Salon Profiles

JUNE NAILPRO Savvy Salon
When Jacey Jean Kassabian set out to create a beauty boutique, she knew it had to be a distinct departure from her three previous salons. “My other stores had so many employees,” she says. “I really...
MAY NAILPRO Savvy Salon
Amid the fancy storefronts and chic boutiques that line Michigan Avenue lies Water Tower Place—a soaring structure housing more shops, offices, residences and, at the top, the Elizabeth Adam Salon...
April Nailpro Savvy Salon
With so many hip pampering spots hitting the larger cities, why isn't there one for nails? This was the question that ran through Valerie Griggs's mind until she founded 20 Lounge in Scottsdale,...
Cindy Huynh's Isle PediSpa
Nineteen-year industry veteran Cindy Huynh was desperate to unearth a nail salon that provided quality services in a sanitary and creative environment. When she couldn't find one that met her...
Ki Nail Bar
With business booming in Beverly Hills, owner Fawn Dixon decided it was time to branch out from Chi Nail Bar and introduce a sister salon in downtown Los Angeles. In an area dense with office...
Studio One Salon & Spa
Thirty-five years ago, Studio One Salon & Spa owner Jane Levinsky invested $350 to open her salon in the back of a barbershop in Illinois. Fast forward to present day and she’s still open for...
Velvet Nail Lounge
Nick and Jennie Brown take pride in their family-owned nail boutique and spa, where they believe in quality over quantity. Jennie’s parents, siblings and cousins work alongside her and Nick to...
Richard Joseph SalonSpa
Richard Joseph SalonSpa’s tagline is “The art of living,” and at this buzzing (and buzz-worthy) salon, that mantra is manifested with an approach that makes clients feel relaxed yet energized, at...