December 30, 2013 | Article
CJ Murray has learned plenty of tricks in her 26 years as a licensed nail tech. Chief among them was her wine-and-dine promotion that successfully upgraded clients from a $25 to a $45 pedicure, while also boosting retail sales.
December 27, 2013 | Article
Straight A’s for Our Top Q’s: With topics ranging from private label retail to proper mix ratios, nailsmag.com’s 10 most-viewed questions cover a lot of ground.
November 1, 2013 | Article
Whether you’re using them in your services or retailing them for use at home, clients will love the delightfully packaged single-use scrubs from BonBliss.
October 21, 2013 | Article
After losing her son’s godmother to breast cancer in June, Kamisha Winfield, owner of The Polished Stone Mobile Spa in Augusta, Ga., decided to make a difference.
October 20, 2013 | Article
Inspired by anti-chafing balms employed by runners, Sole Goddess glides onto feet to protect them from blisters and calluses caused by (fashionable but not ergonomic) shoes.
October 5, 2013 | Article
A bony growth on the side of the heel, Haglund’s deformity is often the result of wearing hard, inflexible shoes.
September 17, 2013 | Article
Nail Tech Vicki Peters will host a Level 1 — Certified Master Pedicure Class by Footlogix/North American School of Podology with industry expert Vicki Malo.
September 12, 2013 | Article
Booth renter Linda Prida has created a calming escape just minutes away from the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas Strip.
September 9, 2013 | Article
Hammertoe is a bending and hardening of the joints in the second, third, fourth, or fifth toes.
September 5, 2013 | Article
Client consultations give customers an opportunity to build trust and verbalize expectations. Learn why they’re important and how they improve the overall client experience.
August 30, 2013 | Article
The owner of Angelic Beauty Works in Dearborn Heights, Mich., nail tech and esthetician Ruth Windsor has written a pedicure manual for the professional technician that shares her years of experience.
August 30, 2013 | Article
Using heat or cold, TheraPED soothes swollen feet and reduces foot and toe pain by pampering and stretching sore feet.
August 19, 2013 | Article
“The scent of chocolate triggers the release of chemicals in the brain that produces a feeling similar to when one first falls in love,” says Dr. William Comiskey, N.D., founder and president of Keyano Aromatics, Inc., makers of the Chocolate Spa Collection.
July 2, 2013 | Article
Summer is prime time for nail care as more people wear open-toed shoes and take off their gloves. Sometimes a service in 100-degree temps is more about escaping the heat than it is about getting glammed up. Consider offering your clients cool-down services this season that combine relaxation and nail sophistication.
June 19, 2013 | Article
Tweezerman’s parent company Zwilling J.A. Henckels recently acquired Alessandro International, a professional global hand, foot, and nail care brand.