March 1994 Issue

Nails: NAILS Magazine shows manager and nail technician Vicki Peters did a French manicure on natural nails for this month’s cover.

Photography: Claudia Kunin

Makeup: Elizabeth Sloan/VIZ

Model: Blanche Tse

On-the-Job Staff Training

March 1, 1994

Train your already skilled new-hire your way and you’ll have an employee to be proud of.

If Your Table Looks Good, You Look Good

March 1, 1994

Your workstation layout reflects your level of professionalism. If you keep your manicuring table setup as top-notch as your skills, you’ll get ... well, respect.

Backscratchers Celebrate Success, Honors Employees

March 1, 1994

When the Salon Is a Family Affair

March 1, 1994

Job stability, flexible hours, and the opportunity to share family values and long-range goals motivate many families to work together.

New Clients Come Gift-Wrapped

March 1, 1994

Five salons with phenomenal gift certificate sales tell how to boost your salon’s gift certificate sales by creating enticing packages of services that clients will want to give, as well as receive, as gifts.

The Personal Touch Means So Much!

March 1, 1994

Adding the very personal touch of remembering a client’s name is a sure way to ensure that the client comes back again and again, and Day Spa Beautique Salon in Houston, Texas, is going the extra mile to remember who’s who.

Kim Morgan, a Winner in More Ways Than One

March 1, 1994

Top nail competitor Kim Morgan is only too glad to offer advice to those new to competition.

Christine Derr, Trendsetter Tech in Hall of Fame

March 1, 1994

While still in school, Derr took first place in the academy’s student nail art competition and in 1988, she won first place in the professional nail division at the NCA's national championship in Atlanta.

Creative Nail Design Says: Change!

March 1, 1994

Robert Yates, formerly with Vidal Sassoon and most recently with Matrix Essentials, has joined Creative Nail Design Systems as vice president of marketing.

Nailmate Under New Management

March 1, 1994

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