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An Interview With CND's Jan Arnold About COVID-19 Relief

Director of brand content strategy, Beth Livesay, talks with CND co-founder and style director Jan Arnold about CND and BCL's COVID-19 Relief Grants.

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CND Offers Grants Supporting COVID-19 Relief Efforts

CND will award 100 $1,000 grants for nail professionals struggling amid COVID-19 closures.

5 Questions With 2020 BCL “Make Your Mark” Award Honoree Lauren Wireman

Nail artist and “Make Your Mark” award recipient Lauren Wireman personifies just how dramatically the beauty industry can change a life’s trajectory.

Angela Thorson: Nail Tech, Salon Owner and Stand-Up Comic

Meet nail tech an stand-up Angela Thorson. Despite meeting some challenging experiences along life’s journey, Angela continues to look on the bright side and keeps her community — and often her clients — laughing as well.

Cosmetology Scholarship Winners Share How Beauty Is Both Passion and Purpose

"That first set of nails I did in the salon sucked but that client still comes back to me, three years later, because of the connection we made that day." Hear from the winners of these scholarships on how beauty helps them change lives and how it has changed their own.

Are You In? An Open Letter to the Beauty Industry

Beauty Changes Lives prepares to launch Make Your Mark, a recruitment campaign designed to target Gen Z.

She Drove 150 Miles a Day to Beauty School and Realized Her Dream

Nearing 40, she knew this career was what she wanted and nothing was going to get in her way.

Beauty Changes Lives Offers Fall Scholarships

Beauty Changes Lives’ fall scholarship applications are open until October 31 and include a nail category.

Nail Scholarship Winner Makes Advanced Education Count

Since receiving a Beauty Changes Lives CND Advanced Scholarship in 2017, Little Rock, Ark.-based nail tech Kim Forga-Yarbrough has seen her career blossom.

BCL/CND Master Scholarship Recipients Announced

CND and the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation have announced 11 nail professionals as winners of the scholarship.