March 6, 2014
This month we asked nail techs: Is it best to offer a wide-ranging salon menu or to hone in on a specialty or two?
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February 28, 2014
Ear candling is a safe, gentle, natural way to remove excess wax and debris from inside the ears.
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February 20, 2014
Tat’z Nail’z is a new machine that can print designs virtually onto real or artificial nails in 10 seconds or less.
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January 29, 2014
This purse-friendly version of the award-winning slant tweezer features the same signature perfectly aligned precision tip and comes with a matching 10-times magnifying mirror.
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January 28, 2014
Learn more about IBX System, a new professional-grade nail strengthener and protective shield from Famous Names.
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September 16, 2013
Gehwol's Foot and Lower Leg Massage Treatment revitalizes clients by reducing muscle tension, soothing the nervous system, and healing tissue, according to the foot care product manufacturer. This video provides a comprehensive step-by-step on how to provide the service.
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July 8, 2013
The ladies of Hygienails Kit demonstrate how to use the company's disposable packs of boots and gloves that are specifically designed to protect and soften skin and cuticles. Each pack includes a sterile pair of gloves or boots filled with a special cream, a nail file, and a wooden stick.
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To use, put the gloves/boots on your client, massage for three minutes, remove the gloves/boots, and wipe skin with a wet towel.
June 24, 2013
Clarisonic’s new Aria Sonic Skin Cleansing device for facials makes a great secondary service at any salon.
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June 13, 2013
GiGi just released its No Sting Wax, which is infused with kava kava (a natural numbing agent) to help relieve pain and discomfort.
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June 13, 2013
CND's Roxanne Valinoti suggests using Brisa Lite Smoothing Gel as a stand-alone correction service for clients whose nails are slightly less than perfect.
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November 19, 2012
A technique that is employed by salon professionals and involves putting a hollow candle that tapers at one end and fits into the ear; the opposite end is lighted, creating a vacuum that cleanses residues out of the ear.
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November 3, 2012
Foot Detoxification Blocks of natural Himalayan salt help to cleanse the body in an easy, painless way, according to manufacturer Designed 4 Life.
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May 25, 2012
Nail tech Trish Bartram fell into the sideline of baby bump painting more or less by accident.
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February 10, 2012
Reflexology is a massage technique that is gaining popularity in salons. It differs from traditional massage by releasing pressure points instead of rubbing muscles.
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