Salon Business

Eyelash Mag Sept/Oct 2018 Edition: First GladGirl Retail Store Opens in Northridge, CA

Eyelash Mag Sept-Oct 2018 Cover

Eyelash Mag featured the opening of the first GladGirl retail store in its “Private Eye” segment in the September/October issue. “We found that our customers wanted to view and experience our products in person as well as on the web,” says Brian Greene, managing director of Glad Lash. “In fact, over the past five years, […]

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Lash Team Coach & Mentor – Part 2 – Communication Challenges at Your Salon & How to Overcome Them

Lash Team Pt 2 - Communication Strategy

In this article, I will be addressing your salon’s language and communication between your team and your clientele. This is part 2 to a series we have dedicated to coaching salon entrepreneurs! We hope you enjoy. Now, let’s get back to salon communication and talk about your new team members fresh out of school first. […]

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Starting from Scratch Pt 9 – Your Guide to Hiring Employees for Your Lash Business: Taxes and Payroll

Starting From Scratch 9 - Hiring-Employees For Your Lash Business

When you make the decision to hire employees, there are a vast number of things you need to be aware of before you open your salon or spa business. My first and best advice is to consult a tax professional before you get started. It may cost you a few dollars up front, but in the […]

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Wednesday Wink – 4 HOT Summer Reads To Provide Inspiration For Your Business


While summer schedules are booming and your energy levels keep draining, find ways to stay focused this summer by cozying up to a good book. Spending time educating yourself can not only destress you, but it can also increase the value of your business. In no order of preference, here are some summer reads that […]

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Wednesday Wink – It All Starts With a Dream


Successful business owners work their business every day! What do I mean by that? Let’s break it down. Not a day goes by that we are not working our business. First, we start with a long-term goal. We define what we want our business to look like physically, financially and spiritually. Then we think about […]

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Salon, Booth or Suite? How to Find the Right Working Environment for Your Beauty Services


As a former salon owner, employee and suite renter, I have tons of experience in the different working environments of the beauty services world. In this article, I will go over my experiences working in a salon, renting a booth and renting a suite so that you can get insight into what working in each one […]

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Lash Team Coach & Mentor – Part 1 – How to Develop a Coaching Plan

Lash Team 1- Develop Coaching Plan

Welcome to LASH TEAM Coach & Mentor! This series will dive deeper into team building strategies for your lash business success! When you are developing your business, recruiting, hiring, mentoring and coaching should all be part of your business plan. In this post, I will be focusing on the part of your plan that involves […]

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Wednesday Wink – Fake it ‘Till you Make It!


As a lash extension trainer, I feel the pain of every new lash artist out there looking to start their career. When I took my training, I had to complete 12 practice sets of lashes before I received my certification. I had to send before and after photos to my instructor for review and received […]

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The New Eyelash Extensions Retail Experience Like You’ve Never Seen Before

Eyelash Extensions Retail Store by GladGirl Interior

Thanks to the launch of our new flagship GladGirl retail outlet in Northridge, CA, Lash Lovers can now enjoy a personalized shopping experience like never before! In what we believe is a unique, first of its kind offering dedicated to eyelash extensions, professional lash and brow technicians can shop in store for all of their […]

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Wednesday Wink – How To Handle Your Inner Critic

Being a service provider can be amazing, uplifting and challenging at the same time, regardless of what industry you are in. When we choose this type of profession we put ourselves out there physically, mentally and spiritually. We made a conscious choice to be a service provider because we love making others look and feel […]

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