November 1, 2014
With all the nail salon “horror stories” in the news recently, you may be seeing more clients who have sanitation concerns. These concerns can range from mild worry to full-blown germaphobia. Learn how to put your clients’ fears at ease and help them enjoy a safe and healthy nail service.
Keywords: client health difficult clients salon sanitation
October 30, 2014
Industry scientist, Doug Schoon, addresses the most recent information about fungal nail infections and the potential for secondary mold infections of the nail plate. Schoon also answers questions about how nail dehydrators improve adhesion of L&P nail coatings to the natural nail.
If you have any questions for Schoon, e-mail Sigourney.Nunez@bobit.com. For more information on Schoon and his weekly video series, Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon, click here.
Keywords: client health Doug Schoon fungal infections health mold
October 1, 2014
One in four women and one in nine men who walk through your salon door are potential victims of domestic violence. Read on to find out how can you spot it and what you should do about it.
Keywords: client health domestic violence Professional Beauty Association
September 30, 2014
This video demonstration shows you how to apply IBX and IBX Repair on your gel-polish clients to help toughen natural nails.
Keywords: client health Demo gel-polish IBX nail repairs
September 1, 2014
Clients who suffer from onychophagia (nail biting) can sustain a variety of problems ranging from infections to weakened teeth. Educate yourself about these conditions to help your clients take a bite out of their bad habit.
Keywords: client health nail biting
August 25, 2014
This nail polish changes colors when exposed to the date rape drug.
Keywords: client health Nail Polish
August 4, 2014
Fashion-forward clients who love their stilettos can suffer a variety of foot problems ranging from calluses to neuromas. Educate yourself about these conditions to ensure your “well-heeled” clients are a shoe-in for foot health.
Keywords: client health foot care foot disorders pedicures
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
July 2, 2014
With summer in full swing, it’s time to cast off heavy socks and shoes in favor of open-toed shoes and sandals. As your clients’ feet emerge from hibernation, share these tips for summer foot care.
Keywords: client health foot care summer services sun protection
June 10, 2014
The towels are lint-free, strong, disposable, and absorbent.
Keywords: client health healthy working salon sanitation
May 3, 2014
Your pregnant client needs special pampering — her hormones are raging, and she probably can’t see her own feet or even clip her toenails! Learn about the challenges she’s facing so you can lend a helping hand and ease her discomfort.
Keywords: client health pregnant clients
April 2, 2014
Arthritis is America’s #1 cause of disability. Educate yourself about this often debilitating disease, and then try some of our techniques and suggestions for providing a service that offers comfort to your clients suffering with arthritis pain.
Keywords: arthritic clients client health
March 3, 2014
Diabetic clients have very specific needs and concerns when it comes to nail services, especially pedicures. Below are some of the symptoms of diabetes and what you need to know to take the proper precautions to help your diabetic client enjoy a safe and relaxing service.
Keywords: client health diabetic clients
February 21, 2014
Jessica Cosmetics presents Critical Care, a formula for anyone suffering from soft, weak, and brittle nails that are too unhealthy to grow.
Keywords: brittle nails client health Jessica Cosmetics nail growth weak nails
February 3, 2014
From ingrown toenails to calluses to sore feet, runners face specific challenges when it comes to foot care. Here are some common maladies these clients endure and some ideas for making sure they leave your salon happy and healthy.
Keywords: client health runners pedicure