EPISODE 12 – Truth about Parabens and preservatives; harmful fear-based activist misinformation; using proper nail terminology; difference between nail glues and resins (Members Only)

Episode 12 discusses new information about the safety and value of Parabens and the importance of preservatives in food, medicine and cosmetics, as well as the damage caused by fear-based activist who have misinformed the public and duped some politicians. Doug also talks about the importance of using proper terminology in the salon industry and explains the differences between nail glues and nail resins.

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Special Founder’s Video #2

This special message is about the Founder’s Referral Discount Program – Exclusive to the Founders only!

This video is available now and is for Founders Only.

Also, be sure to visit below for the Q&A section of the Founder’s Referral Discount!

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Time:  3 minutes and 21 seconds

 

EPISODE 11 – Why top coats become stringy; risks of filing nail plate ridges; client hand washing; improper adhesive nail strips removal; how nail polish dryers work (Members Only)

In Episode 11 Doug answers the questions why top coats become stringy, why not to file ridges on the nail plate, should clients wash their hands, damage from improper removal of adhesive nail strips, explanation about how nail polish dryers rapidly dry polish. (Please allow a minute or two for the video to begin loading)…

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Founder Referral Program Q&A

Founder Referral Discounts
Program Overview

Q: What Is The Mission Of “Face-To-Face With Doug Schoon”?
A: The educational opportunities that Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon offers. Not just for you, but for many other nail professionals all around the world, which is why I dedicate his time and resources to this project.

Q: What’s Next?
A: The plans I have for growing F2F depend on growing my subscriber base to much higher than it stands today. I want 1000 subscribers by the end of 2014 and I can’t do it alone. I need your help!

Q: What Can Founding Member Do To Help?
A: By spreading the word about these videos and their value…and taking the steps necessary to bring in new subscribers, contacting them by e-mails, phone calls, text messages, Internet posts, etc.

Q: What’s a Founder Referral Discount?
A:
When Founder refer someone to subscribe to F2F they receive a 15% discount, but ONLY IF they enter your very own personal Founder Number as the discount code. That’s because your Founder number isn’t just your passport into Doug Schoon’s Brain…it will provide you and your friend’s special discounts, as well as other special opportunities and future considerations.

Q: How Can I Spread The Word?
A:
In e-mails, on-line posts… whenever you invite others to subscribe ask them to use your Founder number for a 15% discount. They’ll get a discount and be very happy… but that’s when the fun begins…

Q: What Do You Mean By That?
A:
I’ll be tracking how many subscribers enter each Founder’s Number… and will report the tallied results inside the special Founder Only page.
The Founder with the most subscribers each quarter will receive a “free 30 minutes phone consultation” with me. I’ll answer your question, listen to your comments or suggestions, discuss ideas, etc. It’s your call what we talk about.
Also, I’ll offer another “free 30 minutes phone consultation” to the winner of each quarterly raffle.

Q: Raffle? How Do I Enter?
A:
Founder’s receive one (1) raffle ticket per new subscriber they refer. The more subscribers you refer the better your chances to win my very first, limited edition “Face-Face with Doug Schoon” extra-soft, top quality t-shirt.
Only the best will do for Founder! You’re gonna love this one.

Q: How Do I Get One and What’s My Limit?
A:
You get one free by referring 5 new subscribers and there is no limit to how many you can get.

There it is… the Founder Referral Program – custom made for you! I sincerely hope you will take the time to help me with this program. I could sure your help. And you know how much I appreciate any assistance you can give.

EPISODE 10 – Testing autoclaves to ensure they are working properly; penetration of nail product ingredients; should young people wear polish/nail enhancements; vegan claims for nail polish (Members Only)

Episode 10 address questions related to:  testing autoclaves to ensure they are working properly, penetration of nail product ingredients, polish or nail enhancements for young people and vegan claims for nail polish. (Please allow a minute or two for the video to begin loading) Time:  15 minutes and 35 seconds Key Search Terms:  Autoclave, spore,…

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EPISODE 9 – Part 2 of the seven important properties shared by natural and artificial nails; should nail primers be applied wet or allowed to dry (Members Only)

Episode 9 is Part II of this two part series and explores the final four of the seven important properties important to both natural and artificial nails.    Why is this information important? This knowledge can help determine which services are best performed, depending on the client’s nails, as well as, the increase the quality,…

