August 16, 2013
Caused by allergens that come into contact with the skin, allergic contact dermatitis often clears up on its own when sufferers avoid the offending agent.
August 5, 2013
LCN’s Magic Nail Growth soaks into the nail to improve its suppleness.
July 15, 2013
In and of itself, onychauxis — or thick nails — poses no danger to a client, but it often indicates a larger problem.
July 8, 2013
In her second column, Dr. Stern covers spoon-shaped nails, Mee’s lines, habit tic, and more.
June 18, 2013
Founded in 2004 by the late Dr. Dennis Arnold, the International Pedicure Association advocates safe pedicuring through education and support for its members. Membership in the organization demonstrates to your clients and peers your commitment and dedication to providing safe professional pedicuring services.
Yoga Sandals have plastic-lined toe separators that make them perfect for spa trips — and for your retail section.
May 31, 2013
Use the information you gather from your consultation with nail biters not only to decide what you should do in the salon to help them break the habit, but also to educate them on the things they should be doing at home to guarantee their success.
May 30, 2013
Onychogryphosis refers to nails that have thickened and developed a deep curve.
May 17, 2013
Be a bright spot in the lives of clients undergoing cancer treatments with these tips on how to care for these customers, body and soul.
April 22, 2013
The botanical extracts moisturize skin leaving it softer and healthier-looking.
April 16, 2013
Subungual hematomas are usually caused by injury to the nail, either through blunt trauma or repetitive pressure.
April 13, 2013
Cold pressed from selected fruits, Olive Butter from Sublime Bliss has excellent emollient and antioxidant properties, making it a natural moisturizer.
April 12, 2013
Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, co-founder and artistic director of OPI Products Inc., is being honored for her work on behalf of Delete Blood Cancer DKMS, the world’s largest bone marrow donor center.
Mountain Body’s Chakra Dead Sea Bath Salts are available in formulations that correspond to the seven major chakras located along the spine.
March 22, 2013
Look Good Feel Better, which provides beauty services to women with cancer, offers these tips for hand, foot, and nail maintenance for clients with cancer. Learn more at http://lookgoodfeelbetter.org.
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