July 1, 2008
Michael Megna, CEO and co-founder of Backscratchers Salon Systems, discusses salon sanitation issues and the trend toward disposable products.
Nail tech Elise Pilkington became the overall UK Champion for 2008.
Embossing is a raised pattern that can look sophisticated and elegant on nails. Use it to match a client's nails to her purse or shoes.
Day-Glo shades are the hot shades for summer. Allure, Cosmopolitan, and InStyle all do major features on these sunglasses-required shades. Stock up with colors from CND, OPI, Jessica, Essie, and Orly.
June 17, 2008
In a story on worst gadgets ever, Wired says the "novelty wore off before the polish did" about Urban Decay.
June 3, 2008
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Continuing show season, America’s Beauty Show (formerly the Chicago Midwest Beauty Show) took place March 1-3, 2008.
June 1, 2008
This is a list of all the competitors who have been on NAILS Top 25 Competitors list since we started it in 1993. The years in the parentheses represent the years the competitor ranked in the top 25 spots. To see a year-by-year breakdown of the Top 25 click here.
Below is a history of the Top 25 Nail Competitors since NAILS has been tracking competitions in 1993. The number to the left of competitor’s name represents rank, then competitor’s name. For a listing of all competitors and the years they’ve won, click here.
June 1, 2008
A four page, full-color feature on foot care and nail styles show off the best looking feet.
Do you carry Tweezerman's cute polka-dotted tweezers for impulse buyers?
Dillard's ad for silver flip-flops shows gorgeous silver nails on a perfect pedicure.
May 16, 2008
OPI's celebrity manicurist does American Idol.
May 15, 2008
Nordic Care stuffs goodie bags with Skin Conditioner.
Cosmetic companies host Man of the Year contest.
Poshe gets ink in Allure, Harper's, and Star.
Feathered Friends7 photos
Frozen: Icicle Nail Art Ideas20 photos
An inflammatory condition of the skin characterized by redness, itching, and oozing vesicular lesions, which become scaly, crusted, or hardened.
Am I losing my touch applying acrylics?
Should I have a TV in my salon?
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
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