You should wear gloves because of:
BLOOD TRANSMISSION RISKS
Nail technicians can be exposed to blood borne diseases such as hepatitis, HIV and other infectious diseases.
If a client’s skin is pierced or broken and the nail technician comes into contact with infected blood, technician can contract these potentially life-threatening diseases.
Nail technicians can be exposed to fungal infections that rest on a customer's finger and toenails.
Other infections that can be transmitted during manicure are:
-Spots, boils, abcesses, impetigo
-Paronychia– bacterial infection
-Onycholysis– due to fungal infections