Grab Bag: Techs Share Their Favorite Gifts From Clients

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It’s been argued that the act of gift giving is an art. From consideration of the specific occasion to awareness of a recipient’s personal tastes, finding the perfect present isn’t easy. To Read more

Following in Mom’s Footsteps

It’s not uncommon for nail technicians to have a family member who also shares the same trade. For several of these nail techs, they remember a part of their childhood spent in salons. Whether they initially planned on another Read more

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions — for Real

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How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions — for Real

Another new year, another resolution… build your book, add new services, attend a tradeshow. How can you make sure this year is Read more

My Other Life: Annette Calvillo, Wine Tasting Room Attendant

She’s Got a Way With Wine. Nail tech Annette Calvillo knew nothing about wine when she started her job as a wine tasting room attendant.

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When Annette Calvillo Read more

Crowdsourcing: Going Green

This month we asked nail techs: What efforts are you making to go green in your salon?

by Tracy Rubert (Original article can be found HERE.)

Our efforts ongoing green for Earth Day include our waterless manicure and Read more

Once Was Enough: Things Nail Techs Say They Will Never Try Again

We all make mistakes. These salon owners shared things they tried once and will never try again. Consider these cautionary tales before making your next business decision.

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“I Read more

NAILPRO-file Featuring: Fill 413 Nail Studio LLC

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Welcome to our feature “NAILPRO-file” where we highlight neighborhood nail salons and their owners from around the country and around the globe!

This week’s salon is in Wisconsin! Meet owner and nail Read more

You Have Our Word

In 2000, when news broke about the potential dangers of whirlpool spas, many salon owners were horrified to hear of the sanitation shortcuts happening within the industry. Today, conscientious techs find creative ways to let every client know of Read more

Storage Solutions

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Organization may not be your forte, but with these clever storage ideas, you’ll feel — and look — like a natural.