August 19, 2011
Created by salon owner Maisie Dunbar of Maisie Dunbar’s Spa Lounge in Silver Spring, Md., the line features a Sugarbutter Body Scrub, Smoothie Body Lotion, and Sugar Sweet Body Wash.
Keywords: Bluffa Jo Cosmetics Maisie Dunbar skin care
July 21, 2011
When visiting the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, we couldn’t just stop at just one salon since we don’t get over that way too often. Follow along as we discover unique salons in D.C., central Maryland, and northern Virginia.
Keywords: children's services hiring nail technicians Maisie Dunbar Maryland On the Road
July 1, 2011
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Gathering top names in beauty, Premiere features a solid lineup of networking events, competitions, educational workshops, and more than 500 booths.
Keywords: Atwood Industries Bio Sculpture Gel Cacee Cheeky Monkey China Glaze
April 11, 2011
Celebrity nail and make-up artist (and Liberia national) Maisie Dunbar was recently featured in Liberia & Life Magazine for her skin care and cosmetics line Bluffajo.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs Maisie Dunbar
December 29, 2010
Owner of Silver Spring, MD, based wellness center. Dunbar is a well known educator, known for her inexhaustible energy and optimism.
Keywords: Maisie Dunbar motivation
August 3, 2010
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The Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event again proved itself as a vibrant beauty show, with more than 46,000 attendees present during the two-day show (which took place June 6 to 7). The show featured 350-plus classes, nail competitions, and NailTech Network Orlando (which was co-hosted by Beautytech.com and NAILS). Next year’s show will be June 4-6.
Keywords: Akzentz Bio Sculpture Gel Cheeky Monkey China Glaze CND
September 3, 2008
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It seems to be happening earlier and earlier each year, but once again, the Premiere Beauty Show in Orlando (June 1-2, 2008) attracted record numbers of attendees and exhibitors.
Keywords: Backscratchers BeautyTech.com Bio Sculpture Gel CND Maisie Dunbar
September 1, 2008
“The award-winning M&M Nails and Wellness Center is currently holding auditions for a dream team member,” reads salon owner Maisie Dunbar’s recruitment postcard. “I send it out to schools as well as names I get from beauty business search engines,” she says.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians Maisie Dunbar marketing/promotions recruiting
September 1, 2007
Nail technology school tries to give techs a good foundation for a successful career, but it often falls short. We polled a few of our peers – fellow nail techs and educators – to find out what gems of misinformation they encountered as students and as trainers.
Keywords: cosmetology schools Erin Snyder Dixon Maggie Franklin Maisie Dunbar nail education
August 1, 2007
A couple of industry veterans took top honors in this year’s AVAs (Artists and Visionaries Awards) Nail Technician and Salon of the Year. With a number of new entries joining many familiar faces, NAILS Magazine congratulates MaeLing Parrish and M&M Nails and Wellness on winning this year’s coveted awards.
Keywords: Heather Goodwin John Hauk MaeLing Parrish Maisie Dunbar NAILS Nail Technician of the Year
August 1, 2006
Members of the nail industry gathered in Las Vegas to celebrate NAILS 2006 Artists and Visionaries Awards winners.
Keywords: Artists & Visionaries Awards CND EZ Flow INM Lorena Marquez
January 1, 2005
It is better to turn down business, referring business to another salon, than to keep employees that I cloud your space with their negative attitude.
Keywords: firing staff Maisie Dunbar Maryland staff management staff motivation
October 1, 2003
This year’s Nail Technician of the Year finalists wowed us with their expertise and dedication to the nail industry. On the next few pages, you’ll get to meet all six of them and find out why they’re among the best in the industry has to offer.
Keywords: Amy Becker AVA Awards CND Darlene Feric John Hauk
May 1, 2002
What does it take to have salon website that’s demand successful? The winner of this year’s Best Website Contest ad runners-up prove that salons can have simple, great-looking sites without splunging on time or money.
Keywords: contests Maisie Dunbar website marketing websites websites to watch
August 1, 2001
There’s something in the air in your salon. In fact, there’s a lot of somethings — acrylic monomers, treatments, polishes, and nail filings, for starters. Clear the air by investing in a ventilation solution that catches the smells at the source.
Keywords: Doug Schoon HEPA LaShaun Brown-Glenn local salon exhaust Maisie Dunbar