July 7, 2014
While cancer patients can benefit greatly from receiving nail services, chemotherapy and radiation can cause serious side effects that you as a nail tech need to be aware of. Read on to learn more about how to provide safe, skillful, compassionate nail services to your clients who are battling cancer.
Keywords: cancer client health
July 6, 2014
The National Aesthetics Spa Network (NASN) is offering scholarships for advanced education courses to spa professionals who wish to increase their knowledge and skills.
Keywords: continuing education medical pedicures scholarships
July 2, 2014
With summer in full swing, it’s time to cast off heavy socks and shoes in favor of open-toed shoes and sandals. As your clients’ feet emerge from hibernation, share these tips for summer foot care.
Keywords: client health foot care summer services sun protection
June 26, 2014
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern encounters patients dealing with psoriasis; red, spotted lunula; lichen planus; myxoid cyst; and chemotherapy affecting the nails.
Keywords: chemotherapy Dr. Dana Stern lichen planus lunula Myxoid cyst
June 25, 2014
At the intersection of nippers and nails, accidents can happen. Learn how to respond to avoid damage from an awkward and tense situation.
June 10, 2014
The towels are lint-free, strong, disposable, and absorbent.
Keywords: client health healthy working salon sanitation
June 4, 2014
It takes a bit of know-how to put the “man” in a mani/pedi. Just in time for Father’s Day, we’ve spotlighted some issues men face when it comes to their hands and feet so you can provide services that are man-tastic!
Keywords: male clients pedicures
June 3, 2014
Can a nail cleanser act as a fungus preventer? NAILS spoke to a formulation chemist from Elixery to find out.
Keywords: acetone/removal products chemist's corner
May 28, 2014
Did you know that over-curing a nail or leaving the UV gel coating on longer than recommended is likely to increase removal time?
Keywords: gel-polish product removal removing gels
May 27, 2014
Now that summer is approaching, it’s time to start educating clients about the need to take their skin health seriously.
Keywords: skin cancer sun protection
May 27, 2014
Famous Names asked users of its IBX System to post before and after pictures of their clients’ nails onto its Facebook page.
Keywords: damaged nails Famous Names peeling nails
May 23, 2014
Flexiglaze brushes right onto nails to strengthen them and stop any peeling instantly with no added thickness.
Keywords: nail strengtheners
May 20, 2014
SofSpa Softening Cream Concentrate from Pedi-Sox is designed to absorb slowly and then deeply penetrate the skin.
Keywords: moisturizer Pedi-Sox
May 20, 2014
Dazzle Dry by VB Cosmetics introduces a non-yellowing cuticle and nail oil that features a nutritionally rich blend of natural safflower oil, avocado oil, grapeseed oil, sesame seed oil, olive squalane, shea better, lavender oil, and ylang ylang oil.
Keywords: cuticle oil Dazzle Dry products
May 16, 2014
Geluv’s Oil-free Cuticle Softener is a non-greasy and lanolin-enriched formula that removes cuticle and dead tissue safely without cutting.
Keywords: cuticle treatments Geluv products