Evaluating the health and safety knowledge of body waxing providers in British Columbia

  title={Evaluating the health and safety knowledge of body waxing providers in British Columbia},
  author={Alicia Parayno},
BACKGROUND: Since the deregulation of the BC Cosmetology Act in 2003, esthetics has become a voluntary-certified trade. Considering the rising popularity of more intimate body waxing services and the potential for infections and injuries associated with these services, there is concern that BC waxing service providers have varying levels of health and safety knowledge. METHODS: The health and safety knowledge of BC estheticians was analyzed by conducting a knowledge assessment survey of body… 


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