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Young Nails Biz Talk: Modern Nail Artist Success Story

Young Nails' Habib Salo and Tracey Reierson interview Stephanie Fountain about her successful nail art business.

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Young Nails Nail School: Three Essential Nail Tips for Beginners

Young Nails' Greg Salo demonstrates three tips to help you increase your speed and stability during nail applications. Do you want to work smarter, not harder? Download our ebook about how to speed up your nail services. Download Our eBook

Young Nails Nail Talk: Is Hard Work Enough?

Young Nails' Habib Salo and Tracey Reierson discuss how hard work is just a piece of the puzzle to become successful.

My First Year: First-Time Customer Jitters

Kelly Wilson talks about how to conquer self-doubt when beginning to take clients.

Tales of Travails: My Longest Nail Service Ever

You don’t ordinarily think of doing nails as a test of endurance, but sometimes it can be — especially when you’re first starting out. We asked our Facebook friends to tell us about the set of nails that took them the longest to complete — whether due to their newbie status or the intricacies of a special design.

New Book Eases the Way for New Techs

To help new nail techs and other beauty professional navigate their careers, Tiffani Douglas has written a guidebook called Straight Outta Beauty School — 10 Things You Need to Know and Do After You Graduate.

How to Train a Newbie Nail Tech

Every successful salon owner faces the challenge of a new hire. How do you get the technical and business skills of a newbie to match her excitement and potential?   

Starting Too High

Maggie says new techs should be more realistic when it comes to setting their prices.

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Starting at the Very Beginning

Maggie’s going back to basics with her new trainee.