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What to Consider When Purchasing a Pedicure Spa Chair

Pedicure spa chairs are a big purchase, and it’s necessary to consider the needs of your salon, your clients, and your nail techs before you decide which chair to buy.

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Height Matters: The Benefits of a Nail Bar

When the time came for salon owner Hannah Sass to design the manicure and pedicure spaces for her salon, nail tech comfort was just as much a priority as pleasing clients.

Metal and Stone Pedicure Basins We Love

Unique buckets, bowls, and basins like these elevate the pedicure experience and enhance salon decor.

Well Manicured Holiday Event Showcases Spa-Quality Nail Services

Melanie McCulley's clever salon fits wellness, therapy, and exquisite nail services into a small space. She tells us how a leisurely service with clients is paying off.

Basic Spacing for Pedicure Chairs

Learn about the space reuqirements for J&A Pedicure Chairs.

Space-Saving Storage Solution

Like many nail techs, Tania Rice was challenged with providing pampering nail services in a tiny space.

How to Create Your Own Pedicure Platform

Elevating clients for feet-focused services generally improves nail tech ergonomics, as you don’t have to hunch over to do close-up work. And building your own set-up means you can design and decorate it however you want. (Hello, purple paint and glitter!) 

On the Road: Ki Nail Bar & Organic Spa, Los Angeles

Learning from its 3-year-old sister salon (Chi Nail Bar), the newly opened Ki Nail Bar in downtown Los Angeles reflects owner Fawn Ton’s experience in growing Chi, while making itself distinctive by targeting a different demographic.

5 Design Themes (& How to Make Them Work)

It’s amazing how a consistent theme can pull your salon’s whole look together. Perhaps counter-intuitively, the confines of a theme can make designing and marketing your salon so much easier. There’s a lot of room to be creative within any given theme, whether it’s floral or ocean or something completely different. We take a look at 16 salons that were on the same wavelengths with their design ideas, but managed to really make it their own.

Sunshine Services

A salon owner turns her house’s sunroom into a sunshine-filled nail room.