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Enhance your infection prevention knowledge and your spa or salon disinfecting practices with these informative posts. Be sure to sign up to get our latest educational blogs.

September 24, 2021

Keeping Disinfectants Close at Hand

This pandemic has forced us all to do things differently, from wearing masks to social distancing, limited capacities, screening, physical barriers, and so on.
June 24, 2021

Why Protocols are Important to Your Spa or Salon

Every time we board an airplane, the crew is already busy going through their pre-flight checklists to ensure the safety of passengers and crew in preparation for take-off. Once underway, travelers are provided with emergency instructions, and printed guides are within easy reach in every seat pocket to refamiliarize us with the plane’s safety procedures. These routines, among many others, have made the airline industry one of the safest forms of travel in the United States. With the coronavirus pandemic, […]
June 24, 2021

HLD8 Troubleshooting

This blog is brought to you by the FingerNailFixer®. Holly L. Schippers, based in the US, has been a nail professional since 1999. She attended the Creative Institute in England in 2004, going on to become an award winning nail professional with a desire to help others through teaching, writing, and social media. Globally renowned as the FingerNailFixer®, Holly believes education is the foundational component in producing professional nail technicians and enjoys sharing her love and passion for nails to […]
June 24, 2021

How to Choose the Right Disinfectant for Your Spa or Salon

With so many products on the market, here’s what you should be looking for in a safe and effective disinfectant. Short Contact Time As your spa or salon is likely to be fully booked, no one has the time (or patience) to wait for a disinfectant to do its job. Therefore, finding a disinfectant that is safe and effective in less than 1 minute is ideal.Remember that disinfecting tools require more time (8 to 10 minutes) to ensure your tools […]
June 24, 2021

Unprecedented Times Call for Unprecedented Disinfection

These have been some difficult times for the professional beauty industry and the “new norm” would suggest it’s going to be anything but “normal” in the months (or possibly years) to come. Fortunately, Rejuvenate™ disinfectants deliver powerful prevention against outbreaks while remaining gentle enough for everyday use. Here’s why Rejuvenate is the unprecedented choice for your salon or spa’s sanitation needs. UNPRECEDENTED SPEED Rejuvenate™ Wipes and Spray have a 1 minute contact time against viruses and bacteria. That’s twice as fast […]
June 24, 2021

Your Guide to Tool Disinfection

This blog is brought to you by the FingerNailFixer®. Holly L. Schippers, based in the US, has been a nail professional since 1999. She attended the Creative Institute in England in 2004, going on to become an award winning nail professional with a desire to help others through teaching, writing, and social media. Globally renowned as the FingerNailFixer®, Holly believes education is the foundational component in producing professional nail technicians and enjoys sharing her love and passion for nails to […]
June 24, 2021

A New Perspective on Sanitation for Massage Therapists

The importance of infection prevention and control has never been more crucial in protecting you and your clients. In your day-to-day practices, you may now be asking yourself, “how can I provide the best services for my clients while maintaining a safe environment?” Let’s take a tour of your practice and learn what the New Norm looks like. Set the Tone for Your Client’s Visits Considering the recent pandemic and the public’s increased knowledge of how germs are spread, having your massage […]
June 24, 2021

3 Steps On How to Disinfect Your Footbath

Cleaning and disinfecting your footbaths may not be the most fun thing to do, but it’s arguably one of the most important. Disease-causing germs such as bacteria, viruses, and fungi can use your footbaths as a quick and easy way to spread from one person to the next. But there’s good news – with regular cleaning and disinfection, you can stop these germs in their tracks and keep your footbath clean and disease-free.  Step 1: Make Sure Your Client is […]
June 24, 2021

Disinfectant Wipes: Telling Little Wipe Lies

During the recent COVID-19 outbreak, people have been scrambling for essential supplies, toilet paper, masks, and disinfectants. But when it comes to disinfecting wipes, are spas, salons, and other beauty businesses getting all the facts to make an informed buying decision? We answer your questions and address some of the “little wipe lies” that might be spreading out there.* “Can’t I simply use any disinfecting wipe against coronavirus?” The EPA is the authoritative body that regulates disinfectants and has put together a list […]
September 15, 2018

Does Your Spa Pass The Client Satisfaction Test?

Many spa and salon owners focus on creating the most comfortable space for their clients. The atmosphere and quality of services are certainly important. However, they are looking at how tools are being used, how the salon or spa is being managed, and how team members are completing their work. To better understand how your business measures up, you and your team need to look at your salon or spa in the eyes of the client. Through conducting a client […]
August 11, 2018

8 Quick Reminders For Salon And Spa Owners [checklist]

Every state within the United States has specific regulations that must be followed when operating a salon or spa. Not only do these guidelines ensure that your clients and team remain safe and healthy, but they help you to maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and service. To review your state’s guidelines, click here. To make things a little bit easier, we have created a simple checklist to help keep you organized: Is the salon or spa well-lit, clean and […]
August 1, 2018

Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® Vs Bleach: What You Need To Know!

Since its invention nearly 200 years ago, bleach has been used everywhere from household use to disinfection. Today, the beauty industry is moving away from harsh chemicals and searching for safer product alternatives. Why not switch to a safer yet more effective disinfectant? Introducing Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide® (AHP®), the technology that changed professional cleaning and disinfection. AHP® is used in hospitals, dental clinics, veterinary facilities and has even been approved for use on the International Space Station! Learn below why AHP® is trending! […]