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?
May 1, 2009
Have a rich experience with the Caviar Spa Manicure.
A luxurious manicure recipe from Vanity Beauty Lounge in San Francisco.
April 14, 2009
Cuccio Naturalé’s Signature Service Kit soothes and rejuvenates winter hands and feet.
January 1, 2009
This technique works especially well on short, bitten, and broken nails that would normally require extensions with forms.
September 1, 2008
Two services each in two different salons for these two NAILS editors.
August 1, 2008
Painted Red Nails in Osterville, Mass. treats clients to a good-smelling, hand cleansing scrub and massage.
June 1, 2008
Nail Taxi's own Cinnamon Bun Scrub makes this pedicure sugar and spice and everything nice.
May 1, 2008
Tuscan Citrus Herb and Pomegranate & Fig are two of the Signature Services kits being offered by Cuccio Naturalé.
February 1, 2008
This vinomanicure by Zi Spa in Couer d’Alene, Idaho includes a hot stone massage that will warm you up like a glass of Cabernet.
November 1, 2007
Take full advantage of the first step in building a professional business relationship. Consultations create a rapport with clients and help you select the most appropriate services and treatments for each individual.
October 1, 2007
An expanded version of our October article, this handy guide to homemade soaks, scrubs, masks, and more, features four bonus recipes.
January 1, 2006
Ten years ago any nail tech would have called you crazy if you said you were opening a salon that offered only natural nail services. Today, successful natural nail salons are servicing a growing clientele, and most are doing it with very little marketing.
April 1, 2001
Cleopatra was onto something with her milk and honey baths. According to the National Honey Board, honey has antioxidant properties that protect and rejuvenate the skin, while its hydrogen peroxide properties aid in cleansing.
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Music Festival Nail Art27 photos
Founded in 1991 by Bill and Charles Martens, sold to AII in 20##. The name means "dry" in French.
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
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What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
Do I need a special permit to do medical pedicures?
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
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