From time to time, I run across articles that I feel are worthy of sharing with you, my valued clientele. Please take time to read:

Why the cost of a beautiful manicure is far more than dollars and cents
A year-long New York Times investigation found deplorable labor conditions in nail salons, where many immigrant women work for little to no pay.

Nail bars: modern-day slavery in plain sight?
Nail bars have thrived amid the economic gloom, but a report suggests they are sometimes staffed by women trafficked from Vietnam.