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Tonight we cover the issues related to Overexposure and allergic reaction to acrylic monomer!

Nail technicians and their clients are exposed to a wide variety of potential allergens in the salon.  We wipe our monomer soaked brushes on the table towel and then rest our arms in the same spot.  We use our fingers or our wet brush to clean off any product that has over-run the clients cuticle or sidewall lines. We allow nail dust to collect on the skin of our hands and arms, while our arms rest on a wet, dusty table towel.  We use drills at higher than recommended speeds which can throw the nail dust in our faces and into our breathing zone.  If we wear masks to protect ourselves from vapors or dusts, we rarely change them, or we wear the wrong type mask. These practices, among others, can cause overexposure to potentially harmful chemicals which will result in sensitivity and allergic reaction. Listen tonight to learn more-

(this excerpt comes from www.HookedOnNails.com


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