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A Doctor's Advice on Developing a Nail Tech-Doctor Referral Relationship

June 1, 2007  | Article

Don't be afraid to reach out to a podiatrist for sharing referrals. They may be just as interested as you are in building business. Act professional and you'll be treated professionally.

Keywords: building your clientele   networking   referrals   working with doctors  

Wisconsin Launches a Public Awareness Campaign About Salon Safety

April 4, 2007  | News

The Wisconsin Department of Regulation & Licensing launched a campaign to educate salon professionals and consumers about nail and hair salon safety.

Keywords: salon safety   salon sanitation   staph infections   state licensing   Wisconsin  

10 Techniques to Beat the Holiday Hassle

November 1, 2006  | Article

Incorporating simple stress-busting practices in (and out of) the salon can minimize the headaches of the hectic holiday season.

Keywords: combatting burnout   holidays   minimizing stress   stress-free holidays  

Learn the Facts About Chronic Myofascial Pain

November 1, 2006  | Article

Our job demands we bend over a desk with our head tilted for hours at a time. This stressful posture coupled with our repetitive motions put us at risk of developing chronic myofacial pain. This painful disease can be tough to diagnose and difficult to treat; the good news is you can take steps now to prevent it.

Keywords: ergonomics   healthy working  

Tips for Hassle-Free Air Travel

September 18, 2006  | News

The enhanced airport security measures put in place in August have made air travel even harder for nail techs who travel in the line of duty.

Keywords: traveling with nail products  

Some Air Cleaners and Purifiers May Harm Health

September 6, 2006  | News

Devices marketed as air cleaners or air purifiers are not always good for your health, a report to the California Air Resources Board (ARB) recently stated.

Keywords: air quality   ventilation  

Making a Podiatrist Connection

August 1, 2006  | Article

Despite the mutual benefits, it can be tough to cultivate a referral relationship with a local podiatrist or other medical professional. Podiatrist and nail industry educator Dennis Arnold tells NAILS’ readers how to approach a local practitioner and establish a working relationship that benefits everyone — especially your clients.

Keywords: networking   pedicures   podiatrists   referrals   working with doctors  

When Bad Things Happen to Good People

August 1, 2006  | Article

No one wants to believe they will fall victim to an accident or illness that prevents them from earning an income for a long period of time, but statistics show it will happen to three in 10 of us. Disability insurance protects your most valuable asset — your ability to earn an income and provide for yourself and your family.

Keywords: California   disability insurance   employee issues   Hawaii   insurance  

I Can See Clearly Now

May 1, 2006  | Article

For techs over 40, seeing up close can become difficult. Here’s how several are coping with presbyopia — and some advice from eye doctors on the latest treatments and techniques to restore sharp vision.

Keywords: healthy working  

As I See It: Rejuvenation Is a State of Mind

April 1, 2006  | Article

Our theme this month: Rejuvenation. Jump-start. Refresh. New beginnings. Spring cleaning. Reinvigorate.

Keywords: As I See It   combatting burnout   motivation  

Oh, the Silly Things We Do

January 1, 2006  | Article

Have you ever fallen in front of a client or done something in the salon that made you turn bright red with embarrassment? Well, rest assured — you aren’t alone. These nail techs have had their share of challenging moments that made them feel just plain dumb or want to hide under their nail tables with shame. Read their experiences — we’re sure you’ll be able to relate.

Ten Ways to Keep Your Sanity During the Holiday Season

December 1, 2005  | Article

While it is a time of the year to make a lot of cash, don't neglect yourself this holiday season.

Keywords: holidays   minimizing stress   stress-free holidays   work life balance  

When Your Body Betrays You

November 1, 2005  | Article

What happens when the job you love becomes the source of your ill health? Rather than giving up nails, make some adjustments when you become “allergic to your job.”

Keywords: allergic contact dermatitis   allergic reactions   healthy working   overexposure   workplace allergies  

California Governor Signs Nation’s First Law on Chemicals in Cosmetics

October 19, 2005  | News

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed a bill that will require cosmetics manufacturers to disclose which of their products contain chemicals linked to cancer, reproductive harm, or developmental toxicity.

Keywords: California state regulations   chemicals   legislation   product safety  

10 Ways to Bust out of a Rut

September 1, 2005  | Article

Don't let yourself lose your work energy. Try a few of these shake-things-up ideas. 

Keywords: motivation   stress   stress relief  

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