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Red Light Therapy: This Red Light Means Go

Friday, April 15th, 2011

By Kirstin Genthner

When I’m driving in the car with my preschooler, he points out every traffic light. At each intersection, he reminds me that “Red means stop and green means go.” I don’t really mind having a back seat …

Member of the Month: Cabana Tan in Victoria, British Columbia

Friday, April 15th, 2011

By Will Dias

In September of 2000, Angie Woodhead took a look around her town of Victoria, B.C. and noticed a glaring absence. There wasn’t a salon that was educating clients about the proper way to tan.

“My idea was …

Member of the Month: Beach Nuts Tanning in Crystal Beach, Ontario

Monday, March 7th, 2011

By Kirstin Genthner

She strolls through the carnival, a stick of cotton candy in one hand and a pink teddy bear tucked under her arm. A scruffy man calls to her from a booth as she saunters past, and she …

Canadian Sunbathing Community inundated with Proposed Regulations

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Proposed Laws:

Ontario – 2 bills for teen ban

New Brunswick guidelines to be converted to regulations in a year – under 18 ban and warning sign

Manitoba – parental consent (under 18) and warning sign

CRD Victoria – under …

Member of the Month: Getting a Mega Tan in Ontario

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Dianna Carins has always been drawn to serving others. She began by becoming a registered nurse, and then went on to work for a large local corporation. “My company was downsizing and they were offering packages to those who were …

Save Your Business – Visit a Politician

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Have you ever heard the saying “It’s who you know, not what you know.” This is true when it comes to a politician. Have you ever wondered why politicians stand up for the other side and not for you as …

Member of the Month: The Friendly Salon, Edmonton AB

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Each summertime memory seems to be bathed in a golden glow, the image lit by the glow of the blazing sun reflecting off endless waves at the beach. As you sink deep into the blissful haze of this memory, you …

Bigger, Badder, Smarter!

Friday, April 16th, 2010

More exhibits, more parties and more to learn Oct. 22-24 at Smart Tan’s 15th Annual Convention in Downtown Nashville


Coming out of two years that can, at best, be remembered as the most challenging small business climate in modern North …