November 9, 2011
A is for apple, unless you are a nail tech on the frontlines of client safety. Join in an alphabetical micro-tour of how we clean up.
Keywords: autoclaves disinfection handwashing implement disinfection salon sanitation
May 21, 2011
When it comes to improving salon ventilation, Salon Pure Air/Air Impurities Removal Systems offers products such as the Salon Pure Air, which captures air contaminants directly at the source and safely removes them before clean air is released into the room.
Keywords: air filtration Air Impurities Removal Systems ventilation
May 19, 2011
Sometimes it can be hard to separate fact from fiction when it comes to potential hazards associated with work in the nail industry. With persuasive voices on both sides of the issue, we wondered how many of you feel you are jeopardizing your health by working in the salon.
Keywords: allergic reactions chemical safety chemicals healthy working ventilation
April 19, 2011
For optimum ergonomics, efficiency, and function, the Eat My Dust nail vent from Nail Innovationz increases workspace and mobility by connecting through the underside of the desk top.
Keywords: air filtration air purification ventilation working safely
December 27, 2010
Local area exhausts refers to ventilation systems that collect vapors and dust at the source of emission or generation and remove them from the workplace before they can move into breathing air zones; a term found on the MSDS.
July 1, 2010
The amount of odor is directly related to how quickly a liquid evaporates. That means preventing the rapid evaporation of liquids can lower the odor in the environment.
Keywords: air filtration air quality client complaints manufacturers educators NSI
January 1, 2010
For dust and fume removal, Salon Pure introduces two new air cleaners.
Keywords: air purification air quality salon odors ventilation
December 1, 2009
Keeping salon air breathable is not all about your ventilation equipment; some of it comes down to your work habits. Once your ventilation system is in place, the Nail Manufacturers Council (NMC) advises taking these easy steps to further minimize your exposure to potentially irritating or harmful substances.
November 2, 2009
The compact design of Luraco Technologies’ ChemStop Air Cleaner allows the unit to be placed on a technician’s worktable to remove fumes from her breathing zone.
Keywords: Luraco ventilation
May 1, 2009
As nail techs, we’re often asked about the dangers of the smells in the salon — but it’s not the smells that should cause us concern. Learn the facts on air purification, and then take steps to protect yourself and your clients.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems Air Impurities Removal Systems healthy working salon furnishings ventilation
March 11, 2009
Sunflower II catches nail dust at the source, helping you create a fresh air environment for you and your employees. Visit http://www.aerovexsystems.com/ for more information.
Keywords: Aerovex Systems air purification ventilation
November 1, 2008
Ask yourself these nine questions to determine if your salon ventilation is adequate.
Keywords: air filtration air quality ventilation working safely
September 1, 2008
Medicool's new Mani-Vac vacuum system removes nail dust and debris from the work area while you file.
Keywords: air filtration air purification electric file safety electric files Medicool
May 1, 2008
With filing dust, clippings, aerosol sprays, chemicals, and vapors making their way around the salon environment, wearing contact lenses while working can be potentially hazardous.
Keywords: healthy working ventilation working safely
May 1, 2008
The first lead-free air purification product certified by both the EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy