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Week 5: First Test Aced!
  • February 24, 2016
  • A'Kia Warrior

Who took their first test and scored 100%? Yes, that would be me!

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   student blog   student issues  
Week 4: Another Week Complete!
  • February 19, 2016
  • A'Kia Warrior

Another week complete! Sometimes it feels like the week goes by so slow, but then I look up and realize I completed another week! I had a moment this week where I questioned whether I could really continue to do this or not.

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   student issues  
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  
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  
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 Eight and Nine: The Journey Continues
  • April 13, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

Manicures and pedicures are always highly requested, but the temperature in South Carolina is increasing and so are requests for pedicures.

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   gels   student issues  
Week Four: Time Out
  • March 3, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

This week was really short because we missed some days due to the weather.

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   student issues   student tests  
Week Three: Going For It
  • February 23, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

This week we covered personalities in my Salon Success class. I learned that I am introvertedly intuitive and a structured thinker (I am an introvert, intuitive, structured, and thinking as opposed to sensing).

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Keywords: acrylics   cosmetology schools   polka dot nail art   student issues  
Week Two: Shapes and Sizes
  • February 18, 2015
  • Brittany Michelle

This week was all about book work and practicing with acrylics. I completed seven out of 10 chapters, and played with creating different nail shapes. I also performed a few manicures and pedicures on real clients. Yes, I’m touching people now!

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Keywords: Beauty Changes Lives   cnd   cosmetology schools   scholarships   student issues  
Week One: No Time Wasted
  • February 11, 2015
  • Brittany Machelle

The first week of school went by fast. I actually feel like I’ve been here longer than a week. Everyone is so welcoming, and all of the departments — nails, esthetics, cosmetology, financial aid — mix and mingle, which is great!

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Keywords: blogs   cosmetology schools   OPI Products   student issues   Tammy Taylor Nails  
Meet Student Blogger Brittany Machelle
  • January 29, 2015

Hello Beautiful Beings! My name is Brittany Machelle. I was born and raised in Charleston, S.C. I have traveled away many times, but life always brings me back to my roots, so this is where I will become an amazing nail technician.

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Keywords: blogs   cosmetology schools   student issues  
Week Eight: Beauty Changes Lives
  • October 20, 2014
  • Tisha Allen

I am so excited to say that my nail tech school tuition will be paid in full! Last week, the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation announced the CND|BCL|Tippi Hedren Nail Technology Scholarship recipients, and I was completely surprised and honored to have been chosen as one of the 10 winners.

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Keywords: 3-D nail art   Beauty Changes Lives   cnd   competitions   cosmetology schools  
Week Two: A Rough Start
  • September 8, 2014
  • Tisha Allen

The second week of school got off to a rough start. I spent most of my week finalizing my submission video for the Beauty Changes Lives /CND /Tippi Hedren Nail Technology Scholarship. The scholarship is for nail tech students, giving them the opportunity to win the full cost of their nail technology tuition to an accredited school.

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Keywords: acrylics   Beauty Changes Lives   cnd   cosmetology schools   scholarships  
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: cnd   cosmetology schools   essie   OPI Products   pink-and-whites  
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 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  
Week 22: Beauty Changes Lives
  • March 31, 2014
  • Jessica

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Keywords: cosmetology schools   education   student issues  


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