April 1, 1996
Are airborne chemical vapors giving you a headache? Implement your own salon “Clean Air Act” by investing in a local ventilation system.
May 1, 1995
Infection control is a hot topic these days. Let’s face it: The world is a grimy place. As doctors and executives learn more about how infectious diseases are transmitted, many hospital administrators have begun to look at the way the hospital itself operates for ways to better protect both patients and staff from possibly harmful bacteria that can cause infections.
Ideas on how to protect and support the nail technicians.
January 1, 1995
Improper storage of nail products can spoil product, make your salon smell worse than a chemical lab, and could present a health or fire hazard.
August 1, 1994
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome can ruin your health and your career, but not if you take preventive action now.
July 1, 1994
June 1, 1994
Although a recently published study reports that female cosmetologists who work full-time and regularly use chemicals face up to twice the risk of miscarriage as other women, researcher Esther John, Ph.D., cautions nail technicians not to take the information out of context.
May 1, 1994
Alleviate back pain by practicing good posture and taking time to exercise
The latest trend in business today seems to have nothing to do with business. The latest trend is ... time off.
April 1, 1994
A Minnesota nail technician is suing her former employer for requiring her to be tested for the AIDS virus as a condition of continued employment.
February 1, 1994
Is the dust from filing on nails hazardous to your health? The experts don’t think so, and they suggest that technicians probably breathe far less dust than they think they do.
May 1, 1993
Protecting oneself against chemical absorption at the salon starts with the simple practice of wearing gloves or applying a barrier cream.
March 1, 1993
You can’t pour it down the drain and you can’t throw it in the trash, so what do you do with it?
October 1, 1992
Share, don’t shoulder, the burdens of raising your family to carve out more personal time and increase the quality of your life.
Take control of stressful situations by managing your mood and emotions instead of letting them manage you.
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Disinfectant Products: Crack Down on Grime15 photos
Products that are opaque and have a thicker viscosity that are used to even out nails that are ridged; some ridge fillers are multipurpose and can als...
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
How do you react to negative feedback?
Do you use over-the-counter (non-professional only) polish?
Will gel-polish cause traditional polish to become obsolete?
Do Nail Techs Really Need Resumes?
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