April 19, 2011
Owner Thao Nguyen left a career in law to create a charming, successful nail haven from the ground up with the help of her sister Ha Nguyen.
Keywords: salon decor/design salon profiles
April 8, 2011
Quy Ton, CEO Regal Nails, “The King of Nails,” gives a tour of the warehouse facility.
Keywords: Alfalfa Nail Supply Charlie Ton Regal Nails salon decor/design
April 1, 2011
As I mentioned in my last post, I just finished a year as a booth renter in a salon on Camano Island. In Washington State, booth renters also have to obtain a salon license, which I
Keywords: retailing salon decor/design
March 21, 2011
Located less than 10 minutes from Washington D.C. is the RiMahni Glo Girls salon, Prince George County, Md.’s first spa created just for little girls. The mini-salon is actually located within the full-service RiMahni Glo Day Spa in Capitol Heights, Md.
Keywords: children in the salon children's services salon decor/design salon profiles
March 18, 2011
After three successful years owning and operating a waxing studio in Banker’s Hill, Deven Taylor and Amber Lively relocated their business to nearby tourist mecca Old Town San Diego, introducing the neighborhood’s only nail, waxing, and skin care studio.
Keywords: CND On The Road opi products salon decor/design salon profiles
February 28, 2011
Turkish salon Misk keeps cleanliness and luxury at the top of its priority list as owner Ceren Ergun gears up to open a second location of her popular nail haven in Istanbul.
Keywords: autoclaves customer service international nails-only salons salon decor/design
February 28, 2011
Clients of Ole Henriksen Face/Body Spa in Los Angeles won’t muss their manicures flipping through the pages of tattered old magazines. Instead they can read the latest digital editions on the spa’s iPads.
Keywords: customer service salon decor/design
February 25, 2011
It’s amazing how a consistent theme can pull your salon’s whole look together. Perhaps counter-intuitively, the confines of a theme can make designing and marketing your salon so much easier. There’s a lot of room to be creative within any given theme, whether it’s floral or ocean or something completely different. We take a look at 16 salons that were on the same wavelengths with their design ideas, but managed to really make it their own.
Keywords: manicure areas pedicure areas salon decor/design theme salons
February 15, 2011
The staff of The Spa at West Baden — located in the West Baden Springs Hotel in French Lick, Ind. — strives to give each guest a five-star experience. Each team member cross-trains with other therapists to ensure excellent and consistent service, says spa director Kim Allen.
Keywords: On The Road salon decor/design salon profiles
February 7, 2011
The building we are in is a warehouse and there is a huge indoor batting cage business on one end. It frequently has teams that go in to practice all at once, so the parking lot
Keywords: clients salon decor/design
January 4, 2011
We’ve had some new developments with our Princess Spa Parties and Princess Services. We rent an additional 600-sq.-ft. that is still warehouse space and not in use as part of the salon (it just needs floor
Keywords: salon decor/design salon services
January 1, 2011
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Nail techs share their manicure station set-ups. It's a revealing look at form, function, and personality.
Keywords: manicure areas manicure tables salon decor/design salon furnishings
December 22, 2010
Salon design or decor encompasses everything from furnishings, architecture, accessorizing and other creative space planning that give your salon its own personality and look.
Keywords: salon decor/design salon furnishings
December 1, 2010
One of our eagle-eyed editors spotted this engaging scene in the window of Hairtique Salon and Day Spa in Skaneateles, N.Y.
Keywords: pedicures salon decor/design
November 22, 2010
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Nail techs share how they keep their work spaces clutter-free and ready to go.
Keywords: organization organizing supplies salon decor/design