July 18, 2008
Essence readers like OPI Chip Skip, Nail Envy, and OPI's world-famous nail lacquers.
June 17, 2008
In a story on worst gadgets ever, Wired says the "novelty wore off before the polish did" about Urban Decay.
June 1, 2008
A four page, full-color feature on foot care and nail styles show off the best looking feet.
Do you carry Tweezerman's cute polka-dotted tweezers for impulse buyers?
May 15, 2008
Poshe gets ink in Allure, Harper's, and Star.
January 16, 2008
The editors of Allure review and evaluate more than 2,000 beauty products before issuing their Best in Beauty list. See which nail products earn their praise and why.
January 15, 2006
As voted by Allure’s editors and readers, here are some standouts from its October 2005 picks.
March 1, 2005
First-ever survey of nail salon patrons shows that clients are not too worried about sanitation, are less loyal to individual nail technicians, and favor convenience above most other salon features. Among our other key findings is they start getting their nails done at a young age (almost half say they started manicures before they reached age 25). That's good to know for those of you cultivating teens and college students now.
February 1, 2003
As we celebrate 20 years, what have we learned as an industry?
September 1, 1998
We try to understand why some salons do not comply with even simple board rules, whether the inspection process and fines keep salons honest, and whether salons and consumers have any recourse when they have a problem.
July 1, 1998
Don't get mad; help inform beauty editors
January 1, 1996
I’ve been talking to several editors at the big consumer beauty magazines. They all seem to ask the same questions, like "What should someone look for in a good nail salon?"
February 1, 1994
January 1, 1994
If you’re looking for nail care information in consumer beauty magazines, you’re looking in the wrong place.
October 1, 1993
Earth Day Nail Art8 photos
2014 Mural Contest: A Blast From the Past11 photos
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 en...
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
How do you react to negative feedback?
Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
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