December 8, 2014
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) began accepting applications for Beacon 2015 on Monday, December 1, 2014. Students enrolled in an appropriate program (cosmetology, esthetics, nail technicians, etc.) in the U.S. or Canada between September 1, 2014 and March 19, 2015 are eligible to apply.
Keywords: PBA scholarships student issues
November 20, 2014
The 2015 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) includes a new Nail Professional of the Year category.
Keywords: competitions NAHA PBA
September 29, 2014
The Professional Beauty Association is on a mission to bring fairness to the treatment of tip income in the beauty industry.
Keywords: industry legislation legislation PBA Professional Beauty Association tipping
September 17, 2014
With Domestic Violence Awareness month coming up in October, salon owners across the country are coming together to participate in the Cut It Out: Salons Against Domestic Abuse program to help mobilize salon professionals and others to fight domestic abuse.
Keywords: domestic violence fundraising PBA
May 31, 2014
Applications for the 2015 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are now available. The applications deadline is November 14, 2014.
Keywords: PBA Sally Beauty scholarships
September 1, 2013
As part of a continued effort to educate lawmakers, consumers, and the industry on the importance of beauty industry licensing and regulations, and to prevent industry deregulation, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) has announced its new “I Am A Professional. I Am Licensed.” campaign.
Keywords: licensing PBA Professional Beauty Association state licensing
July 24, 2013
| Photo Gallery
Flip through NAILS’ photo gallery for some of the highlights of this Las Vegas beauty trade show.
Keywords: Alfalfa Nail Supply American International Industries Artistic Nail Design Belava Bio Seaweed Gel
June 5, 2013
Author, entrepreneur, and media mogul Arianna Huffington will be the keynote speaker at the 2013 PBA Business Forum held during PBA Beauty Week.
Keywords: networking event PBA Professional Beauty Association
December 28, 2012
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) has rolled out a new look, logo, and tagline as part of its newly unified association and direction.
Keywords: associations PBA Professional Beauty Association
December 5, 2012
The Boston Area played host to the first of several planned Professional Beauty Association (PBA) Regional Salon Summits in September.
Keywords: education PBA tradeshows
June 20, 2012
The National Cosmetology Association, now under the auspices of the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is a trade organization committed to supporting licensed salon professionals progress in their careers while striking a healthy balance between their professional and personal lives. Any licensed professional, whether working for a salon or as an independent contractor, is eligible to join PBA's licensed professional section.
Keywords: associations ISSE Show National Cosmetology Association PBA Professional Beauty Association
May 18, 2012
Gel manicures and pedicures have been available, and safely used, in salons for more than three decades, says the PBA’s Nail Manufacturer’s Council.
Keywords: gels NMC PBA UV light safety UV lights
October 26, 2011
Sponsored by the non-profit Salons Against Domestic Abuse Fund, the Cut It Out program is dedicated to mobilizing salons to fight domestic abuse in communities across the United States.
November 1, 2009
In August 2009, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and the National Cosmetology Association (NCA) announced the two organizations signed an agreement to effect a proposed merger.
Keywords: associations industry research legislation National Cosmetology Association PBA