March 21, 2012
Long-time competitor John Hauk has just announced a new venture — Cruise with the Nail Stars, hosted by John Hauk.
October 12, 2011
Bellissima International CEO and president Marnie Hadley teaches how to give a client consultation before a Bellissima gel service. Find out more at bellaformanails.com.
Bellissima International CEO and president Marnie Hadley gives an overall introduction of Bellissima International products. Find out more at bellaformanails.com.
April 19, 2011
NSI has recently revamped its online education with the addition of the Nail Lab on its main website, www.nsinails.com.
April 19, 2011
“Showing we care about clients’ safety when it comes to nail services enhances trust in us as professionals," says Medical Nail Technician Claudia Cox.
March 1, 2010
Surprise! It’s often said that school does little to prepare techs for the salon environment. And it’s not only the technical challenges that may come as a surprise to the newly minted nail tech.
August 1, 2009
What's the appeal of attending tradeshows when the experience can be quite frustrating?
July 1, 2009
From salon to nail school to high school vocational training, what started out as a slow-growing investment has now boomed into a still-growing “family” of nail techs.
July 1, 2008
Salon consultant Bryan Durocher of Durocher Enterprises offers a way to make opening a dialog with clients just a little bit easier.
January 1, 2008
Nail Those Profits At Sea (NTP), an educational cruise for nail techs, has been sailing the waters of the Caribbean and Mexico for more than 17 years. This year we ventured into new territory and took to the northern seas of Alaska. Nail education, networking, and plenty of fun were in order as we set sail in August on the Carnival Spirit.
January 1, 2005
The nail industry is ever-evolving. Nail veterans give us their take on the changes, both good and bad, they’ve witnessed firsthand and how they’ve grown throughout the years.
February 1, 2003
Continuing education is key to the future growth of the industry. So why is it not getting the attention it deserves? Have nail techs and manufacturers become disenchanted with continuing education and relegated it to the back burner?
Celebrate Good Times [With Nails!]8 photos
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Like many technicians, Renee Skrocki was feeling embattled by discount salons that she suspected were using MMA because of all the nail damage she was...
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
How do you react to negative feedback?
Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
Will gel-polish cause traditional polish to become obsolete?
Do Nail Techs Really Need Resumes?
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