June 29, 2016
According to Relate (www.therelationaleconomy.com) there are four questions you should ask yourself when figuring out which trends to jump on board with.
Keywords: branding social media trends
April 22, 2016
As signs announcing the emergence of combination nail and blow dry bars start to freckle the coasts in trend-setting localities like New York, California, and Florida, nail salon owners have to wonder if this is a passing fad or if they should be paying closer attention.
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October 28, 2014
The new site from China Glaze nail polish is mobile-friendly and details the extensive color collection the polish brand has to offer.
Keywords: China Glaze nail polish trends websites
February 27, 2013
Value shoppers, time-challenged clients, and green consumers are just some of the growing phenomena noted in the 2013 Trend Report released by The Spa Association (SPAA).
Keywords: spas trends
October 24, 2012
The consumer retail pie is growing, and nail techs are claiming their slice. Fed by bloggers, celebrities, and technological improvements, the nail care industry offers opportunities beyond the salon to nail tech branded product lines and consulting work.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs consumer product brands nail trends trends
June 19, 2012
We've heard of nail art, but what about "lip art"? Lip appliques in animal print, glitter, and other designs popped up at all the big beauty shows in 2012. It could be a great retail product for your nail salon, or even a service make-up artists at full-service salons could add to their menus. Here's a how-to from Violent Lips, one of the makers of designed lip appliques.
Keywords: retail boutique items trends
February 1, 2012
According to Cosmopolitan, certain polish brands are starting to market lines catering to men. For example, EvolutionMan's lacquers have the tagline "for the no-nonsense rebel inside all of us."
Keywords: marketing/promotions men's services niche marketing polish trends
November 19, 2011
According to a November 2011 issue of Marie Claire, the beauty world has gone gaga for Neo Pop this month. Graphic prints and bright, retro colors are all the rage.
Keywords: Colorpops Deborah Lippmann glitter trends Tweezerman
October 25, 2011
Glamour magazine told us the top 10 things they love in the nail universe.
Keywords: Butter London customer service fashion manicures nail trends
November 15, 2010
Hosted by Athena Elliott, a certified medical nail technician and a Minx specialist, the show gives listeners the straight talk on the nail biz — including current trends, industry news, interviews with celebrity manicurists and industry leaders, and local salon reviews.
Keywords: fashion trends web marketing
August 1, 2010
I always love getting out of the office and seeing what’s going on firsthand. And after the year we had last year, it’s refreshing to see the shape of things turning around.
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July 1, 2010
Gray-beige polishes — also known as the “greige,” “taupe,” or “putty” trend — are showing up all over runways and adorning celebrities’ nails. Get the look in your salon this summer with these professional shades.
Keywords: China Glaze CND Color Club Essie fashion
March 23, 2010
From Jan. 30 through Feb. 1, beauty manufacturers showed their latest wares and chatted with their clients about the industry. In light of the economic recession, NAILS asked: How is 2010 looking so far? Have you made any changes to the way you do business?
Keywords: Atwood Industries BB Couture Bio Sculpture Gel keeping your business competitive Kupa
March 15, 2010
OPI executive VP and artistic director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann talks to NAILStv's Sree Roy about fashion trends, the naming of polish colors, and her beauty blog.
Keywords: fashion OPI Products seasonal nail art Suzi Weiss-Fischmann trends
February 1, 2009
Take a fun walk down memory lane as NAILS chronicles some of the biggest changes in the nail industry's unwritten rules from the past two decades.
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