August 2005 Issue

[clockwise from top left] The retail area at Roula's Nail Spa; Some of MaeLing Parrish's handiwork: French tip nails with hole-punched shapes filled with glitter acrylic; (left to right) 2005-2006 Nail Technician of the Year first runner-up MaeLing Parrish, Nail Technician of the Year Patricia Yankee Williams, and second runner-up Mary Seitzinger can't contain their excitement at the AVAs awards ceremony; VIP Salon and Spa's elegant entrance.

This Little Piggy Went to a Pedi Party

August 1, 2005

Ever thought your salon would be the first stop of a bachelorette party, or that your services would be a hot commodity for an office party? Group appointments that have traditionally been reserved for bridal parties have exploded into a must-have indulgence for a myriad of celebrations.

Spa Services Hit the Road

August 1, 2005

The mobile beauty business is booming as women want to bring the spa experience home with them. In part two of our article on mobile services, learn how to create a spa setting on the road, gather the right service providers, and market the fabulous experience you can provide.

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