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Will I See You in Chicago? How About Houston?

There are two industry trade shows coming up this month, one in the north and one in the south. Will you be attending?

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My Other Life: Paul Dykstra, Classical Pianist

A Passion for the Piano: Paul Dykstra is both a concert pianist and the CEO of Cosmetologists Chicago, International Nail Technicians Association (INTA), and America’s Beauty Show.

Nail Salon Scrutiny Update: New York and Connecticut

Nail salons in New York are bracing for a new law that will require all salons to be bonded by October 6, 2015. Meanwhile, state board inspectors in Connecticut conducted a blitz of inspections this month, resulting in a significant number of closures for noncompliance.

INTA Sponsors Stars Nail Design Photo Competition

Nail professionals can show the world their creativity by designing and photographing their best work to enter in the International Nail Technicians Association (INTA) Stars Nail Design photo competition. Finalists will be selected and judged by industry celebrities and editors, including Jan Arnold, co-founder of CND, nail technician Vicki Peters, and NAILS editor Hannah Lee.

INTA Appoints Doug Schoon Chief Scientific Advisor

With more than 30 years experience in the beauty and personal care industry, Doug Schoon is tapped to advise the 800-member association.

INTA Denounces Fish Pedicures

The International Nail Technicians Association (INTA) has come out against this service that requires clients to place their feet into a tub containing small carp that nibble dead skin from clients' feet.

INTA Appoints Doug Schoon as Chief Scientific Advisor

The International Nail Technicians (INTA) has appointed of Doug Schoon to serve as its chief scientific advisor.

INTA Opposes "Fish Pedicure"

INTA Opposes "Fish Pedicure"

INTA, NMC Release Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidelines