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On the Road: Isle Pedispa

Boasting four locations in the Houston area, each Isle Pedispa is designed with a theme that’s unique to its location. The name indicates an emphasis on pedicures, but this chain is a destination for manicures, waxing, and tanning as well.

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Visiting Atlanta for Data Driven Salon

Executive editor Beth Livesay tours Atlanta.

On the Road: Base Coat

Base Coat’s Downtown Los Angeles location employs nine nail techs and has enough space for 15 simultaneous services.

On the Road: Wildflowers

Lauren Wireman takes us on a tour of her nail academy and connected shop, where she packs glitter, chrome, and other nail art accessories and products to ship out to nail lovers everywhere.

On the Road: Wildflowers

Lauren Wireman’s Wildflowers headquarters in Cape Coral, Fla., is a candy store for art enthusiasts. Her state-of-the-art Wildlfowers Academy is also located adjacent to the manufacturing facility.

On the Road: Lacquer Lounge Rittenhouse

Located in Philadelphia’s upscale Rittenhouse neighborhood, Lacquer Lounge injects an ethos of smart, healthy beauty into the historic area.

On My Mind: What a Year!

2018 marks the 35th anniversary of NAILS Magazine — and the nail industry loves an anniversary.

On the Road: The Pedi Lab, Minnetonka, Minn.

Nellie Neal focuses exclusively on pedicures at his salon, The Pedi Lab, which is located on a 17-acre nature preserve.

On the Road: SaVerne

SaVerne Smith’s nail salon is located alongside several other independent beauty businesses in a revitalized area of Los Angeles.

On the Road: Local Honey, New York

Located in Manhattan’s calmer counterpart, Brooklyn-based nail salon Local Honey has developed a loyal clientele filled with edgy artists and hip creatives since opening in 2015.