March 1, 2003
Do your best not to get on a client’s nerves -- because you never know who might have peripheral neuropathy. The loss of sensation in feet and hands that marks this not-uncommon condition leaves the unaware client susceptible to infection.
Keywords: pedicures special needs clients
December 1, 2002
Pedicures serve many purposes from the therapeutic to the beautifying to the pampering. Here we show you how to customize your services to the special needs and desires of pedicure clients in need of a touch up, an overhaul, or simply an hour of luxury.
Keywords: adding new services add-on services foot soaks hair removal massage
June 1, 2002
With summer quickly approaching, women (and men) are making it a priority to get their feet in tip-top shape for sandal season. And for feet to look their absolute best, they should be smooth and free of calluses.
Keywords: calluses foot care pedicures
April 1, 2002
The business opportunity of pedicures is that they are a spa-type service, even if you’re not a spa.
November 1, 1999
Looking to liven up your holiday gift offerings? Any of these three unique foot services are sure to go straight to the heart of any gift recipient this holiday season.
Keywords: pedicures spa pedicures
October 1, 1997
Why are pedicure products from foot care veterans and newcomers flying off the shelves? With client interest in spa services and total body health at an all-time high, it seems pedicures are a most noteworthy service in the salon.
Keywords: pedicure products pedicures
August 1, 1997
NAILS talked with respected podiatrist Dr. Godfrey Mix about the adjustments needed in procedures of foot care and the elderly.
Keywords: elderly clients pedicures special needs clients
June 1, 1996
Linda Valadez, a nail technician at The Polished Image of Coronado in Coronado, Calif., was ready and willing for the challenge. Her assignment?
June 1, 1996
They may be swift of foot, but runners have particular foot problems. The good thing is, they generally know what their needs are and will voice them to you.
Keywords: pedicures special needs clients sports pedicures
April 1, 1996
Tech puts marbles in the pedicure bowl to make it fun and efficient.
Keywords: add-on services pedicures
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.
Keywords: diabetic clients elderly clients pedicures special needs clients
December 1, 1995
Start the New Year right with these five resolutions, and kick off a year-long celebration of happy feet (and very happy clients).