February 7, 2013
I attended the federal-level Welcome to Our World event in 2011, and I was happy to learn that my state of California has a similar event on the state level to talk to our representatives about
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December 21, 2012
Created by nail tech Melissa Bozant and her friend Karen Waters, the Sublime Bliss product line used in this pedicure is organic and natural.
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November 14, 2012
The California State Board met at Paul Mitchell The School in Costa Mesa, Calif. From left to right: Kate Dawson, DeeDee Crossett, Frank Lloyd, Richard Hedges, vice president Joseph Federico, president Christie Truc Tran,
November 5, 2012
Have you ever dreamed of leaving the industry to get a “real job”? Techs who have tried it share their stories of how they came to realize their first love is their true love. They also share the challenges they encountered when they returned after an absence.
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October 30, 2012
Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4On October 22, the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology held a board meeting inside the training classroom for Paul Mitchell The School in Costa Mesa, Calif.The meeting was a part of the board’s regularly
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October 23, 2012
Kim Hanzlik, Nails, Hands, Feet and Toes, Winnemucca, NevadaAimie Westerman, Posh Nails & Designs, Williams Lake, BC, CanadaBeth Ericksen, Ladies Room, Hanford, CA
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October 18, 2012
Shari Brown of Fresno, California likes to decorate her nail station for her clients … and herself. She started buying Halloween items last year and just kept adding more. You can see how packed her space
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October 5, 2012
“Score” is packed with illustrations to help students visually see the techniques required to pass the California State Board Exams
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September 12, 2012
Need a little Harmony in your life? Hand & Nail Harmony is looking for U.S.-based educators. What: Join the US Harmony family. Where: Brea, California When: Nov 2-5, 2012 Send resumes to [email protected]
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September 11, 2012
All too often, cosmetology schools in the U.S. aren’t putting their best foot forward when it comes to educating future nail technicians. For nail schools to get all As when it comes to training students for the real salon world, we need more dedicated nail instructors, increased hours, and a commitment to more than just the state board exam.
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July 26, 2012
Orly recently spent a day on California's famed Venice Beach boardwalk "Flash Glamming" unsuspecting beach-goers in a fun promotion of the company's new extra-glittery FlashGlamFX. They handed out bottles of the multi-dimensional shimmer collection, polished nails, and spread sparkle throughout the boardwalk.
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June 29, 2012
Marinello Schools of Beauty won the 9th Annual International Competition held May 12 at the Marinello San Francisco campus.
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April 20, 2012
Score! How to Pass the California Manicurist State Board Exam is packed with illustrations to help students visualize the techniques required to pass the exam.
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April 13, 2012
With a growing number of men opting to pay bills and forge careers from behind a nail table, NAILS takes a look at some male techs to find out what they think of their chosen profession and how they’re making it in a female-dominated industry.
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February 22, 2012
Based on traditional Oriental medicine, Ki Nail Bar's Jade Stone Foot Treatment uses Jadience brand products, along with jade hot stones, to create a unique client experience.
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