[InternatioNAILS] United Kingdom: Booming Growth — And a Few Growing Pains
July 22, 2016
The nail industry in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland has exploded in recent years, with trendy, quick-service nail bars appearing on...
Nail Techs Turned Advocates
June 28, 2016
After building successful nail businesses, these techs set their sights on the greater good. From giving Georgia salon professionals a voice in...
[InternatioNAILS] Australia: Down Under, Nail Art Is Up
May 25, 2016
Manicures are the most requested nail service in Australia, and negative space and other trendy designs are so popular they’ve inspired the opening...
Turn Your Students Into Champions Via SkillsUSA Competitions
May 19, 2016
These contests, established in 1967, test students on real-world skills and connect them with potential employers. The Nail Care category lets students...
Nail Art Printers: to Bot or Not
May 17, 2016
As manufacturers ink deals to bring nail art printers to market, nail professionals should be aware of opportunities and threats surrounding...
[InternatioNAILS] Japan: Global Trendsetters
March 22, 2016
Known for developing nail styles and techniques that later spread throughout the world, the island nation understands the connection between nail art and...
[InternatioNAILS] Russia: Delivering Choice and Customization
March 18, 2016
Post-Soviet Union, the largest country in the world has a flourishing beauty industry. Choice and customization in nails are cherished, as are bold...
Reflexology: Healing With Your Touch
March 15, 2016
Offering deep relaxation and healing, reflexology is a natural addition to a nail tech’s skillset. Experts speak about the technical and business...
Don’t Get Burned: Understanding and Avoiding Heat Spikes
November 17, 2015
We take the temperature of the gel nail community about the pervasiveness of painful curing experiences, and also offer science-backed advice for how to...
How to Conquer the Commitment-Shy Client
August 19, 2015
Give yourself a leg up by getting more clients to commit to standing appointments. Our experts tell you how.