Health > Working Healthy

61 - 75 of 284
Previous Next

No More Looking Down

December 5, 2012  | Article

Success came at a price for nail tech Carrie Bomar. After spending countless hours each day looking down at clients’ hands, her neck began to hurt, a result of the posture most nail technicians assume.

Keywords: ergonomic furnishings   ergonomic products   ergonomics   manicure tables  

Client Armrest by Nail Props Inc.

November 30, 2012  | Video

Nail Props Inc. explains the uses and benefits of their client arm rest.

Keywords: salon furnishings  

American Dawn Colored Altima Nail Towels

November 21, 2012  | Product

With more than 17 color options, the towels can blend in perfectly with any design scheme.

How Ventilation Reduces Solvents in Nail Salons

November 21, 2012  | Video

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  

Less Stress

November 20, 2012  | Article

Along with an increase of goodwill, the holidays often usher in an elevated level of anxiety. This year, take steps to create a season filled with more merry and less stress.  

Keywords: minimizing stress   stress   stress relief   stress-free holidays  

Nail Vacuum System by Erica's ATA Inc.

November 19, 2012  | Video

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  

New UV Sterilization System Works in Seconds

November 2, 2012  | Article

Science and Light Technology has developed a new sterilization system that utilizes UV light to purge 99.99% of bacteria, mold, and viruses from salon implements.

Keep the Lid on Acrylic Odors

November 2, 2012  | Article

When dealing with acrylic odor, of course fume extraction is very important, but so are good work habits, says Jesse Bruner, owner of Jesse David Nail Design in Wilmington, Del.

Keywords: acrylics   salon odors  

OSHA Guide: Stay Healthy When Giving Manis and Pedis (with Proper Ventilation)

September 17, 2012  | Article

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  

Hand Protection Without Gloves

September 17, 2012  | Article

Gloves In A Bottle is a shielding lotion — it bonds with the outer layer of your skin and helps lock in your natural oils and moisture.

Keywords: gloves   skin care   skin diseases  

Natural, Organic, Cruelty-Free — What Does It All Mean?

August 1, 2012  | Article

Navigating the myriad of claims in the cosmetic world may leave you wondering what these terms mean and who sets the standard. You’ll find it’s not clear cut.

Keywords: natural ingredients   natural nail care   organic products  

Beautiful Nails Arid Blue Hand Sanitizer

July 17, 2012  | Product

Arid Blue hand sanitizer from Beautiful Nails kills 99.9% of germs while moisturizing skin.

Keywords: Beautiful Nails   salon sanitation  

How to Create Your Own Pedicure Platform

July 13, 2012  | Demo

Elevating clients for feet-focused services generally improves nail tech ergonomics, as you don’t have to hunch over to do close-up work. And building your own set-up means you can design and decorate it however you want. (Hello, purple paint and glitter!) 

Keywords: ergonomic furnishings   FootsieBath   IKEA   pedicure areas   pedicure equipment  

Aerovex Systems Three Zone Salon Ventilation - Doug Schoon

July 9, 2012  | Video

Internationally known scientist Doug Schoon explains Aerovex Systems "Three Zone Protection" salon ventilation control measures.

Keywords: Aerovex Systems   ventilation  

Aerovex Systems Logo

July 6, 2012  | Video

Aerovex Systems motion logo. Aerovex Systems provides the Chemical Source Capture System, "The One That Works" Salon Air Purifier and Dust Plus HVAC Filters for Nail and Hair Salons.

Keywords: Aerovex Systems   ventilation  

Featured Products & Promotions   |   Advertisement

Market Research

Market Research How big is the U.S. nail business? $7.3 billion. What's the average service price for a manicure? Dig into our decades' deep research archives.

Industry Statistics for

View All

VietSALON

The U.S. Vietnamese salon industry represents more than half of all salons. VietSALON serves this market with a bi-monthly Vietnamese language print magazine and a community-oriented website.

Subscribe to NAILS & SAVE!

Get a free preview issue and a Free Gift
Subscribe Today!

Please sign in or register to .    Close
Loading...
 
Subscribe Today
Subscribe Today