May 20, 2013
Clients can dare to bare their natural nails with the help of Dermelect Cosmeceuticals’ Nail Recovery System.
May 2, 2013
Nail tech and salon owner Maisie Dunbar provides tips on proper cuticle care and dead-skin removal when manicuring.
April 19, 2013
Designer Nail Art System allows you to easily create polish swirl designs in multiple colors in just minutes.
August 15, 2012
Natural nail services are seeing a sizeable upswing in popularity in salons right now, and clever techs can capitalize on this new wave of “back-to-basics” clients with great manicuring fundamentals and some little extra touches.
June 14, 2012
Glamour magazine shares a step-by-step guide on how to give a quick and simple polish-less mani. Perfect for male clients or customers who want their nails looking fabulously natural.
March 29, 2012
Food staples in your kitchen can be blended to create scrubs or masks to personalize any mani or pedi. Healing properties in the food benefit the skin, and nature’s comforting aromas soothe the soul.
March 15, 2012
Fōm is a useful foam product designed for manicurists, so much so that the company says the name is an acronym for “friends of manicurists.”
September 16, 2011
The Nano Series by Kinetics is made of four expert formulas that provide therapy for every nail type.
May 23, 2011
GoNails is the first dermatologist-backed clinically researched nail and cuticle treatment cream. GoNails works to strengthen and grow nails, as well as heal cuticles.
May 21, 2011
SpaRitual has released Handprint Hand Serum, which contains botanical antioxidants to slow the effects of environmental damage, while restoring the skin’s elasticity, soft texture, and complexion.
January 14, 2011
Self chats with Jin Soon Choi, of Jin Soon Natural Hand and Foot Spas, on how to revive dull and brittle post-winter nails.
December 1, 2010
Nail Tek’s Hydration Therapy Anti-Aging Spa Natural Nail Manicure is an effective treatment to keep your clients’ hands young-looking. Nail Tek’s Foaming Skin
November 22, 2010
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Westerners are cultivating an appreciation for the ancient Eastern philosophies and practices. Here are some Eastern twists on a few salon services.
November 16, 2010
Not all nails are perfect. Some are thin, some are ridged, and some have cracks and tears. But luckily techs have a number of natural nail products to strengthen and treat a variety of nails. Here’s a quick guide from Nail Tek’s Mary Jo Zwirowski.
October 18, 2010
Redbook magazine suggests the use of a daily hand scrub to counteract dark spots on hands in 43 Ways to Look Younger.
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VietSalon - May/June 2013
Salon Start-Up Guide 2012
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