August 6, 2014
Legislation that affects nail technicians tends to be in the realm of licensing, reciprocity, sanitation guidelines, and public safety. There have been several laws in the past decade surrounding pedicure safety (especially as it relates to certain kinds of equipment) and chemicals in products.
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October 19, 2013
“I teach from the heart and not the head,” says the 2013 N.F. Cimaglia Educator of the Year.
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April 18, 2013
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An overwhelming majority (94%) of general election voters from across the U.S. overwhelmingly support the required licensing of beauty professionals and feel these licenses protect the public and improve both the quality and safety in the
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March 5, 2012
Amy Davis recently founded NEMCEA, the Nails, Esthetics, Massage & Cosmetology Employment Agency.
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October 14, 2011
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After 20 years in the beauty industry, nail tech Amy Davis knows first-hand the difficulties both employers and employees face in finding the perfect match. She recently contacted us to let us know about her latest
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June 1, 2009
Tara Andrews, nail technician. In her other life: corrections officer.
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December 23, 2008
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The media likes feel-good stories this time of year and what could be happier than a woman who painted her entire car with nail polish? How about two women painting their cars with polish? One of the
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March 1, 2008
A closer look at this shiny polish ingredient.
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February 24, 2006
The South Carolina Board of Cosmetology issued an alert to licensees, reminding them of the proper disinfecting procedures for footbaths.
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January 1, 2005
The nail industry is ever-evolving. Nail veterans give us their take on the changes, both good and bad, they’ve witnessed firsthand and how they’ve grown throughout the years.
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August 1, 2004
Amidst the palmettos and pink houses of Charleston, S.C. Bamboo Spa Salon offers a respite from the noise of tourists and grind of daily routines. If a relaxing massage or facial doesn’t calm your nerves, the feng shui of the décor will.
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July 1, 1998
Take a stroll with NAILS to a magnolia garden, a lily pond, an old mill town, and a high-tech mecca as we visit some Southern salons and the people who run them.
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