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Canadian nail industry

Prép Beauty Parlour: A One-Stop Beauty Shop

An icy, 18th century French-inspired wonderland perfectly suited for brides-to-be, Prép Beauty Parlour in Vancouver, Canada, offers every service a woman could need in preparation for her big day: nail art, lash extensions, hairstyling, makeup, waxing, and even cosmetic tattooing.

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My Other Life: Lynda Langille, Balloon Twister

The hardest thing about being a balloon artist, says nail tech Lynda Langille, is that she’s had to sacrifice her long, gorgeous nails.

InternatioNAILS: Canada

Gain insight into the nail industry in Canada. This slideshow accompanies the seventh story in NAILS’ InternatioNAIL series: Canada: Nails Au Naturale.

My Other Life: Melody Hopkins, Sheep Farmer

Keeping Sheep Ship Shape: Canadian nail tech Melody Hopkins moved her family to a 200-acre sheep farm in central Alberta to help out with about 400 ewes.

InternatioNAILS: Canada: Nails Au Naturale

Our neighbors to the north favor conservative looks that highlight the health and beauty of natural nails, though hotspots of nail art also coexist.

Growing a Nail Salon Into a Franchise

Business is booming at the mid-priced Canadian salon chain, The Ten Spot. With 17 locations operating across Canada, there are plans in the works to start expanding into the United States.

Winnie Huang Brings Her Art to Canadian Television

Last March, two-time NTNA contestant Winnie Huang responded to a Facebook post looking for artists that ultimately led to her landing one of 15 slots on “Crash Gallery,” a five-part competition-style reality show

Click Here: Talia’s Nail Tales

Canadian nail tech Talia Scherer shares her deep passion for all things nail related on her YouTube channel.

The Canadian Nail Tech Connection

The Canadian Nail Tech Connection (CNTC) is an annual networking day in London, Ontario, Canada. The event this year was held on Sunday, November 9, (next year it will be held on Sunday, November 8).

Lily Allen’s Latest Nail Look

Lily Allen loves funky and flashy nail art. Check out her latest set done by two British Columbia-based nail techs.