The Brands we Supply
An incredibly innovative nail covering invented and manufactured in California USA by the co - founders of Minx Inc. Dawn Lynch Goodwin and Janice Jordan. Literally hundreds of choices in metallic nails, fashion leading styles and solid colours make Minx the only choice for the Nail professional. Heat cured using Minx Heat and simple to apply this product range will change the way you think about Nail Fashion Forever ! Bring Passion and profit back to your Salon with Minx. Often copied, Never bettered Minx is the new PROFESSIONAL ONLY nail covering taking the industry by storm.
Where on earth would you find a completely new and unique product in nail fashion? In sunny California, of course, where the sun, sea and surf surrounds some of the most beautiful women in the world who need to look sensational whether they are waxing a surfboard, attending a movie premiere, or glamming out for Hef's next bash at the manor.
While it is hard work gliding through each day and night (and after-hours) looking gorgeous with a touch of naughty, Minx is here to lead the way. The golden flash of fingernail as you beckon for the brunch waiter… the sparkling arc as you firmly grasp the last pair of Jimmy Choo's on sale… the perky glint of silver wrapped around a fresh Pinkberry smoothie… once you've been Minxed, your life will never be the same.
What's a Minx ?
In our definition, a Minx is a sexy, confident, naughty but fun individual who lives every day like it is a big, ripe juicy apple ready to be bitten. We've channeled this cool factor into Minx, a new and glamorous way that lets women (and men!) extend fashion to their very fingertips.
COLOUR GLOSS BY ARTISTIC NAIL DESIGN
US CELEBRITY NAIL ARTIST TOM BACHIK'S professional nail brand, ARTISTIC NAIL DESIGN is the choice for fashion conscious, trend setting nail salons globally.
This exciting, new professional Gel Polish style manicure system has been created by Hollywood's Tom Bachik, arguably the world's top "Man"-icurist and the go-to nail professional for the fashion industry and celebrity elite, both stateside and Globally. Having successfully launched in the US and the UK Tom now brings his latest innovation to salons with Artistic Nail Design's Colour Gloss Soak-Off Gel Polish. Available in 66 beautiful and on-trend hues, these colours last for up to three weeks. There's no need for your clients to hide their chipped nails - the results are so glossy and so stunning they really redefine shine.
Just like a traditional polish, Colour Gloss Soak-Off Gel Polish comes in a bottle, with a twist-on cap and applicator brush. The colour glides beautifully on to finger and toe nails, then just like gel, it is lamp cured to dry in only seconds. Under a 45 watt LED light, it takes less than 30 seconds for nails to be touch dry, whilst under a UV light, it takes just two minutes or less. Drying to a strong, yet flexible finish, the high shine glossy result will get ensure your finger tips and toes turn heads, week after week. A quick soak is all that is needed for removal or unlike it's competitors it can be rebalanced - with no damage to the natural nail.
The Nail Industries first LED UV Light makes all the difference.
30 Second Cure Time for all colours, you bet. Forget everything you have heard about innovation, this betters it all. A full set of beautiful glossy colour in under 20 minutes only from Colour Gloss.
So Many gloriously glossy Colour Combinations you won't believe your eyes.
Available in dozens of colours from Foxy to Fashionista, Princess to Precious and Halo to Hotness, your client can be confident that Colour Gloss will stay put with a high shine lasting for up to three weeks - without chipping, dulling, or peeling. Colour Gloss Soak-Off Gel System consists of 38 colours so far with a heap more in the pipeline all designed personally by Tom.
About Tom Bachik.
Before founding Artistic Nails, Tom Bachik, a native of Southern California, was always about art and design. Tom creates visually fashion-forward looks and is the Go-To-Must-Have Guy at the entertainment industry's most fashionable events years after year, from the Oscars to the Emmys, and the Grammys to the Golden Globes.
Tom has worked with celebrities including Cameron Diaz, Christina Aguilera, Ciara, Britney Spears, Eve, Jessica Alba, Katy Perry, Pink and Victoria Beckham and is currently working for Chanel as their first ever nail colour consultant and head manicurist.
