May 14, 2013
The practice of putting one’s salon or one’s own name on a generic product; private label companies will create cosmetic products and allow salons to use their own label on the bottles and market the products as their own creation.
May 13, 2013
Lucky Magazine’s May 2013 issue demonstrated the Glitter Fade to make gel manicures last even longer.
May 10, 2013
Hot pink is this month's go-to color choice for your client's manicure.
April 19, 2013
Designer Nail Art System allows you to easily create polish swirl designs in multiple colors in just minutes.
Kathleen M.M. Ringwood-Wood of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., takes regular flocking from her local craft store and puts it right on top of wet polish.
April 18, 2013
The polish exchange at Hey, Nice Nails! in Long Beach, Calif., is just what is sounds like — clients are free to drop off a polish they no longer care for and pick up one that sparks their fancy.
April 8, 2013
Kick spring into gear with non-sheer pastels.
April 3, 2013
InStyle's April issue featured three nail designs created by Jin Soon Choi using her flower-inspired spring collection of polishes.
March 29, 2013
Here are a few color-popping shades Harper's Bazaar has seen on the runways this spring.
March 26, 2013
Here are a couple of tips to give your chip-prone clients for those times between manicures.
March 25, 2013
March 21, 2013
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Whether it’s sewing, decorating, nail designs, or jewelry-making, the common thread this spring is DIY. Grab your supplies and get crafty with the season’s polish hues.
March 18, 2013
Why should the big polish manufacturers have all the fun? Now you — or anyone else for that matter — can give a bottle of nail polish the name of your choice.
March 18, 2013
Green is the shade of the season, so try Orly's Coachella Dweller.
March 14, 2013
New from powerhouse Hand & Nail Harmony (makers of Gelish) comes a professional polish line that sets itself apart by pushing the envelope in polish colors and finishes.
Salon Design on a Dime22 photos
Lots and Lots of Ocelot9 photos
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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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