Proper infection control in the professional beauty industry is crucial for the health and safety of both the consumers and professionals. By participating in this program, this establishment certifies that they understand and are applying proper infection control principles every day and with every service. They have committed to ensuring that the tasks necessary to meet this standard are adhered to and are accounted for daily. This establishment’s owner or manager has committed to providing the safest services possible and has certified that a checklist of procedures is being followed on a daily basis. These task sheets must be kept on site and available for 12 months. The BARBICIDE Certified Safe Service Establishment designation will be renewed on an annual basis.

There are over 20 items on the checklist. Below are some of the standards and procedures that this establishment’s owner/manager is following:

All employees are individually BARBICIDE Certified
An adequate amount of BARBICIDE/CLIPPERCIDE disinfecting products will be maintained
Fresh BARBICIDE product for disinfection will be mixed prior to opening each day and disposed of at the close of business
Manager will ensure that all non-porous implements are properly cleaned prior to disinfection
Manager will ensure that only cleaned and disinfected implements are used on a client and each implement must be cleaned and disinfected between uses
Electrical implements will be stored in a manner that the cord is not in contact with disinfected implements
Manager will ensure that all single use items (neck strips, nail files, cotton, etc.) are disposed of after a single use
Product from multi-use containers will only be removed with a single use spatula or properly cleaned and disinfected non-porous spatula
Every pedicure bowl will be properly cleaned and disinfected prior to each use
Manager ensures that every employee will perform proper hand hygiene before and after each service
Manager ensures that sick employees will not be allowed in the premises and that sick clients will be rescheduled to a later appointment
Manager supports a decision by an employee to deny service to a client exhibiting signs of sickness or infection
Only properly cleaned and laundered towels and linens will be used for any service
Manager will ensure that restrooms will have an adequate supply of liquid soap, paper towels, and toilet paper
Manager will ensure that SDS is available to all employees at all times
All work stations must be fully disinfected daily. Nail stations and nail drying stations must be disinfected prior to each client
Manager ensures that all Health & Public Safety Rules of the State are being followed

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