January 29, 2016
Business is booming at the mid-priced Canadian salon chain, The Ten Spot. With 17 locations operating across Canada, there are plans in the works to start expanding into the United States.
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February 25, 2013
The gold product line from Linden Leaves is used to create this upscale pedicure at Luxe Beauty Lounge in Vancouver.
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October 23, 2012
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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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September 30, 2012
Depending on conditions, clients’ hands and feet may be puffy, moist, and sweaty or cold, dry, and numb. A tech needs to know how to compensate for these changes so she can apply product to a consistent, stable nail surface each time.
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August 31, 2012
Does our environment change how we do nails? Do techs living in climates where it dips into double digits below zero work differently than techs who live where it’s nearly 100 degrees with 80% humidity?
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March 14, 2012
Unscented products are blended with sweet orange oil, orange zest, and vanilla in this pedicure that will remind your clients of the frozen treat with the same name.
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November 15, 2011
Xstasy Esthetics uses Glo Girl Body Products to create this indulgent slice of heaven in a pedicure.
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September 27, 2011
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Anna Mayrhofer, Exalted, NailandBody.com (Vancouver Island, BC, Canada)
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January 1, 2010
Step-by-step by Talons Nail Evolution, Victoria, B.C., Canada
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June 4, 2009
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I’ve been working in the beauty industry for more than 15 years. I knew right away that my real passion was nails. For over a dozen years, I’d dreamt about and had the concept for my
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April 1, 2005
Toronto nail tech says that neons are popular, while Germany-based nail artist is seeing florals.
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July 1, 2004
Up close and personal with this year's Salon of the Year (1-4 Techs), Christine Turner's Body & Sol Tanning, Nails & Day Spa in British Columbia, Canada.
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July 1, 2004
Get to know 2004-2005 Nail Technician of the Year Christine Turner, Renaissance Woman.
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December 1, 2002
It took several years of persuasive arguments and consumer research, but airport salons and spas are taking off. And the sky’s the limit as to the opportunities with on-the-go clients seeking convenience and speed.
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June 1, 2002
As an instructor at the Ottawa Academy & West End Academy in Gloucester, Ontario, Tanis Darling has started the Nail Tech Alliance of Canada. One of its goals is to implement a standardized nail curriculum throughout the country.
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