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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.

July 1, 2018

3 Top Tips to Grow Your Salon Business

Looking to grow your salon or spa? It can be hard to know where to start, especially with changing trends, new products, and rising customer needs. To make things a little easier, we have provided three top tips for aestheticians nail specialists and salon technicians who are looking to grow their business. 1.Know the Trends The latest trends are popular for a reason, so be sure to stay on top of them whenever possible to help your business remain relevant. Use […]
June 20, 2018

Follow These Three Tips to Give Your Clients The Best Pedicure!

Sandal season is here! Pedicures will soon be all the rage at your salon or spa, but how do you ensure that you are giving your clients the BEST pedicure? Through educating and disinfecting, of course! Educate Clients on Proper Nail Care We know how easy it can be to let a coat of nail polish stay on our toenails for far too long. Not only does chipping start to occur, but the polish can begin to damage the layers of […]
June 10, 2018

Prevent Infections in Your Salon or Spa: 3 Tips to Help Disinfect Foot Baths

With multiple clients requesting your service for a pedicure, it is essential that you properly clean and disinfect foot baths after each use. Here are three tips to help you ensure that your foot baths are always ready for the next customer! Know the difference between disinfecting circulating and non-circulating foot baths. Circulating foot baths (also known as whirlpool foot spas), require disinfectant solutions to be distributed throughout the unit after cleaning, due to the piping attached. Concentrated disinfecting products […]
June 1, 2018

Three Ways to Protect Your Clients This Pedicure Season

It comes as no surprise that feet are a breeding ground for fungus and disease. Shoes provide the perfect environment for fungus to grow as they thrive in warm and damp environments! What if we told you that salons and spas are a leading cause of fungal foot infections? With pedicure season upon us, learn how you can prevent these infections from impacting your clients. Recognize the Signs Nail technicians are experts at what they do but can your team […]
May 22, 2018

3 Reasons Why You Should Always Be Educating Your Clients

The salon and spa industry is continually changing as new services, products and techniques are being launched across the country. With all of these changes occurring, ensure that client education remains at the core of your business. Here’s why! Build Trust and Reveal your Expertise New and innovative techniques and treatments can be both exciting and nerve wracking for clients. They may be intrigued by the procedure that they are undergoing, but are unsure of what must take place. Consider […]
May 18, 2018

Going Green in Your Salon or Spa Has Never Been Easier!

Creating a ‘green’ space is not new, many salons and spas have started to make the switch to products that are deemed safer for the environment… but are still using disinfectants that can be harmful. What if we told you that you could use a disinfectant that is safer for the environment while remaining powerful? Intrigued? Read on! What Goes Down the Drain… How many times throughout the day do you pour cleaning and disinfectant products down the drain? Did […]
May 5, 2018

Ensure Your Clients’ Health Is in Good Hands – Celebrate World Hand Hygiene Day!

On May 5th, healthcare professionals and individuals from around the world celebrated World Hand Hygiene Day! World Hand Hygiene Day, launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2009, educates individuals on the importance of adopting proper hand washing techniques to prevent the spread of harmful bacteria. While this program was typically designed for workers in the healthcare industry, here are three reasons why cosmetologists should educate themselves on hand washing best practices. 1. Stay Healthy! This year, the WHO […]
April 20, 2018

Are Skin Irritations Preventing You From Doing Your Best Work?

Nail salons and spas that offer manicures and pedicures are always looking for the best products to use, many times mixing and matching popular products throughout the industry to see which one is better for them and their clients. From the various kinds of nail polish that is available on the market, to polish remover, to disinfectants used on tools and equipment throughout the day, each product contains chemicals and substances that can irritate the skin if misused. It is […]
April 10, 2018

3 Myths About Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting!

Spring is here, and as a way to welcome in the new season, we thought we would take the time to debunk the myths about cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting. While all of these methods should be used within your salon and spa every day, they are not interchangeable. Myth #1: Cleaning Daily is the BEST Way to Prevent the Spread of Germs. What does it mean, ‘to clean?’ So often the term is used to describe everything from tidying and […]
March 20, 2018

Get Inspection Ready! 3 Tips to Help Pass Your Next Health Inspection!

We know how passionate you are about helping your clients look their best. That’s why you work hard to keep your spa clean and safe for your clients. As the media shows, an outbreak or a negative review can harm your business and keep you from doing the work that you love! While health inspections can be stressful, they are necessary to ensure that your business operates safely. Here are 3 tips to help you avoid health inspection violations: 1. Keep […]
March 12, 2018

The Ultimate Cleaning Tips You Need to Know

As a salon or spa professional, cleaning is always top of mind. Don’t worry; we are not talking about pulling out the mops and dusters, even though they should always be a part of your daily cleaning routine. No, today we are talking about rethinking how you disinfect your tools and equipment, to protect you and your clients from those pesky germs that only make your job more difficult. How many tools do you use throughout the day? How many […]
March 1, 2018

Learn Why We Are Working To Rejuvenate Salons and Spas Across The Country!

WELCOME TO OUR BLOG! We are so excited to share with you our new blog page for Virox ProBeauty. Our blogs are developed to keep you up to date on the latest spa and salon infection prevention news while providing exclusive insider tips on our Rejuvenate™ products. We will regularly deliver expert advice, tips, and useful resources along the way to help you achieve a clean facility that you can be proud of! YOUR DISINFECTION EXPERTS At Virox ProBeauty, we […]