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Health Topics - Manicures and Pedicures

  • Artificial Nails

    WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW Are you thinking about getting artificial nails?  Did you know that this type of nail enhancement will require care and more follow up appointments with your nail technician?  Did you also know that before going into the salon and after leaving the salon, there are certain things you should know?  Not […]

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  • Manicure and Pedicure

    PDF/Printer friendly version Things to know before your next manicure or pedicure Today, manicures and pedicures are no longer considered a luxury. The industry is growing every year as demand for these services increases. There are risks of blood-borne infections such as hepatitis B, C and HIV, as well as bacterial and fungal infections if […]

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  • Pedicure Spas

    PDF/Printer friendly version Cleaning Procedure Foot Baths (stainless steel and any portable basins) Wash and scrub with soap and warm water. Rinse and disinfect with low level disinfectant and ensure adequate contact time. Foot Thrones Recirculation systems (eg. foot spa/bath) may be predisposed of a biofilm layer, hence cleaning and disinfectant solutions must be circulated […]

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