August 1, 1998
"Lose the nails or lose your job,” is what some companies tell their employees. Is it a justifiable restriction or are these companies staging nail witch-hunt?
August 1, 1997
NAILS talked with respected podiatrist Dr. Godfrey Mix about the adjustments needed in procedures of foot care and the elderly.
December 1, 1996
Rebecca Byrne was passing a nail salon in the local mall when an idea popped into her head. Stopping, she gathered the courage and went in to ask the nail technician if she could put acrylics on her bitten-down nails to help her grow them out.
June 1, 1996
They may be swift of foot, but runners have particular foot problems. The good thing is, they generally know what their needs are and will voice them to you.
March 1, 1996
Diabetes is a very serious, and very common, disease. Before providing foot care to a diabetic client, know what to look for and what questions to ask.
March 1, 1993
As the average age of Americans increases, so too does the average age of your clientele. There’s none of the indecisiveness of youth with these clients – they know exactly what they want and you’d better be ready to give it to them if you want their business.
December 1, 1992
January 1, 1992
Creating salon access for disable people is not only a matter of eliminating physical barriers, but also getting rid of fear.
Celebrate Good Times [With Nails!]8 photos
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
In 1983 Jack and Michael Megna founded the company that would become Backscratchers Salon Systems, Inc. At the time, Jack, now Chairman of the Board o...
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Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
Will gel-polish cause traditional polish to become obsolete?
What’s the most unusual place you did nails?
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