Nails Magazine

MAR 2013

Magazine for the professional nail industry.

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{in this issue} Technique p. 56 60 Demos Step-by-steps from Amazing Nail Concepts and LCN 94 Reader to Reader When designing a salon, is it wise to stick with gender-neutral colors? 64 Signature Services Step-by-steps for a Diamond & 23 Karat Gold Treatment Pedicure and a Moor Mud Pedicure 60 Business p. 88 96 Five Ways to Impress a Prospective Employer You know you're good, but how is that potential new employer going to know it? Dress nicely, speak clearly, and demonstrate your passion for your industry and you'll be sure to stand out. 66 Glitter Be Gone While glitter is great for catching light and attention, it can be tough to get of nails without a battle. Here's how you can better remove glitter polish and rock star toes. Style p. 68 74 Nail Art Studio Step-by-steps on new nail art designs 78 Show Us Your…Clever Nail Art Displays If you've got the nail art talent, flaunt it. These displays get clients talking — and purchasing — nail designs. 86 82 Mural Winners: Something to Squawk About Shannon McCown of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, won our 2013 Mural Contest with her stunning avian-inspired design. This year's entries took on a wide range of themes — and depicted them beautifully. 100 86 Boutique: Exercise Gear With a slew of popular classes — such as yoga, spinning, and Zumba — attracting people to fitness like a magnet, you can help your clients stay up to date with the latest exercise products to aid their routine. 114 34 | NAILS MAGAZINE | MARCH 2013 100 Salon Profile CleanSpa is a partnership of a podiatrist and nail technicians in a new spa setting — the foot spa. Here, nail technicians have the opportunity to perform pedicures for people who not only need their services, but appreciate their special expertise. Health p. 106 112 Under the Microscope: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the plantar fascia, a thick band of tissues that runs from the heel to the toes. 114 Nail Down Habits to Beat Work-Related Stress When you are ready to pull your hair out and run screaming from the salon, it's time to rethink your strategy. Take this quiz to find new ways to deal with day-to-day stressors in the salon. 116 Personal Trainer: Lower Back and Hip Pain Due to long hours in a seated position, often straining forward or at a twisted angle, it's likely you will sufer lower back pain at some point in your nail career. To combat its efects, make it a habit to stretch throughout the day. In Every Issue 38 40 44 52 54 On My Mind We Hear You Nails File Freebies & Giveaways On The Road 144 156 158 164 178 Ad Index Reader Nail Art Product Spotlight Deal Sheet My Other Life

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