Funding Your Salon
Before the ribbon cutting, before the first appointment is booked, and before the lights get turned on, you’ve got to find the financial muscle to make...
Is Ours a Risky Business?
After almost three decades, a rare diagnosis prompts one nail tech to ask the question, “Is this related to my work?” In an effort to shed some l...
Quiz: Should You Stay or Should You Go?
Things aren’t ideal at your current salon. Should you stick it out or pack your sculpting brushes and make a clean break? Take our purely unscientific ...
Sanitation Checklist: What to Do When…
In a perfect world we would be able to press a “self-clean” button whenever needed.
Nail Down Habits to Beat Work-Related Stress
Though it’s no laughing matter, when you are ready to pull your hair out and run screaming from the salon, it’s time to rethink your strategy. Ta...
How Do You Rate?
Salon owners have more control of their online reputations than you might think. Up the interaction on consumer review sites to get ...
Natural, Organic, Cruelty-Free — What Does It All Mean?
Navigating the myriad of claims in the cosmetic world may leave you wondering what these terms mean and who sets the standard. You’ll find it’s n...
Hit Pinterest to Build Salon Interest
In just two years, Pinterest has amassed more than 10 million users. With a record like that, it’s a place where salons should...
Test Your Sanitation Knowledge
Take this quick quiz to see where you stand on sanitation. Pencil ready? Get set. Go.
It’s OK to drool a bit when you read over decadent salon menus. Here are a handful of tempting treats dished out by fellow nail professionals.