October 1, 2001
With the ever-growing popularity of pedicures and the growing incidence of diabetes nationwide, the two are on a collision course — with the point of contact at your pedicure station. We talked to podiatrists who detail the special needs of the diabetic foot as well as how to safely perform a pedicure.
February 1, 2000
The Nail Doctor answers your questions about strep, overgrowth, and white spots.
January 1, 2000
With Dr. Rich and Dr. Bronow.
December 1, 1996
Nail problems in children and adolescents may often mirror those disorders found in adults, but some differences exist.
June 1, 1996
Nail technicians should know as much about the inside of the nail as the outside. Here’s an anatomy lesson on the onychium. Pay attention – there’s going to be a test at the end.
March 1, 1996
Diabetes is a very serious, and very common, disease. Before providing foot care to a diabetic client, know what to look for and what questions to ask.
March 1, 1993
As the average age of Americans increases, so too does the average age of your clientele. There’s none of the indecisiveness of youth with these clients – they know exactly what they want and you’d better be ready to give it to them if you want their business.
January 1, 1992
Clients with diabetes or circulatory disorders can be safely serviced by using gentle techniques.
Nails From the 2015 Met Gala22 photos
On the Road with Hannah Lee34 photos
Renee Borowy is the owner of , V.I.P. Salon & Spa in Riverview, Mich., which was established in 1986 as a nail and tanning salon.
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