Beware the next time you pop in to your neighborhood nail salon for a $20 mani-pedi. Bargain-priced nail services can come at the expense of dangerous care practices, according to Cassondra Hughes, senior nail artist at UltraViolet Nail Lounge. Read on for Hughes' tips on what you should look out for.
Red Flag: An uneasy feeling
The first step to avoiding nail salon dangers is to be aware of your surroundings and listen to your gut. "If something feels creepy or you get bad vibes, that's your intuition telling you that something is not right," says Cassondra Hughes, senior nail artist at UltraViolet Nail Lounge in Atlanta. Don't hesitate to leave and find another salon for your services.