bahamas once a month for a few days to deliver nail and skin care services on the navy base there.

Keywords: mobile salons   nail technician   traveling with nail products  

Salons Without a Storefront

March 1, 2013  | Article

Ever dream of leaving the four walls of your salon behind to forge your own path? Mobile businesses and home-based salons offer alternative career opportunities — and challenges.    

Keywords: home salons   mobile salons  

Desk-side Service

February 20, 2013  | Article

In the tradition of quick, convenient on-site services like shoe-shining and barbers comes Manicube: an in-office, female-friendly mobile nail service company.

Keywords: mobile salons  

Texas Salon Goes From Mobile to Medical

November 30, 2012  | Article

Mobile salon SPAtaneity caught the eye of several local hospitals and was commissioned to perform services on patients before opening its stationary location in Fort Worth, Texas.   

Keywords: medical pedicures   mobile salons   salon profiles  

Making the Move to Mobile

November 30, 2011  | Article

It’s easy to be a mobile tech when the only challenge is packing your supplies and
driving to a client’s home, but what if you want a multi-service mobile spa? We spoke to women who made the plunge to find out how they got started. 

Keywords: mobile salons  

Beauty for a Good Cause

August 1, 2010  | Article

Keywords: alternative careers   breast cancer awareness   cancer   charity   chemotherapy  

How to Bring the Party to the Kids

June 1, 2010  | Article

“I have found in recessionary times people will find the money to spend on their children more then they will on themselves,” says Carolyn McNairn, the owner of a mobile spa business who started offering kids spa parties two years ago in response to a growing demand. McNairn shares all she’s learned in her new guide, “How To Start a Kids Mobile Spa Business.”

Keywords: mobile salons   mommy and me manicures   Mother's Day   youth marketing  

Tech's Efforts Expand Mobile Spa Rights

August 1, 2009  | Article

Jody Newman, owner of I Do Spas, works to change legislation in Maine regarding the rights of mobile spas to service parties in people's homes.

Keywords: legislation   Maine   mobile salons   spa parties   state licensing  

Mobile Marketing

June 1, 2009  | Article

How do you attract clients when you have no storefront to draw them in? Target marketing, networking, and a little creativity can help mobile nail techs expand their businesses.

Keywords: alternative careers   business tools   California   Georgia   Illinois  
PREV12NEXT

Featured Products & Promotions   |   Advertisement

Market Research

Market Research How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.

Industry Statistics for

View All

VietSALON

FREE Subscription

VietSalon is a Vietnamese-language magazine and the sister publication to NAILS. Click the link below to sign up for a FREE one-year subscription.

Subscribe to NAILS & SAVE!

Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift
Subscribe Today!

Please sign in or register to .    Close
Loading...
 
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today