January 7, 2016
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's latest film, Sisters, sheds comedic light on the life of a nail tech.
Keywords: humor Korean nail technicians pop culture
August 13, 2015
In this episode of "What Would You Do?" on the ABC television network, an actor is getting a pedicure at a local nail salon when she starts to make derogatory comments about the Asian woman tending to her feet. Watch how bystanders react when they overhear what she is saying. Note: The video stalls at the 6:44 mark.
Keywords: Asian nail industry Korean nail technicians media coverage
April 17, 2012
Seoul, South Korea is a fantastic city full of life. As one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world, the city was a perfect backdrop for the 6th Annual Global Nail Cup.
Keywords: competitions Global Nail Cup international Korean nail technicians Odyssey
August 1, 2006
The sixth annual Nailympics brought out competitors from around the world to compete in six nail categories with three levels of competition.
Keywords: Japanese nail industry Japanese nail technicians Korean nail technicians Nailympics Top 25 Competitors
December 1, 1992
Nail salons have long been a stronghold for immigrant employment in larger cities, but the Koreans’ entry into the industry has had the greatest impact. In New York, their road to success and their industry involvement might surprise you.
Keywords: Asian nail industry Korean nail technicians