December 5, 2012
The Boston Area played host to the first of several planned Professional Beauty Association (PBA) Regional Salon Summits in September.
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November 7, 2012
Hand & Nail Harmony recently hosted a worldwide training at its headquarters in Brea, Calif. Trainees from all around the world flew in to participate in the first-ever training at the Brea office.
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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 23, 2012
In April, Nontoxique and non-profit Spa4ThePink completed the first of many planned manicurist oncology trainings.
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June 29, 2012
Through her Nail University, Shari Finger offers continuing education for nail techs. “Our non-product-specific approach allows the student to receive help with the products she is using every day — or a generic product will be supplied at no extra charge,” she says.
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March 21, 2012
Long-time competitor John Hauk has just announced a new venture — Cruise with the Nail Stars, hosted by John Hauk.
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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.
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October 12, 2011
Bellissima International CEO and president Marnie Hadley gives an overall introduction of Bellissima International products. Find out more at bellaformanails.com.
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April 19, 2011
NSI has recently revamped its online education with the addition of the Nail Lab on its main website, www.nsinails.com.
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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.
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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.
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August 1, 2009
What's the appeal of attending tradeshows when the experience can be quite frustrating?
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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.
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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.
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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.
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