NATURAL NAIL FILE [NA-CHUR-al NAYL FY-il]
What it is: A term used to a identify any abrasive used on natural finger nails or toe nails. Its abrasiveness is determined by its grit.
How to use it: Use to shorten, shape or smooth nails on fingers or toes.
How to store it: In a covered or sealed container.
How to disinfect: Natural nail files made from paper or sand cannot be disinfected and therefore can only be used on one client. Natural nail files made of glass, crystal, plastic or metal can be disinfected by a spray sanitizer or immersed in antiseptic. Check the manufacturer’s directions for proper sanitation techniques.