Salon owners must be aware of possible new regulations
regarding tanning beds. They are a big source of income for salons
because they are very popular - especially in Canada where the winter
drags for a long period. Jon Gonzales, president of Hairdresser Career
Development Systems (HCDS) and a sought-after business adviser by salon
owners, says that although indoor tanning is popular and big
business, it is being scrutinized by government agencies in both the
United States and Canada because they have been poorly regulated until
now. Soon, salon and spa owners will have to place mandatory warning
labels and age restrictions on indoor tanning equipment. Gonzales
recommends all salon owners to avoid future class action law suits
against their shops by installing health warnings label to their
tanning equipment and updating it to the newest models. He adds that
asking your tanning clients to sign release forms is another good
idea. em> For more information or advise for your salon, contact
Jon Gonzales by visiting www.hcds4you.com /em>
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