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European nail industry

On the Road: Nails and Beauty Bar, Florence, Italy

The women at Florence, Italy’s, Nails and Beauty Bar enthusiastically welcomed me to their nail, lash, and waxing salon that’s only a 10-minute walk from well-known art treasures like the Duomo, Michelangelo’s David, and the Birth of Venus.

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InternatioNAILS: Germany

Gain insight into the nail industry in Germany.

10 Halloween Nail Art Ideas

As Halloween continues to grow in the U.K., so, too, will the demand for spooky nail art designs. Sheena, owner of Decadent Digits in the U.K., guides us through her 2016 Halloween nail art menu.See more Halloween nail art by clicking here.  

Day 285: Simply BCA Nail Art

Toni Cassidy, Simply Beauty by Toni, Surrey, U.K.Ashley Kilpatrick, Nebraska City, Neb.Jamie Panici, Headhunters Beauty Salon, Bourbonnais, Illinois

Males Who Do Nails

With a growing number of men opting to pay bills and forge careers from behind a nail table, NAILS takes a look at some male techs to find out what they think of their chosen profession and how they’re ­making it in a female-dominated industry.

Can One Of These Emerging Salon Chains Become the “Starbucks of Nails”?

Many have tried — and many have failed — to do for nail salons what Starbucks did for coffee shops. Our report shows that it’ll take innovative hiring, a simple and consistent sanitation program, and a major consumer PR campaign in order for a salon chain to become the name that clients most trust.

World View on the Nail Industry in England

Full-service beauty salons are the most typical salon environment in England, but a growing number of nail bars have been popping up in the larger metro areas in recent years.

On the Road in Paris

Star Nail Adds European Distributor

Deal will help international customers. 

German Nail Specialists Find a Home

The Professional Association of Nailcare Specialists and Nailtechnicians of Germany is formed to support German nail techs.