FEATURES IN THIS ISSUE:
The Original Readers’ Choice Awards
Now in its eighth year, NAILS Readers’ Choice Awards honor the nail professionals’ favorite products in a myriad of categories.
Nail Art Thinks Different
This one is for the dried flowers, the rhinestones, the pieces of Mylar who dare to stand out and be notice, who push nail art forward to the next generation of inspired nail techs who are destined to create nail masterpieces that will amaze and astound. For the techs who are ready for the next level of 3-D nail art design, here is what’s available to help.
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like the Holidays
The winter holidays are a great time to bring joy and cheer to your salon. Clients appreciate the little decorative touches as much as they do the special holiday services or the gift bags. Just a little effort can quickly turn a first-year client into a life-long loyal.
Making the Move to Mobile
It’s easy to be a mobile tech when the only challenge is packing your supplies and driving to a client’s home, but what if you want a multi-service mobile spa? We spoke to a mobile owners to find out how they got started.
Festive red is a terrific holiday color for your clients’ nails. We challenged nail artists with creating monochromatic nails, using only shades of red, to inspire you.
Step-by-steps Repechage and Alfalfa
Signature Services: Strawberries & Cream Pedicure and an Apple Pie-a-la Mode Pedicure
Ornament All Over Again
Use pieces of broken Christmas ornaments to make shimmering and sparkling nail enhancements.
Boutique: Holiday Gift Cards
Reader to Reader: What’s the nicest thing a client has ever said to you?
Take Our Quiz: Are You a Good Boss?
Common but painful, ingrown nails are often the results of poor care – and infection may follow