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  • 22 November 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: How to upsell

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Katie Barnes Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, reveals 5 ways to upsell your services and increase your profit this festive
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  • 11 November 2016

    ROXANNE CAMPBELL rocks at fashion event

    Written by Kat Hill | Blog
    Last night, Gemma and myself hotfooted to the trendy side of London to see Roxanne Campbell in action with her new nail lacquer range. Staffing the mani table at a exclusive fashion press night
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  • 09 November 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: Tackling cuticles

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Katie Barnes Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, explores the cuticle area - and what you should and shouldn't do during mani
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  • 25 October 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: Acrylic Mix Ratio

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Katie Barnes The correct mix ratio Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, explores acrylic mix ratios and how to get the
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  • 25 October 2016

    THE FAMOUS Names Roadshow

    Written by Gemma Bradish | Blog
    Yesterday, I headed to the Holiday Inn hotel in Kensington to be part of the London leg of the Famous Names Roadshow. Open to all nail techs, the roadshow sees Famous Names founders, Jim and Linda
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  • 11 October 2016

    SIMPLY SALON NAILS: Gel vs. acrylic chemistry

    Written by Katie Barnes | Blog
    Katie Barnes Salon owner, educator, former Scratch columnist and award-winning nail stylist, Katie Barnes, explores the difference between gel and acrylic chemistry. The word 'Gel' lends
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