Week 7: The Acrylic Journey Continues (With Encapsulations)!
  • August 11, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

For the second half of the week, we learned how to do encapsulated nails, which was much harder than I anticipated.

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Keywords: nail school   nail students   student blog  
Week 6: Finals and an Acrylics Lesson
  • August 3, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

My goodness, everyone was excited to learn acrylics. This is what we have been waiting for.

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Keywords: nail school   nail students   student blog  
Week 5: Our Last Week of Module One
  • July 27, 2017
  • Joleissa Seguin

We're already two days away from finishing the first module and it feels like we just started. 

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Keywords: nail school   nail students   student blog  
Week 4: My First Attempt at Nail Art
  • July 20, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

I kind of hit a mental road block in regards to what nail art to paint. I was so excited to start and as soon as I had my material in front of me, I went blank.

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Keywords: nail school   nail students   student blog  
Week 3: Learning About Paraffin
  • July 13, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

I enjoyed my time spent with family over the long weekend, but all I can think about right now is learning nails!

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Keywords: nail school   student blog  
Week 2: Prom, Pot-Luck and Our First Test
  • July 6, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

It was Euphoria's first-ever student appreciation prom, and most of us in the class have never been to prom, so we've decided to make the best of it!

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Keywords: nail school   student blog  
Week 1: We Can Do This!
  • June 28, 2017
  • Joliessa Seguin

I've learned that being the first to introduce yourself or crack a joke can make the first day less stressful. It breaks the ice and makes everyone a little less tense.

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Keywords: nail school   student blog  
Meet Saniyyah!
  • April 20, 2017
  • Saniyyah Patrick

Hello, my name is Saniyyah Patrick, and I’m from Philadelphia, Pa. Before I decided to enroll in the nail tech program at Queen Beauty Academy, I was a stay-at-home mom and also a full-time student pursuing a degree in applied science with a concentration in surgical technology.

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Keywords: nail school   student blog  
Week 24: I'm Finally a Licensed Nail Technician!
  • April 10, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

This week was my final week as a nail tech student. I can't believe it's over already. It went by so fast and I'm so proud to say I am now a licensed nail tech because I already passed my state board exams for my temporary license!

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Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives   CND   nail school   student blog   Tippi Hedren  
Week 23: One More Week to Go!
  • April 3, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

This week I finished all of my required services. On Monday, one of the cosmetology students asked me to do her nails after she saw my nail page. I gave her a full set and she loved it.

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Keywords: Kupa   nail school   student blog  
Week 22: Near the End and Still So Many Surprises
  • March 27, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

This week I had only one exam left and that was from the beginning of beauty school. I took it on Monday and scored 100% on it so I'm very happy. I have no exams and no hours to make up.

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Keywords: student blog   student tests  
Week 21: Two More Weeks to Go!
  • March 20, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

It was the day I've been waiting for forever — IBSNY! But on Monday after I came back to class from training, one of my classmates told me that my school had announced that morning that IBSNY was not going to be open Tuesday due to severe weather, so everyone had to go right then on Monday. But they didn't call me or anyone else who wasn't there, so we missed it! :-(

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Keywords: IBS   nail school   student blog  
Week 20: I Scored a Job!
  • March 15, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

This week was jam-packed! On Monday I got a call back from a salon owner that I interviewed with and I started training Wednesday. I'm so excited! I love the salon.The name is Bed of Nails.

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Keywords: nail school   student blog   student issues  
Week 19: Mock State Boards
  • March 6, 2017
  • Tiffant Williams

On Tuesday we began a mock State Board for the practical. It's pretty easy; the only thing is you have to remember every step and make sure you don't mess up at all.

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Keywords: state licensing   student blog   student tests  
WeeK 18: Still So Excited About Nails!
  • February 27, 2017
  • Tiffany Williams

My instructor has been telling me that I should try to take the state board for my temporary license. It's two,100- question exams. I was nervous but I decided to take it and see what I got.

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Keywords: state licensing   student blog   student issues  

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