June 1, 2008
Staying active has to be a conscious effort. We can’t hold our jobs totally responsible for our weight issues, but they do play a role. I’ve seen from personal experience the effect of a sedentary job.
November 1, 2006
I know it can be a gigantic pain to deal with old polish but you shouldn’t throw it in the trashcan. Disposal of polish in most cities requires special handling.
April 1, 2006
Our theme this month: Rejuvenation. Jump-start. Refresh. New beginnings. Spring cleaning. Reinvigorate.
August 1, 2004
Our bodies weren’t designed to sit in a chair filing someone’s nails back and forth all day. But there are things we can do to prevent this potentially career-ending condition.
July 1, 2003
Salons know that savvy consumers are wary of dirty salons and so they conduct their sanitation procedures with a great flourish.
December 1, 2002
Heeding your body's warning signs may be the best way to avoid carpal tunnel syndrome.
July 1, 2002
It doesn't show our industry in the best light, but it keeps us on our toes.
October 1, 2000
I’m suggesting that as an informal movement to prepare ourselves for whatever new or old clients come through our doors, we designate October National Wash Your Hands Month!
October 1, 1998
For the occasion of the City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award, honoring Jan Nordstrom Arnold and Jim Nordstrom of Creative Nail Design, everyone wore at least a hint of pink -- even the guys.
November 1, 1997
I have learned one thing about nail technicians: They want the truth about the products they use and they can tell when they're getting it.
January 1, 1997
As an industry, we endured more than a year of constant television and news reports that scared potential salon customers into thinking that they took their lives into their hands by getting a manicure.
May 1, 1995
Ideas on how to protect and support the nail technicians.
May 1, 1994
The latest trend in business today seems to have nothing to do with business. The latest trend is ... time off.
March 1, 1994
March 1, 1992
Beauty Changes Lives Legacy Awards Pays Tribute to Pivot Point Founder Leo Passage21 photos
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
The sidewall is the skin on either side of the nail plate, also known as the lateral nail fold, acts as a barrier against bacteria, fungi, and...
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