Salons can be a hazardous place to work given that many harmful chemicals can be found in salon products. Women working in salons are exposed to these chemicals for many hours at a time on a daily basis.
Beauty and Its Beast Report
This is the first report ever to document how nasty chemicals lurking in hair sprays, permanent waves, acrylic nail application and other salon products are harming the health of women who work in salons. Disturbingly, we found that salon workers are at an increased risk of cancer, miscarriages, neurological disorders, immune disorders, asthma, dermatitis and more.
Check out the report and fact sheets for recommendations for making salons safer, and new tips for reducing exposure.
Download the report Beauty and Its Beast
Avoiding Toxic Chemicals in Salons
Information for Stylists
Current hazard warning, how to report health problems to OSHA & FDA
Detox Your Booth Webinar
Stories from Salon Workers