April 1, 2009
In the glitzy entertainment destination of South Beach, Fla., a former model’s salons — Lace Nail Lab and Lace Beauty Lab — become high-end neighborhood hangouts.
Keywords: celebrities Essie marketing/promotions salon decor/design salon profiles
March 1, 2009
Julie Nguyen, owner and founder of Blu Water Day Spa, has plenty of experience in the beauty industry. Coming to the United States when she was 16 and building on the beauty training she received in Vietnam, she worked in hair, then nails and cosmetics, and was quickly able to purchase her own salon.
Keywords: add-on services Business charity Maryland natural nail care
February 1, 2009
The newly opened Vanity Beauty Lounge in San Francisco is part sexy boudoir, part Manhattan lounge, and all nails-focused glamour. The design of the manicure-pedicure area of the 1,400-sq.-ft. salon makes it the ideal place for bachelorette parties and a dramatic escape from the pressures of the Financial District where the salon is located.
Keywords: pedicure areas remodeling salon decor/design salon furnishings salon profiles
February 1, 2009
Lady La’s Too Nail and Hair Salon in Highland, Mich., draws clients due to its unique location. Built in the LaFontaine Buick Pontiac GMC Cadillac dealership as a convenience to customers, it gets 95% of its clients from the dealership. Although only open for a few months, the salon already has repeat clients coming just for its services.
Keywords: alternative careers salon decor/design salon profiles
January 1, 2009
Salons of this caliber generally are months, if not years, in the making. Panache Salon+Spa was created in eight days!
Keywords: On The Road salon decor/design salon profiles
November 1, 2008
Joi Nail Spa in Berkeley, Calif., enriches its community with a unique assortment of services, including authentic Chinese reflexology.
Keywords: eco-conscious salons massage mommy and me manicures natural ingredients reflexology
October 1, 2008
Location breeds a handful of challenges and rewards for Island Girl Nails in Clinton, Wash.
Keywords: Business salon profiles Washington
October 1, 2008
Managing Editor Sree Roy says, " As a new resident of Long Beach’s Belmont Shore neighborhood, I’m frequently asked for my nail salon recommendation. I'm happy to say I finally have an answer."
Keywords: boutique nail salon nails-only salons On The Road opening a new salon salon decor/design
August 1, 2008
Mani Pedi Cutie! caters to moms and daughters - providing them with their own individual space and needs.
Keywords: boutique nail salon On The Road pedicure areas salon furnishings salon parties
July 1, 2008
Fleur de Lys in Portland keeps it simple, cozy, and consistent.
Keywords: boutique nail salon salon decor/design salon profiles
June 1, 2008
Light blue walls, natural bamboo elements, and a crystal chandelier give off a fresh feeling in this cute shabby chic salon.
Keywords: day spa On The Road salon decor/design salon profiles Signature Services
March 1, 2008
A good manicure or pedicure should make clients feel special and pampered. Some services push the boundaries in terms of techniques, ingredients, and price to make them exceptional. Take a look at these services that go above and beyond.
Keywords: add-on services customer service day spa deluxe manicures deluxe pedicures
February 1, 2008
A one-stop shop for luxury, the Japanese-inspired Ville de Coco nail salon is nestled on the ground floor of one of Waikiki’s most popular hotels, bringing in guests from around the world.
Keywords: aromatherapy customer service full-service salons Japanese nail industry salon decor/design
October 1, 2007
Sweet Lily Natural Nail Spa & Boutique in New York City offers a pleasant escape from the dust, dirt, and grime of downtown Manhattan. Thanks to owner Donna Perillo’s sanitary and natural nail care methods, people can step inside and get a breath of fresh air.
Keywords: salon decor/design salon profiles
August 1, 2007
M&M Nails & Wellness Center wins 2007 Salon of the Year award. Owner Maisie Dunbar calls it "the pinnacle of my nail career."
Keywords: CND continuing education customer service marketing/promotions private labeling