December 22, 2014
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern discusses infections of the skin and nails that nail techs should be aware of.
Keywords: athlete's foot Dr. Dana Stern fungal infections onychomycosis pseudomonas
November 30, 2014
Founder and CEO of Jessica Cosmetics International, Jessica Vartoughian believes nails must be cared for and maintained like the skin with a regimen unique to the individual.
Keywords: brittle nails Jessica Cosmetics Jessica Vartoughian nail strengtheners nail treatments
October 30, 2014
Industry scientist, Doug Schoon, addresses the most recent information about fungal nail infections and the potential for secondary mold infections of the nail plate. Schoon also answers questions about how nail dehydrators improve adhesion of L&P nail coatings to the natural nail.
If you have any questions for Schoon, e-mail [email protected]. For more information on Schoon and his weekly video series, Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon, click here.
Keywords: client health Doug Schoon fungal infections health mold
October 28, 2014
Your client wants to know what the white spots are on her nails, and you know they may have been caused by something you did. How do you respond?
Keywords: leukonychia Something to Talk About white spots
October 2, 2014
The nail toughening and repair product is being used by nail techs to treat cancer patients’ brittle nails, a side effect of chemotherapy.
Keywords: damaged nails IBX natural nail care
September 29, 2014
Is nail fungus contagious? NAILS spoke to former pharmacist and now podiatrist, Dr. Bill Danzeisen, to get to the sole of the matter.
Keywords: antifungals chemist's corner Dr. Bill Danzeisen feet nail diseases
September 23, 2014
Rozgé’s Fungus No More helps treat and cure nails of fungus.
Keywords: antifungals fungal toenails fungus fungus treatments Rozge
September 16, 2014
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern talks about some of the conditions that cause the appearance of stripes, bands, and ridges on the nails.
Keywords: Beau's lines Dr. Dana Stern erythronychia lichen planus Mee's lines
September 3, 2014
NAILS spoke to industry scientist, Doug Schoon to find out the basics behind the formulas that speed up the nail polish drying process.
Keywords: chemist's corner Doug Schoon Quick dry spray
July 30, 2014
Duri Cosmetics’ Herbatherapy contains a blend of natural herbs, extracts, and oils to nourish and moisturize both nails and cuticles as it promotes and supports nail growth.
Keywords: cuticle treatments Duri nail growth nail treatments
July 29, 2014
Did you know that nail problems make up about 10% of all dermatological conditions? It’s true, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.
Keywords: fungal infections melanoma nail diseases
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
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
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.
Keywords: pseudomonas Something to Talk About