<p>OPI guest artist Vu Nguyen demonstates his nail art expertise on NAILS Magazine's Cyndy Drummey.</p>

OPI guest artist Vu Nguyen demonstates his nail art expertise on NAILS Magazine's Cyndy Drummey.

<p>Orly&rsquo;s Jeff Pink invented the French manicure and is recognized for his many contributions to the industry during the show. &ldquo;They say, &lsquo;It all started with Pink. I say, &lsquo;It all started with you,&rsquo;&rdquo; Pink told the crowd.</p>

Orly’s Jeff Pink invented the French manicure and is recognized for his many contributions to the industry during the show. “They say, ‘It all started with Pink. I say, ‘It all started with you,’” Pink told the crowd.

<p>&ldquo;It all started with Pink.&rdquo; &mdash; Jeff Pink, that is, pictured here (far left) with daughter Shanee and son Tal, as they unveil one facet of the company&rsquo;s new look, a sophisticated painting of Pink himself.</p>

“It all started with Pink.” — Jeff Pink, that is, pictured here (far left) with daughter Shanee and son Tal, as they unveil one facet of the company’s new look, a sophisticated painting of Pink himself.

<p>NAILS&rsquo; Sree Roy tries out Shooting Star&rsquo;s new Multi-Spa 3 in 1 Nail Spa, which replaces the soaking bowl, massages fingers/exfoliates cuticles, and removes gel-polish with a brushing motion.</p>

NAILS’ Sree Roy tries out Shooting Star’s new Multi-Spa 3 in 1 Nail Spa, which replaces the soaking bowl, massages fingers/exfoliates cuticles, and removes gel-polish with a brushing motion.

<p>The Morgan Taylor team of Alesia Lanzo, Jennifer Salazar, Taylor Daniel, Don Kittleson, Morgan Haile, Amy MacGregor, and Thao Nguyen met with attendees at the company&rsquo;s first time at Cosmoprof.</p>

The Morgan Taylor team of Alesia Lanzo, Jennifer Salazar, Taylor Daniel, Don Kittleson, Morgan Haile, Amy MacGregor, and Thao Nguyen met with attendees at the company’s first time at Cosmoprof.

<p>LeChat&rsquo;s Newton Luu is in the &ldquo;mood&rdquo; for great gel-polish colors.</p>

LeChat’s Newton Luu is in the “mood” for great gel-polish colors.

<p>Dee Nguyen, Jamie Stiely, Leslie Randall, and Vicki Heller are excited about the launch of Entity Beauty&rsquo;s new LED-cured gel on September 1.</p>

Dee Nguyen, Jamie Stiely, Leslie Randall, and Vicki Heller are excited about the launch of Entity Beauty’s new LED-cured gel on September 1.

<p class="normal">Virginia and Ian Ramsey explain the benefits of natural fungus treatment Citrusway.</p>

Virginia and Ian Ramsey explain the benefits of natural fungus treatment Citrusway.

<p>Young Nails' Greg Salo grins his infectious smile at the company's booth.</p>

Young Nails' Greg Salo grins his infectious smile at the company's booth.

<p class="normal">Max Wexler, Duccio Campagnoli, and Fabio Rossello speak to the press at the PBA lunch.</p>

Max Wexler, Duccio Campagnoli, and Fabio Rossello speak to the press at the PBA lunch.

<p class="normal">Daniela Ciocan, marketing director of Cosmoprof North America, addresses attendees at the PBA lunch.</p>

Daniela Ciocan, marketing director of Cosmoprof North America, addresses attendees at the PBA lunch.

<p class="normal">Sharon Mullarkey proudly holds up Pampered Perch&rsquo;s mentions in NAILS.</p>

Sharon Mullarkey proudly holds up Pampered Perch’s mentions in NAILS.

<p class="normal">Minxes Janice Jordan (far left) and Dawn Lynch-Goodwin (second to right) show off their nails alongside Cosmopolitan nail tech Lisa Delegge (second from left) and NAILS senior editor Beth Livesay (far right).</p>

Minxes Janice Jordan (far left) and Dawn Lynch-Goodwin (second to right) show off their nails alongside Cosmopolitan nail tech Lisa Delegge (second from left) and NAILS senior editor Beth Livesay (far right).

<p class="normal">Heather Newhouse, Michael Le, and Megan Eaton effuse about the many innovations at Millenia Productions/La Palm Products.</p>

Heather Newhouse, Michael Le, and Megan Eaton effuse about the many innovations at Millenia Productions/La Palm Products.

<p class="normal">Jill McMurray (left) and Arpa Sezgin show off what&rsquo;s new at It&rsquo;s So Easy.</p>

Jill McMurray (left) and Arpa Sezgin show off what’s new at It’s So Easy.

<p>Brand manager Dinh Pham is all smiles next to IBD&rsquo;s lacquer line.</p>

Brand manager Dinh Pham is all smiles next to IBD’s lacquer line.

<p class="normal">Brett and Jessica Boyer introduce Tat&rsquo;z Nail&rsquo;z nail art printer to salon owners and nail techs.</p>

Brett and Jessica Boyer introduce Tat’z Nail’z nail art printer to salon owners and nail techs.

