Week 1: An Exciting Introduction!
  • September 2, 2014

Where do I begin?  I really have so much to talk about, and I am so excited! I never imagined that my first week would have been so packed with information on several different nail enhancement products and services, nor did I ever think that I would perform an actual manicure my second day of class — yikes!

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   student issues   student tests  
Meet Student Blogger Tisha Allen
  • August 21, 2014
  • Tisha Allen

Hi, I’m Tisha Allen, an aspiring nail technician who has vivid goals of taking the nail care industry by storm!

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   schools   student issues  
Week Three: Going the Extra Mile
  • July 21, 2014
  • Harriet Gibson

This week I have been doing some extra training aside from nails.  Here in the U.K., it’s expected that nail salons provide beauty and tanning services too. You’ve got to be a triple threat!

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Keywords: acrylics   clients   eyelash   schools   student issues  
Week Two: Real Live Humans!
  • July 14, 2014
  • Harriet Gibson

You may recall that I was worrying about working on clients last week. Well, it turns out that real, live clients caused me a couple of headaches in week two.

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Keywords: client issues   schools   student issues  
Week One: Hectic but Fun!
  • July 7, 2014
  • Harriet Gibson

My first week has been a hectic one, and my mind is well and truly boggled.

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   EZ Flow   nail art   student issues  
Meet Harriet
  • June 25, 2014
  • Tracy Rubert

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   newbie   schools   student issues  
Update: I finished school!
  • April 28, 2014
  • Jessica

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Keywords: schools   student issues  
Guest Post: A Student's Trip Report from ABS Chicago 2014
  • April 2, 2014
  • Lucien Henderson

Nail manufacturer Lucien Henderson is attending nail school and instead of being an exhibitor at ABS Chicago, he went as a student this year.

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Keywords: Akzentz   America's Beauty Show   CND   Empower Nail Art   Essie  
Week 22: Beauty Changes Lives
  • March 31, 2014
  • Jessica

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   education   student issues  
Week 21: Are We Done Yet?
  • March 20, 2014
  • Jessica

Three weeks to go!

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Keywords: education   student issues  
Week 20: Home Stretch
  • March 10, 2014
  • NAILS Magazine

Wrapping up the last of my required procedures, connecting with nail pros, and pre-filing for state board sums up my week!I am officially done with my required procedures in school, and I am so ready to

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Week 19: I Love Pedicures!
  • February 28, 2014
  • NAILS Magazine

My classmates think I'm weird because I love pedicures. It’s not just about cute polish on our toes; it’s everything that we normally don't think about, like how much we neglect our feet but how important

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Keywords: pedicures  
Week 18: A Slow Valentine’s Week
  • February 19, 2014
  • NAILS Magazine

Valentine's Day is behind us. We practiced so much artwork with a Valentine’s theme, gearing up for our open house and Valentine’s events and happenings, and the only request I had was for Rasta colors!— JessicaNormal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONE

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Keywords: student issues  
Week 17: Almost Finished
  • February 10, 2014
  • NAILS Magazine

I'm on the home stretch in my nail program. I am ahead of schedule with required procedures — just a few pedicures left.As I'm getting close to the end, I have had more questions/concerns with my

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Keywords: pedicures   student issues  
Week 16: Busy Week!
  • February 5, 2014
  • NAILS Magazine

For the last few weeks I had been feeling kind of — I don't know — out of it. Like my skill level was going backwards and I was starting to think maybe I wouldn't be

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Keywords: student issues  

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