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EPISODE 8 – Part 1 of the seven important properties shared by natural and artificial nails; why a sticky layer can develop on the surface of some UV curing gels (Members Only)

Episode 8 is Part 1 of a two-part series that begins the exploration of seven very important properties shared by both natural and artificial nails.  These seven properties help determine which services are best performed, depending on the clients nails, as well as other important factors that can determine the quality and durability of nail…

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EPISODE 7 – Latest on fungal nail infections and nail mold; new medical tests for infected nails; how nail dehydrators improve adhesion; white spots and nail dehydration myths (Member Content)

Episode #7 provides an update on the most recent information about fungal nail infections and the potential for secondary mold infections of the nail plate, as well as new medical testing capabilities for infected nails and tips for preventing nail infections by such organisms. Also, Doug answers the question about how nail dehydrators improve adhesion…

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“Founders-only Special Video”

A warm hello to the Founders of “Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon”.

As a thank you, please enjoy this special Founder’s Only video!  I want to once again, recognize the top 10 founders.  In the video I neglected to mention Founder #2 – Lisa Franzer, but you were NOT forgotten!

Founder #1 – Lisa Chakan; Founder #2 Lisa Franzer; Founder #3 Linda Clemmons Founder #4 Beckie Turner; Founder #5 Lynn Walker; Founder #6 Jennifer Waneck; Founder #7 Jenna Jankowski; Founder #8 Michelle  Stewardson; Founder #9 Ocia  Orthman; Founder #10 Sophia Rejouis.

Welcome aboard to all Founders and enjoy!

 

Don’t forget to submit your topics and questions for future video consideration to:  DougSchoonsBrain@gmail.com

 

 

 

EPISODE 6 – Avoid client injury/infection from pedicures; use of UV nail lamp on clients with a history of skin cancer; myths about calcium being good for the natural nail (Members Only)

Episode 6 discusses how to avoid client injury and/or infection resulting from pedicure services in salons.  Doug answers a question about using UV nail lamp on clients with a history of skin cancer and address the myth that calcium is good for the natural nail. (Please allow a minute or two for the video to…

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EPISODE 5 – Preventing nail product overheating; ideal salon temperature and relative humidity; myths that nails need to breathe (Members Only)

Watch as Doug Schoon explains why nail coatings can overheat to cause uncomfortable heating and pain for clients.  Doug will also provide many useful tips for preventing this from occurring.  Also discussed are his recommendations for ideal salon temperature and relative humidity. Doug then closes by discussing the myth that “nails need to breathe.” (Please…

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EPISODE 4 – Improve salon air quality; ventilation systems that work; why calluses should NOT be removed; if pedicure “water sanitizers” effective(Free 3 Minute Preview!)

Episode #4 discusses many ways that salons and schools can improve the quality of breathing air, as well as to identify the types of ventilation systems that work best in these environments and simple methods for evaluating air quality in salons/schools.  Doug also answers the question, should calluses be removed from the feet and discusses…

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EPISODE 4 – Improve salon air quality; ventilation systems that work; why calluses should NOT be removed; if pedicure “water sanitizers” effective (Members Only)

Watch as Doug Schoon discusses many ways that salons and schools can improve the quality of breathing air, as well as to identify the types of ventilation systems that work best in these environments and simple methods for evaluating air quality in salons/schools.  Doug also answers the question, should calluses be removed from the feet…

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EPISODE 3 – Use “Matched Pairs” of product, the myth of “universal” acrylic powders/UV nail lamps; proper monomer liquid disposal; maintaining autoclaves; myths about white spots “inside” the nail plate (Members Only)

Watch as Doug Schoon discusses proper use of certain types of nail coating systems that he calls “Matched Pairs” of product, e.g. monomer liquids and polymer powders (liquid and powder) or UV curing nail gels and lamps.   Also discussed are the so-called “universal acrylic powders” and nail lamps that supposedly “cure all UV gels.”   In…

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Technical Articles and Educational Updates

Here are a few technical articles authored by Doug Schoon.  Click on the below title(s) to read the full article.

Where’s The Cuticle?

Seven Secrets to Properly Curing UV Gel Nails

Pregnancy and the Salon

Here are a few past educational updates by Doug Schoon – in case you missed them!  Click on the below title(s) to read the full educational update.

Disinfect or Sterilize?  Which is Better for Salons?

UV Nail Lamp Tested and Found Safe!

Expert information for the nail and beauty industry.