June 1, 2010
When Briana Borten opened a second Dragontree Holistic Day Spa in the Portland International Airport, she made very few changes to accommodate the unique location. “Overall, though, we are trying to recreate the traditional day spa environment as much as possible, offering the same treatments and attention.”
Keywords: alternative services holistic pedicures
June 1, 2010
Pedicurists are in the unique position of being able to advise clients of the risks and educate them about sunscreen use.
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May 1, 2010
Heather Goodwin offers relief to clients suffering from mildly ingrown toenails and pincer nails with the application of a B/S Brace.
Keywords: feet nail diseases nail treatments pedicures
May 1, 2010
A massage might seem just the thing to bring relief to pregnant clients’ swollen feet and legs, but there are acupressure points around the lower legs and feet that, when aggressively worked, can bring on contractions.
Keywords: feet massage Mother's Day pedicures pregnant clients
January 1, 2010
Pedicures can be quite tough on a nail tech’s body. Holding legs while clipping toenails, massaging calves and ankles, and scrubbing down thick callus can all quickly lead to sore backs and arms — and cranky dispositions. Here’s what some techs have done to keep their poise during strenuous pedicures.
Keywords: ergonomics pedicure areas pedicure spas pedicures salon decor/design
December 29, 2009
Sanitas Skincare’s Callus Cream is an extra-strength treatment formulated to re-texturize and soften hard, callused skin.
Keywords: callus removers pedicures skin care
November 19, 2009
Tropical Shine’s Replace-A-File system consists of a disinfectable plastic file core and a replaceable strip.
Keywords: files pedicures
November 1, 2009
Ingrown toenails are painful afflictions that usually require a doctor’s help to remove. But if you catch them early enough, you can help maintain the nail using a special Ingrown Nail File and prevent the nail from growing into the surrounding skin.
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April 28, 2009
Shape magazine tells readers how to prepare for a trip to the nail salon, and what to do after.
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December 1, 2008
This is where Medi meets Pedi – where science and technology meet healthy, happy, and well-cared for feet.
Keywords: diabetic clients Footlogix pedicures
November 1, 2008
All clients need personal attention, but our diabetic pedicure clients need an extra dose of TLC. Learn how to alter pedicure services to accommodate diabetic clients, and you’ll not only be offering them an hour of relaxation, you’ll also be protecting their health.
Keywords: diabetic clients pedicure safety pedicures special needs clients
October 6, 2008
The state of Washington has made fish pedicures, in which clients place their feet into a tub containing small carp that then ingest the calloused areas of clients’ feet, illegal in the state.
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October 1, 2008
Chicago’s Allyu Spa features four signature manicure and pedicure treatments that draw upon the wisdom of earth-honoring cultures from around the world. Allyu nail treatments incorporate fresh, natural ingredients to beautify, nourish, and detoxify the hands and feet.
Keywords: manicures natural ingredients pedicures
April 28, 2008
Feet by OPI pedicure system is a system of professional products developed to transform ordinary pedicures into extraordinary spa services. It's a system so simple, it's perfect.
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