<p>Regina Rodriguez&rsquo;s outfit matches the bright colors at Gigi.</p>

Regina Rodriguez’s outfit matches the bright colors at Gigi.

<p>Esthetician Kate Tart begins a skin analysis at the Derma E booth.</p>

Esthetician Kate Tart begins a skin analysis at the Derma E booth.

<p class="normal">Mihaela Gradina and Lavinia Giorgiasilvason make nail stamping look fun at the MoYou booth.</p>

Mihaela Gradina and Lavinia Giorgiasilvason make nail stamping look fun at the MoYou booth.

<p>Hannah Lee met with Orly's John Galea.</p>

Hannah Lee met with Orly's John Galea.

<p>Jessica Vartoughian introduced new polish collections at Cosmoprof.</p>

Jessica Vartoughian introduced new polish collections at Cosmoprof.

<p>President of NSI Eastern Europe Grazyna Brylowska with Anastasia Luksha, an NSI educator.</p>

President of NSI Eastern Europe Grazyna Brylowska with Anastasia Luksha, an NSI educator.

<p>J&amp;A&rsquo;s Mike Ahn, Marcus Hahn, and CEO Yun Kim promoted the J&amp;A Pacific Pedicure Spa.</p>

J&A’s Mike Ahn, Marcus Hahn, and CEO Yun Kim promoted the J&A Pacific Pedicure Spa.

<p>La Palm Spa Product's marketing coordinator Megan Eaton and creative director Heather Newhouse.&nbsp;</p>

La Palm Spa Product's marketing coordinator Megan Eaton and creative director Heather Newhouse. 

<p>James Chang of Ikonna and nail tech Albee Chen demonstrated how to use the brand's newest artist gel, AnGel.&nbsp;</p>

James Chang of Ikonna and nail tech Albee Chen demonstrated how to use the brand's newest artist gel, AnGel. 

<p>Beth Livesay chats with Jenn Norman of Derma E before receiving a comprehensive skin analysis, one of the many perks the company offered to show attendees.&nbsp;</p>

Beth Livesay chats with Jenn Norman of Derma E before receiving a comprehensive skin analysis, one of the many perks the company offered to show attendees. 

<p>James Adcock and Johnny Ngo stand by one of Whale Spa&rsquo;s new models, the Alden Crystal.</p>

James Adcock and Johnny Ngo stand by one of Whale Spa’s new models, the Alden Crystal.

<p>Elva Harrison shows off Color Club's new look.&nbsp;</p>

Elva Harrison shows off Color Club's new look. 

<p>Nail techs Gigi Le and Tiffany Le greeted passersby at Cacee's booth.&nbsp;</p>

Nail techs Gigi Le and Tiffany Le greeted passersby at Cacee's booth. 

<p>Claudia Adler showcases Barielle's fall and winter collections for 2013.&nbsp;</p>

Claudia Adler showcases Barielle's fall and winter collections for 2013. 

<p>Abby McPherson and Alanna Littlepage of American International Industries' public relations department.&nbsp;</p>

Abby McPherson and Alanna Littlepage of American International Industries' public relations department. 

<p>CND co-founder Jan Arnold poses for a photo with VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham where Arnold unveiled a new Beauty Changes Lives scholarship honoring actress Tippi Hedren.</p>

CND co-founder Jan Arnold poses for a photo with VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham where Arnold unveiled a new Beauty Changes Lives scholarship honoring actress Tippi Hedren.

<p>Alfalfa Nail Supply brothers Hien Ton, Dat Ton, and Charlie Ton held special promotions throughout the weekend.</p>

Alfalfa Nail Supply brothers Hien Ton, Dat Ton, and Charlie Ton held special promotions throughout the weekend.

<p>Noubar Abrahamian and Aimee promoted the Nubar line of nail polish and Gelicure soak-off gel-polish.</p>

Noubar Abrahamian and Aimee promoted the Nubar line of nail polish and Gelicure soak-off gel-polish.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham found Nail Superstore&rsquo;s Kevin Huynh perusing the Cosmoprof aisles.</p>

Spotted on the show floor: VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham found Nail Superstore’s Kevin Huynh perusing the Cosmoprof aisles.

<p>Tom and Hana Wohlstadter from Hana Nails in Marina Del Ray, Calif.</p>

Tom and Hana Wohlstadter from Hana Nails in Marina Del Ray, Calif.

<p>Mary Baughman met with Bodipure&rsquo;s Jonathan Yoo and Jong Suh, who promoted their new Keratin waterless pedicure disposable gloves and socks.</p>

Mary Baughman met with Bodipure’s Jonathan Yoo and Jong Suh, who promoted their new Keratin waterless pedicure disposable gloves and socks.

<p>Zoya founder Zoya Reyzis takes time out of her busy schedule to meet and greet with show attendees, including NAILS&rsquo; Sree Roy.</p>

Zoya founder Zoya Reyzis takes time out of her busy schedule to meet and greet with show attendees, including NAILS’ Sree Roy.

<p>T4&rsquo;s Thuy Mai, Phuong Nguyen, Nhung Mai, Trang Ngo, Tammy Gee, and Jimmy Nguyen promoted T4&rsquo;s Stellar pedicure chair on a makeshift pedicure chair runway at their booth.</p>

T4’s Thuy Mai, Phuong Nguyen, Nhung Mai, Trang Ngo, Tammy Gee, and Jimmy Nguyen promoted T4’s Stellar pedicure chair on a makeshift pedicure chair runway at their booth.

