September 1, 2014
Longtime flight attendant Holly Kalil offers first-class treatment for the price of coach in her retro airline-themed nail salon.
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September 1, 2014
The Suite Life: If you’re tired of being limited as a booth renter or salon employee, the freedom of salon suite rental just might be right for you.
Keywords: business business plans opening a new salon salon decor/design
August 5, 2014
How do you arrange your schedule and handle clients when you want to take a few weeks off?
Keywords: business client scheduling time management
May 1, 2014
A nail technician who went from working in his family-owned salon to styling nails for celebrities, Adam Tran shares his 10 tips for becoming a successful beauty professional.
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January 15, 2014
Cuccio Naturalé and Star Nail International CEO Tony Cuccio took a trip to San Jose, Costa Rica, in December to motivate and inspire more than 600 people. A combination of nail technicians and those interested in beauty industry
December 20, 2013
New York-based salon software firm Digital Right Brain (DRB) has released SalonPOS for free starting today. Users can download SalonPOS from the iPad Apple App Store and begin managing their salon operations with this simple and intuitive
November 18, 2013
Nail tech Sarah Petersen of Salon Legacy in Rolla, Mo., came up with a cute idea for clients’ Christmas gifts this year that are creative and cost-effective. She decided to use the pages of her older
October 14, 2013
Associated Hair Professionals (AHP), the association for hairstylists and barbers, has launched membership and resources designed specifically for nail professionals. AHP membership offers nail professionals business-building and money-saving benefits including marketing resources, a free website that
September 19, 2013
Most salon owners rent their salon space, but few are trained in leasing legalese and the considerations that should be taken into account before signing on the dotted line. Learn what to look for so your lease works to your benefit — not your landlord’s.
Keywords: business opening a new salon
August 14, 2013
Va-Va Varnish salon in San Diego, Calif., offers active military members and their spouses a 15% discount on all services, add-ons, and retail.
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July 23, 2013
OPI has re-launched its professional website, pro.opi.com. The site features in-depth product information, videos of the hottest new products, and direct links to local distributors. OPI Pro provides up-to-date information on the company’s current product lines, including new
July 19, 2013
I need space. I need space. I NEED SPACE. You know when you feel all cramped and cluttered up? UGH! We artists, especially detail-oriented manicurists, need things, especially our work area, a CERTAIN way. Right?! Don’t
Keywords: business L.A. Hair
June 5, 2013
Most people in L.A. don't get visitors to their home -- due to a lack of parking spaces. But now that I have a penthouse apartment in Beverly Hills with ample parking for guests, I'm actually
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May 15, 2013
Women are about three times more likely to purchase a professional gel manicure at a salon than they are to buy a gel kit for use at home, according to a recent study from global information
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May 1, 2013
Is a machine the future of nail art?Last night, I attended a West Coast launch event for Tat’z Nail’z, a nail art printer that literally prints a completed design onto your nail (that’s my machine-printed design
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