Health Articles

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 look at their fingertips.And as a nail...
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 making good sanitation the point of...
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 tendency to separate or thicken with age...
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 composition makes it unsuitable for the nail...
What Nails Discolored at the Moons Mean
Just as the moon seems to change shape in the night sky, so do the half-moons of your clients’ fingernails. Like nails, the moons, or lunulae, can be affected by health, age, nutrition, changes in...
Now there is a way to keep all germs, acrylic vapors, gel dusts, hair treatment chemicals, and other pollutants out of the air in your salon. The Aerovex Healthy Air™ Source Capture Ventilation...
Help Rejuvenate Chemo Patients' Nails
You may have already seen the amazing capability IBX has to protect nails from the harms of gel polish, but did you know it could also turn into an essential product for those battling breast cancer...
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...