WHO WE ARE

The California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative was formed in 2005 out of a growing concern for the health, safety and rights of nail salon and cosmetology workforce. We address reproductive and environmental justice and health issues facing the community through outreach and leadership development, policy, research and movement building.

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WHAT'S NEW

  • Santa Monica Officially Recognizes Healthy Nail Salons!

    Santa Monica Officially Recognizes Healthy Nail SalonsOn March 3, the Collab and City of Santa Monica recognized four “Healthy Nail Salons” for committing to using less toxic products and improving the health of their workers! Learn more here.

  • Celebrating Alameda County Healthy Nail Salon Day

    Present Plaque to Lan AnhAlameda County Sup Wilma Chan joined the Collab on 12/18 to celebrate “Healthy Nail Salon Day”  by highlighting the Healthy Nail Salon Recognition Program and “Healthy Nail Salons” using less toxic products and better ventilation.

  • Collaborative hosts 2nd Annual Nail Salon Celebration!

    Nail Salon Community CelebrationWe hosted our 2nd annual Nail Salon Community Celebration in San Jose, CA with nearly 400 members, families and friends to celebrate and honor community leaders and members. Video of our celebration can be found here.

  • Trainings Help Nail Salon Workers and Owners Improve Workplace Practices!

    Health and Safety TrainingFree trainings and recognition are being provided to San Francisco, Alameda County and the City of Santa Monica nail salons interested in using safer products and other workplace practices. Click here for more information: San Francisco, Alameda County, Santa Monica.