October 2, 2015
Portland, Ore.-based dermatologist Patricia Norris offers advice on dermatitis, hand-washing, moisturizers, and glove use.
Keywords: allergic contact dermatitis allergic reactions contact dermatitis dermatologists gloves
September 17, 2015
Performing nail services requires you to sit all day, and staying in one position too long is one of the risk factors for developing vein diseases, such as varicose veins. Age, diet, weight, and other factors also play into the odds. Learn to identify your risk factors and recognize and treat these unsightly, sometimes painful veins.
Keywords: healthy working varicose veins vein disease
September 4, 2015
The One That Works' Fountain Flow Air Filtration System rids salons of chemical vapors and dust. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/TheOneThatWorks.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems air filtration air purification air quality
August 27, 2015
Designed to help prevent hand or finger abrasions from the repetitive use of a nail file, the Cosmo Finger Guard for Nail Techs is a lightweight, cut-resistant glove designed by a cosmetologist with comfort and safety in mind.
Keywords: filing techniques gloves hand filing
August 18, 2015
Cô Phương An Đoàn, điều hợp viên chương trình của Liên Hiệp Ngành Móng Tay Lành Mạnh California, giảng về an toàn hóa chất và các bệnh truyền nhiễm trong tiệm nail tại Hội Thảo Cộng Đồng Luật Lao Động ở thành phố Westminster, ngày 26, tháng 7, năm 2015.
Keywords: làm móng nghề nail tiệm nail Vietnamese salon industry VietSALON
Phuong An Doan, program coordinator for the California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, speaks on chemical safety and infectious diseases at the Community Forum on Labor Rights in the Nail Salon Industry, held on July 26, 2015 in Westminster, Calif.
August 13, 2015
As a nail tech, you may have at one time suffered from product-related allergies. From itchy, dry cuticles, to burning skin and eczema, symptoms caused by allergies to common ingredients can range from mild to severe. Learn to spot these aggravating symptoms and treat them accordingly.
Keywords: allergic contact dermatitis allergic reactions Doug Schoon healthy working
August 6, 2015
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we reached out to some courageous nail techs who have braved breast cancer and asked that they share their stories.
Keywords: breast cancer awareness healthy working
August 4, 2015
A new study published in the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery asserts that more breast cancer patients can now qualify for a complex nipple-saving surgery.
Keywords: breast cancer awareness cancer healthy working
August 3, 2015
NailSpex — Lauren Wireman’s line of super-cute glasses made just for nail techs — shield the eyes from flying Swarovski crystals and other nail debris.
Keywords: eye care eye protection Lauren Wireman
August 3, 2015
The Lenox GX Pedicure Chair features a telescopic foot rest that adjusts from 4” to 10” to accommodate every nail technician.
Keywords: ergonomic products foot rests pedicure spas
July 31, 2015
J&A’s new removable accessories tray allows technicians to concentrate more on creativity rather than worrying about holding a polish bottle.
Keywords: J&A USA
July 29, 2015
Nail Medic is a three-phase anti-aging nail treatment system.
Keywords: anti-aging Nail Medic natural nail care
July 17, 2015
This video demonstrates how to offer an anti-aging treatment service using products from LCN, ideal for clients seeking preventative or combative measures against aging effects of stress.
Keywords: anti-aging anti-aging services LCN
July 10, 2015
Most people suffer from back pain at some point in their lives. As a nail tech, you’re more likely than most to suffer from occasional or even chronic back pain as a result of sitting for extended periods of time. Find out what you can do now to treat and prevent back pain.
Keywords: back pain healthy working
June 19, 2015
It’s said we spend one third of our lives sleeping, but many of us never seem to get enough. If you’re having problems getting enough sleep or are having sleep difficulties, you probably don’t have enough energy to do your best job in the salon. Find out what you can do now to get more shut-eye.
Keywords: health healthy working