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California Nail Tech Among Las Vegas Shooting Survivors

22-year-old Taylor Barr was shot in the arm at the Route 91 Harvest Festival Sunday night.

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Nail Tech Killed In Seattle Street Robbery

My-Linh Nguyen, a nail tech in South Seattle, was shot and killed in an attempted purse snatching in South Seattle, Wash. Police are still looking for the suspect.

Thief Steals 400 Bottles of Gel-Polish from a Brooklyn Salon

Update: Q-tips came to the rescue of the Brooklyn salon owners after sending Nail and Spa 4U a check to make up for their loss in products

I Was Almost Robbed

Salon owner Lynnette Diaz-Madden was jolted into realizing just how vulnerable her salon was to being robbed. Here’s what her brush with this all-too-real threat taught her.

Minimizing Crime in the Salon

It's a little difficult moving on from my last entry on the armed robbery that took a young boy's life in his parents' nail salon, and with holiday season in full-swing, it's an unfortunate reminder that

Young Boy Killed in Nail Salon Robbery

10-year-old Aaron Vu was shot and killed in his parents' Miami-based nail salon last Friday night, the young victim of an armed robbery caught on the salon's video security system. The salon footage, shown above, shows

Bronx Nail Salons Beware!

Committed to Ending Slavery in the Salon

For the past few years I have been volunteering with VietACT, the Vietnamese Alliance to Combat Trafficking, a small grassroots organization dedicated to eradicating human trafficking of victims through advocacy and education. Human Trafficking involves the

Salon Crime Prevention Tips

In light of today's shooting at Salon Meritage in Seal Beach, Calif., we want to take a moment to refer you to an article that NAILS published about how to increase the safety of your salon.

Hands Off My Polish: Beware the Shoplifter

Did you know health and beauty care items top the list of shoplifted goods, according to a survey from the Food Marketing Institute? And it’s not just your retail shelves that present an enticing target to shoplifters.