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.
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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.
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April 22, 2014
Pesky and painful, ingrown toenails are often the result of improper filing or ill-fitting shoes. Here are a few ways to deal with this common culprit.
March 24, 2014
Known behind the desk as “green spots,” pseudomonas is easily treated and simple to explain. Help your client learn to manage greenies so she can avoid an interruption in nail services.
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February 24, 2014
Touch N’Grow Nail hardener Plus Formula 2 by Probelle is made with garlic and lime, which hardens and strengthens the nails while protecting them from fungus.
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February 21, 2014
Jessica Cosmetics presents Critical Care, a formula for anyone suffering from soft, weak, and brittle nails that are too unhealthy to grow.
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December 27, 2013
Straight A’s for Our Top Q’s: With topics ranging from private label retail to proper mix ratios, nailsmag.com’s 10 most-viewed questions cover a lot of ground.
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December 23, 2013
In response to several questions from readers, Dr. Stern is addressing the topic of fungal infections of the nail and its treatment in this month’s column.
December 3, 2013
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It’s said that hands show our age before anything else.
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December 2, 2013
Onychatrophia is a wasting away of the nails that is generally permanent.
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December 1, 2013
Spa Revolutions’ PerfectSense Paraffin combines total portability and electricity-free heating, refreshing aromatherapy, and powerful formulas designed to address a multitude of skin care needs.
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November 21, 2013
Created by veteran nail technician Tammy Howard, Tammy’s Tender Touch Lotion is a natural moisturizer that helps hydrate and nourish all skin types.
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October 23, 2013
The Multi Active Nail Strengthener from Revere Cosmetics features a twofold strengthening formula that activates multibinding sites that promote the formation of the keratin protein which builds the nail.
October 10, 2013
Dr. G’s Clear Nail Antifungal Treatment kills fungus of the skin adjacent to the nail using Tolnaftate 1% as its active ingredient.
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October 5, 2013
A bony growth on the side of the heel, Haglund’s deformity is often the result of wearing hard, inflexible shoes.