Monthly Archives: July 2010

Should I be Concerned About Acetone?


The long and short of it is NO. Acetone is one of the safest chemical professionals use in the salon. There have been a few “scare tactic” & sensationalism news reports to the contrary recently. Here is what an expert … Continue reading

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Facts About Salon Nail Polish Products For Consumers


Prepared by Nail Manufacturers Council of the Professional Beauty Association What Is In Salon Nail Polish Products? Brands compete with each other to make the best polish, with the right balance of ingredients to be safe, good-looking and long-lasting. The … Continue reading

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What to Look Out for in a Nail Salon


INTA/NMC Consumer Guidelines Watch for any of the following in a salon. If you see any of the following violations of these INTA/NMC cleanliness criteria, we recommend that you leave the salon and find another place for service or insist … Continue reading

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In Response to UV Dryers at Nail Salons May Cause Aging, Skin Cancer


Harold Shipman who is credited with 250 plus kills was a Doctor (General practitioner) who was probably the worst serial killer in the world. Does this mean that all doctors are evil and we should not believe what they say? … Continue reading

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Response to: Nail Salon Cancer Warning?


In response to: Nail Salon Cancer Warning? – Video – FoxNews.com Dear Dr. Manny, I watched your report on “Nail Salon Cancer Warning” and would like to inform you about how incredibly misleading it was. A client placing her hands … Continue reading

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Tell me about Gel Manicures


Some salons advertise Gel manicures and charge extra for them when indeed all you are getting acrylics or a “glue & powder application” with a UV dried top coat. See: What’s the Difference? for more information. http://beautytech.info/qa/qa11.htm When the application … Continue reading

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The REAL Truth About Gel Manicures


This is in response to Jul 21st 2010 By Amber Angelle The Truth About Gel Manicures — Plus, Shellac, a New (Safer) Option I can only shake my head at wonderment in such poor reporting and fact finding. Not only … Continue reading

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It’s time to get smart about your nail salon choices


Welcome to BeautyTech.Info Blog. We are dedicated group of Nail Professionals who’s goal is to educate those of you who currently patronize nail salons, are thinking about getting nail services, or even had a bad experience you want to understand or learn more … Continue reading

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