Why Consider a career as a Nail Technician?

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A Nail Technician

If you have a passion for manicures, pedicures, beautiful nails and the creative art of beautifying hands and feet – a professional nail technician career may be perfect for you. Choosing the nail technology program at Clary Sage College for your beauty education is the first step! To become a professional nail technician is an ambitious career path, and it definitely calls for passionate individuals who are interested in lucrative and rewarding careers in beauty.

What You Learn about being a Nail Technician at Clary Sage College

At Clary Sage College we teach a wide variety of nail skills and procedures, such as shaping and filing nails, coloring and polishing nails, applying acrylics and gels, manicures, pedicures and more. Our trained, professional nail techs are also experienced in performing hand, calf and foot massages and reflexology for clientele. Perhaps the most fun and creative part of being a nail tech is doing custom nail design and nail art. Of course, a professional nail tech is also expected to be knowledgeable about salon safety and sanitation. The length of a nail technology program at Clary Sage College is 20 weeks, taught and supervised by a professional, licensed (nationally acclaimed) Nail Artist and Technician with over 35 years experience. To ensure you are getting the beauty education that matches your needs, we invite you to visit our campus, request more information from our admissions department and ask them about the program before enrolling.

Through Clary Sage College nail technology program, you can learn the fundamentals of nail technology to help promote healthy, lively, beautifully manicured hands and feet. Learn cutting-edge procedures and methods from an accredited nail tech school. Your nail technology classes will include:

  • Salon management
  • Professional development
  • Safety and sanitation
  • Nail disease and skin disorders
  • Retail and sales
  • Products
  • Anatomy
  • Chemistry
  • Techniques and methods

As a licensed nail technician, you can perform numerous procedures and techniques, including:

  • Shape and file nails
  • Color nails
  • Apply acrylic and gels
  • Massage hands
  • Nail design
  • Nail artistry
  • Pedicures
  • Manicures
  • Leg and arm waxing
  • Hand and foot reflexology and massage

Nail Technician Jobs and Careers

There are more nail tech jobs available than there are top quality nail techs to fill them and there are numerous nail technician jobs and careers to choose from. As you pursue your education at Clary Sage College, you may find that you are especially great at a particular set of nail skills. At this point you may decide to specialize in a niche nail service such as acrylics, manicures or pedicures – though most nail technicians must excel at all of these skills. Nail techs usually find jobs at salons and spas, nail salons, resorts, malls or shopping centers. Clary Sage College maintains contact with and obtains referrals from potential employers regarding job openings. This enables us to offer lifetime career placement to graduates in good standing.

Start a rewarding career as a nail technician, with in-depth training at a Clary Sage. Through Clary Sage College you can learn how to help customers get beautifully manicured hands and feet while bringing true professionalism back to this field of the beauty industry. As a nail technician, you will people with tired and dry hands and feet to replenish them to a healthier state.

As a licensed nail technician, you can begin your career with confidence and reach your full potential. Your career options are virtually unlimited, and may lead you to work in an establishment like:

  • Salons
  • Spas
  • Resorts and cruise ships
  • Department stores
  • Manufacturers Educator
  • Master Nail Technician Instructor