January 31, 2009
Estelina recommends beginning each pedicure with a dry filing of the feet. Then, when the service is almost complete, apply a foot scrub and file again.
Keywords: callus Estelina's foot files learning new techniques scrubs
January 1, 2009
It’s important to pay extra attention to callus filing, because when clients go home and feel the refreshing softness of their feet, they’ll realize that the only way to repeat this wonderful sensation is to go back for another pedicure.
Keywords: add-on services electric files files pedicures scrubs
September 1, 2008
Poshé’s Potion of Youth is suitable for people of all ages who are looking to either maintain youthful-looking skin or repair untimely skin damage.
Keywords: anti-aging lotions Poshe shea butter skin care
June 1, 2007
Absolutely! Complete knowledge on what to budget for, what to spend on, what to build out, what types of products and equipment to purchase, how to hire, what to charge, and when to look for professional advice are all vital to success. By understanding all these pieces to the puzzle, you’ll be well on your way.
Keywords: adding new services skin care
September 1, 2003
Think someone wiht athlete's foot would never come in for a pedicure? Think again. What you and your clients desdribe and treat as dry skin might actually be a mild, but still contagious, case of athlete's foot.
Keywords: athlete's foot feet foot disorders skin care
October 1, 2002
Taking a cue from a recent skin care trend — microdermabrasion systems — salons prove that having smoother; youthful-looking skin applies to other parts of the body as well, including the hands. And that’s a definite plus for nail technicians looking to enhance their services and profits.
Keywords: add-on services hand care hand facials manicure add-ons skin care
January 1, 2002
Dry, rough elbows may be a problem for some of your clients year-round, but winter is particularly harsh on skin and can exacerbate existing dryness in some clients and cause uncharacteristic dryness in others. Here, we detail what causes dry, scaly skin and what services you can provide to help treat it.
Keywords: dry skin skin care skin sensitivity
January 1, 2002
When the doctor is in, client expectations go up. How will the relatively new and still-small medical spa category impact your salon or spa? Consultants prescribe advanced education, enhanced awareness, and referral relationships.
Keywords: skin care spa treatments working with doctors
December 1, 2001
In the booming spa industry, skin and Nail care services go hand-in-hand. Some nail techs are even going back to school to get a second license as an esthetician. And with dual licenses, you’ll be coveted by salon owners and clients alike.
Keywords: estheticians skin care
May 1, 2000
For years, women (and men) have taken good cans of their faces. Now, they’re also starting to realize the importance of looking after their hands. We talked to several manufacturers and salons that are taking part in this fast-growing trend for nail care professionals.
Keywords: add-on services CND Cuccio Naturale elderly clients FPO
May 1, 1999
For salons willing to make the affordable investment in hair removal services, the payoff can mean a dollar per minute, per service for the salon and fast results for your clients.
Keywords: hair removal service pricing skin care waxing Worldwide Cosmetics
July 1, 1997
Adding skin care to your salon, whether it be full esthetic services or a simple retail product line, can help you attract one of the largest client demographics: baby boomers.
Keywords: adding new services estheticians skin care skin care retailling
July 1, 1993
As nail salons diversify their services, more and more are adding skin care.
Keywords: full-service salons skin care skin care retailling skin conditions skin sensitivity