Health Articles

How to Personalize Medi-Pedi Treatments for Specific Clients
Your talents extend farther than a basic red polish manicure – a nail tech can also be vital in helping clients with their skin dilemmas on both hands and feet. A doctor is necessary for severe...
The Nail School Diaries: Part 4: Amie Does Pedicures
Follow Amie Pollard, nail school student and recipient of the Beauty Changes Lives|CND|Tippi Hedren Scholarship, through her days of school!  July 29, 2014 This little piggy went to market, this...
Nail Clinic: Moles and Melanoma
We answer your most common mole-related questions so you can make safe choices when you spot a suspicious-looking mole at your station or on your own body.Q: How and when do moles develop?A: Moles...
Exercises for Nail Techs
Ever have neck pain, wrist pain, or back pain after work? Simple exercises throughout the workday will help you limber up, alleviate muscle strain and increase energy. For example, “Between...
Nail Clinic: How Sun Affects Skin
Take a good look at your clients! Whether clients come in for a manicures, haircuts, facials, or other services, you and/or your colleagues have the perfect chance as salon professionals to spot the...
Luraco's Magna-Jet Offers a Solution for Difficult to Clean Jets
When clients visit for a relaxing pedicure, the last thing they want to worry about is cleanliness. Many spa jets are difficult to clean, something crucial to creating a safe and sanitary salon...
How to Properly Sanitize and Disinfect Implements
Sanitize and disinfect: you may have heard these words a thousand times together, but do you really know the difference between the two, and what they really mean? Not only is understanding these...
Nail Clinic: Heel Pain
All day long we walk, stand, and lean on our heels. We subject our feet to stilettos, too-tight boots, and unsupportive flip-flops, then are surprised when they swell or ache. Change all that and...