May 31, 2016 | Article
American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) President Christine Gordon announced that AACS had hired Adam Nelson as Executive Director to replace the retiring CEO Jim Cox.
May 25, 2016 | Article
Five recipients of the PBA 2016 Lifetime Member Scholarship will receive $1,000 each to be applied toward cosmetology education.
May 19, 2016 | Article
These contests, established in 1967, test students on real-world skills and connect them with potential employers. The Nail Care category lets students compete with other aspiring techs from around the country. The 52nd SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference — including the SkillsUSA Championships — will be held in Louisville, Ky., June 20-24, 2016.
May 13, 2016 | Article
Launching a guest speaker series in your class can be beneficial for both you and your students. While students have the opportunity to learn about the nail business from various perspectives, you too can enjoy a break from teaching and learn more about topics with which you may not be familiar.
May 3, 2016 | Article
The Barristar Beauty School Forum held in Anaheim, Calif., May 1-2 was a great success. Read on for highlights and to find out if and when a forum will be held near you.
April 28, 2016 | Article
We asked nail school instructors and owners to let us in on the most challenging aspects of their jobs and their least favorite subjects to teach.
April 20, 2016 | Article
Instructors and students, boost your knowledge and skills with classes especially for you at Premiere Orlando, June 4-6, 2016 at the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
April 12, 2016 | Article
Use these five tips to remind your students of the importance of properly washing their hands. Hand-washing is among the top suggestions for making sure you don’t catch what your clients and team members bring into the salon.
April 7, 2016 | Article
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is now accepting applications for the 2016 Minerva Beauty Scholarship and the Hans Neumaier Memorial Scholarship.
March 28, 2016 | Article
NAILS’ Next Top Nail Artist is searching for licensed nail techs of all experience levels who have that “it” factor. Does one of your recent nail program graduates fit the bill?
March 22, 2016 | Article
Use these three simple step-by-steps to help your students practice basic nail art techniques.
March 14, 2016 | Article
When it comes to service breakdown, a handful of common slip-ups and mistakes are often at the root of the problem. Here's a list of ten common application mishaps to share with your students to help them keep their nail enhancement applications flawless.
February 22, 2016 | Article
Virginia-based spa distributor Universal Companies unveiled its first-of-its-kind Wellness & Beauty Learning Center, located in Torrance, Calif., with a grand opening on Monday, February 22.
February 11, 2016 | Article
Having worked with the likes of Betsey Johnson as lead stylist for the Morgan Taylor New York Fashion Week Team, Hand & Nail Harmony educator Danielle Candido loves sharing her expertise and passion for nails with students.
February 11, 2016 | Article
Last week, Nail School News reported that, as of Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, Marinello Schools of Beauty had ceased operations and closed campuses for all its 56 locations.Students are now filing for refunds.