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Don't Let Drama Get You Down - 5 Tips to Get Rid of Gossip in Your Salon
Working with a group of creative ladies (and even men!) can be tough, especially when The Real Housewives is the best example of behavior some women have in their lives. Even the best salons can be...
Promote Your Salon With Pinterest
Want to stay up-to-date with this season’s hottest nail fashions?  Pinterest is a social networking site that allows you to post high-quality photos of your salon’s nail art and to gain inspiration...
The Real Difference Between UV and LED
Have you been wondering whether to use UV or LED lamps in your salon?  One isn’t wholly better than the other, but here are the pros and cons of both.   1. LED lamps only cure LED compatible products...
Gel Removal 101
Gels are hot right now and many clients request them without knowing how to remove them.  Some clients will try to chip the gel off themselves, which permanently damages their nails and turns clients...
5 Tips for Starting Your Own Salon
Thinking about opening your own salon? Here are some essential tips to get you started! 1.Advertise “New Business” discounts, like 25% off your services, to encourage new clients to come in. If you...
Increase Your Productivity and Keep Clients Coming Back
They say time is money, but the best way to increase sales is not simply trying to jam clients in and out the door as fast as possible. Clients are much more likely to return if they are impressed...
Nail Art | Nail Design | Holiday Polishes | Nail How-to | Working during Holiday
Don’t be a “Charlie Browniest” just because you have to work. Lots of other people have to work during the holidays; it’s easy to be appreciative of this when you’re not the one on the job. Retail...
Nail Industry Q&A: "Beauty File" with Jewell Cunningham
Find out more about NAILPRO competition director and international nail champion, Jewell Cunningham. What was your first job ever? I was an (underage) telemarketer collecting items for Exceptional...