Career Handbook > Expanding Your Horizons

61 - 72 of 72
Previous Next

The State Of Nails Up North: Canadian Nail Industry

February 1, 2000  | Article

Canadians are just as passionate about the nail industry as their American neighbors, and with the recent rise of nails-only salons and nail services up north, the time is right for the installation of associations, expansion of education, and – most importantly – the certification or licensure of nail technicians.

Keywords: canada   Debbie Krakalovich   international   licensing   MMA  

The NAILS List: The Nail Technicians

January 1, 2000  | Article

The most influential nail techicians in the professional nail industry. Who leads when others follow? Who sets the standards? Who are the trend-setters?

California Dreamin': New Salon Chain Opens

September 1, 1999  | Article

A new breed of nail salon is on the horizon and the first glimpse of the future is in Beverly Hills, Calif. The future nail salon "chain" is called Hands On and the owners say they have designed a nail business that opens up a whole new realm of service-oriented, quality spa manicures and pedicures at reasonable prices.

Keywords: franchise   salon chains   salon profiles  

Up the Ladder: What’s After Nail Tech?

October 1, 1998  | Article

From a career as a part-time manufacturer's educator to a full-time industry consultant, the nail industry presents myriad opportunities.

Keywords: alternative careers   Florida   manufacturers educators  

Popular Children's Toy Commits Barbicide

July 1, 1997  | Article

Ben king owner of King Research and maker of Barbicide Salon Disinfectant thought he knew all the angles on uses for his product—conceptual art wasn’t one of them.

Lab Reports

March 1, 1997  | Article

"My client’s big toenail’s side walls curve so much that they nearly meet. The middle section of the nail is sore because both ends are pinching the skin. What can I do to relieve this pressure?"


Keywords: dermatologists   healthy working   ingrown toenails   inhalation   masks  

The U.K.’s Struggle for Nail Products

December 1, 1996  | Article

Nail art and technology are still in their infancy in England, but the nail technicians and suppliers offering nail products are keeping busy filling orders.

Keywords: nail competitions   traveling with nail products   U.K. nails  

Determine Your Own Fate with Financial Planning

November 15, 1994  | Article

Don’t leave your future to fate! To see what financial planning can mean to you, look at our real-life examples. In just one year, these salon professionals have reduced their debts, increased their income, and gained control over their financial future.

Keywords: budgeting   finance   salon finances   taxes  

Are Nail Competitions Fair?

April 1, 1994  | Article

Competition is rivalry between skilled persons, and the theory that once you have competed and won, you should step down is absurd.

Keywords: competitions   Galaxy Nail Products   Kym Lee   Sissy McQuinn   Vicki Peters  

New Technicians Benefit From Teamwork With Veterans

February 1, 1993  | Article

Encouraging teamwork and mutual support, especially with new nail technicians, is essential to long-term salon success.

Keywords: newbie   staff training  

Finding Nail Care for Globe-Trotting Clients Pays Off

May 16, 1992  | Article

Creative Thinking

July 1, 1983  | Article

A simple approach to get you thinking of those important opportunities.

Keywords: creativity   learning new techniques  

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


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
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today