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We Are Sunshine

The Power of Powder

Friday, November 30th, 2018

By Crystal Rooney, Sun Spot Atlantis

Due to the recent boom in the sunless business, you may have noticed sunless prices dropping, and questioned your prices. However, it should never be about the price of the product or service – …

Keep Your Priorities Straight this Holiday Season

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

The holiday season is upon us, and many salons are gearing up for their promotions and sales. We are entering one the best times of the year with customers wanting to get their holiday tans on. November and December can …

Don’t Neglect the Follow-Through

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018

By Scott Nichols, UV Utilities

It’s all in the follow-through! If you were to Google the definition of follow-through, it will come up saying “the continuing of an action or task to its conclusion.” In management, I have found the …

Beat Colds and Flus with Vitamin D

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018

By Carole Baggerly, GrassrootsHealth

Did you know that by raising your vitamin D level to 40-60 ng/ml (100-150 nmol/L) you could lower your risk of not only bone diseases but also everyday colds and flus? GrassrootsHealth, together with 48 world-renowned …

A Big Deal on a Small Budget

Monday, November 26th, 2018

By Tara Sanders, Touchable Tans

Last year, I was lucky enough to celebrate my salon’s five-year anniversary. They say that it takes five years to “make it or break it,” so I’m on the better end of those odds! I …

ASA State Regulatory Program Faces New 2019 Challenges

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

By Joseph Levy, ASA Director of Scientific Affairs

State regulatory advocacy – a key cornerstone of the American Suntanning Association’s efforts to promote responsible sunbed usage in professional salons – will face new challenges in 2019.

Efforts to restrict UV …

Move Over, Entrepreneurs: Are you stifling your biggest asset?

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

By Ashley Laabs

When you’re running a business, it can become very easy to recognize something that can help your business grow – especially when you don’t have it. Instead of focusing on the want to seek resources you don’t …

Sunbed Users Tops in Vitamin D Levels

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Canada’s sun-deprived northerly latitudes mean 90 percent of Canadians will be vitamin D deficient in the winter. That’s why it’s not surprising that regular sunbed users have the highest vitamin D levels of any group in Canada.

According to Canadian …