This is the perfect course if you are just starting out in the nail industry. You will learn everything you need to know about the basics of natural nail care and gel polish techniques, giving you an excellent foundation upon which to build your skills. Beginner Manicure & Gel Polish is a great start if you want to be able to offer services straight away.

Cost: £510 (Deposit Required)

Duration: 3 Days (10am - 4pm) 18 hours over 2 weeks*

Certification: Accredited and insurable

Prerequisites: None - this is an entry level course

Model Required: Yes

Assessment: Written Assessment, Practical Critique & Case Studies

The course is over 3 days: Sunday & Monday, then a two week break followed by an assessment day held on either a Sunday or Monday.

In this course you will cover:

  • Health and Safety, including salon safety and hygiene

  • Chemistry of UV cured nail coatings

  • UV LED Lamps

  • Anatomy of the hands and nail unit

  • Nail diseases and service contraindications

  • Nail types and recommended treatments

  • Client consultation techniques and client aftercare

  • Shaping nails

  • Working safely with cuticles

  • Carrying out a basic manicure including scrub, mask & massage

  • How to apply colour gel polish

  • How to paint a French gel polish

  • Applying glitter to a gel polish

  • How to safely remove gel polish

Gel Polish & Manicure Kit Includes everything you need to start:

  • Beginner Manicure & Gel Polish Manual

  • Kaeso Red Berry Splash, Hand Soak 195ml

  • Kaeso Pink Grapefruit Drizzle, Hygiene Spray 195ml

  • Kaeso Mulberry & Pomegranate Sorbet, Hand Scrub 95ml

  • Kaeso Wild Berry Butter, Hand Mask 250ml

  • Kaeso Cranberry Sensation, Hand Treatment Cream 250ml

  • Emoki Nails Cuticle Oil 15ml

  • INK London - The Wipe

  • INK London - Pro Shiner

  • INK London - Pro File 240/240

  • INK London - Sponge Buffer 220/280

  • INK London - Sponge Buffer 100/180

  • INK London - KOOL48 LED Lamp

  • INK London - Fluid Rubber (Flubber) Base

  • INK London - 2 x Top Coat Rock

  • INK London - 6 x iLac Gel Polishes

  • INK London - Pre-Nail Prep (300ml)

  • INK London - Cleaner (300ml)

  • INK London - Remover (300ml)

  • INK London - Foil Remover Wraps

  • INK London - Additions Glitter

  • INK London - CUTEX-2 Chisel Pusher

  • INK London - I-NIPPER 4mm

  • Nitrile Gloves - Black

  • Cotton Wool