January 1, 1997
December 1, 1996
Rebecca Byrne was passing a nail salon in the local mall when an idea popped into her head. Stopping, she gathered the courage and went in to ask the nail technician if she could put acrylics on her bitten-down nails to help her grow them out.
August 1, 1996
Clean up discolored nails quickly and easily
OPI announced its new fall polish colors, called the Rocky Mountain Nail Lacquer Collection
April 1, 1996
February 1, 1996
Beauty superstores such as Ulta3 specialize in selling the products used by professionals, rather than the services offered by them. By doing so, these retail stores/salons have taken retailing to new heights.
December 1, 1995
Consumer advertising by professional manufacturers is bringing welcome attention -- and credibility -- to salon brands.
September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
August 1, 1995
When it comes to deciding who sells what, manufacturers base their choice on how well the distributor services the nail technician. Their verdict? Most are doing a good job, but there’s always room for improvement.
June 1, 1995
Light-cured gels often have been described as a pre-mixed, liquid form of acrylic. Not true, say chemists, who explain here what gels are made of and how they work.
May 1, 1995
Nail technician want to dry polish fast, showcase it with a glossy shine, and preserve it with a durable finish. Can a top coat do all this?
January 1, 1995
September 1, 1993
March 1, 1993
A behind the scenes look at how products are developed.
January 1, 1991
Today's gel systems combine flexibility, strength, and plenty of profit potential
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
Founded in 1999 by Trang Nguyen.
What is causing the deep horizontal ridges and swollen cuticles in my client’s nails?
How do you track your sales and other records throughout the year?
Is there a business-related New Year’s resolution you find yourself making every year?
Do your clients ask about polish being “three-free”?
Reader to Reader: Are you still loyal to the product brands you learned with in nail school?
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