April 2, 2014
April 22 is Earth Day — so celebrate the “greening” of our planet with these earth-friendly tips that are good for your clients, too.
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September 17, 2012
Famous Names’ Dadi’Oil absorbs quickly and penetrates deeply, enhancing flexibility and preventing nail brittleness.
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April 18, 2012
The flip-flops comes with three pads — a cleansing pad, abrasive pad, and essential oil pad — which are attached to the shoe itself to clean the client’s feet, exfoliate, and soften.
Keywords: essential oils retail boutique items
November 4, 2011
Essential oils have many uses: burn the oils in a diffuser, use as a perfume, or dab some on a warm cloth and use for dusting and cleaning. Consider offering these diffusing kits as retail items to your clients — or try them out to make your salon smell warm and inviting.
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February 15, 2011
Amber Edwards of Suzanne Denee Salon, Saint Charles, Ill., offers a CA Botanica pedicure that is the perfect guilt-free chocolate indulgence for your clients.
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December 20, 2010
Essential oils are essences extracted from plants that contain the scent and other therapeutic properties of that plant.
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November 22, 2010
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Use this photo gallery to learn about some of the most popular essential oils. A description of the oils' properties and a category for use are included.
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March 10, 2010
Irritation and sensitivity are possible with the use of almost any essential oil, says Jimm Harrison, author of Milady’s Aromatherapy: Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils for Esthetics. This is one reason most aromatherapy experts recommend against using undiluted oils on the skin.
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March 1, 2010
Irritation and sensitivity are possible with the use of almost any essential oil.
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April 14, 2009
It’s hard to believe the practice of aromatherapy could be harmful to a pregnant client, but in fact some essential oils — called “emmenagogues” — are known to induce menstruation or other types of bleeding.
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December 1, 2008
From lavender-scented body patches to vitamin-packed health drinks, your clients will be surprised to learn how many ways there are to be healthy. Sell these immunity boosters and supplements and your salon will be a hit.
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October 1, 2008
SpaRitual has added three new lotions to its family of vegan spa treatments that each contain different essential oils with different healing properties.
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August 1, 2008
For beauty professionals, therapists, and enthusiasts who want to learn more about the complexities of essential oil aromatherapy and how to use its healing potential, Milady’s newest publication offers good insight.
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February 1, 2008
It’s smart to retail items that go hand-in-hand with your nail services, like polish and hand lotion, but if you go beyond these basic retail items, it can really set your salon apart from the pack. Each month, we’ll feature unique retail items that your clients will love.
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