EPISODE 92: NEW information concern nail anatomy, talks about the facts surrounding eco-friendly/cruelty-free claims for nail coating products and provides some new information about pseudomonas infections.

In Episode 92 Doug provides NEW information concern nail anatomy, talks about the facts surrounding eco-friendly/cruelty-free claims for nail coating products and provides some new information about pseudomonas infections. https://vimeo.com/342389954…

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EPISODE 91: Which produce more dust; e-files or manual files, which types of dusts are most harmful, the best way to ventilate a nail salon and which masks are most effective, as well as the type of vacuum cleaner best suited for the salon.

 In Episode 91 Doug discusses which produce more dust; e-files or manual files, describes which types of dusts are most harmful, explains the best way to ventilate a nail salon…

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EPISODE 90: Hear about a common myth related to wearing acrylic nails/gel polish, supplements that supposedly strengthen/repair nails, whether acrylic vapors are causing brain-cancers and the if the terms eco-friendly/cruelty-free apply to nail coatings.

 In Episode 90, Doug discusses a common myth related to wearing acrylic nails/gel polish, supplements that supposedly strengthen/repair nails, whether acrylic vapors are causing brain-cancers and if the terms eco-friendly/cruelty-free…

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EPISODE 89: Learn the reason for the sticky layer on some nail coatings, and if UV nails are stronger when cured with LED vs. Fluorescent bulbs, as well as the “Oily Nail” myth, if UV sterilizers are useful, spraying disinfectants and the cause of white and yellow spots on the nail.

In Episode 89, In Episode 89, Doug explains the reason for the sticky layer on some nail coatings, and if UV nails are stronger when cured with LED vs. Fluorescent…

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EPISODE 87: Learn about product vapors and dust density, capturing vapros and dusts, motorized face masks, dry foot filing risks of infection, frosting of fast drying topcoats, essential information about proper ventilation.

In Episode 87,  In Episode 87 Doug discusses product vapors and dust density, capturing vapros and dusts, motorized face masks, dry foot filing risks of infection, frosting of fast drying…

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EPISODE 86: A special Episode that describes amazing natural nail research which reveals the newly discovered facts about three important questions, 1. What’s the difference between the proximal nail fold and the eponychium?, 2. Where does the cuticle come from/how does it function? and 3.What is pterygium and why does it occur?

In Episode 86, In this special Episode Doug describes amazing natural nail research which reveals the newly discovered facts about three important questions, 1. What’s the difference between the proximal…

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EPISODE 85: Shelf-life of acrylic powder and nail polish, potentially harmful by-products from colorants, refilling MMA, possibly reasons for lifting issues, nail beds burns from UV gels, healing onycholysis, bacterial contamination risks in dipping powders, misconceptions about odors and sinuses.

In Episode 85, Doug answers eight questions in this Episode covering shelf-life of acrylic powder and nail polish, potentially harmful by-products from colorants, refilling MMA, possibly reasons for lifting issues,…

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EPISODE 84: Questions 310 – 314 – This episode is about testing UV gels to help ensure safety, a discussion about good v. bad ingredients, answers the question which is best “1 or 3 beads?” and explains how infections can occur after clients leave the salon.

In Episode 84, Doug explains how to test UV gels to help ensure safety, talks about good v. bad ingredients, answers the question which is best “1 or 3 beads?”and…

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EPISODE 83: Questions 307 – 309 – A sure-fire method for spotting deceptive marketing and easily determine fact from fiction; learn about Urea, the lonely little petunia in an onion patch, and the facts about thickened UV gel.

In Episode 83 Questions from Doug Schoon’s Four Country World Tour 2018.  Hear Doug explain a sure-fire method for spotting deceptive marketing and easily determine fact from fiction; learn about…

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EPISODE 82: Questions 301 – 306 -Allergy medication and nail product skin allergies, boiling tools and implements in water, how dip systems and wrap activators work, causes of center pocket lifting when using liquid and powder, using the right bleach and how should I clean my brushes?

In Episode 82 Doug discusses the effectiveness of allergy medication on nail product related skin allergies, the practice of boiling tools and implements in water, how dip systems and wrap…

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EPISODE 81: Questions 297 – 300 -Which dust masks are best to use, how water absorption affects nail coatings, clearing confusion between pseudomonas bacteria and mold and compares the safety of UV builder gels to “acrylics”.

In Episode 81 Doug discusses, which dust masks are best to use , explains how water absorption affects nail coatings, clears confusion between pseudomonas bacteria and mold and compares the…

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EPISODE 80: Questions 293 – 296 -The usefulness of applying keratin to nail plates, the curious case of over-heating nail art flowers, how use of sterilized implements can lead to infections and the risks related to reconstructing nail plates.

In Episode 80, Doug discusses the usefulness of applying keratin to nail plates, the curious case of over-heating nail art flowers, how use of sterilized implements can lead to infections and…

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EPISODE 79: Questions 288 – 292 – Why bead sterilizers should NEVER be used in the salon, the difference between hard, soft, and thickened UV gel products, why acetone can’t be a disinfectant, allergic reactions to metal in polish and busts a myth about nail dehydrators (Members Only)

In Episode 79, Doug explains why bead sterilizers should NEVER be used in the salon, the difference between hard, soft, and thickened UV gel products, why acetone isn’t a disinfectant,…

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EPISODE 78: Questions 282 – 287 – New information concerning the safety of UV nail lamps, the risks of blending UV gel manicure colors together or using them to tint acrylic liquids, the value of various forms of Vitamin E used in cosmetics, if it is safe to work in a salon while pregnant and why methacrylate’s are found in nail adhesives. (Members Only)

In Episode 78, Doug discusses new information concerning the safety of UV nail lamps, the risks of blending UV gel manicure colors together or using them to tint acrylic liquids,…

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