Category Archives: Truth or Fiction – Tune in at 6PM

Rebuttals to all those scare tactic new reports on the TV, Newspaper and online

In response to “Fitness Magazine” Oct 2010 issue pg 43


Hello! I am writing to ask that you consider printing fact based information on nail services vs. fear based information :o)  It is important to understand that UV-B is considered by many to be more potentially damaging to skin than … Continue reading

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In Response to “16 deaths per day”


In Response to “16 deaths per day”, “Want a Toxic Manicure”, “Safer Salons for San Francisco”, “Why I Stopped getting Manicures”, Sick for Beauty, Protect Nail Salon Workers” and more listed at  http://16deathsperday.com/press/  Should you come across this article or choose to … Continue reading

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Do UV Nail Lamps Emit Unsafe Levels of Ultraviolet Light?


Three Experts Rebut Claims that UV Nail Lamps are Unsafe for Skin.. Plain and simple – NO – these lamps used in the salon to cure gel nails are NOT harmful to the salon patrons. Several very recent reports have … Continue reading

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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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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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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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