<p>Nail Factory&rsquo;s Adrian Loza helps Olga Lazarenko demo the company&rsquo;s gel-polish products. The nine-year-old Guadalajara-based company is entering the U.S. market for the first time.</p>

Nail Factory’s Adrian Loza helps Olga Lazarenko demo the company’s gel-polish products. The nine-year-old Guadalajara-based company is entering the U.S. market for the first time.

<p>Queen Nails &amp; Spa&rsquo;s Phuoc Dam and his wife Hong Anh drove in from Westminster, Calif., for a day of sightseeing at Cosmoprof.</p>

Queen Nails & Spa’s Phuoc Dam and his wife Hong Anh drove in from Westminster, Calif., for a day of sightseeing at Cosmoprof.

<p>Hand &amp; Nail Harmony CEO Danny Haile, vice president Gari-Dawn Tingler, and executive VP David Daniel</p>

Hand & Nail Harmony CEO Danny Haile, vice president Gari-Dawn Tingler, and executive VP David Daniel

<p>Cuccio Natural&eacute; displayed a wide range of the company's lotions, masks, and body butter products.</p>

Cuccio Naturalé displayed a wide range of the company's lotions, masks, and body butter products.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: Thanh Nguyen, Bao Nguyen, and Henry Duong, friends and the creators of Nails4Viet.com, attends Cosmoprof for the first time in years.</p>

Spotted on the show floor: Thanh Nguyen, Bao Nguyen, and Henry Duong, friends and the creators of Nails4Viet.com, attends Cosmoprof for the first time in years.

<p>Bio Seaweed Gel&rsquo;s Sarah Luu, Linda Giang, Amy Giang, Hellen Luu, and Mitchell Vasil show off the company&rsquo;s many gel-polish colors.</p>

Bio Seaweed Gel’s Sarah Luu, Linda Giang, Amy Giang, Hellen Luu, and Mitchell Vasil show off the company’s many gel-polish colors.

<p>Bella Forma&rsquo;s Mayumi Mikami, Masahito Takebayashi, Aki Matsuba, Marnie Hadley, John Hadley, and Fumihiro Kato promoted the company&rsquo;s traditional gel and Vetro gel-polish products.</p>

Bella Forma’s Mayumi Mikami, Masahito Takebayashi, Aki Matsuba, Marnie Hadley, John Hadley, and Fumihiro Kato promoted the company’s traditional gel and Vetro gel-polish products.

<p>At the show, Mundial's commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduced Impala, the brand's polish line, to the U.S. market.</p>

At the show, Mundial's commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduced Impala, the brand's polish line, to the U.S. market.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: Lexor&rsquo;s Jennifer Nguyen, Quang Nguyen, and Kyle Edelmaier spent a day walking the show.</p>

Spotted on the show floor: Lexor’s Jennifer Nguyen, Quang Nguyen, and Kyle Edelmaier spent a day walking the show.

<p>Artistic Nail Design head educator Teresa Wise and brand manager Kim Duenas</p>

Artistic Nail Design head educator Teresa Wise and brand manager Kim Duenas

<p>The Kupa Team pose in front of their colorful new booth, from left to right: Sindy Mark, Richard Hurter, Sarah Kuzma, Vicki Peters, and Robert Arthur.</p>

The Kupa Team pose in front of their colorful new booth, from left to right: Sindy Mark, Richard Hurter, Sarah Kuzma, Vicki Peters, and Robert Arthur.

<p>Jennifer Dang, Fiona Bui, Ana Katrina Tan, Michael Duong, Trieu Doan, and Daniel Ly represent Glam and Glits Nail Design.</p>

Jennifer Dang, Fiona Bui, Ana Katrina Tan, Michael Duong, Trieu Doan, and Daniel Ly represent Glam and Glits Nail Design.

<p>Sisters Natalie and Vicki Peters met with Belava&rsquo;s Natalie Zolotnik to see Belava&rsquo;s pedicure chairs that hold their heater/massager unit.</p>

Sisters Natalie and Vicki Peters met with Belava’s Natalie Zolotnik to see Belava’s pedicure chairs that hold their heater/massager unit.

<p>ENP&rsquo;s Brian Loard, Christine Orozetny, Jon Orozetny, and Brandon Rodriguez promoted the company&rsquo;s new Gella polish collection, an addition to their Gella gel-polish line.</p>

ENP’s Brian Loard, Christine Orozetny, Jon Orozetny, and Brandon Rodriguez promoted the company’s new Gella polish collection, an addition to their Gella gel-polish line.

<p>Jessica Cosmetics&rsquo; Peter welcomed attendees to their booth.</p>

Jessica Cosmetics’ Peter welcomed attendees to their booth.

<p>Today&rsquo;s Products represented in full force with Veronica Smigielski, Taylor Ta, Christine Tran, Tony Ta, Ann Nguyen, Nancy Tran, and Sherina Tran.</p>

Today’s Products represented in full force with Veronica Smigielski, Taylor Ta, Christine Tran, Tony Ta, Ann Nguyen, Nancy Tran, and Sherina Tran.

