September 15, 2008
Shape is all over metallics for eyes and nails and recommends Orly's silvery shimmery Dazzle.
Keywords: consumer press metallics Orly polish trends
September 2, 2008
Cosmopolitan says that "girls who like to party and let loose also love to rock to bling-y polish" and quotes NYC manicurist Elle.
Keywords: consumer press OPI products polish trends
September 1, 2008
A hot trend in nail art fashion, this includes animal prints, tribal prints and other safari looks.
Keywords: animal print nail art fashion nail trends trends
July 1, 2008
Michael Megna, CEO and co-founder of Backscratchers Salon Systems, discusses salon sanitation issues and the trend toward disposable products.
Keywords: Backscratchers client health legislation Mike Megna salon sanitation
July 1, 2008
The effortless style for which French women are known – a juxtaposition of elegance and ease – is captured this fall in OPI's French Collection with polished combinations of tweed and silk, chunky sweaters and delicate blouses, tailored pencil skirts and lingerie-inspired looks.
Keywords: fashion OPI products polish trends
January 1, 2008
Here are some links to articles and resources relating to the Vietnamese nail industry in the U.S.
Keywords: trends Vietnamese salon industry VietSALON
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.
Keywords: adding new services business continuing education minimizing stress preventing burnout
February 1, 2007
Women want to be a better version of themselves. They’re looking for products that will transform them, but they’re also looking for a great deal. At a recent trade show, The Benchmarking Company’s Alisa Marie Beyer presented these findings, found via a survey conducted by her beauty marketing research firm. Read on to find out what else the study showed — and how you can use it to your advantage.
Keywords: consumer product brands marketing/promotions retail merchandising retailing trends
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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February 1, 1997
We polled marketing experts, nail technicians, and salon owners for their best suggestions on how to find new customers…and keep the ones you have.
Keywords: building your clientele business building customer service organization techniques
September 1, 1994
Is a migrating workforce threatening the future of the nail industry? Or is it only a case of the strong surviving? A NAILS survey reveals what temptations and frustrations motivate nail technicians to leave the industry.
Keywords: industry attrition preventing burnout trends
July 1, 1989
A brief survey tells us that artificial services are your mainstays.
Keywords: computer systems enhancements odorless systems trends wraps