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NCLA Launches Pro-Only Website

NCLA has launched the Pro Lounge, a professional-only zone of their website that will offer special prices available only to nail techs.

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Footlogix Professional Pedicure

See how to complete a Footlogix 10-step professional pedicure.

Why I Use Professional Products: A Handout for Clients

As a professional, you choose products you believe deliver the best results. Because of your careful selection, clients recognize something different about their nails when they come to you instead of doing their nails at home. Do you ever take the time to educate clients about the benefits they receive from the products? Use the handout on the next page to explain the why of your product choices.

Beauty for a Good Cause

The Great Pretenders: Products That Look Professional, But Aren't

What was once a small area in drugstores dedicated to press-on tips with fast-dry nail glue and gaudy nail polishes is now an ever-expanding supermarket of nail care.

Let Your Voice Be Heard

Many manufacturers, whether they admit it or not, knowingly sell their products to beauty suppliers who sell to the public. This is a viable channel of product distribution for many manufacturers, and it is a fact of life.

Should Professional Nail Products Be Sold Over the Counter?

"How we, as a manufacturer, help the salon professional make it is in the area of services and the sale of homecare products"

Unsafe in Untrained Hands

Manufacturers who sell artificial nail products to the general public are putting the user’s safety, the viability of the professional industry, and the reputation of their own company at risk.

Editor's note: Don't Sell Yourself Short

Any woman can go into a drug store and pick up an over the-counter nail treatment, but that product isn’t going to work if she doesn’t have the support of a nail professional to teach her how to use it.