<p>LeChat&rsquo;s Carlos Torres, Blanca Reyes, Jacky Truong, and Jenny Nguyen welcomed attendees to their booth and to their many new products.</p>

LeChat’s Carlos Torres, Blanca Reyes, Jacky Truong, and Jenny Nguyen welcomed attendees to their booth and to their many new products.

<p>At the Robanda booth, Glen Hawkins shows off the new Omega Labs polish colors, which include mattes, metallics, and glitters.</p>

At the Robanda booth, Glen Hawkins shows off the new Omega Labs polish colors, which include mattes, metallics, and glitters.

<p>The KM Nails team promoted some of their many products at the show.</p>

The KM Nails team promoted some of their many products at the show.

<p>Blue Co&rsquo;s Alan Murphy and Leslie Roste promoted some of the company&rsquo;s many products, including Barbicide.</p>

Blue Co’s Alan Murphy and Leslie Roste promoted some of the company’s many products, including Barbicide.

<p>Contego Spa&rsquo;s Lindsey Ta, Leena Nhan, Gale Marie, Paul Bogart, Michelle Ta, and Peter Ta gave demonstrations of the Contego pedicure chair that functions with the company&rsquo;s disposable liners.</p>

Contego Spa’s Lindsey Ta, Leena Nhan, Gale Marie, Paul Bogart, Michelle Ta, and Peter Ta gave demonstrations of the Contego pedicure chair that functions with the company’s disposable liners.

<p>Aiko&rsquo;s Hung Nguyen, Cindh Thinh, Kim Tran, and Timmy Thien Trinh promoted the company&rsquo;s new Aiko Aigel soak-off gel-polish.</p>

Aiko’s Hung Nguyen, Cindh Thinh, Kim Tran, and Timmy Thien Trinh promoted the company’s new Aiko Aigel soak-off gel-polish.

<p>Sisters JoAnn Diprete and Susan Carroll offered attendees the chance to sanitize their hands with Ultronics&rsquo; hand sanitizer.</p>

Sisters JoAnn Diprete and Susan Carroll offered attendees the chance to sanitize their hands with Ultronics’ hand sanitizer.

<p>Lamoon Beauty&rsquo;s James Nguyen, Sophia Tran, Janine Tran, and Don Tran helped attendees to some of the company&rsquo;s many fun Precision nail polish collections.</p>

Lamoon Beauty’s James Nguyen, Sophia Tran, Janine Tran, and Don Tran helped attendees to some of the company’s many fun Precision nail polish collections.

<p>Graham Professional&rsquo;s Debbie Schlise demos the company&rsquo;s HandsDown nail wraps for Nails4Viet.com&rsquo;s Henry Duong and Bao Nguyen.</p>

Graham Professional’s Debbie Schlise demos the company’s HandsDown nail wraps for Nails4Viet.com’s Henry Duong and Bao Nguyen.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: nail artist Tom Tran, Mary Baughman, salon owner Alexis Nguyen, and Misa Cosmetics siblings Ann and Lan Tran.</p>

Spotted on the show floor: nail artist Tom Tran, Mary Baughman, salon owner Alexis Nguyen, and Misa Cosmetics siblings Ann and Lan Tran.

<p>Joseph Pham (left) and Hoang Duong (right) chatted with Amazing Nail Concepts&rsquo; Maya and Eric Huynh.</p>

Joseph Pham (left) and Hoang Duong (right) chatted with Amazing Nail Concepts’ Maya and Eric Huynh.

<p>AYC&rsquo;s VP of sales team Herald Masih and Huy Nguyen pose for a photo in front of the company&rsquo;s Berkley reception desk.</p>

AYC’s VP of sales team Herald Masih and Huy Nguyen pose for a photo in front of the company’s Berkley reception desk.

<p>Footlogix&rsquo;s Dr. Katharin von Gavel, Grace Burzese, and Murray Smith</p>

Footlogix’s Dr. Katharin von Gavel, Grace Burzese, and Murray Smith

<p>The three-year-old company New Stars promoted its pedicure chairs for the first time at Cosmoprof. From left to right: Kevin Le, Michael Son, Thang Chau, Mei Ye, Quang Nguyen, Duc Nguyen, Kenny Vu, and Con Yap.</p>

The three-year-old company New Stars promoted its pedicure chairs for the first time at Cosmoprof. From left to right: Kevin Le, Michael Son, Thang Chau, Mei Ye, Quang Nguyen, Duc Nguyen, Kenny Vu, and Con Yap.

<p>Mundial&rsquo;s commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduce Impala, the brand&rsquo;s polish line, to the U.S. market.</p>

Mundial’s commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduce Impala, the brand’s polish line, to the U.S. market.

<p>Alfalfa president Dat Ton (center) congratulates Tommy and Helen Nguyen of Lenox Beauty Supply, who won a free pedicure spa chair from the company.</p>

Alfalfa president Dat Ton (center) congratulates Tommy and Helen Nguyen of Lenox Beauty Supply, who won a free pedicure spa chair from the company.

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OPI guest artist Vu Nguyen demonstates his nail art expertise on NAILS Magazine's Cyndy Drummey.

