My Other Life: Wendy Carlson, Costumer
Dressed to Thrill: “I was costuming when most people thought it was just for Halloween,” says nail tech Wendy Carlson of Designing Lines Salon...
Virtual Nail Tips Are Made to Order
Created by nail tech So Yong Yu using Dashing Diva’s Virtual Nail Tips, these full coverage nails can be applied by time-pressed clients at home.
Duri Cosmetics Marks 25th Anniversary
In January 1990, Faina Ritz and David Dubrow launched Duri Cosmetics with a single hair removal wax formulation. The formulation was a success and the...
New Guidelines Aim to Protect Your Respiratory Health
When it comes to healthy salon air, the new magic number is three. The Nail Manufacturers Council recently updated its guidelines to recommend a three-zone...
NAHA Now Accepting Entries for Nail Professional of the Year
The 2015 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) includes a new Nail Professional of the Year category.
Business Summit Aids Freelance Nail Techs
The PYP Freelance Business Development Summit offers business education to freelance beauty professionals working behind the scenes.
My Other Life: Michelle Fajdiga, Singer
Harmonic Convergence: Nail tech Michelle Fajdiga is part of a trio that sings jazz, blues, rockabilly, and even a bit of rock.
New York City Considers Letter Grades for Salons and Spas
New York City may create a new system of letter grades for cosmetology businesses similar to the system used for restaurants.
OPI Creates Custom Pink for Glossybox
OPI has come up with a unique nail polish shade that perfectly matches the classic Glossybox pink to go in the subscription company’s November box.
The High Road to Education Returns With Record Numbers
More than 60 nail professionals came together for a weekend of education and social interaction at the High Road to Education (HRTE) Buffalo on September...