September 12, 2016
Aerovex unveils a new nail dust mask for salon professionals. The nail tech is also using an Aerovex dust filtration and air purification system.
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December 23, 2015
Wearing a mask at your workstation offers protection, but it could make some clients uneasy. Let them know the motivation behind the mask to alleviate any concerns.
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January 29, 2015
If you’re feeling guilty about not wearing a mask while doing nails, you can drop the self-reproach — if you’re using a properly maintained source-capture ventilation system.
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December 28, 2013
RZ Mask has created this comfortable face mask for those looking for advanced dust and allergy protection.
November 22, 2011
LCN’s Macadamia Nail Mask greatly improves the skin’s ability to retain moisture, and is applied over the eponychium and tips of fingers.
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December 1, 2003
Good or bad, odor reveals little about salon air quality. Even if your salon rates "sweet" on the smell scale with employees or clients, depend on more reliable measures than your nose to rate your salon's air quality.
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December 1, 2001
Even though experts agree that wearing a mask is a good thing, some nail techs and consumers have come to consider dust masks a telltale sign of sub-par workmanship or MMA use.
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November 1, 1998
Explain to your clients that acrylic vapors aren't harmful to them; they just smell bad.
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March 1, 1997
"My client’s big toenail’s side walls curve so much that they nearly meet. The middle section of the nail is sore because both ends are pinching the skin. What can I do to relieve this pressure?"
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August 1, 1992
Finding the right system for your salon is an exhausting process—But the result is clean salon air and comfortable and safe salon workers.
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