<p>Orly&rsquo;s Jeff Pink invented the French manicure and is recognized for his many contributions to the industry during the show. &ldquo;They say, &lsquo;It all started with Pink. I say, &lsquo;It all started with you,&rsquo;&rdquo; Pink told the crowd.</p>
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Orly’s Jeff Pink invented the French manicure and is recognized for his many contributions to the industry during the show. “They say, ‘It all started with Pink. I say, ‘It all started with you,’” Pink told the crowd.

<p>&ldquo;It all started with Pink.&rdquo; &mdash; Jeff Pink, that is, pictured here (far left) with daughter Shanee and son Tal, as they unveil one facet of the company&rsquo;s new look, a sophisticated painting of Pink himself.</p>
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“It all started with Pink.” — Jeff Pink, that is, pictured here (far left) with daughter Shanee and son Tal, as they unveil one facet of the company’s new look, a sophisticated painting of Pink himself.

<p>NAILS&rsquo; Sree Roy tries out Shooting Star&rsquo;s new Multi-Spa 3 in 1 Nail Spa, which replaces the soaking bowl, massages fingers/exfoliates cuticles, and removes gel-polish with a brushing motion.</p>
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NAILS’ Sree Roy tries out Shooting Star’s new Multi-Spa 3 in 1 Nail Spa, which replaces the soaking bowl, massages fingers/exfoliates cuticles, and removes gel-polish with a brushing motion.

<p>The Morgan Taylor team of Alesia Lanzo, Jennifer Salazar, Taylor Daniel, Don Kittleson, Morgan Haile, Amy MacGregor, and Thao Nguyen met with attendees at the company&rsquo;s first time at Cosmoprof.</p>
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The Morgan Taylor team of Alesia Lanzo, Jennifer Salazar, Taylor Daniel, Don Kittleson, Morgan Haile, Amy MacGregor, and Thao Nguyen met with attendees at the company’s first time at Cosmoprof.

<p>LeChat&rsquo;s Newton Luu is in the &ldquo;mood&rdquo; for great gel-polish colors.</p>
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LeChat’s Newton Luu is in the “mood” for great gel-polish colors.

<p>Dee Nguyen, Jamie Stiely, Leslie Randall, and Vicki Heller are excited about the launch of Entity Beauty&rsquo;s new LED-cured gel on September 1.</p>
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Dee Nguyen, Jamie Stiely, Leslie Randall, and Vicki Heller are excited about the launch of Entity Beauty’s new LED-cured gel on September 1.

<p class="normal">Virginia and Ian Ramsey explain the benefits of natural fungus treatment Citrusway.</p>
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Virginia and Ian Ramsey explain the benefits of natural fungus treatment Citrusway.

<p>Young Nails' Greg Salo grins his infectious smile at the company's booth.</p>
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Young Nails' Greg Salo grins his infectious smile at the company's booth.

<p class="normal">Max Wexler, Duccio Campagnoli, and Fabio Rossello speak to the press at the PBA lunch.</p>
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Max Wexler, Duccio Campagnoli, and Fabio Rossello speak to the press at the PBA lunch.

<p class="normal">Daniela Ciocan, marketing director of Cosmoprof North America, addresses attendees at the PBA lunch.</p>
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Daniela Ciocan, marketing director of Cosmoprof North America, addresses attendees at the PBA lunch.

<p class="normal">Sharon Mullarkey proudly holds up Pampered Perch&rsquo;s mentions in NAILS.</p>
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Sharon Mullarkey proudly holds up Pampered Perch’s mentions in NAILS.

<p class="normal">Minxes Janice Jordan (far left) and Dawn Lynch-Goodwin (second to right) show off their nails alongside Cosmopolitan nail tech Lisa Delegge (second from left) and NAILS senior editor Beth Livesay (far right).</p>
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Minxes Janice Jordan (far left) and Dawn Lynch-Goodwin (second to right) show off their nails alongside Cosmopolitan nail tech Lisa Delegge (second from left) and NAILS senior editor Beth Livesay (far right).

<p class="normal">Heather Newhouse, Michael Le, and Megan Eaton effuse about the many innovations at Millenia Productions/La Palm Products.</p>
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Heather Newhouse, Michael Le, and Megan Eaton effuse about the many innovations at Millenia Productions/La Palm Products.

<p class="normal">Jill McMurray (left) and Arpa Sezgin show off what&rsquo;s new at It&rsquo;s So Easy.</p>
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Jill McMurray (left) and Arpa Sezgin show off what’s new at It’s So Easy.

<p>Brand manager Dinh Pham is all smiles next to IBD&rsquo;s lacquer line.</p>
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Brand manager Dinh Pham is all smiles next to IBD’s lacquer line.

<p class="normal">Brett and Jessica Boyer introduce Tat&rsquo;z Nail&rsquo;z nail art printer to salon owners and nail techs.</p>
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Brett and Jessica Boyer introduce Tat’z Nail’z nail art printer to salon owners and nail techs.

<p>Regina Rodriguez&rsquo;s outfit matches the bright colors at Gigi.</p>
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Regina Rodriguez’s outfit matches the bright colors at Gigi.

<p>Esthetician Kate Tart begins a skin analysis at the Derma E booth.</p>
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Esthetician Kate Tart begins a skin analysis at the Derma E booth.

