Dr. Marie-Anne Rosemberg of the MHNSC has developed a free, online, self-paced educational training module for nail salon workers and owners interested in getting more information on working safely with chemicals. All it requires a short registration. The self-paced module will take approximately 45-minutes to complete and you can receive a Certificate of Completion at… Continue reading Free Educational Training Module: Working Safely with Chemicals in Nail Salons
Go through this training module about protecting your hands in the work place from the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries. This module covers hand hazards, types of gloves, limitations, use and care, and chemical resistant gloves. Click Here to Launch the Course
Great ergonomics reference for workers in the nail salon industry. (International Nail Technician's Association and Nail Manufacturers Council of the Professional Beauty Association)
Please check out this video for information on what a toxic manicure is! Do you want a toxic manicure?
Great resource from the Oregon Collaborative for Healthy Nail Salons Best Practices in the Nail Salon: An Owners Guide to Safety - Vietnamese
The toxic trio of chemicals include toluene, formaldehyde, and dibutyl phthalate (DBP). Become aware and familiar with these compounds. Slides from California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative