Meet A'Kia!
  • February 10, 2016
  • A'Kia Warrior

Meet NAILS' latest student blogger, A’Kia Warrior, and read about her first few weeks of school.

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   nail school   student issues  
Week 17 and 18: Focusing on Spa Manicures
  • October 21, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

These two weeks were spent slowing things down to really focus on proper execution of a spa manicure.

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Keywords: nail school   spa manicures   student issues  
Week 15 and 16: Learning CND Brisa Gel
  • October 21, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

Advance Beauty College is a CND partner school, which means CND Education Ambassadors visit our campus.

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Keywords: CND   gel enhancement   nail school   student issues  
Week 13 and 14: 200 Hours Down
  • October 21, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

A little more than three months down as a part-time nail tech student and I’ve officially completed 200 hours!

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Keywords: manicures   nail school   student issues  
Week Eleven and Twelve: My First Client
  • August 25, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

At ABC, manicuring students who have logged at least 100 hours are eligible to take on clients if they feel ready.

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Keywords: nail school   student issues  
Week Nine and Ten: Spa Manis, Nail Art, and More
  • August 22, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

During week ten, I got an introductory demo to spa manicures and I even got to practice.

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Keywords: nail art   nail school   student issues  
Week Seven and Eight: #NailSchoolChronicles
  • August 21, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

I’ve been doing a very good job at documenting my experience in real time via my nail-focused Instagram page. 

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Keywords: acrylics   nail school   nail students  
Week Five and Six: Props to the Acrylic Faithful
  • July 24, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

When week six rolled around, things got real. It was time to work with liquid and powder.

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Keywords: nail school  
Week Three and Four: Making Nail Friends
  • July 23, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

Nail school isn’t a competition, it’s a community. You need friends to make the experience one that’s worthwhile.

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Keywords: CND   nail school   Premiere Orlando   schools   student issues  
Weeks 18-20: The End and The Beginning!
  • July 6, 2015

I spent all of this week working with my drill. I found yet another video by Young Nails, titled “I-Formation Filing,” and because of it I have been making some really smooth and even nails! There is always more to learn, but I am a lot more confident with the drill now.

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Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives   cosmetology schools   scholarships   student issues   Young Nails  
Week One and Two: A Major Adjustment
  • June 17, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

I knew tackling nail school as a full-time editor would not be easy, and to be honest, I underestimated the commitment.

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Keywords: manicures   nail school   nail tips   student issues  
Meet Nails 101 New Student Blogger (and Associate Editor at NAILS) Sigourney Nuñez
  • June 10, 2015
  • Sigourney Nuñez

I’ve been on staff for one year and I’m excited to share my nail school journey that is just starting. 

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   student issues  
Weeks 16-17: Preparing for the Finish Line!
  • June 9, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

Week 16: This week four more students arrived and two of my love bugs graduated. I’m next!

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   exams   student issues   student tests  
Weeks 14-15: Safety and Smarts!
  • May 27, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

After this week, I am convinced that I can perform a manicure/pedicure service with my eyes closed!

 

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Keywords: healthy working   natural nail care   salon safety   salon sanitation   student issues  
Week 11-13: Seven More Weeks!
  • May 11, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

See what NAILS 101 student blogger Brittany Machelle has been up to for the past three weeks.

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Keywords: acrylics   student issues   Young Nails  

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