<p class="normal">Mihaela Gradina and Lavinia Giorgiasilvason make nail stamping look fun at the MoYou booth.</p>
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Mihaela Gradina and Lavinia Giorgiasilvason make nail stamping look fun at the MoYou booth.

<p>Hannah Lee met with Orly's John Galea.</p>
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Hannah Lee met with Orly's John Galea.

<p>Jessica Vartoughian introduced new polish collections at Cosmoprof.</p>
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Jessica Vartoughian introduced new polish collections at Cosmoprof.

<p>President of NSI Eastern Europe Grazyna Brylowska with Anastasia Luksha, an NSI educator.</p>
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President of NSI Eastern Europe Grazyna Brylowska with Anastasia Luksha, an NSI educator.

<p>J&amp;A&rsquo;s Mike Ahn, Marcus Hahn, and CEO Yun Kim promoted the J&amp;A Pacific Pedicure Spa.</p>
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J&A’s Mike Ahn, Marcus Hahn, and CEO Yun Kim promoted the J&A Pacific Pedicure Spa.

<p>La Palm Spa Product's marketing coordinator Megan Eaton and creative director Heather Newhouse.&nbsp;</p>
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La Palm Spa Product's marketing coordinator Megan Eaton and creative director Heather Newhouse. 

<p>James Chang of Ikonna and nail tech Albee Chen demonstrated how to use the brand's newest artist gel, AnGel.&nbsp;</p>
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James Chang of Ikonna and nail tech Albee Chen demonstrated how to use the brand's newest artist gel, AnGel. 

<p>Beth Livesay chats with Jenn Norman of Derma E before receiving a comprehensive skin analysis, one of the many perks the company offered to show attendees.&nbsp;</p>
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Beth Livesay chats with Jenn Norman of Derma E before receiving a comprehensive skin analysis, one of the many perks the company offered to show attendees. 

<p>James Adcock and Johnny Ngo stand by one of Whale Spa&rsquo;s new models, the Alden Crystal.</p>
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James Adcock and Johnny Ngo stand by one of Whale Spa’s new models, the Alden Crystal.

<p>Elva Harrison shows off Color Club's new look.&nbsp;</p>
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Elva Harrison shows off Color Club's new look. 

<p>Nail techs Gigi Le and Tiffany Le greeted passersby at Cacee's booth.&nbsp;</p>
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Nail techs Gigi Le and Tiffany Le greeted passersby at Cacee's booth. 

<p>Claudia Adler showcases Barielle's fall and winter collections for 2013.&nbsp;</p>
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Claudia Adler showcases Barielle's fall and winter collections for 2013. 

<p>Abby McPherson and Alanna Littlepage of American International Industries' public relations department.&nbsp;</p>
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Abby McPherson and Alanna Littlepage of American International Industries' public relations department. 

<p>CND co-founder Jan Arnold poses for a photo with VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham where Arnold unveiled a new Beauty Changes Lives scholarship honoring actress Tippi Hedren.</p>
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CND co-founder Jan Arnold poses for a photo with VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham where Arnold unveiled a new Beauty Changes Lives scholarship honoring actress Tippi Hedren.

<p>Alfalfa Nail Supply brothers Hien Ton, Dat Ton, and Charlie Ton held special promotions throughout the weekend.</p>
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Alfalfa Nail Supply brothers Hien Ton, Dat Ton, and Charlie Ton held special promotions throughout the weekend.

<p>Noubar Abrahamian and Aimee promoted the Nubar line of nail polish and Gelicure soak-off gel-polish.</p>
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Noubar Abrahamian and Aimee promoted the Nubar line of nail polish and Gelicure soak-off gel-polish.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham found Nail Superstore&rsquo;s Kevin Huynh perusing the Cosmoprof aisles.</p>
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Spotted on the show floor: VietSALON associate editor Kim Pham found Nail Superstore’s Kevin Huynh perusing the Cosmoprof aisles.

<p>Tom and Hana Wohlstadter from Hana Nails in Marina Del Ray, Calif.</p>
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Tom and Hana Wohlstadter from Hana Nails in Marina Del Ray, Calif.

<p>Mary Baughman met with Bodipure&rsquo;s Jonathan Yoo and Jong Suh, who promoted their new Keratin waterless pedicure disposable gloves and socks.</p>
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Mary Baughman met with Bodipure’s Jonathan Yoo and Jong Suh, who promoted their new Keratin waterless pedicure disposable gloves and socks.

<p>Zoya founder Zoya Reyzis takes time out of her busy schedule to meet and greet with show attendees, including NAILS&rsquo; Sree Roy.</p>
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Zoya founder Zoya Reyzis takes time out of her busy schedule to meet and greet with show attendees, including NAILS’ Sree Roy.

<p>T4&rsquo;s Thuy Mai, Phuong Nguyen, Nhung Mai, Trang Ngo, Tammy Gee, and Jimmy Nguyen promoted T4&rsquo;s Stellar pedicure chair on a makeshift pedicure chair runway at their booth.</p>
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T4’s Thuy Mai, Phuong Nguyen, Nhung Mai, Trang Ngo, Tammy Gee, and Jimmy Nguyen promoted T4’s Stellar pedicure chair on a makeshift pedicure chair runway at their booth.

