Health

Thick Toenails: Causes and Treatment Thick Toenails: Causes and Treatment Most nail techs have seen them—thick toenails that resist easy clipping and may show signs of yellowing, the presence of fungus or other nail-related concerns. By... more »
Heel Fissures: Treatment, Causes, Prevention Heel Fissures: Treatment, Causes, Prevention A number of my pedicure clients have thick calluses and cracked skin on their heels. How should I treat this problem?—TrishAlong with chilly winds, winter usually... more »
What Discoloration of the Nail Means What Discoloration of the Nail Means If eyes are the windows to the soul, the nails are the windows to a person’s health. Some doctors can tell exactly how their patients are doing just by taking a... more »
5 Ways to Let People Know Your Salon is Sanitary 5 Ways to Let People Know Your Salon is Sanitary Just a handful of salons—and the bad publicity they create—can make clients wary of every salon. But you can counteract the negativity and build your business by... more »
Is Salon Nail Polish Sanitary? Is Salon Nail Polish Sanitary? Beauty magazines regularly print lists detailing how long consumers should keep cosmetics before tossing them. Nail polish is usually included because of its... more »
What is MMA Acrylic for Nails? What is MMA Acrylic for Nails? Methyl methacrylate (MMA) is an acrylic monomer first invented for 
the dental industry, where it continues to do a wonderful job for teeth. However, its... more »