July 11, 2016
In this month’s column, Dr. Stern discusses the effects of chemotherapy on the nail and the precautions you should take if a client has cancer.
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May 13, 2016
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June 7 is Cancer Survivor Beauty & Support Day. Since 2003, beauty professionals have opened their doors on the first Tuesday in June to offer complimentary beauty services to cancer survivors.
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September 17, 2015
On the Menu:
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This detoxification pedicure created specifically for those who’ve just finished chemo or have any type of health issues or recent illness increases blood flow and combats fatigue. It is performed in the comfort and privacy of the client’s own home.
August 5, 2015
In April, China Glaze treated 12 teens who are oncology patients at the Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA to luxurious mini spa treatments at the Sonya Dakar Skin Clinic in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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August 4, 2015
A new study published in the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery asserts that more breast cancer patients can now qualify for a complex nipple-saving surgery.
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June 8, 2015
The Bellus Academy campuses in California and Kansas showed their survivor spirit on Tuesday, June 2, as they provided complimentary lilac polishes to cancer fighters, survivors, caretakers, and friends.
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June 1, 2015
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Offer free services to cancer survivors on Tuesday, June 2.
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December 29, 2014
It’s hard to know the etiquette for supporting a client — or coworker — in her battle against cancer.
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October 13, 2014
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August 28, 2014
September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness month. How about hosting a fundraiser?
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August 25, 2014
A manicurist, educator, and holistic skin care manufacturer, Sheila Fredriksen recently launched FredieGirl, a hand and foot care brand built around the needs of clients with compromised health.
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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.
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May 8, 2014
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Last month, Zoe Nails at Ayrsley hosted Teal Toes and Teal Nails, a charity event to raise funds for — and awareness of — ovarian cancer.
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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.
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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.