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From Blogger to Beauty Professional

December 17, 2013  | Article

It’s hard to ignore the presence of bloggers in the nail industry. They have taken the world of beauty by storm and some blogs are even a part of a daily diet of reading. These women post reviews, paint swatches, and create exquisite art that keeps their followers coming back for more. But I bet you didn’t know that a good number of these nail enthusiasts are actually professionals, and that many of them made the decision to go to nail school after establishing their blogs. Learn how a tiny corner of the Internet encouraged these nail lovers to become licensed nail techs.

Keywords: blogs   education   Nail art  

Nail Art Without Limits

November 20, 2013  | Article

“Our motto is ‘nails with endless possibilities.’ We do whatever we can to live up to that,” says Tanaya Middleton, who owns Treasure Nothing Better Nail Studio in Baltimore, Md., along with her partner Sheena Smith.

Keywords: Nail art   service pricing  

On the Road: Hey, Nice Nails

June 28, 2013  | Article

When thinking of a name for their Tumblr account, sisters Donne and Ginny Geer agreed that “Hey, nice nails!” was the best compliment a woman could get. The blog got so popular that these sisters decided to open a salon together after finding they couldn’t both be hired to do nails at the same location. While completing their first book, Nail Candy, the Geers transformed a 1920’s building into a hip nail salon in downtown Long Beach’s arts district. Hey, Nice Nails is now more than just a compliment, it’s a haven for nail art junkies around the world.

Keywords: Nail art   On The Road   salon decor/design   salon profiles  

On the Road: Salon Chérie

April 19, 2013  | Article

Outside the hustle and bustle of Waikiki, Hawaii, Salon Chérie’s owner Anri Bui keeps a steady clientele of nail art aficionados.

Keywords: Nail art   On The Road   salon profiles  


March 1, 2013  | Article

A smartphone and tablet app known for sharing pretty pictures, Instagram could be just the tool you need for furthering your business’s reach.

Keywords: Entity Beauty   hashtags   Instagram   Nail art   social media  

Nail Care is a Smart Biz

September 4, 2012  | News

Modern Salon's September 2012 issue discusses why the nail business, which has grown significantly since last year, is a smart one for hair salons to be in.

Keywords: business building   consumer press   Dashing Diva   gels   hair care  

Artist Spotlight

March 13, 2012  | Article

A nail artist can exist in the most unlikely of places, and though NAILS keeps its attention focused on licensed nail professionals, this unlikely non-licensed nail artist has become a fan-favorite for his polish company employer.

Keywords: American International Industries   artist profiles   China Glaze   Nail art  

Behind the Scenes: Creating the February 2012 Cover

February 6, 2012  | Article

Gorgeous nails, good composition, and a photogenic reptile — those are what earned Rolla, Mo.-based nail tech Sarah Petersen a coveted spot on this issue’s cover.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   learning new techniques   Nail art   OPI Products  

Turn an Outfit into a Manicure

January 11, 2012  | News

Lucky magazine, in its January 2012 issue, suggested turning a client's favorite outfit into a manicure. Elizabeth Monson, a Lucky blogger, was inspired by Prabal Gurung's pop-art floral blouse.

Keywords: Color Club   fashion   floral nail art   handpainted nail art   manicures  

On My Mind: Think Different

November 18, 2011  | Article

NAILS editor Hannah Lee remembers Steve Jobs and urges nail techs to take his 1997 "Think Different" ad campaign to heart.

Keywords: Hannah Lee   Nail art   On My Mind  

Free Nail Art Really Brings Them In

April 27, 2011  | Article

“I don’t charge for nail art,” says Sharon Frenz, owner of The Nail Boutique in Tomah, Wis.  “Of all the services we can offer, it’s the least expensive for us. Nail art paint and polish is inexpensive and application only involves a little bit of our time.”

Keywords: handpainted nail art   marketing/promotions   Nail art  

Mother’s Day Promotions

April 19, 2011  | Article

One of the best holidays to entice clients in the door, Mother’s Day offers special opportunities for not only pampered mothers but maybe even doting sons and daughters as well.   

Keywords: marketing/promotions   Mother's Day   Mother's Day promotions   Nail art   seasonal nail art  

Get Your Clients to Wear More Nail Art

February 25, 2011  | Article

As many techs struggle to get clients to take the plunge and dare to wear art on their nails, Tara Deck, owner of Tara Lea Esthetics in Chetwynd, British Columbia, Canada, can boast that 85% of her clientele wear nail art all the time. She credits her success with creating unique designs for each individual.

Keywords: handpainted nail art   marketing/promotions   Nail art   winter promotions  

Artist Spotlight: Jordan Do

December 1, 2010  | Article

Hailing from Indianapolis, the self-proclaimed “King of Nails” Jordan Do has been a consistent nail art dazzler since he first started doing nails 12 years ago

Keywords: acrylics   artist profiles   Nail art  

West Coast Vs. East Coast: A Day With 2 Celebrity Nail Techs

July 1, 2010  | Article

Associate publisher and editor Hannah Lee takes a look into the lives of two very in-demand, jetsetting celebrity nail techs for a day.

Keywords: celebrities   fashion   manicures   Minx   Nail art  

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