October 1, 2007
An expanded version of our October article, this handy guide to homemade soaks, scrubs, masks, and more, features four bonus recipes.
Keywords: manicures natural ingredients natural nail care pedicures service recipes
July 1, 2007
Spa parties can be a huge money-maker for your salon. NAILS takes the guesswork out of hosting the perfect soiree, providing you with suggested food, decor, services, and more for five fabulous themed parties.
Keywords: holidays seasonal services Signature Services
January 1, 2007
Your feet and senses will delight in this tropical refresher rich in coconut and fruit.
Keywords: pedicures Signature Services
November 1, 2006
Inspired by the Mojito — a classic Cuban cocktail that includes mint leaves, lime juice, sugar, white rum, and club soda — this service features natural ingredients that lift the spirit and energize the senses.
Keywords: citrus-themed services cocktail themed services pedicures Signature Services
January 1, 2006
How seven salons use indulgent pedicure services to increase their profits.
Keywords: add-on services pedicure areas pedicures seasonal services Signature Services
June 1, 2005
Like a tall, cold glass of fresh-squeezed lemonade for feet, the Lemon Drop Pedicure is good and good for you.
Keywords: citrus-themed services Essie Estelina's natural ingredients pedicures
December 1, 2002
Pedicures serve many purposes from the therapeutic to the beautifying to the pampering. Here we show you how to customize your services to the special needs and desires of pedicure clients in need of a touch up, an overhaul, or simply an hour of luxury.
Keywords: adding new services add-on services foot soaks hair removal massage
April 1, 2001
Cleopatra was onto something with her milk and honey baths. According to the National Honey Board, honey has antioxidant properties that protect and rejuvenate the skin, while its hydrogen peroxide properties aid in cleansing.
Keywords: honey ingredients service recipes
September 1, 2000
This column will talk about services and ticks that occur in the “real world” of nail services
Keywords: CND French manicures
November 1, 1999
Looking to liven up your holiday gift offerings? Any of these three unique foot services are sure to go straight to the heart of any gift recipient this holiday season.
Keywords: pedicures spa pedicures
February 1, 1997
We may not be magicians, but nail technicians can create what our clients think is "magic." The most dramatic illusions are achieved on clients with nails that are bitten, ski-jump-shaped, fan-shaped, or flat.
Keywords: acrylics nail biting ski jump nails tip application