Cosmetology: Going Green in the Modern Nail Salon
7.00
Online
Elective
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Learning Objectives
  • Review the green nail salon trend based on examples and published research on commonly used salon products.
  • Describe dangerous substances commonly found in nail products, how to recognize them, the risks they pose, and how to phase them out of your salon.
  • Discuss other irritants and contaminants that pose occupational and safety hazards to nail technicians and clients.
  • Recognize the difference between organic and non-organic nail products along with specific examples of how these products fit into the salon environment.
  • Identify common myths about organic nail products will also be dispelled.
  • Utilize best practices to successfully transition from a standard to a green nail salon, including finding eco-conscious nail products along with traditional products and appropriately pricing green products and services.
  • Evaluate your salon’s impact on the environment, addressing ways to reduce natural resource consumption while still maintaining infection control and sanitation standards.
  • Demonstrate environmentally friendly product disposal to aid in the development of a comprehensive green salon plan.

Going Green in the Modern Nail Salon

7.00
Learning Objectives
  • Review the green nail salon trend based on examples and published research on commonly used salon products.
  • Describe dangerous substances commonly found in nail products, how to recognize them, the risks they pose, and how to phase them out of your salon.
  • Discuss other irritants and contaminants that pose occupational and safety hazards to nail technicians and clients.
  • Recognize the difference between organic and non-organic nail products along with specific examples of how these products fit into the salon environment.
  • Identify common myths about organic nail products will also be dispelled.
  • Utilize best practices to successfully transition from a standard to a green nail salon, including finding eco-conscious nail products along with traditional products and appropriately pricing green products and services.
  • Evaluate your salon’s impact on the environment, addressing ways to reduce natural resource consumption while still maintaining infection control and sanitation standards.
  • Demonstrate environmentally friendly product disposal to aid in the development of a comprehensive green salon plan.