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What IS the International Pedicure Association?

May 25, 2010  | 

Tomorrow (May 26) at 9 p.m. Eastern, Linda Bond, the executive director of the International Pedicure Association (IPA) will be teaching a free webinar on “IPA Explained: Just What Is the International Pedicure Association”? The approximately

Keywords: health  

Get, Give Help Through PBA | NCA Disaster Relief Fund

May 7, 2010  | 

Salon professionals who have been affected by the recent flooding in Tennessee or tornados in Mississippi can apply for assistance from the PBA | NCA Disaster Relief Fund by filling out the Application for Aid available

Keywords: business   health   salon safety  

Mobile Salon Reaches Cancer Patients

April 22, 2010  | 

The beauty industry is known for contributing to worthy causes, whether its donating flip flops (and many other items) to earthquake relief efforts in Haiti or developing and purchasing pink products whose proceeds help fight breast

Keywords: health   On the Road   products   salon services   tradeshows  

Beauty Industry Pitches in for Haitian Earthquake Relief

January 22, 2010  | 

In the aftermath of the 7.0 earthquake that shook Haiti on January 12, the beauty industry is living up to its reputation of helping people feel better by organizing a variety of relief efforts. If you

Keywords: Hannah Lee   health   products   salon services  

On My Mind: Fear Factor Doesn’t Fly With Us

January 12, 2010  | 

Many of you are probably aware of the segment that ran on “The Dr. Oz Show” in December. (You know who Dr. Oz is…the latest “guru” who was capitulated to fame, fortune, and his own TV

Keywords: Hannah Lee   health   On My Mind  

Dr. Fish Bites Back

December 14, 2009  | 

In journalism school, one of the oft-repeated maxims we learned about “what is news?” went as follows: “If the story is ‘dog bites man,’ it’s not news. If the story is ‘man bites dog,’ it is.”

Keywords: Arizona   business   clients   health   legislation  

Pedicure Protocols

September 15, 2009  | 

The International Pedicure Association (IPA) hosts online webinars for its members about once a month, and, for the September 30 event, “From the Editors” blog readers can attend the online seminar for free, without purchasing an

Keywords: health   salon safety  

What to Expect During an Inspection

September 3, 2009  | 

Let the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology alleviate some of your apprehension about the salon inspection process by watching the board’s interactive webinar “What to Expect During an Inspection: What You Need to Know”.

Keywords: health   legislation   salon safety  

It’s the Little Things

July 27, 2009  | 

I’ve met representatives of the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology several times, and I’m pleased that the board members seem genuinely interested in keeping California nail salons from getting fined during inspections. To that end,

Keywords: health   legislation   On the Road   salon safety  

Atlanta Nail Bar Is First to Earn Platinum Certification

July 13, 2009  | 

The Brookhaven location of Atlanta’s Natural Body Spa & Shop has just been awarded Platinum certification under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program. The first spa in the Southeast constructed

Keywords: health  

Salon Inspection on YouTube

June 30, 2009  | 

I just found a professionally-done video by the Washington Department of Licensing of a nail salon inspection. You can watch the six-minute video here. The video is geared toward consumers (advising them of what to look for

Keywords: clients   health   legislation   salon safety  

Raising a Stink (Literally)

June 1, 2009  | 

Ah, pedicure season. Or is it AAAHHHH, pedicure season? For the most part, I’m sure all of you look forward to the summer months for the natural boost to your pedicure business, but I’m also curious

Keywords: clients   health   salon services  

Yes, It’s Effective Against Swine Flu Too

May 18, 2009  | 

The recent Swine Flu outbreak has manufacturers of hand sanitizers and implement disinfectants scrambling to reassure the public that their products can effectively combat the H1N1 virus — better known as the swine flu. “The new strain

Keywords: health  

International Pedicure Association Continues its Efforts

April 15, 2009  | 

The International Pedicure Association (IPA) is continuing its mission of educating and providing support for pedicure professionals following the death of its founder, Dr. Dennis Arnold, who passed away in late 2008. “The IPA is currently

Keywords: health  

Reach Out to Women With Cancer

March 20, 2009  | 

I just learned that this year marks the 20th anniversary of Look Good…Feel Better, a free, non-medical, national public service program dedicated to helping women with cancer cope with the appearance-related side effects of the illness

Keywords: health  

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