NAILS Magazine - December 2008


Northern Exposure

Income cooling off with the weather? Add a touch of heat to bring clients back in from the cold. Read more about how these seven salons are warming up their manicures.

Rock the Vote

In addition to voting in this year’s national presidential election, we asked you to rock the nail product vote… and you made us proud!

From Acrylics to Wraps – And Everything in Between

NAILS announces the winners of our fifth annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

Multi [Nail] Denominational

With the holiday season quickly approaching, nail techs are gearing up for the busy season. With all the parties, clients are sure to want to look their best. We asked techs to make some holiday – inspired nail designs you can try for yourself this year. From Christmas to Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah to the Winter Solstice, we’ve got a design for everyone!

25 Ways Your Salon Can Make a Difference This Holiday Season.

‘tis the season for giving. Use your salon’s clout and expertise to give back to the community with these easy ideas, from doing manis at a nursing home to hosting a toy drive.

Step-by-steps from Footlogix and Cosmo

Celebrating the Spirit of the Season

Nails techs tell us how they mark the holidays with special decorations and parties for staff and clients.

Boutique: Immunity Boosters/Supplements

Reader to Reader: How do you let clients know you’re raising your prices.

Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Clients

Affordable gifts that you can choose from to thank your clients this holiday season.

What Are Ingrown Nails?    

Common but painful, ingrown nails are often the result of poor care.

Clients and Chemotherapy

When a client is undergoing chemotherapy you can often see it in her nails.

How to Send Good Energy When You’re Having a Bad Day    

Don’t let your bad day negatively affect your clients.

Secret Ingredient: A closer at menthol


NAILS Magazine - December 2008