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.
June 1, 1992
If the volume of mail we receive from mothers-to-be is a fair gauge, there is grousing concern among nail technicians that their health and livelihood may be at stake by working with salon chemicals.
September 1, 1991
Ever have one of those days ... or one of those months? Here are a couple ideas to get you out of your rut.
April 1, 1991
Sky-high premiums, unfair restrictions – it’s enough to make anyone sick.
July 1, 1988
The Protective Hood is easy to see through, with a replaceable face shield to keep vision clear
August 1, 1987
Ad featured a disturbing photo of a manicurist at a table wearing a holocaust-type gas mask to call attention to the fumes of other products.
Turning Back the Hands of Time21 photos
Disinfectant Products: Crack Down on Grime15 photos
Gelish is the trademarked term for Hand & Nail Harmony's gel hybrid product: applies like polish, cures under a lamp like a gel.
What low-cost extras do you provide that clients perceive as having a high value?
Should the salon owner do nails herself?
How do you react to negative feedback?
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