Occupational safety

Safety in beauty salons: respiratory masks and gloves ensure the protection of employees and customers. Find out more.

Occupational health and safety in beauty salons: a guide for owners

Beauty parlours are places of beauty and relaxation. However, the safety and protection of customers and employees should always come first. As the owner of a beauty salon, you are responsible for occupational health and safety in your business. In this guide, you will learn how to ensure this, particularly with regard to the use of respirators and gloves.

FAQ - Frequently asked questions

What types of respirators should be used in a beauty salon?

There are different types of respirators, including disposable masks and particle-filtering half masks (FFP masks). The choice depends on the specific hazards in your studio.

How often should gloves be changed?

Gloves should be changed regularly, especially after contact with irritating substances or at the end of a treatment. Proper disposal is also important.

What hygiene measures should be observed when handling respirators and gloves?

Hygiene is crucial. Hands should be washed before putting on gloves. Respirators should be disposed of properly and gloves should also be disposed of safely after use.