nail care

Largest Retailer of Professional Haircare Products in Canada Joins Forces with ONCAP to Help Accelerate Growth

Intrepid Investment Bankers, a leading middle-market investment bank, announced July 17 the acquisition of its client, Chatters Canada—the largest retailer of professional haircare products in Canada and one of the largest hair-salon operators in that country—by ONCAP, the middle-market private-equity platform of Onex Corp., in partnership with the existing management team. The investment is being made by ONCAP III.

Sally Beauty Mobile Nail Studio to Debut Sunday at ISSE

Sally Beauty Supply's new Sally Beauty Mobile Nail Studio will make its first-ever appearance this Sunday at the Professional Beauty Association's Long Beach International Salon and Spa Expo in Long Beach, California.

The Sally Beauty Mobile Nail Studio—which uses a truck—features 750 shades and has a partial tagline of “one brilliant wall of color.”

Online Shopping Proves Successful for Beauty Sector

Forty-seven percent of U.S. online shoppers of beauty and personal-care products have shopped more frequently in 2014 than 2013, according to a study out Dec. 16 from A.T. Kearney. “Beauty and the E-Commerce Beast: 2014 Edition” lays out the results of a consumer survey of online beauty and personal-care shoppers.

China Glaze Swirl Nail Kits

The kit features four core China Glaze shades to help complete a water marble manicure. The kits are Mix Master, including Snow, Rose Among Thorns, Tart-y for the party and Coconut Kiss; Twirlin' & Swirlin', which includes Snow, Too Yacht to Handle, That's Shore Bright and Pink Plumeria; Spin Me Round, including Snow, Turned Up Turquoise, Celtic Sun and I’m with the Lifeguard. The kits also include a cup and wooden stirring stick, plus detailed instructions to create the effect. Visit

Seche Gracious and Kind Collection

Seche Gracious and Kind Collection

The holiday-themed nail collection includes Warm Hearted, a rich ruby red crème; Gracious & Kind, a gold-flecked fuchsia shimmer; All Lit Up, a garnet shimmer; Nostalgic, a vivid violet shimmer; Collected Moments, a glistening gold shimmer; and Sparkle, Clink, Kiss, a shimmering gold base with multisize pink foil glitter. Visit

Flowery Professional File Catty Pink Ribbon Designs

Flowery Professional File Catty Pink Ribbon Designs

Contained in translucent pink cases, three new pink 5-inch nail file ribbon designs are supporting breast cancer awareness. The travel-ready files are also available in a compact 18-piece display, and a portion of the proceeds goes to the Expedition Inspiration Fund for Breast Cancer Research ( Call 800.347.7456 or