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.
Keywords: masks ventilation
November 20, 2014
When it comes to healthy salon air, the new magic number is three. The Nail Manufacturers Council recently updated its guidelines to recommend a three-zone protection approach for nail salons.
Keywords: HEPA NMC ventilation
October 24, 2014
Keywords: air quality Doug Schoon ventilation
Doug Schoon lays out in simple terms how to properly ventilate your salon. For more info on the PBA and NMC ventilation guidelines, click here for a PDF handout.
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September 24, 2014
Utah is phasing in a law requiring a source capture system at workstations where acrylics are applied.
Keywords: Utah ventilation
February 11, 2014
The Sunflower II System by Aerovex Systems is an air filtration device for dust removal. The powerful cyclone system draws in UV-gel and acrylic nail dust as well as other air pollutants. It now features new, brighter LED lighting, and for a limited time still available with standard 20 Watt Halogen lighting.
Keywords: acrylics Aerovex Systems air filtration gels ventilation
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.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems air filtration client health health healthy working
October 16, 2013
In a perfect world we would be able to press a “self-clean” button whenever needed.
Keywords: pedicure sanitation salon sanitation ventilation
September 19, 2013
Studies done by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) consistently show allergens are present in the air of nail salons.
Keywords: allergic reactions Personal Trainer ventilation
August 5, 2013
The company’s new Generation III table model delivers a smaller solution for harmful dust and odors.
Keywords: Valentino Beauty Pure ventilation
June 17, 2013
Since 1988, Aerovex Systems has developed innovative products to provide proper ventilation appropriate for all salon chemical services. Now Aerovex is unveiling two new state-of-the-art Salon Source Capture Ventilation Systems featuring “Healthy Air” technologies. The new “Healthy Air” source capture ventilation systems combine eHEPA technology with enhanced activated carbon filtration.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems air purification ventilation
February 6, 2013
The invisible beachball-sized sphere of air that surrounds your face in all directions is a great place to start implementing efficient salon ventilation. NAILS walks you through all of the things you need to know, from what to look for in a ventilation system to how the components work to a few tweaks you can make in your day-to-day habits for extra protection. Get ready to breathe easy.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems Air Impurities Removal Systems Alfalfa Nail Supply Americanails Erica's Advanced Technical Abrasives
November 21, 2012
This video, from the Local Hazardous Waste Program in King County, Washington, shows the measurement levels of common nail salon solvents in the air, both with and without source-capture ventilation.
Watch move videos on salon ventilation.
Keywords: acetone/removal products chemical safety ventilation
November 19, 2012
Erica of EricasATA Inc. shares how to assemble and use the company's nail vacuum system.
Keywords: electric file safety Erica's Advanced Technical Abrasives ventilation
September 17, 2012
Be sure to download “Stay Healthy and Safe While Giving Manicures and Pedicures,” a recently released 20-page booklet created by OSHA (the Occupational Safety and Health Administration).
Keywords: healthy working OSHA ventilation
July 9, 2012
Internationally known scientist Doug Schoon explains Aerovex Systems "Three Zone Protection" salon ventilation control measures.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems ventilation