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Return to Work: Milady Free Online Infection Control Certification

This comprehensive, two-hour course and certification launched on www.miladytraining.com will allow professionals to review infection control best practices and help them alleviate consumer fears as they reopen.

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How Nail Professionals Should Wear and Care for PPE

The FingernailFixer speaks with a nurse about CDC guidelines when it comes to PPE.

Salon Safety Products Update from SalonCentric President

"Beginning in early May, we will begin to see weekly deliveries of non-surgical masks and hand sanitizer that we’ll be providing, at-cost, to beauty pros as states re-open."

28 Safety Guidelines for Reopening Salons and Barbershops

Today, the Georgia governor lifted the stay-at-home restrictions, which means salons and barbershops are allowed to resume open hours. The Georgia State Board of Cosmetologists and Barbers issued these guidelines in light of the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Free Barbicide Certification Course: Become a Clean Expert

Demonstrate your dedication to providing safe services in the salon, spa or barbershop by becoming BARBICIDE® Certified.

A Day in the Life of a Nail Expert: Why Hand-Washing Is So Important at the Salon

Dr. Stern discusses when to wash, how to wash, and who should wash, as well as addressing the role of hand sanitizers and gloves in infection prevention.

What Is Potential Impact of COVID-19 on the Salon Industry?

The Professional Beauty Association's (PBA) Executive Director, Steve Sleeper, shares his thoughts on the affect of the virus.

Tips for Strengthening Your Sanitation Practices During the COVID-19 Outbreak

While salons are starting to see cancellations from cautious guests avoiding public places during the corona virus crisis, it's more important that ever to be extra vigilant about sanitation practices, while communicating to your clients the safety steps you're taking. SALON TODAY recently tapped Tamara Johnson Shealey, a beauty licensing and public health advocate, who shares some sage advice.

The Details Count When Cleaning Your Tools

It’s vital that you actually read your disinfectant’s instructions and clean your tools accordingly.

Becoming a Successful Nail Tech: Step Two Is Universal Sanitation

It important to make sure your space stands out for its cleanliness and organization.