February 7, 2008
We’ve had a little bit of time to get back into the swing of things at the office after the busy week surrounding the International Salon and Spa Expo (ISSE). So now that I’ve had a
February 4, 2008
It was like Veteran’s day in January. Tom Holcomb, Trang Nguyen, Virginia Arleo, and Elena Maltseva all claimed first place wins at the nail competitions at ISSE in Long Beach.
January 28, 2008
I just got done with two days at ISSE Long Beach and it was great seeing old friends and meeting some new faces. I got to talk to a lot of readers and product manufacturers about
January 22, 2008
I’d like to be the first to welcome you to our “From the Editors” blog. I’m excited to launch several new online initiatives — including this blog and our other new blog, The Coaching Chronicles. This
August 1, 2007
Cyndy Drummey tackles a few industry sacred cows in this award-winning editorial.
July 1, 2007
Combat boredom in the salon by varying your routine and trying new things from time to time. Whether you’ve got a little downtime or you simply need to kick-start a new routine, there are many ways to re-energize and refresh your surroundings in order to up the entertainment factor of your job.
June 1, 2006
Do nail professionals find good deals or are they better off simply ordering what they need from their distributor or straight from the manufacturer? Three beauty industry professionals tell us what they think.
February 1, 2006
If you have hit the trade show circuit over the years, then you’ve most likely witnessed some of the changes shows have undergone.
October 1, 2002
In this month's Reader to Reader column, techs share their best practices.
August 1, 2002
Trade shows used to seem bigger, brighter, and shinier and I wasn’t familiar with all the product lines. Every booth had something undiscovered to show me, and I couldn’t wait till the next big trade show. Where did that feeling go?
April 1, 2001
New competition opportunity has global vision.
July 1, 1997
NAILS show ’97 is a show for every exhibitor or attendee who ever said they were “showed out.” T
April 1, 1992
This issue will hit the streets on the first day of the Midwest Beauty Show, smack in the middle of a very busy show season for salon industry professionals. It seems the perfect opportunity to encourage nail technicians to get to tradeshows.
October 1, 1987
September 1, 1987
Fanicure: Super Bowl-Inspired Nails49 photos
NAILS Next Top Nail Artist: Season 2 Finale Party60 photos
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