September 1, 1995
The Nail Doctor is back to discuss brittle nail syndrome, the effect of climate on nail growth, and what's really behind those persistent headaches.
February 1, 1995
The Nail Doctor is back to answer your pressing questions on allergies and menopausal side effects.
May 1, 1994
When a client develops a rash around her fingertips or on her neck or face, she may be allergic to a chemical in a nail product you use. Determining which chemical, however, is best left to a dermatologist.
December 1, 1993
Should a nail technician remove acrylic from a client who is suffering from tender nail beds after the nail tech recently changed product?
May 1, 1993
Protecting oneself against chemical absorption at the salon starts with the simple practice of wearing gloves or applying a barrier cream.
January 1, 1993
December 1, 1992
February 1, 1992
Every month, our nail doctor answers readers' questions about any health-related issue.
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Disinfectant Products: Crack Down on Grime15 photos
a generic term for any product that covers the nail plate with a hard film;
Am I losing my touch applying acrylics?
Should I have a TV in my salon?
Is perfectionism on the job a blessing or a curse?
What’s the best way to recruit techs for a new salon?
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
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