The California Assembly passed the California Safe Cosmetics Act of 2005 (SB 484). Now only Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger needs to sign the bill for it to become law.
The bill would require cosmetics manufacturers to disclose to the...Industry Legislation
In a northwest corner of New Jersey, close to Pennsylvania’s Poconos Mountains, in the midst of a rural community, sits The Brass Rose Spa & Salon. Opened in mid-January, the salon was...Industry Legislation
Explain to your clients that acrylic vapors aren't harmful to them; they just smell bad.
No question about it, says industry chemist Doug Schoon: All nail technicians should wear...Industry Legislation
Artificial nail products are composed of various chemicals. The main ingredient for most artificial nail products is ethyl methacrylate (KMA). In 1974 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...Industry Legislation
The Food and Drug Administration has re-affirmed its stand against the use of methyl methacrylate (MMA) in nail products. All nail technicians should not hesitate to report MMA usage to the proper...Industry Legislation
More than 30,000 California salons have received warning signs for employees on toluene exposure under a directive from the state attorney general’s office. The nail Manufacturers Council...Industry Legislation
Nail salons in New York are bracing for a new law that will require all salons to be bonded by October 6, 2015. Meanwhile, state board inspectors in Connecticut conducted a blitz of...Industry Legislation
When the New York Times series on nail workers hit the streets May 7 and 8, 2015, Governor Cuomo and other public officials reacted swiftly. Within a few weeks after the news broke of...Industry Legislation