Question 369: I’m doing research on “non-toxic” gel polishes. This is very hard information to find online! Gel brands don’t advertise this like polish brands do. Why is this? Are they not 5-free? Basically, I’m trying to find some gel brands that are non-toxic

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Question 368: For nail dipping, we put powder in a small cup, to prevent cross-contamination, but we throw away a lot of powder. Can we use a nail lamp, or a handheld UV light sold on-line to sterilizer hotel linens to clean this powder for reuse?

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Question 367: I’m seeing more new clients than ever before with Pseudomonas infections. I recommend for them to use a tincture with Silver that I buy from Germany. Can silver can help to kill bacteria?

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Question 366: Is 70% alcohol good to use in the salon or should we use alcohol with a higher percentage of alcohol? Will the extra water in the alcohol lower adhesion to the nail plate?

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EPISODE 95: Second update about the dangerous “burst” removers, busting the Organic Dip deception, if massaging makes nails grow faster, the causes for UV gel discoloration and deceptions about Universal Monomers, Polymers and Hypoallergenic claims and how to better understand the Story of the Nail.

 In Episode 95 Doug’s second update on the dangerous “burst” removers, then busts the Organic Dip deception and  discuss if massaging makes nails grow faster, causes for UV gel discoloration…...

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EPISODE 94: About the potentially harmful “burst” remover solvents being sold to the public. Also, if sunlight can properly cure UV gels, as well as, the difference between WSO and nail degranulation and why some health care workers can’t wear nail coatings.

 In Episode 94 Doug discusses the potentially harmful “burst” remover solvents being sold. Also, if sunlight can properly cure UV gels, as well as, the difference between WSO and nail…...

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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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