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It’s been a tough month for the nails sector with business largely remaining on par with June last year. However, with 21 manicures and pedicures to perform on average per week, it’s no wonder that you shop for supplies monthly.

Growth is the word on everyone’s lips with 15% of you having added new services to your menu in the past 12 months, such as powder-dip systems, and the majority employing between three to four nail techs in their salon or spa.

For the latest nail news and product innovations shaking up the industry, turn to page 107.

On the spot

How often do you shop for nail supplies?

1. Monthly

2. Weekly

3. Every three months

4. Every six months

15% have added new nail services in the past 12 months

How many nail techs work at your salon or spa?

1. Three

2. Four

3. Two

4. Five

METHODOLOGY Insider is compiled from a monthly telephone survey of spas and beauty salons. The people who participated represent a cross-section of the industry and were polled by phone from July 3–6, regarding business for the month to June 30. Nail business for the Insider Nails page was calculated from data provided by spas and salons that offer nail services among other treatments. The figures given represent the average score for each answer. Brands are ranked when mentioned by several respondents.

June 2017 in numbers


This article appears in the Professional Beauty August 2017 Issue of Professional Beauty

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This article appears in the Professional Beauty August 2017 Issue of Professional Beauty