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Secret Ingredient: Aloe Vera

January 1, 2009  | Article

Aloe vera contains numerous vitamins and minerals, enzymes, amino acids, natural sugars, and agents that are anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial. The combination and balance of the plant’s ingredients are what purportedly gives it its soothing, healing properties.

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Shea on Me Pedicure

December 1, 2008  | Demo

Nail Fetish Inc. in Chicago does a great Shea on Me Pedicure with oatmeal, sugar, and OPI Avojuice Juicie (in vanilla spice).

Keywords: natural ingredients   OPI Products   pedicures   Signature Services  

Secret Ingredient: Menthol

December 1, 2008  | Article

A natural compound extracted from mint plants and oils, menthol produces a cooling sensation on the skin. It’s found in cosmetics, pedicure products, perfumes, lotions, hair products, hygiene products, confectionaries, food, and medicine.

Keywords: natural ingredients   Secret Ingredient  

Pride and Joi

November 1, 2008  | Article

Joi Nail Spa in Berkeley, Calif., enriches its community with a unique assortment of services, including authentic Chinese reflexology.

Keywords: eco-conscious salons   massage   mommy and me manicures   natural ingredients   reflexology  

Hand and Foot Treatments Draw From Global Cultures

October 1, 2008  | Article

Chicago’s Allyu Spa features four signature manicure and pedicure treatments that draw upon the wisdom of earth-honoring cultures from around the world. Allyu nail treatments incorporate fresh, natural ingredients to beautify, nourish, and detoxify the hands and feet.

Keywords: manicures   natural ingredients   pedicures  

Secret Ingredient: Honey

September 1, 2008  | Article

Cleopatra of Egypt regularly took honey and milk baths to maintain her youthful appearance.

Keywords: honey   ingredients   natural ingredients   Secret Ingredient  

Secret Ingredient: Green Tea

June 1, 2008  | Article

Green tea extracts are often used in skin care products to restore, protect, and heal skin. How does this secret ingredient work?

Keywords: green tea   ingredients   natural ingredients   Secret Ingredient  

Secret Ingredient: Jojoba

April 1, 2008  | Article

There are about 1,700 seeds in a pound; and 17 lbs. of jojoba seeds are required to produce one gallon of oil.

Keywords: ingredients   jojoba   natural ingredients   Secret Ingredient  

Vanilla Latte Manicure

April 1, 2008  | Demo

Coffee and vanilla aromas combine and comfort in this soothing service for the hands.

Keywords: manicures   natural ingredients   natural nail care   OPI Products   scrubs  

The Essence of Essential Oils

November 1, 2007  | Article

Have you been interested in adding aromatherapy to your nail service menu, but were unsure about where to start? We provide you with some handy tips on working with essential oils, plus a closer look at some of the most popular ones.

Keywords: adding new services   alternative services   aromatherapy   Backscratchers   essential oils  

From Our Kitchen to Yours

October 1, 2007  | Article

An expanded version of our October article, this handy guide to homemade soaks, scrubs, masks, and more, features four bonus recipes.

Keywords: manicures   natural ingredients   natural nail care   pedicures   service recipes  

The Lemon Drop Pedicure

June 1, 2005  | Demo

Like a tall, cold glass of fresh-squeezed lemonade for feet, the Lemon Drop Pedicure is good and good for you.

Keywords: Essie   Estelina's   natural ingredients   pedicures   Signature Services  
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