Sick for Beauty: Protect the Health of Nail Salon Workers!
Imagine going to work every day and exposing yourself regularly to toxic chemicals that were eroding your health. Next time you get a mani/pedi, you should ask the same question. Nail salon workers throughout the country work under unnecessarily ...
Non-Toxic Nail Polish
The more natural I go with skin care, the more natural I go with everything I put on my body. My latest green switch is nail care. I am a big fan of painted nails. In my jewelry career, that was limited to my toes, as it was pointless to paint my ...
Fall beauty tip: orange nail polish
However, when I got to the cosmetics aisle, I discovered even more black and orange in their lipsticks and nail polish. While various shades ... If you would like to continue receiving skin, health and beauty articles, please click the Subscribe Icon.
What Your Nails Say About Your Health
At salons around the country, nails are big business. But beneath the polish, your digits can be a window into your overall health. “Many health conditions are very visible in the nails,” says John Knox, MD, of Swedish Medical Center in Seattle.
The Risks of Manicures and Artificial Nails
For best nail health, simply soak your nails in warm water, then gently push the cuticles back. Also, cut back on how often you remove and reapply nail polish. Other Manicure Health Concerns Some chemicals can dry out the nail and can cause brittle nails ...