Your job as a lash technician or artist is a fun and exciting career. You get to help your clients look and feel beautiful, work in a great environment—whether it’s at a lash studio, salon or the comfort of your own home—and you’re able to unleash your creativity.
Along with the benefits of your work, there are various hazards that are present because you work closely with people and their eyes. Even the most experienced and highly-trained lash technician is exposed.
We’ve compiled a few real examples of complaints against eyelash technicians that have been featured recently in the news and included tips, such as purchasing eyelash technician insurance, on mitigating your risks of a malpractice lawsuit.
A woman’s eyelids were swollen shut for days following her lash extension appointm... Read more
Did you know there are 1.7 million Instagram mentions for the #esthetician hashtag? The beauty of Instagram for professionals is that you can showcase your work to current and potential customers. However, in order to stand out from the competition and increase your account following, try implementing the following tactics to your current social media plan.
1. Turn Your Instagram Account Into A Business Profile
With an Instagram business profile, you have access to post analytics where you can track how your posts are performing. This tool can help you decide the ideal days and times to post content or announcements. When you post at the right times, you can reach more people and receive more engagement on your content. According to
sproutsocial.com, switching to a... Read more
Estheticians face a number of unique risks on the job. Whether you’ve been working as an esthetician for years, or are just getting started, you can’t hope to avoid the possibility that something will go wrong during a treatment. The best way to protect yourself from those risks is to purchase esthetician insurance.
A client could trip and fall in your treatment room, get burned by wax, or have an adverse reaction to a chemical used during a facial. If this happens, you could be on the receiving end of a lawsuit. The costs associated with these suits are steep; however, if you’ve protected yourself with esthetician insurance, you may not have to pay a cent of it.
Here are a few reasons why your business needs esthetician insurance:
1. Esthetician Insurance Can Protect You From a L... Read more
Reiki teachers and practitioners alike are exposed to risks of lawsuits. Although the practice of attuning your students or performing Reiki on a client is generally safe, accidents can and do happen. Here’s a quick rundown on how your Reiki insurance can respond if you’re faced with a claim.
Reiki insurance may cover you if you’re involved in a malpractice suit
Reiki insurance provides protection for general and professional liability claims that may occur from your daily operations including teaching a student or treating a client. Without proper insurance coverage, a claim could negatively impact your business. A few common claims against Reiki practitioners include bodily injury from your practice or an accident, such as a trip-and-fall.
Reiki insurance can lessen your risks of... Read more
It is every massage therapist’s worst nightmare...an injured client and a $125,000 lawsuit. It happened to licensed massage therapist, Aria Hanson and it could happen to you. Massage insurance may protect you and your business from third-party claims, including bodily injury and defense costs.
If you are just starting your career as a massage therapist or you have been in the industry for years, every massage therapist needs to carry massage liability insurance. Massage insurance doesn’t need to break the bank. If you're on a budget, our quality insurance coverage is paired with the massage insurance industry's cheapest annual price.
Insurance is cheap compared to hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical bills and defense costs. The right insurance can mean the difference betwee... Read more