September 25, 2012
Your clients will be saying "Pretty please, with a cherry on top" for this Sugar on Top manicure by Savvy Chic Nail Cottage.
March 29, 2012
Food staples in your kitchen can be blended to create scrubs or masks to personalize any mani or pedi. Healing properties in the food benefit the skin, and nature’s comforting aromas soothe the soul.
June 24, 2011
As the mercury rises, so does the number of clients looking for trendy pedicure services. Make one of these nine fabulous offerings your own or let them spark your imagination to create something as unique.
February 3, 2011
Roula’s Nail Spa, Houston, offers a pedicure that’s both hot and cold.
February 1, 2011
Salon footique in Columbus, Ga., shows how to perform a decadent The Dessert pedicure.
January 1, 2011
The Nail Lounge in Costa Mesa, Calif., offers this rose-themed pedicure.
Beautiful Nails & Spa in Charlotte, N.C., uses Jelli-Pedi powder in this unique pedicure.
August 1, 2010
Modern Day Spa in Arlington, Va. uses the 100% botanical formulated products from Mountain Body for this rejuvenating and moisturizing manicure.
June 2, 2010
Modern Day Spa, Arlington, Va., demonstrates its Modern Manicure.
Modern Day Spa in Arlington, Va., demonstrates its Rosemary Avocado Manicure.
April 1, 2010
Even just the service names sound enticing — coconut milk pedicure, eucalyptus manicure, cosmopolitan mani-pedi — but how do you come up with these ideas? Brainstorming experts and salon owners share how to turn even a small idea into a big nail service that will liven up your menu.
September 1, 2009
Step-by-step from Natural Beauty Salon & Spa, Twinsburg, Ohio
August 1, 2009
A bag of faux diamonds are used in this manicure created by Sundrops Nail Spot, Phoenix, AZ.
July 1, 2009
Rose petals included in this manicure created by Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique, Marietta, Ga.
May 28, 2009
I would like to offer themed manicures and pedicures for my clients. I want a relaxing spa atmosphere. What are some ideas I can use to create themed services?
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