December 10, 2013
Customer service? Technique? Sanitation? We asked readers to share the most important information they took away from their days in beauty school and received a variety of helpful responses.
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November 22, 2013
Aerovex Systems' Nails Source Capture System with new Healthy Air Technology is the next generation in nail salon ventilation technology. The new portable air ventilation system is built to protect the breathing zones of nail technicians and prevent overexposure to monomer, acetone, and associated acrylic vapors and dusts.
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October 27, 2013
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When client health and salon reputation are on the line with every service, it’s important to know the ins and outs of tool disinfection like the back of your hand. Shoo away bacteria with proper products and protocol.
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October 16, 2013
In a perfect world we would be able to press a “self-clean” button whenever needed.
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October 10, 2013
Although each state has specific regulations to ensure client safety, using the best possible technology and procedures will increase clients’ safety from infection, elevate customer confi dence, increase customer retention, and provide a competitive advantage for their services.
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September 20, 2013
Backscratchers’ stainless steel implements are the company’s newest surgical grade products that not only look sleek but also allow for maximum sanitation.
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August 21, 2013
Brush Kleen by Nouveau Nail is an all purpose professional brush cleaner that removes excess acrylic build-up while conditioning the bristles, preventing them from drying out.
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August 19, 2013
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You might be ready to put flu season and the hyper-vigilance behind you, but before you do, consider the places that some nasty bacteria and viruses hang out waiting to make a comeback.
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June 24, 2013
Backscratchers’ Stainless Steel Implement Line meets the newest sanitation laws and provides surgical-grade materials for healthy client care.
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June 17, 2013
This concentrated formula is used to disinfect implements and prevents the growth of bacteria, fungus, and most viruses.
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June 17, 2013
This double-sided file has multi-directional SS grit that prevents shredded skin and micro-lesions and raised dots that get to the problem areas faster with much less effort.
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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.
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May 8, 2013
Here are some tips to help keep your brushes in the best possible condition.
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April 25, 2013
Celebrity hairstylist Tabatha Coffey speaks about beauty licensing and the threat of deregulation. Take action to protect beauty licensing and educate your clients about the issue. Learn more at http://probeauty.org/iam.
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April 24, 2013
Just one citation from your state board could have you floundering for cash (and turning red in the face from the humiliation of signing the violation form). NAILS contacted the U.S. states with the largest numbers of nail salons to find out what the most common violations are — and how you can make sure your salon is in the clear.
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