Article: “A mix of luck, polish” (LA Times)

I’d previously read something about the preponderance of Vietnamese-Americans in the nail salon business, but I hadn’t come across the role of actress Tippi Hedren (The Birds) in it, as well.

Here is a fascinating read on a part of nail polish history!

The story of how the Vietnamese fell into the nail industry is one of pure chance — of how 20 women who fled their war-torn country happened to meet a Hollywood starlet with beautiful nails.

A mix of luck, polish – latimes