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Video of Dental Hygienist Discussing Nail Salon Sterilization Techniques Goes Viral


A dental hygienist known on TikTok as @jessica_marierdhap created a video to help those who visit nail salons ensure the instruments used are sterilized. She shows a package of instruments within a plastic pouch as is typically seen in nail salons. However, Jessica points out that the circle in the right-hand corner is red, signifying the instruments are dirty. She explains that a black dot in the same corner means the instruments have been sterilized. Exposure to dirty nail instruments may result in fungal, bacterial, or viral infections. The video has garnered more than 800,000 views. Click here to read more.

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