May 12, 2015
In the third installment of our new series, NAILS explores services you can easily add to your menu to increase your revenue and offer your clients convenience. This month, we take a look at spray tanning.
Keywords: adding new services add-on services Amp Up Your Offerings tanning
November 20, 2012
Most people know that SPF stands for sun protection factor and that few users apply enough sunblock to do the trick. What you might not know is that the SPF pertains only to UVB rays.
Keywords: skin care tanning UV lights
July 26, 2011
spite repeated warnings from dermatologists on the health dangers of tanning, results of a new survey by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) confirmed that a large percentage of Caucasian teen girls and young women are still using tanning beds or intentionally tanning outdoors.
Keywords: add-on services tanning
March 31, 2011
Keywords: polish tanning
Encourage your clients to practice safe sun by slathering on the sunblock and using nail polish to give their skin a more tan appearance.
December 19, 2010
December 16, 2010
Zinc is a safe, familiar, and reliable element. Long used on babies’ bottoms as an anti-infl ammatory in cases of severe diaper rash and used equally often on lifeguards’ sun-burned noses, zinc has a familiar place in medicinal history.
Keywords: skin care sun protection tanning
November 1, 2009
Offer these sunless tanning products to your clients for a healthy, UV-free tan year round.
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August 1, 2009
It’s tanning season, which means it’s time to educate clients on how to protect themselves from sun damage. Most people know that SPF stands for sun protection factor and that few users apply enough sunblock to do the trick. What you might not know is that the SPF pertains only to UVB rays.
Keywords: SPF tanning UV lights
October 1, 2008
Melanoma rates have risen 50% among young women in the United States since 1980 and researchers theorize that the trend might be related to an increase in the use of tanning beds along with exposure to the sun.
Keywords: client health skin cancer tanning
May 1, 2006
Airbrush tanning services are among the fastest-growing salon offerings we’ve seen in the last few years. This easy-to-learn and inexpensive-to-implement service can round out your salon menu. But what is involved, and is it right for you?
September 1, 2004
This month's panelists answer reader questions about nail conditions.
Keywords: acrylic troubleshooting acrylics backfills effect of UV light elderly clients
August 1, 2003
Sometimes you have to spend money to make money. Salon owners share their salon-tested investment ideas — both big and small — that not only pay for themselves, but boost profits over time.
Keywords: business building mentoring tanning web marketing
November 1, 2001
Just as restaurants can’t profit simply from selling entrees, salons can’t profit simply from selling basic services. In order to make more money, you need to sell add-on services that can increase your bottom-line profits in as little as two minutes’ time.
Keywords: airbrushing anti-aging services aromatherapy callus treatments makeup
January 1, 1997
Indoor tanning has brought year-round color to people in even the coldest of regions. It can also bring you year-round profits in your nail salon, with less trouble and expense than you might think.
Keywords: add-on services tanning
March 1, 1996
The editors of NAILS and Tanning Trends discuss industry issues.