<p>Nail Factory&rsquo;s Adrian Loza helps Olga Lazarenko demo the company&rsquo;s gel-polish products. The nine-year-old Guadalajara-based company is entering the U.S. market for the first time.</p>
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Nail Factory’s Adrian Loza helps Olga Lazarenko demo the company’s gel-polish products. The nine-year-old Guadalajara-based company is entering the U.S. market for the first time.

<p>Queen Nails &amp; Spa&rsquo;s Phuoc Dam and his wife Hong Anh drove in from Westminster, Calif., for a day of sightseeing at Cosmoprof.</p>
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Queen Nails & Spa’s Phuoc Dam and his wife Hong Anh drove in from Westminster, Calif., for a day of sightseeing at Cosmoprof.

<p>Hand &amp; Nail Harmony CEO Danny Haile, vice president Gari-Dawn Tingler, and executive VP David Daniel</p>
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Hand & Nail Harmony CEO Danny Haile, vice president Gari-Dawn Tingler, and executive VP David Daniel

<p>Cuccio Natural&eacute; displayed a wide range of the company's lotions, masks, and body butter products.</p>
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Cuccio Naturalé displayed a wide range of the company's lotions, masks, and body butter products.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: Thanh Nguyen, Bao Nguyen, and Henry Duong, friends and the creators of Nails4Viet.com, attends Cosmoprof for the first time in years.</p>
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Spotted on the show floor: Thanh Nguyen, Bao Nguyen, and Henry Duong, friends and the creators of Nails4Viet.com, attends Cosmoprof for the first time in years.

<p>Bio Seaweed Gel&rsquo;s Sarah Luu, Linda Giang, Amy Giang, Hellen Luu, and Mitchell Vasil show off the company&rsquo;s many gel-polish colors.</p>
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Bio Seaweed Gel’s Sarah Luu, Linda Giang, Amy Giang, Hellen Luu, and Mitchell Vasil show off the company’s many gel-polish colors.

<p>Bella Forma&rsquo;s Mayumi Mikami, Masahito Takebayashi, Aki Matsuba, Marnie Hadley, John Hadley, and Fumihiro Kato promoted the company&rsquo;s traditional gel and Vetro gel-polish products.</p>
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Bella Forma’s Mayumi Mikami, Masahito Takebayashi, Aki Matsuba, Marnie Hadley, John Hadley, and Fumihiro Kato promoted the company’s traditional gel and Vetro gel-polish products.

<p>At the show, Mundial's commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduced Impala, the brand's polish line, to the U.S. market.</p>
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At the show, Mundial's commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduced Impala, the brand's polish line, to the U.S. market.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: Lexor&rsquo;s Jennifer Nguyen, Quang Nguyen, and Kyle Edelmaier spent a day walking the show.</p>
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Spotted on the show floor: Lexor’s Jennifer Nguyen, Quang Nguyen, and Kyle Edelmaier spent a day walking the show.

<p>Artistic Nail Design head educator Teresa Wise and brand manager Kim Duenas</p>
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Artistic Nail Design head educator Teresa Wise and brand manager Kim Duenas

<p>The Kupa Team pose in front of their colorful new booth, from left to right: Sindy Mark, Richard Hurter, Sarah Kuzma, Vicki Peters, and Robert Arthur.</p>
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The Kupa Team pose in front of their colorful new booth, from left to right: Sindy Mark, Richard Hurter, Sarah Kuzma, Vicki Peters, and Robert Arthur.

<p>Jennifer Dang, Fiona Bui, Ana Katrina Tan, Michael Duong, Trieu Doan, and Daniel Ly represent Glam and Glits Nail Design.</p>
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Jennifer Dang, Fiona Bui, Ana Katrina Tan, Michael Duong, Trieu Doan, and Daniel Ly represent Glam and Glits Nail Design.

<p>Sisters Natalie and Vicki Peters met with Belava&rsquo;s Natalie Zolotnik to see Belava&rsquo;s pedicure chairs that hold their heater/massager unit.</p>
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Sisters Natalie and Vicki Peters met with Belava’s Natalie Zolotnik to see Belava’s pedicure chairs that hold their heater/massager unit.

<p>ENP&rsquo;s Brian Loard, Christine Orozetny, Jon Orozetny, and Brandon Rodriguez promoted the company&rsquo;s new Gella polish collection, an addition to their Gella gel-polish line.</p>
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ENP’s Brian Loard, Christine Orozetny, Jon Orozetny, and Brandon Rodriguez promoted the company’s new Gella polish collection, an addition to their Gella gel-polish line.

<p>Jessica Cosmetics&rsquo; Peter welcomed attendees to their booth.</p>
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Jessica Cosmetics’ Peter welcomed attendees to their booth.

<p>Today&rsquo;s Products represented in full force with Veronica Smigielski, Taylor Ta, Christine Tran, Tony Ta, Ann Nguyen, Nancy Tran, and Sherina Tran.</p>
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Today’s Products represented in full force with Veronica Smigielski, Taylor Ta, Christine Tran, Tony Ta, Ann Nguyen, Nancy Tran, and Sherina Tran.

