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How to Safely Offer Diabetic Pedicures

Nail technician, esthetician, and product developer Joy Johnson has specialized in diabetic pedicures for years. We sat down with her to pick her brain about the benefits, risks, and opportunities associated with catering your services to health-sensitive communities.

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When Choosing a Nail Salon for Their Next Pedicure, Here's What Clients Are Told to Look For

As sandal season gets underway, here is what the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology advises consumers to look for when selecting a salon for their pedicure service.

What To Do — And Not To Do — If You Nick A Client's Foot

Think twice before applying a topical antibiotic to a client's wound — it may hinder the healing process.

Celebrity Nail Artist Pattie Yankee on Preparing for the Future at #VOESHLOVE Virtual Trade Show

VOESH will preview its 2020 Holiday Collection as part of its #VOESHLOVE Virtual Trade Show. Virtual workshops will inspire, educate and prepare salon owners and nail technicians for the future.

Foot Forward Summit Registration Opens

Registration is now open for NAILS’ second-annual Foot Forward Summit! Held in Atlanta, August 11-13, the event will feature nail techs, foot care experts, and medical professionals who will share their knowledge and create a roadmap for your growth and success.

Pedicure Jet Designed to Work With Liners

Luraco’s Magna Jet is designed specifically to work with pedicure liners.

Protecting the Health of Chronically Ill Clients in the Nail Salon

When a client has a chronic illness, precautions may have to be taken to ensure no aspect of the service endangers her health further. Learn who is at risk.

Diabetic Nail Clients: Proceed With Caution

When a disease is as common as diabetes, it’s easy to forget that diabetic foot care is hardly a routine matter. Educate yourself on the serious issues that can result from a simple pedicure.

Why Clients Shouldn’t Shave Before a Pedicure

Performing a pedicure soon after a client shaves can cause potential harm.

Adapting Nail Care for the Elderly

The over-70 set can benefit from manicures and pedicures, as long as their health and safety are paramount. Learn the unique challenges of dealing with an older clientele.

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