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Inspiring Instructor: Q&A with Kathy Emery

“I teach from the heart and not the head,” says the 2013 N.F. Cimaglia Educator of the Year.

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94% of U.S. Voters Support Required Licensing for Beauty Professionals, PBA Finds

An overwhelming majority (94%) of general election voters from across the U.S. overwhelmingly support the required licensing of beauty professionals and feel these licenses protect the public and improve both the quality and safety in the

Nail Tech Turns Employment Specialist

Amy Davis recently founded NEMCEA, the Nails, Esthetics, Massage & Cosmetology Employment Agency.

Nail Tech Turns Employment Specialist

After 20 years in the beauty industry, nail tech Amy Davis knows first-hand the difficulties both employers and employees face in finding the perfect match. She recently contacted us to let us know about her latest

My Other Life: Tara Andrews, corrections officer

Tara Andrews, nail technician. In her other life: corrections officer.

Quite a Ride

The media likes feel-good stories this time of year and what could be happier than a woman who painted her entire car with nail polish? How about two women painting their cars with polish? One of the

Secret Ingredient: Mica

A closer look at this shiny polish ingredient.

South Carolina Issues Alert on Whirlpool Footbath Disinfection

The South Carolina Board of Cosmetology issued an alert to licensees, reminding them of the proper disinfecting procedures for footbaths.

Changing with the Times

The nail industry is ever-evolving. Nail veterans give us their take on the changes, both good and bad, they’ve witnessed firsthand and how they’ve grown throughout the years.

Serenity Now

Amidst the palmettos and pink houses of Charleston, S.C. Bamboo Spa Salon offers a respite from the noise of tourists and grind of daily routines. If a relaxing massage or facial doesn’t calm your nerves, the feng shui of the décor will.