April 9, 2013
How’s your karma quota? I don’t think we can ever put out too much good karma. I was browsing through the photos on the 365 Days of Nail Art Blog and noticing that most of the
April 5, 2013
Did you know that April is National Donate Life Month? Taylor’s Gift Foundation (www.taylorsgift.org) was founded in memory of Taylor Storch after her gift of life changed the lives of five people. The foundation has just
March 28, 2013
I was recently asked for our May issue masthead question, "What was your favorite work-travel destination?" For me, that answer is a no-brainer. Premiere Orlando -- I love catching up with everyone there!So many nail techs
Thank you to everyone that stopped by the CND booth to say hello at ABS in Chicago! It was wonderful to see some of you again, as well as to meet some of you for the
March 26, 2013
If you are going to the Premiere Orlando this year, you can’t miss the Nail Tech Network Social! It is such a great time for networking and seeing a glimpse of what will be at the
March 15, 2013
In the very beginning of my salon career I met a passionate professional who at the time was running the education division for a distributor. She loves every aspect of our business (even nails) and I
March 13, 2013
“Your Facebook wall is a conversation with your clients and should be engaging,” says Phil Evans of Salon Guru.
March 1, 2013
A smartphone and tablet app known for sharing pretty pictures, Instagram could be just the tool you need for furthering your business’s reach.
February 21, 2013
Hey out there to everyone in the nail universe across cyberspace! How are things going this week? I have to admit to floating about cloud nine and wanted to give a big cyber hug and thank
February 1, 2013
Tweezerman has partnered with professional alpine skier and Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn as the beauty tool manufacturer’s new Brand Ambassador for North America. Von will collaborate with Tweezerman for various marketing activities throughout the year,
January 28, 2013
We are living in the digital age and as such have more resources for nails and knowledge than ever before. One of those technical advances is an app. It seems like anytime you are curious about
January 24, 2013
Dr. Oz is at it again. I have been receiving lots of concerned calls, e-mails, and messages this week as once again our services fall under attack by those looking to further their own careers and
January 15, 2013
Beyoncé posted a photo of her New Year’s nails on Instagram, showing off her colorful Minx nail coatings. Celebrity stylist Lisa Logan created the look inspired by the artwork of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Both Beyoncé and Jay-Z
December 18, 2012
As 2012 comes to a close, I hope that there were enough good things about your year to outweigh the bad. Now seems to me like the perfect time to say thank you for the great
December 18, 2012
Nancy Dodd sent us an e-mail — subject line “awesome nail tech” — a few months ago, singing the praises of S. Maria Chheo-Shen, who has influenced her life via YouTube tutorials and Facebook nail giveaways.
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