July 7, 2014
While cancer patients can benefit greatly from receiving nail services, chemotherapy and radiation can cause serious side effects that you as a nail tech need to be aware of. Read on to learn more about how to provide safe, skillful, compassionate nail services to your clients who are battling cancer.
Keywords: cancer client health
May 8, 2014
Last month, Zoe Nails at Ayrsley hosted Teal Toes and Teal Nails, a charity event to raise funds for — and awareness of — ovarian cancer.
Keywords: cancer charity
April 16, 2014
After almost three decades, a rare diagnosis prompts one nail tech to ask the question, “Is this related to my work?” In an effort to shed some light on difficult questions, we did some digging and asked some questions of our own.
Keywords: cancer health healthy working
February 21, 2014
Look Good Feel Better, the free, global program that helps people address the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment, has launched new web and mobile makeover tools designed specifically for people undergoing cancer treatment and recovery.
Keywords: cancer Look Good Feel Better
September 5, 2013
Recently American International Industries (A.I.I.) offered its time and services to participate in two events that support a cause dear to the heart of the company: women battling cancer.
Keywords: American International Industries cancer
May 17, 2013
Be a bright spot in the lives of clients undergoing cancer treatments with these tips on how to care for these customers, body and soul.
Keywords: cancer charity continuing education special needs clients waterless manicures
March 22, 2013
Look Good Feel Better, which provides beauty services to women with cancer, offers these tips for hand, foot, and nail maintenance for clients with cancer. Learn more at http://lookgoodfeelbetter.org.
Keywords: at-home maintenance cancer
February 19, 2013
UV nail lamps do not appear to significantly increase the lifetime risk of keratinocyte carcinoma — a type of non-melanoma skin cancer — in consumers, reports a study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
Keywords: cancer product safety skin cancer UV light safety UV lights
August 22, 2012
In May, a team of American International Industries (A.I.I.) employees, friends, and family members joined over 30,000 participants for the EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women.
Keywords: American International Industries cancer charity
August 21, 2012
Look Good…Feel Better is a free, non-medical, national public service program dedicated to helping women with cancer cope with the appearance-related side effects of the illness and treatment.
July 23, 2012
In April, Nontoxique and non-profit Spa4ThePink completed the first of many planned manicurist oncology trainings.
Keywords: cancer education
August 9, 2011
Or, buy this polish from OPI, and a portion of the proceeds will go to the cause.
Keywords: cancer OPI products polish
April 19, 2011
As service providers in the beauty industry, you have the opportunity to touch your clients' (and their familes') lives. Editor Hannah Lee shares her personal story.
Keywords: cancer client health customer service Mother's Day On My Mind
December 16, 2010
While all types of skin cancer, including squamous cell and basal cell carcinoma, can be found on the foot, the most common is the most serious form, melanoma.
Keywords: cancer nail diseases skin cancer skin diseases