Enhancing the length and beauty of your natural nails with Acrylic Nail Extensions. Very popular salon/industry treatment, allowing repeat custom every 2—3 weeks for nail infills. Acrylic nail extensions are the most common type of nail extension that almost everyone knows about! The acrylic nail is made out of a monomer liquid mixed with a polymer powder to form a paste that is glued onto your natural nail and tip.
This course is covered in two practical training days. You will learn the theory of the treatment as well as carry out practical assessments on live models.
Practical is carried out using a model allowing you the maximum time during the training to work upon acquiring and demonstrating the required technique.
You will cover the following on the course:
- Health and safety and hygiene
- Consultation techniques
- Nail preparation
- Tip application and blending techniques
- Achieving correct product ration
- Application of acrylic
- Maintenance procedure
- Removal procedure
- Aftercare advice
Level 2 beauty therapy OR a manicure qualification is required prior to attending this course. We provide manicure training at the Academy, contact us for prices and further details.
You will be provided with pre course reading which will cover basic anatomy and physiology, and health and safety. This will be recapped in your session.
This course costs £225 PLUS VAT (no kit included). Everything you need in your practical assessment is provided on the day.
Course benefits and progression
Acrylic nail extensions uses a two-component system with liquid and powder, making it the strongest, most versatile nail enhancement. Our two-day course will teach you all you need to know to begin offering this treatment to your clients.
Other courses you may be interested; Express Nails, Gel Polish, Gel Extensions, and Nail art.
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