Safety Precautions for the Beauty Industry

By following safety precautions you contribute to the health, welfare, and safety of the community. Keep a first aid kit on hand, follow safety regulations, and keep equipment properly sanitized. The following precautions should always be taken with each client:

  1. Protect the guest’s clothing by appropriately draping them.
  2. Ask the guest to remove any jewelry, hair accessories, glasses, etc.
  3. Keep any and all chemicals away from the eyes. In case of eye contact with chemicals, thoroughly rinse eyes with cold water.
  4. Wear gloves when working with chemicals.
  5. Remember that anything containing chemically active ingredients must be used carefully to avoid injury to you and your client.