Waxing supplies

Waxing Supplies When I was in esthetics school over 10 years ago I had a teacher who once said to me: If you know how much every wax stick cost Read More …

Health & Sanitation information for salons and spas

        Health & Sanitation information for salons and spas By far one of the most asked questions when opening a salon and spa in Saskatchewan is: What Read More …

List of 50+ Study Guides for Beauty Professionals

List of 50+ Study Guides for Beauty Professionals Do you have an exam coming up? Are you feeling a little less than confident when it comes to writing exams? I Read More …

Affordable business cards for salons and spas

Custom Salon & Spa Business Cards    “For all their wonderful designs, business card templates should be looked at for what they really are: very effective advertising tools that can help you Read More …

8 way to prevent no show clients

How many no shows do you have in a week? 3 or 4? Don’t you think that is 3 or 4 too many? In this day and age, there is Read More …

Why you need to sell more gift certificates at your salon or spa

Why you need to sell more gift certificates at your salon or spa *This article may have affiliate links which, at no cost to you, will earn me commission if Read More …

Why Esthetics makes a great part-time job

Why Esthetics makes a great part-time job I think you’ll agree with me that when it comes down to having to get a part-time job in the summer and the Read More …

Accounting and taxes for self-employed estheticians

This blog may contain affiliate links that I receive a commission from. These commissions cost you nothing and will support the upkeep of this blog. Accounting and taxes for self-employed Read More …

A quick guide to start your home based business in Saskatchewan

  I may receive affiliate commissions on some of the links that you click on.  This costs you no money but does provide me financial gains to offset the cost Read More …

Increasing service value

Increasing Service Value Increasing service value can cost you very little and keep your clients loyal. I think you will agree with me that you would rather go the doctor’s Read More …

Client Appreciation Gifts

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The cheapest place to get spa supplies

  The cheapest place to get spa supplies A lot of you ask me about cost-cutting measures you can do in the salon. One way I keep my service costs Read More …

About me

10 years ago, as a newly single mom, I was crazy enough to apply for student loans, go back to school and start a new career.  While I was in Read More …

Spa & Salon Sanitation, Disinfection, and Sterilization

Spa & Salon Sanitation, Disinfection, and Sterilization Why should we put spa & salon sanitation disinfection and sterilization at the top of our continuing education? Public health and safety is Read More …

The best beauty industry books

I often get asked what books can help a newbie out in the beauty industry.  I’ve done a lot of research and although I may not have had time to Read More …

Cutting costs for home-based salons and spas

Cutting costs for home-based salons and spas If you can’t raise your prices how do you increase your profits in your salon or spa?  You cut costs.  If you are a Read More …

Should the Esthetics industry be licenced

  Should the Esthetics Industry be Licensed This is a hot topic for many estheticians in the community right now.  I don’t even know where to begin. I’ve done my own Read More …

I just discovered this entire e-book collection!

        Available today   37 work-at-home resources to help you fulfill your dreams, be your own boss and relish your freedom.   Maybe you’ve already tasted the Read More …