Studio Policies and Practices – Updated March, 2023
Our policy regarding enhanced hygienic practices — sanitizing, masking, filtering, and air circulation — has been effective in minimizing transmission of COVID-19 and its many mutations. Frequent and thorough handwashing remains a very effective hygienic strategy for reducing the spread of both viral and bacterial illnesses, while distancing and masking effectively prevent airborne transmission of both flu and Covid viruses. Continue reading →
YPL Studio Reopens Monday, May 18
As we prepare to reopen with new client protocols in place and even higher standards of hygiene, it might be helpful to review the most basic, easiest, and most effective method for interrupting the COVID virus — handwashing.
The Center for Disease Control website explains the reasons behind handwashing, how to effectively achieve the intended results, and a note on hand sanitizers. To use a common reference, this isn’t rocket science, yet handwashing is certainly the simplest, and perhaps the most effective method for destroying the COVID virus. Thanks to nature, the way the virus is built leaves it vulnerable to simple soap and water.
Soap And Water Are Ruthless Towards Viruses
It’s important to understand the different results achieved with handwashing using soap and water, and the use of hand sanitizers. Soap and water — the water temperature doesn’t matter — destroys the coronavirus outer envelope, does so quickly, and is broadly effective when simple rules for length of time and method of washing are followed. Handwashing can and will help protect you against acquiring COVID through contact transmission.
Please Call With Questions Regarding Operations
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If you have any questions, please give me a call. I can’t wait to see my clients again! I expect everyone may be a little rusty, but we’ll be back in shape before you know it!