Famous Names is the new business venture of Jim and Linda Nordstrom. Jim is a Co - Founder of Creative Nail Design and was its CEO and chairman for 17 years. With a Bachelor of Science degree and the experience gained by being at the helm of the largest nail business in the world Jim truly understand the science needed to go into producing world class nail products that relate to the “ real world “ the nail professional lives in. Jim is also currently a partner in UK based distributor Sweet Squared and thus currently understands the needs of todays nail technician.
Linda has a long history in education and development within the professional nail business and brings a significant amount of working knowledge knowledge to the table on how to effectively utilize product in the everyday salon environment.
Lumos Top and bottom coats ! Lumos High Speed topcoat has a familiar but vastly improved super fast drying formula that penetrates through the nail lacquer to the base coat forming a single solid coating over the nail plate for a much more durable finish which is guaranteed not to yellow, ever ! Lumos is simply unmatched as a top coat leaving the nail feeling silky, stronger and more durable. Lumos absolutely will not chip and will create the highest gloss of product on the market today. Lumos Instant Impact Bottom Coat is designed to naturally bond to both the natural nail and the layer above it and it dries even faster than the Lumos Top Coat. Adhesion is the key here and Lumos offers an industry leading bond.
“The Everlasting Manicure” by Bellissima.
Bellissima International was formed in Santa Cruz, California in 2009 by the founders of Calgel USA John and Marnie Hadley. Having been distributors for both Bio Sculpture in Canada and Calgel in the USA they decided they had an opportunity to utilize their vast knowledge of the UV soak off Gel Nail enhancement business and manufacture in the USA taking advantage of recent developments in technology and quality of manufacture found only in local production.
Considered by many the final evolution in UV Soak off Gels, Bella Forma gels by Bellissima are the foundation for “ The Everlasting Manicure” an advanced procedure that gives a lasting full coverage colour (35 available) or nude manicure with optional extension to the natural nail.
The odourless and flexible “Everlasting Manicure” will last for up to 21 days, is simple to apply and soaks off in well under 10 minutes with no damage to the nail. Bellissima Australia and New Zealand offer a full range of beautifully packaged and presented innovative core and accessory products that add panache and style to any Salon or Spa.
Switch Funky Director Peter Lykissas said “We are very keen to offer this exciting, cost effective new range of products and techniques to Australian and New Zealand Salons, Spa and Nail professionals. Having distributed CND in Australia for over a decade I know when a range has that special something and Bellissima not only offers performance and innovation but it looks the way a Nail product should. Smart and sophisticated, displayed correctly it will add a great vibe to your Salon. Your customers will love it!
Soft Landings is a unique towel that quickly became the favorite within the Beauty and Spa Industry. Out went the paper towel, and Soft Landings Towels took it’s place. This disposable towel, soft for the luxurious feel, and landings because of where it meets you upon approach, quickly became the preferred towel. Soft Landings is used by Nail and Beauty professionals around the world. Soft Landings is the towel you should expect and the towel you deserve. We encourage you to discover for yourself, the benefits of this towel. Loved and used by celebrity stylists the world over.
Sara Happ Products
A cult product was born the moment the lip scrub by sara happ hit the salon. This revolutionary lip exfoliant was the first of its kind and created an entire market segment. Available in 6 flavors this lip exfoliant was named beauty product of the year in 2007 !
With the debut of her much-anticipated follow up product, the lip slip, Sara vowed to offer her customers the richest, most luxurious lip balm imaginable.
“ It has literally been two years in the making; my sole purpose was to create the greatest lip balm of all time. I think we nailed it. “
But this is just the beginning. Today Sara is expanding her line: an eclectic collection of individual beauty staples. From the perfect mascara to a universally appealing fragrance, from bubbles and creams to all things exfoliation, Sara is doing what she does best: creating products she herself cannot find in the Salon.
Switch Funky branded products that actually matter to your salon. Sure buy overpriced accessories from the big distributors but be assured the critical items that you need to make your salon profitable are all available directly from switchfunky at a fraction of the price and of a much higher quality. A range specifically selected for your salon to give you that point of difference you are looking for. Priced right where they need to be and backed by the famous Switch Funky Salon Use warranty these accessories mean business.
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