Health Articles

Nail Clinic: Help Clients With Arthritis
Arthritis affects more than 40 million Americans, so chances are you have a client who is affected by it to some degree. Take better care of clients you see with arthritis with some extra information...
Spot The Difference Between Healthy and Damaged Nails
Better serve your customers by being able to instantly spot the difference between healthy, dry, weak, thin, and damaged nails.     Healthy NailsLooks Like: Pink and shiny; flexible; rarely...
5 Ways To Reverse Cracked, Callused Heels
It’s inevitable – even the most otherwise feminine clients will come in with painful looking cracked, callused feet, and want you to fix them. Here are a few things you can try: 1. Regular care. Let...
Nail Clinic: Peeling Skin In Exfoliative Keratolysis
With winter weather, chapped, dry skin is nothing new. But sometimes more is going on than you think with peeling skin. Aside from regular dryness, dry skin can be caused by fungal infections,...
Onychomycosis: Types of Nail Fungus, Causes, and Symptoms
Onychomycosis describes a fungal infection of the nail, which can be caused by dermatophytes such as the fungus Trichophyton rubrum.Symptoms: Signs that there is a fungal infection taking place...
Pools and Manicures
Occasionally cooling off in a chlorinated pool this summer should not affect manicures or pedicures. In fact, most women up their visits to nail salons during the summer so that they can show off...
Using Massage for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: You Shouldn’t Just Focus on the Wrist
Both women and those who perform many small repetitive movements are at an increased risk for carpal tunnel, so it is no wonder that this syndrome is a plight for many nail techs. With many small...
Old Navy and Terracycle Recycle flip-flops
Old Navy Launches Ongoing Collection Program with TerraCycle Thanks to the sponsorship of retailer Old Navy, consumers and salons can send their old flip-flops to TerraCycle free of charge and...