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Past Web Polls
Does your salon properly dispose of “hazardous waste” items like acrylic liquid, UV gel, and polish that’s gone bad?
Yes, all the time (34.5%)
No, we dispose of it in the regular trash or pour it down the drain (23%)
Unsure, I’m not in charge of product disposal (6.9%)
We use all of our product before it goes bad, so there’s no “hazardous waste” left. (27.6%)
How much do you spend per month on nail supplies?
Less than $100 per month (44.2%)
$101-150 per month (19.9%)
$151-200 per month (10.4%)
$201-250 per month (6.1%)
$251-300 per month (4.3%)
$301-350 per month (5.2%)
More than $350 per month (9.8%)
Does your salon offer Wi-Fi to clients?
Not sure (7.9%)
Does your salon do criminal background checks on its employees?
Not sure (15.3%)
N/A (I am the owner and the only employee) (28.6%)
What’s the age of the youngest client you’ve put acrylics on?
12 or younger (23.5%)
Older than 18 (12.6%)
I don’t do acrylics (9.1%)
How do you keep track of your clients’ personal preferences (like polish colors, beverage choice, and nail shape preferences)?
By memory (31.6%)
Manually writing it down on a client card (48.4%)
In a file or software program on my computer (11.6%)
I don’t keep track of this information (8.4%)
Who designed the interior look and feel of your salon?
We designed the salon ourselves. (81.3%)
We worked with professional designers. (6.3%)
We worked with non-professionals who have a grasp of interior design. (12.5%)
About how many different magazines (for client entertainment) does your salon keep in its waiting or service areas?
More than 15 (12.8%)
What social networking site do you use the most?
How do you typically handle an unexpected absence (such as an illness or emergency)?
I reschedule the affected clients to a different day on my schedule. (63.5%)
I reschedule the affected clients with another tech at my salon. (21.2%)
I reschedule the affected clients with another tech at a different salon. (0.6%)
I haven’t had an unexpected absence at my current job. (14.7%)