<p>LeChat&rsquo;s Carlos Torres, Blanca Reyes, Jacky Truong, and Jenny Nguyen welcomed attendees to their booth and to their many new products.</p>
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LeChat’s Carlos Torres, Blanca Reyes, Jacky Truong, and Jenny Nguyen welcomed attendees to their booth and to their many new products.

<p>At the Robanda booth, Glen Hawkins shows off the new Omega Labs polish colors, which include mattes, metallics, and glitters.</p>
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At the Robanda booth, Glen Hawkins shows off the new Omega Labs polish colors, which include mattes, metallics, and glitters.

<p>The KM Nails team promoted some of their many products at the show.</p>
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The KM Nails team promoted some of their many products at the show.

<p>Blue Co&rsquo;s Alan Murphy and Leslie Roste promoted some of the company&rsquo;s many products, including Barbicide.</p>
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Blue Co’s Alan Murphy and Leslie Roste promoted some of the company’s many products, including Barbicide.

<p>Contego Spa&rsquo;s Lindsey Ta, Leena Nhan, Gale Marie, Paul Bogart, Michelle Ta, and Peter Ta gave demonstrations of the Contego pedicure chair that functions with the company&rsquo;s disposable liners.</p>
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Contego Spa’s Lindsey Ta, Leena Nhan, Gale Marie, Paul Bogart, Michelle Ta, and Peter Ta gave demonstrations of the Contego pedicure chair that functions with the company’s disposable liners.

<p>Aiko&rsquo;s Hung Nguyen, Cindh Thinh, Kim Tran, and Timmy Thien Trinh promoted the company&rsquo;s new Aiko Aigel soak-off gel-polish.</p>
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Aiko’s Hung Nguyen, Cindh Thinh, Kim Tran, and Timmy Thien Trinh promoted the company’s new Aiko Aigel soak-off gel-polish.

<p>Sisters JoAnn Diprete and Susan Carroll offered attendees the chance to sanitize their hands with Ultronics&rsquo; hand sanitizer.</p>
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Sisters JoAnn Diprete and Susan Carroll offered attendees the chance to sanitize their hands with Ultronics’ hand sanitizer.

<p>Lamoon Beauty&rsquo;s James Nguyen, Sophia Tran, Janine Tran, and Don Tran helped attendees to some of the company&rsquo;s many fun Precision nail polish collections.</p>
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Lamoon Beauty’s James Nguyen, Sophia Tran, Janine Tran, and Don Tran helped attendees to some of the company’s many fun Precision nail polish collections.

<p>Graham Professional&rsquo;s Debbie Schlise demos the company&rsquo;s HandsDown nail wraps for Nails4Viet.com&rsquo;s Henry Duong and Bao Nguyen.</p>
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Graham Professional’s Debbie Schlise demos the company’s HandsDown nail wraps for Nails4Viet.com’s Henry Duong and Bao Nguyen.

<p>Spotted on the show floor: nail artist Tom Tran, Mary Baughman, salon owner Alexis Nguyen, and Misa Cosmetics siblings Ann and Lan Tran.</p>
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Spotted on the show floor: nail artist Tom Tran, Mary Baughman, salon owner Alexis Nguyen, and Misa Cosmetics siblings Ann and Lan Tran.

<p>Joseph Pham (left) and Hoang Duong (right) chatted with Amazing Nail Concepts&rsquo; Maya and Eric Huynh.</p>
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Joseph Pham (left) and Hoang Duong (right) chatted with Amazing Nail Concepts’ Maya and Eric Huynh.

<p>AYC&rsquo;s VP of sales team Herald Masih and Huy Nguyen pose for a photo in front of the company&rsquo;s Berkley reception desk.</p>
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AYC’s VP of sales team Herald Masih and Huy Nguyen pose for a photo in front of the company’s Berkley reception desk.

<p>Footlogix&rsquo;s Dr. Katharin von Gavel, Grace Burzese, and Murray Smith</p>
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Footlogix’s Dr. Katharin von Gavel, Grace Burzese, and Murray Smith

<p>The three-year-old company New Stars promoted its pedicure chairs for the first time at Cosmoprof. From left to right: Kevin Le, Michael Son, Thang Chau, Mei Ye, Quang Nguyen, Duc Nguyen, Kenny Vu, and Con Yap.</p>
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The three-year-old company New Stars promoted its pedicure chairs for the first time at Cosmoprof. From left to right: Kevin Le, Michael Son, Thang Chau, Mei Ye, Quang Nguyen, Duc Nguyen, Kenny Vu, and Con Yap.

<p>Mundial&rsquo;s commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduce Impala, the brand&rsquo;s polish line, to the U.S. market.</p>
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Mundial’s commercial manager Pablo Magii and account executive Michal Rubin introduce Impala, the brand’s polish line, to the U.S. market.

<p>Alfalfa president Dat Ton (center) congratulates Tommy and Helen Nguyen of Lenox Beauty Supply, who won a free pedicure spa chair from the company.</p>
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Alfalfa president Dat Ton (center) congratulates Tommy and Helen Nguyen of Lenox Beauty Supply, who won a free pedicure spa chair from the company.

The tradeshow, held in Las Vegas from July 14-16, featured 892 exhibitors and 26,000 attendees. Flip through NAILS’ photo gallery for some of the highlights. Get more information at www.cosmoprofnorthamerica.com.