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The Nail Hub Podcast Transcription: Overexposure

In this transcription of The Nail Hub Podcast, Elizabeth Morris discusses what you can do to prevent overexposure in the salon and how you can avoid developing allergic reactions to your beloved products.

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The Nail Hub Podcast: Overexposure

In this episode of The Nail Hub Podcast, Elizabeth Morris discusses what you can do to prevent overexposure in the salon and how you can avoid developing allergic reactions to your beloved products.

The #Saddest3words in the Nail Biz

Readers sent in the #saddest3words they've ever heard in the nail industry.

Skin Care Experts See Surge in Allergic Reactions to Nail Products

Don't Try This At Home: Increased consumer home use of products containing chemicals to bond and cure acrylic and gel nail treatments are causing the problem.  When used correctly and with the correct equipment by trained professionals, the chemicals are harmless.

Wearing Gloves: Protection With Pitfalls

Gloves seem like a good idea, and they may even comfort clients who perceive them as a sanitation standard. But, surprisingly, there are a few downsides to wrapping our hands in rubber.

Don’t Be Sidelined by Allergies or Irritations

A new way of looking at the problem of salon-related allergies and contact dermatitis can reduce the likelihood of suffering from a condition that could end your career.  

10 Healthy Work Habits That Will Extend Your Career

It’s easy to get so caught up in your work that you forget to take care of yourself, but healthy habits are an investment in your future. Post this list near your work station to remind yourself to practice self care.

A Doctor’s Advice on Soothing Irritated Hands

Portland, Ore.-based dermatologist Patricia Norris offers advice on dermatitis, hand-washing, moisturizers, and glove use.

Healthy Living: Allergies

As a nail tech, you may have at one time suffered from product-related allergies. From itchy, dry cuticles, to burning skin and eczema, symptoms caused by allergies to common ingredients can range from mild to severe. Learn to spot these aggravating symptoms and treat them accordingly.

Chic, Modern Packaging

It’s your turn to profit from packaging.