Business Articles

How to Survive Your First Day at a New Salon
Starting a new job can be simultaneously exciting and nerve-wracking. Will you like your coworkers? Will you screw something up? Lucky for you, we’ve got some survival tips to get you through it! The...
8 Career Tips You Never Learned in Nail School
School may have prepared you for your state board examinations, but it often doesn’t cover skills you may need to actually make a living. Check out these 8 tips for improving your own skills and in...
Top 7 Natural Ingredients to Incorporate into Your Services
The new movement? Using all-natural beauty products! Why go out and buy extra beauty supplies when you have plenty of ingredients already at your salon or house? Using natural ingredients is an...
7 Tips for Marketing Pedicures
These savvy marketing tips will give you a leg up on the competition. • Instead of discounting your services, send clients home with something special that doesn’t break the bank, such as a goodie...
Nailpro Reader Survey
One lucky winner will receive $500 cash as part of the NAILPRO 2014 Nail Industry Survey Project! Click here to take survey » This survey project includes: Nail Tech Survey in May 2014 issue...
Use SofSpa and Pedi-Sox for Ultimate Pedicure
Summer is on its way, meaning clients’ feet will be particularly in need of some therapy, especially if they wear flip flops or sandals frequently. Rather than just filing away in vain at thick...
7 Easy (and Cheap!) Salon Redesign Tips
Nails are all about beauty and image – and your salon needs to represent that. The moment a client walks in, the type of  décor, color, and furniture will give her an impression of your salon...
How to Dispose of Nail Polish and Acrylic
It’s not a secret that people are constantly disposing of hazardous wastes incorrectly. Technically, everything from hair dyes to cooking oils to smoke detectors should not be just tossed down the...