June 1, 2004
Our feet — along with our activities— change as we mature. From hereditary problems to injuries, our feet often take a pounding the older we get. Help your clients take care of their feet throughout their lifetime to ensure good foot health into old age.
Keywords: arthritic clients athlete's foot brittle nails bunions corns
November 1, 2003
Spa offers soothing relief to women who were victims of domestic violence.
Keywords: charity special needs clients
March 1, 2003
Do your best not to get on a client’s nerves -- because you never know who might have peripheral neuropathy. The loss of sensation in feet and hands that marks this not-uncommon condition leaves the unaware client susceptible to infection.
Keywords: pedicures special needs clients
April 1, 2002
Looks aren’t everything when it comes to a client’s health: To know which ones have Raynaud’s Phenomenon, you need to ask. And you do need to ask, as two clients’ tales will tell.
Keywords: nail diseases Raynaud's Disease special needs clients
October 1, 2001
With the ever-growing popularity of pedicures and the growing incidence of diabetes nationwide, the two are on a collision course — with the point of contact at your pedicure station. We talked to podiatrists who detail the special needs of the diabetic foot as well as how to safely perform a pedicure.
Keywords: diabetic clients diabetic pedicures special needs clients
January 1, 2000
With Dr. Rich and Dr. Bronow.
Keywords: diabetic clients ingrown toenails special needs clients The Nail Doctor
August 1, 1997
NAILS talked with respected podiatrist Dr. Godfrey Mix about the adjustments needed in procedures of foot care and the elderly.
Keywords: elderly clients pedicures special needs clients
December 1, 1996
Rebecca Byrne was passing a nail salon in the local mall when an idea popped into her head. Stopping, she gathered the courage and went in to ask the nail technician if she could put acrylics on her bitten-down nails to help her grow them out.
Keywords: nail biting nail injuries OPI Products special needs clients
March 1, 1996
Diabetes is a very serious, and very common, disease. Before providing foot care to a diabetic client, know what to look for and what questions to ask.
Keywords: diabetic clients elderly clients pedicures special needs clients
January 1, 1996
Arthritis is the number one disease suffered by women. As a nail technician, you can help clients face it with beauty and serenity by making your salon a comfortable, economically friendly place.
Keywords: arthritic clients special needs clients
March 1, 1993
Paramedical makeup artists use special techniques and cosmetics to help clients camouflage hair loss, skin flaws, and nail deformities.
Keywords: breast cancer awareness chemotherapy clients with cancer effects of medications on nails hashtags
December 1, 1992
I allow most patients I treat for nail disorders to keep their acrylics while undergoing therapy unless wearing them would be detrimental to their recovery.
Keywords: allergic reactions circulation disorders lupus paronychia psoriasis
March 1, 1992
Knowing what to do with special needs clients before they walk through the door will make both you and the client more comfortable and the service more meaningful.
Keywords: alopecia areata arthritic clients autoimmune diseases effect of medications on nails Hashimotos disease
January 1, 1992
Clients with diabetes or circulatory disorders can be safely serviced by using gentle techniques.
Keywords: circulation disorders diabetic clients special needs clients special needs pedicures
April 1, 1989
Summer's almost here, which means you're probably thinking about ways to get pedicure clients into your salon.
Keywords: nail diseases pedicure safety special needs clients