Nail Tech Develops Her Own Gel-Polish Line
Those Who Can’t Do, Invent: Nail tech Joi Lambert, owner of Purjoi Nail Studio, turned to product development when she discovered her painting skills...
My Other Life: Athena Elliott, Rock Collector
Rocking Her World: Athena Elliott may be a bling and glitter gal in the salon, but put her out in nature and you’ll find her on the hunt for rocks and...
More Harmonious Workplace, Happier You
When taught in a business environment, Transcendental Meditation has been linked to reductions in absenteeism, ill health, and stress, and increases in...
Like Having Your Own E-Commerce Site
What if instead of buying from Amazon or Sephora, your clients followed your purchase recommendations and headed to the Loxa Beauty website —...
Easy Money, Square Deal
Square — makers of the popular mobile credit card reader — recently launched a program called Square Capital that can help small businesses...
Beware of the Fraud Liability Shift
Starting in October 2015, if you accept credit cards, you may be liable for any fraudulent activity related to certain transactions — not the bank, as...
My Other Life: Hope Szymanski, Power Rangers Toy Collector
A Trove of Toys: Nail tech Hope Szymanski and her boyfriend have bonded over a shared love of Power Rangers collectibles.
Tech Has a “Can-Do” Attitude
“I spend most of my weekends in late summer and fall canning home-grown organic foods,” says Jennifer Lutz, a tech at Tangles Hair and Nails in...
Nail Tech Trains Diabetic Alert Dog
Tech’s Passion Saves Lives: Salon owner Shari Finger penned a book about her experiences training a diabetic alert dog at home.
My Other Life: Yuko Jarowicz — Model, Actor, Extra
Success on the Set: New as she is to the business, nail tech Yuko Jarowicz earns more as an actor, extra, and model than she does as a tech.